Guide to Citi ThankYou® Points Written by Benjamin PapeMany knowledgeable travelers have found the value in flexible rewards points programs. With multiple redemption options including travel transfer partners, gift cards and more, the Citi ThankYou® points program is one of the best travel rewards options available today. Citi is a CardRatings advertiser.TABLE OF CONTENTSCITI CARDS THAT EARN THANKYOU® POINTS
HOW TO MAXIMIZE CITI THANKYOU® POINTS
Guide to Credit Card Travel Insurance Written by Benjamin Pape
TABLE OF CONTENTSWHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CREDIT CARD TRAVEL INSURANCE
WHAT DOES CREDIT CARD TRAVEL INSURANCE COVER?
WHAT IS CREDIT CARD TRAVEL INSURANCE GOOD FOR?
WHICH CREDIT CARDS OFFER TRAVEL INSURANCE?
SHOULD YOU BUY SUPPLEMENTAL TRAVEL INSURANCE COVERAGE IF YOU ALREADY HAVE INSURANCE THROUGH YOUR CREDIT CARD?
IS CREDIT CARD TRAVEL INSURANCE WORTH IT?
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Guide to Wells Fargo Go Far® Rewards Written by CardRatings.com
TABLE OF CONTENTSWHICH CREDIT CARDS EARN WELLS FARGO GO FAR® REWARDS?
HOW MUCH ARE GO FAR® REWARDS WORTH?
CAN I POOL MY GO FAR® REWARDS?
DO MY GO FAR® REWARDS EXPIRE?
[RELATED_ARTICLE]Wells Fargo's Go Far® Rewards program probably isn't the best known credit card rewards program out there, but that doesn't mean it isn't worth giving a second (or [...]
Guide to American Express® Membership Rewards® Written by Geoffrey Williams
TABLE OF CONTENTSWHICH CREDIT CARDS EARN AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS®?
HOW MUCH ARE AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS® POINTS WORTH?
ARE AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS® POINTS TRANSFERABLE TO OTHER LOYALTY PROGRAMS?
DO AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS® POINTS EXPIRE?
[RELATED_ARTICLE]In the 1970s American Express had a famous tagline in its commercials declaring that customers should never leave home without their American [...]
Guide to Chase Ultimate Rewards® points Written by Geoff WilliamsChase Ultimate Rewards® points— What are they? How do you earn them? How valuable are they?
In short, Chase Ultimate Rewards® points are something you earn by using certain Chase credit cards, which can then be redeemed for things like gift cards, cash back or travel.
Chase Ultimate Rewards® points are considered one of the most valuable [...]
Double dip to maximize your credit card rewards Written by Satta Sarmah-HightowerMassive welcome bonuses, strategic spending in specific categories or using your credit card for everyday purchases aren't the only way to rack up rewards.
Savvy consumers use another strategy to maximize bonuses: double dipping.
Double dipping can take several forms, from using a rewards card to book travel with your preferred airline and amassing miles or points [...]
A billion reasons to donate your credit card reward points Written by Geoff WilliamsCan you donate your credit card rewards? We'll cut to the chase: Yes, you can. Sure, a lot of people love cash-back rewards as a tool for saving money and getting perks you wouldn't otherwise get, but some people like to use their savings as a way to give a gift to a charity; it's [...]
Can credit cards help save for college? Written by Les MastersonThe average annual tuition and fees for a private four-year college is more than $32,000 - and that doesn't include books, meals, and room and board. A public four-year college is nearly $24,000 for out-of-state students.
That's just for one year.
Add up four years' worth of tuition, fees, books and room and board, and you're looking [...]
Survey: Who is cashing in on their credit card rewards? Written by Jennifer DossWhile credit card rewards can play an important role in attracting new credit card users, new research shows that not all credit card holders are actually cashing in on those rewards.
According to a 2016 online survey of 2,008 U.S. adults, of which 1,555 have a personal credit card, commissioned by CardRatings and conducted by the [...]
Are your credit card rewards taxable? Written by Geoff WilliamsUnless you're new to paying taxes, you probably aren't too surprised when you find out that you have to fork over 10 to 40 percent of your income at tax time - but income just means cold, hard cash, right? We're not talking about credit card rewards, are we?
Some of you probably aren't shocked [...]