Taking Advantage of Your BankAmeriDeals

One of the perks offered by Bank of America to all of their credit and debit card holders is the BankAmeriDeals program. While this program doesn’t seem to be advertised a lot, it can account for significant savings, up to 15% cash back, when the deals are available and selected at specific merchants.  Today we will go over how to add these deals in order to make sure you are taking advantage of your BankAmeriDeals. Continue reading Taking Advantage of Your BankAmeriDeals

Chase to End Ultimate Reward Transfers to Amtrak Guest Rewards

Following up on the news that Amtrak Guest Rewards and Bank of America have launched new co-branded credit card products, yesterday it was announced that beginning Dec 8th, 2015 Chase will no longer be offering UR transfers to the Amtrak Guest Rewards loyalty program. Continue reading Chase to End Ultimate Reward Transfers to Amtrak Guest Rewards

Should Cash Back Cards Be In Your Portfolio?

Update:  Much has changed since this post, and some of these cards are no longer available.  For an updated list, see my current post on this topic:

Updated List Of Cash Back Cards To Consider

Should cash back cards be in your portfolio of credit cards?  I primarily focus on points and miles cards in my own rewards strategy, and that is why I write about those cards most of the time.  There is a place for cash back cards in your portfolio though, and I’ll explain how I personally use cash back cards in this post.

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Bank of America Launches New Amtrak Credit Cards

As posted yesterday on Million Mile Secrets, Bank of America has launched the new Amtrak credit cards, and there will be two options to choose from.  I am not generally a fan of Amtrak, but for people that travel on Amtrak frequently, it looks like it could be  good deal.

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Credit Card Issuers With That Let You Check For Pre-Qualified Offers

Many of the major credit card issuers let you check yourself to see if you are pre-qualified for any offers.  Although it is not guaranteed, it may improve your chances of approval.  This is a useful tool Continue reading Credit Card Issuers With That Let You Check For Pre-Qualified Offers