Category: Credit Cards

Max out the Q2 2018 Chase Freedom bonus!

One of the best credit cards on the market right now for bonus spend is the Chase Freedom card. Specifically, the Chase Freedom offers 5x the points per dollar spent in rotating quarterly categories — up to $1,500. Depending on how much you value Chase Freedom points, and where you decide to use them, these ...

Should you get a credit card for an airline you fly regularly?

Starting this blog, and diving in head first to the world of points and miles has been such a good experience. I have learned so much, and hopefully able to help some people along the way. But one of my favorite things is being able to help those closest to me. In order to learn ...

Does Budget Truck Rental count as travel for Chase?

I learned the hard way how Chase classifies travel when it comes to rental "vehicles"

Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Hotel pool in the evening.

Chase Ultimate Rewards: Transferring rewards to Chase transfer partners

This is a continuation in the short series I have begun that goes over Chase Ultimate Rewards and the many different ways in which you can consolidate, transfer, and utilize the extremely valuable reward points. Transferring between personal accounts (combining points) Transferring from a business account to a personal account Transferring Chase points to a travel partner ...

Delta Resort Victoria, British Columbia

Chase Ultimate Rewards: Transferring between personal accounts

This is the first installment of a series I will be starting that goes over the many different ways you can transfer and utilize Chase Ultimate Rewards points. Here is a tentative list of the topics I intend to cover: Transferring between personal accounts (combining points) Transferring from a business account to a personal account ...

My 2 cents on the Delta and Men’s Curling situation

Even though it seems like this situation has been beaten to death, I wanted to throw out my 2 cents on the Delta situation with US men’s curling. As an avid sports fan and av geek, especially with Delta, I feel it is my duty to weigh in — although, I know better than anyone ...

What to do now that you have the Chase Freedom card

I’ve hinted at the credit cards I intend on adding to my wallet on a few different occasions. To put it simply, after getting approved for the Chase Sapphire Reserve I have been on a quest to complete the “Chase trifecta” — ultimately maximizing the amount of Chase Ultimate Rewards I earn on every dollar spent. ...