What Is The Best Credit Card to Maximize Points Earning On A Road Trip?

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here: Platinum Card from American Express, SimplyCash Business Card from American Express TPG Reader Patrick emailed me to ask about which credit card to use during a road trip: “I’m planning a cross-country road trip in May-June of this year, driving from Los Angeles to…

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, Business Platinum Card from American Express, Capital One Venture Rewards Card Chase just announced that beginning June 1, 2013, the United MileagePlus Explorer Card will no longer charge a 3% foreign transaction fee. This is a nice…

Maximize Points On Gas Spending And Gift Cards

High gas prices got you feeling like this? (Image: Fotolia) It’s been a long, hot, expensive summer driving season. Not only have gas prices been rising all summer, but Tropical Storm/Hurricane Isaac will continue to disrupt oil drilling and distribution in the Gulf of Mexico, and we’re looking at more pain at the pump for…

Travel Tuesday Top 10: Tips for Saving on Car Rentals

Update: The offer mentioned below for the Platinum Card from American Express has expired. View the current offer here.  The summer driving season is upon us, and with gas prices so high, I thought it would be helpful to put together this list of the top 10 ways to save on car rentals so you can…