5 Things to Understand About Credit Before Applying for Cards

Credit cards are one of the easiest and quickest ways to earn points and miles — from sign-up bonuses to earning points on everyday spending and even getting some pretty neat perks on top of it all. It’s easy to get carried away with all of the options that are available, and it seems like issuers are…

Small Business Owners: Make Credit Card Spending Work for You

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN In Points Intervention, I help people get their awards earning on track. In the episodes below, I worked with a New York City restaurant owner, helping him to maximize points and miles to get…

Points Intervention: Paying Bills with a Credit Card

In Points Intervention, I help people get their awards earning on track. This month I’m working with small-business owners — just in time for them to take advantage of the Chase Ink Plus Business card’s current offer of 50,000 bonus points after a spend of $5,000 within the first three months. Intervention: Christophe Carón Episode…

Top Business Credit Cards with No Annual Fee

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here: The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN, Capital One Spark Miles for Business, Capital One Spark Cash for Business, The Blue for Business Credit Card from American Express, Ink Cash Business Card Part of maximizing your award travel is learning to weigh the value of…

Which Credit Card is Best for Large Business Expenditures?

TPG reader Mark sent me a question on Facebook: “I’m a business owner and charge between $100,000-$200,000 per month. I’ve been using the Citi AAdvantage & Executive Mastercard, but they don’t have high enough limits. Any suggestions?” As a business owner, it’s awesome to be able to put all of your business expenses on a points earning credit…

The Top Current Business Credit Card Offers

Update: Some offer mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here –Ink Cash Business Credit Card, The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN, Capital One Spark Miles for Business, Capital One Spark Cash for Business,  The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express With the current limited-time 60,000-point sign-up bonus…

Delta American Express Cards Waive Foreign Transaction Fees Starting Today – What Other Cards Don’t Charge Forex Fees?

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi ThankYou Premier, The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN Back in February, American Express announced that the Delta co-branded cards, including the Delta Gold, Platinum and Reserve cards, would start waiving foreign transaction fees as of May 1,…

Analyzing the Barclaycard Arrival Earn Ratio of 2.27% When Redeeming for Travel

Update: The offer mentioned below for the Capital One Venture Card has expired. View the current offer here. The BarclayCard Arrival Plus card has lowered the redemption bonus from 10% to 5%, read more about the changes here. The Barclaycard Arrival’s minimum spending requirement to earn the 40,000-mile sign-up bonus has tripled from $1,000 in 90 days to $3,000 in 90 days,…

Top Travel Credit Cards That Waive Foreign Transaction Fees

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi ThankYou Premier, Capital One Venture Card, The Platinum Card from American Express, The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN One of the main benefits I always look for when considering a travel credit card is whether or not it…

United MileagePlus Explorer Card Removes Foreign Transaction Fees

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – United MileagePlus Explorer Card, Platinum Card from American Express, The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express, Capital One Venture Rewards Card, Citi ThankYou Premier, British Airways Visa Chase just announced that beginning June 1, 2013, the United MileagePlus Explorer Card will no longer charge a…