10 Hip Hotels That Allow You to Earn and Use Points

Update: Some of the offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express, Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express To help you maximize your hotel points – and your impeccable taste in lodgings – TPG Assistant Editor Melanie Wynne explores 10 ways to be…

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: The 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…

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…

Hotel Credit Cards That Offer Free Nights Every Year

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Marriott Rewards Premier Visa, Club Carlson Visa A big trend with hotel credit cards is to offer free nights annual- whether it be after hitting a certain spend threshold or simply for renewing the card. These annual free nights can…

Top 25 Travel Credit Cards With The Lowest Bonus Minimum Spending Requirements

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Platinum Card from American Express, Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express, Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express, Delta Reserve Credit Card, Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite MasterCard With so many great current credit card offers out there – including the…

Top Current Credit Card Offers With First Year Annual Fee Waived

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN, The Business Platinum Card from American Express, Capital One Venture Card Rewards Credit Card, Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express, Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express, United MileagePlus…

Maximize Monday: Transferring Hotel Points to Airline Miles

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – The Platinum Card from American Express A lot of readers sent in questions regarding Club Carlson’s recent unannounced devaluation of its option to convert Gold Points into airline miles with its various partners, so for today’s Maximize Monday post, I…

Update On My Recent Delta Business Platinum and Ink Plus Applications

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN, Platinum Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card Last Thursday I decided to bite the bullet and apply for two of the most lucrative credit card offers I’ve seen this year: 1) Platinum Delta…

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…