How to Escape Debt in 2016

The new year is right around the corner and if you’re like most people, you’ve probably got a running list of resolutions to achieve and milestones to reach. If getting out of debt ranks near the top, now’s the time … Continue reading →

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Credit card mistakes to avoid – The Points Guy

Editor’s note: This is a recurring post, regularly updated with new information. Credit cards have the potential to be an incredibly valuable financial tool you can use to hit your goals. Whether you want to save money on your monthly bills, earn rewards for free travel, upgrade your travel experience or a mix of all …

Points and Miles Editor Ariana Arghandewal: My top 10 credit card stories of 2020

It’s been an interesting year in the world of rewards credit cards. We’re all home more, our spending patterns have changed and card issuers have introduced key changes to accommodate this new reality. Overall, the changes have been positive. With so many updates being rolled out, TPG writers have been busy capturing them all on …

American Express Now Offers Chat for Credit Card Verification Approval

When applying for a credit card, especially a business card, there are often some verifications questions necessary to clear up before getting approved. TwelveBall reports applying for an American Express business card and getting a pending message on the application. Interestingly, on the very same page, there was an option to chat and take care […]

Using Credit Cards During COVID-19

Since we’re in the middle of a pandemic, we’re all trying to figure out the new normal. Whether you’re working from home, have a houseful of kids to keep busy or find yourself facing financial uncertainty, everyone has at least a little adjusting to do. While you’re taking stock of your life and what you… Read More

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A complete guide to airline companion passes

Companion passes and fares offer a great opportunity to cut the cost of traveling for two. For a breakdown of the most common companion passes, including what they offer and how to earn them, read on.

What Is Cash Back?

Cash back is a rewards benefit that many credit cards offer to cardholders. By taking advantage of it, you’ll receive back a prespecified percentage of certain purchases you make. Many credit card companies will provide higher cash back rates on … Continue reading →

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