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…

Purchase Hilton Points for 0.5 Cents Apiece

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card, Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express If you missed last month’s promotion for buying Hilton points with up to a 100% bonus, you currently have another chance to stock up on HHonors rewards….

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…

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…

Transfer Citi ThankYou Points to Hilton HHonors With a Bonus

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card, Hilton Surpass Card from American Express Need a few more Hilton points to top off your account for a redemption? Good news! Now through Feburary 8, you’ll earn a bonus when transferring ThankYou points to…

Increased Hilton HHonors Sign-Up Bonus Ending Soon

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card, Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express Two co-branded Hilton HHonors credit cards have been offering higher-than-usual sign-up bonuses since early October, but they won’t be around for much longer. If you’re considering applying…

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

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card 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…

AA Mileage Earnings When Paying With Citi ThankYou Points & Cash

Back in August, we posted about how you’ll earn American Airlines award and elite miles when booking through the Citi travel portal. TPG reader Casey asked in the comments about how mileage earnings would be calculated when splitting the purchase between points and cash. So, we booked a flight to test it out. For my trip to Chicago for…