Airline Miles Credit Cards

Credit card competition heats up for frequent world travelers Written by
January 29, 2011
In 2010, credit card companies battled for affluent customers with enhanced reward programs. In 2011, the battle for the most profitable credit card accounts will take place on the concourses of the world's airports. As banks rethink their approach to merchant service charges, the pressure's on to find customers who will make up in repeat [...] Posted in: Airline Miles Credit Cards
Airline Credit Cards Become Increasingly Restrictive Written by
July 29, 2009
If you've flown recently, you've probably run into some sales associates hawking travel rewards credit cards. Air miles cards might seem like a good value, especially if you'd like to use some reward miles to cover the cost of an upcoming trip. However, I can think of at least four strong reasons why you should be [...] Posted in: Airline Miles Credit Cards
Blogging to Teach Consumers About Credit Card Utilization Written by Mike Killian December 5, 2008 Editor's Note: This article is part of a popular Q & A format series in which we interview experts and industry professionals that have made significant contributions to the credit card industry.One of the most interesting aspects of an interviewer's job is that every subject has something to teach. As an interviewer and consumer, I [...] Posted in: Airline Miles Credit Cards Credit Card Education
Celebrate Freedom by Donating Credit Card Frequent Flyer Miles to our Service Men and Women Written by Mike Killian September 13, 2006 Operation Hero Miles was created by Congressman Ruppersberger(D-MD) in October, 2003. The program allows troops stationed in Iraq or Afghanistan to fly home on leave for free. It also gives family members of wounded servicemen and women free plane tickets to visit their loved ones recovering at military hospitals across the country. If you ever [...] Posted in: Airline Miles Credit Cards
Consumer Tips on Redeeming Credit Card Frequent Flyer Miles Written by Mike Killian June 15, 2006 In a Knight Ridder newspaper article entitled Strapped Airlines Making It Tougher To Redeem Miles, the assertion is made that frequent flyer miles have become a form of currency that can be used to purchase many types of everyday products and services, including cameras, hotel stays, and meals. On the flip side, the article also [...] Posted in: Airline Miles Credit Cards

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