Chase Isn’t Allowing Product Upgrades to the Ink Preferred

Earlier this month, Chase launched its latest business credit card: the Ink Business Preferred Card. With the addition of the card to Chase’s lineup, the issuer is no longer accepting new applications for its predecessor, the Ink Plus Business Card. Now, Million Mile Secrets shared that you must apply for the Preferred Card as a new…

British Airways 10% Visa Discount Extended Through 2017

Great news for transatlantic fliers: British Airways just extended the 10% discount for buying British Airways flights with a Visa card. While this promotion is targeted at British Airways Visa Signature Card holders, there have been plenty of reports from readers that they’ve successfully applied this promo code to British Airways flight purchases made using other Visa credit cards….

5 Credit Card Perks You Might Not Know About

You’ve studied credit cards to recognize which sign-up bonus offers are best. You’ve taken extra care to understand which time of year will deliver additional points in certain spending categories. You’ve researched hotels and airlines to know where you can make the most of the stockpile of points in your account. But have you spent time comparing the small details of…

How to Turn a Luggage Delay Into a Free Shopping Spree

We’ve all been there — watching as bag after bag tumbles aimlessly on top of others already on the carousel with the same aggravating disregard for order as a monkey has playing Tetris. And as we ponder the effects of gravity and friction on luggage, we wait for the appearance of one familiar bag to snap us out of…

How Can I Find out About Chase Sapphire Events in Advance?

TPG reader Gail sent me a tweet to ask about VIP experiences through Chase: “How do I find out when Chase Sapphire events become available so I don’t miss out?” The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card and Chase Sapphire Reserve Card routinely rank among my favorite travel rewards cards. Both offer lucrative benefits and transfer partners that get plenty of attention,…

Which Credit Card Maximizes Rewards With Uber and Lyft?

TPG reader Cole sent me a message on Facebook to ask about earning rewards for Uber: “Is Uber considered a travel expense, and if so, which credit card should I use to pay for Uber charges?” One important step to maximizing your rewards is knowing how each purchase is categorized. Credit card issuers don’t always agree about what qualifies as…

Exploring San Juan’s Street Art, Rainforests and Castles

Puerto Rico has so much to offer: blissful beaches at every turn, plenty of cultural tourism and El Yunque, the only tropical rainforest in the US. It’s an ideal spot to visit, especially for American travelers, since it’s so easy to get to from the US and super-affordable. You can often find amazing flight deals…

5 Things to Look for in a Credit Card for Holiday Purchases

It seems hard to believe, but the holiday season is nearly upon us (though if you’ve visited a retailer like Target or Home Depot recently, you could be fooled into thinking it started in October). This typically means increased spending on gifts for family members and loved ones, and for many readers, that includes swiping…

Earn 20,000 Marriott Points for Each Credit Card Referral

Know someone that could benefit from the Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card? Chase and Marriott are offering a 20,000-point bounty for each friend you refer who signs up for the card through your referral link. And there isn’t a catch; those you refer will still get the public 80,000-point sign-up bonus after spending $3,000 in the…

7 of the Most Unique and Rewarding Credit Card Perks

We spend a lot of time talking about earning points and miles on travel rewards credit cards here at TPG. Whether you’re utilizing limited-time sign-up bonuses or taking advantage of bonus categories for everyday spending, these cards are a great way to unlock fantastic redemptions like first-class flights and luxurious hotel rooms. However, they can also open…