Earn 80k Ultimate Rewards Points With the New Ink Business Preferred Card

Last month, Chase announced a new addition to its lineup of business cards: the Ink Business Preferred Card. If the 3x bonus categories piqued your interest, you’ll be happy to know that the application page for this card is now live — click here to apply. As reported earlier, the Ink Business Preferred Card is…

50,000-Mile Sign-Up Bonus on the United MileagePlus Explorer Business Card

If you’re looking to earn some extra United miles for an upcoming award flight, this current offer could be worth a look. You can now earn 50,000 MileagePlus miles when you’re approved for the United MileagePlus Explorer Business Card and spend $3,000 on purchases in the first three months. The standard offer for this card…

Chase Website Now Tracks Credit Card Bonus Spend

From the rotating quarterly 5x points/5% cash back categories with the Chase Freedom card to the incredibly lucrative (for small businesses in particular) 3x categories with the Amex Business Gold Rewards card, consumers and business owners alike have some pretty fantastic opportunities to earn tens or even hundreds of thousands of bonus points with their regular spend. But while some…

Why Are Transferable Points Worth More Than Other Rewards?

TPG reader Khant sent me a message on Facebook to ask about point valuations: “I noticed that you value Ultimate Rewards more than points or miles from any of Chase’s transfer partners. Why is that the case, and how do I get the higher value out of Ultimate Rewards points?” I tend to put a premium on programs…

Maximizing Chase Ultimate Rewards Points for Domestic Travel

In August, Chase introduced a fantastic new credit card that caused a stir among points and miles enthusiasts: the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card. The card is currently offering a sign-up bonus of 100,000 Ultimate Rewards points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening. This sign-up bonus is worth…

3 Questions to Ask Before Opening a Travel Credit Card

Before you start exploring the world, you need to explore the world of travel credit cards. It’s a landscape filled with loads of tempting offers — 50,000 bonus points after $4,000 in purchases, two free weekend nights after spending $2,500, 30,000 miles with $1,000 of purchases and more. With so many opportunities to earn additional free…

Top 10 Travel Rewards Credit Card Offers for November 2016

Every month, I put together this handy list of the top 10 current travel rewards credit card offers. This month’s list is going to look a little different, though. While you’ll still find all the relevant information you need about these cards and why I think they’re the best ones currently available, I’m going to…

5 Reasons to Consider the Chase Sapphire Preferred Over the Sapphire Reserve

Since it launched back in August, the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card has been the hot topic among points and miles enthusiasts. And it’s not hard to see why; this card offers a 100,000-point sign-up bonus (after you spend $4,000 in the first three months), a $300 annual travel credit you can use toward a wide variety…

9 Ways to Stretch Your Travel Rewards

Finding new ways to earn points and miles is an important part of being an award travel enthusiast, but there’s more to it than that. How strategically you spend your travel rewards is at least as important as how well you earn them. In today’s post, I want to discuss nine creative ways to stretch…

6 of the Coolest Marriott Experiences and SPG Moments Redemptions

When it comes to redeeming your hard-earned points and miles, you’ll generally get the best value by booking award flights or free hotel stays. However, there are exceptions to this rule, especially when it comes to one-of-a-kind events. We’ve written about many of these options in the past, including the Hilton HHonors Auction Platform and…