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AmEx Cash Magnet Credit Card Review (2019.2 Update: $250 Offer)

AmEx Cash Magnet Credit Card Review 2019.2 Update: Now you may see $250 offer via incognito mode. Application Link AmEx Cash Magnet. Possible to see $250 offer with $1,000 spending requirement. Note that you have to use the incognito mode or empty the cache in your browser to see the $250 offer. If you can only see the $200 offer, please try a…
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BoA Cash Rewards Credit Card Review (2019.1 Update: “Pick Your Own 3%” Available Now)

Bank of America Cash Rewards Credit Card Review 2019.1 Update: “Pick Your Own 3%” is now starting to become available now. It seems to be rolled out slowly and everybody should be able to see it on Jan 14. HT: Reddit. 2018.12 Update: According to a thread on reddit, this card will let you choose your own 3% cashback category starting…
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Chase Marriott Premier Plus Credit Card Review (2019.1 Update: 3 FN or 75k Offer)

Chase Marriott Rewards Premier Plus Credit Card Review 2019.1 Update: Now the referral links have a different offer: 3 Free Night (FN) each up to 35k points. Although FNs are not so flexible, but 35k FN *3 are at least better than 75k points. 2018.8.26 Update: the new Marriott & SPG co-branded credit cards bonus limits is now effective. 2018.7…
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Marriott Quietly Loosened Its “No Blackout Dates” Policy

After its merge with SPG program, Marriott incorporated a lot of legacy SPG policies, including the No Blackout Dates policy, stating that if a standard room is available for sale by any means, it should be redeemable using points. However, we recently found that Marriott has changed its no Blackout Dates policy without announcement. Here’s the new policy: 3.2.n.  The…
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Capital One Venture Credit Card Review (2018.12 Update: 75k Offer Is Expired)

Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card Review 2018.12 Update: 75k offer is now expired. The current offer is 50k. 2018.11 Update: The new offer is 75k! Somehow the official landing page is showing only 50k now, however, we still find a 75k link (see below). Act fast before it dies! BTW, Capital One miles will become transferable soon! Application Link Capital…
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Capital One Spark Miles Business Credit Card Review (2019.2 Update: 50k Offer)

Spark Miles from Capital One Review 2019.2 Update: The offer is 50k now. 2018.11 Update: The new offer is 50k+150k (the 150k part requires $50k spending in total), very suitable for big spenders. BTW, Capital One miles will become transferable soon! Application Link Capital One Spark Miles Benefits 50k offer: earn 50,000 Miles after spending $5,000 in the first 3 months….
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Capital One Spark Cash Business Credit Card Review (2019.2 Update: $500 Offer)

Spark Cash from Capital One Review 2019.2 Update: The offer is $500 now. 2018.11 Update: The new offer is $500+$1,500 (the $1,500 part requires $50k spending in total), very suitable for big spenders Application Link Capital One Spark Cash Benefits $500 offer: earn $500 after spending $5,000 in the first 3 months. Earn 2% cash back on all purchases. Disadvantages $95…
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BoA Air France KLM Credit Card Review (New Card Announced, 25k Bonus Offer)

BoA Air France KLM World Elite Mastercard Review Application Link BoA Air France KLM Benefits 25k Sign-Up Bonus: earn 25,000 FlyingBlue Miles after spending $1,000 in first 3 months.  We value FlyingBlue Miles at 1.3 cents/point (Airline Miles Value), so the 25k points offer worths about $325. Earn 3 miles per $1 spent on Air France / KLM and other…
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Capital One Savor Credit Card Review (2018.8 Update: Revamped, $500 Offer!)

Savor Rewards from Capital One Review 2018.8 Update: This card used to be a no annual fee card with 3% cashback on dinning. Today Capital One suddenly changed it to a $95 annual fee card with 4% cashback on dinning, and at the same time made a new card called SavorOne which has exactly the same benefits as the previous…
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BoA Travel Rewards Credit Card Review (2018.7 Update: 25k Offer!)

Bank of America Travel Rewards Credit Card Review 2018.7 Update: The new offer is 25k, and this is the best offer ever on this card! Application Link BoA Travel Rewards. BoA Travel Rewards for Students. Note: student version has the same benefits as the regular version except the sign-up bonus. We suggest students apply for student version, non-students apply for non-student version,…
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Citi AAdvantage MileUp Credit Card Review (2018.7 Update: 10k+$50 Offer)

Citi AAdvantage MileUp Review 2018.7 Update: This card is now available for application, sign up bonus is 10k+$50. All Citi AAdvantage Bronze cards will automatically be converted to this new card. Application Link Citi AAdvantage MileUp Benefits 10k + $50 offer: earn 10,000 AAdvantage Miles and $50 statement credit after spending $500 in first 3 months. We value AA Miles…
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BoA Amtrak Guest Rewards Credit Card Review (2019.1 Update: 30k Offer Is Expired)

Bank of America Amtrak Guest Rewards World MasterCard Review 2019.1 Update: The 30k offer is expired. Only 20k now. 2018.7 Update: The 30k offer is back, HT: reddit. Application Link BoA Amtrak Guest Rewards Benefits 20k offer: earn 20,000 bonus points after you make at least $1,000 in purchases on your new card within 90 days of account opening. The recent best…
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Barclays Arrival Premier Credit Card Review (Discontinued)

Barclays Arrival Premier World Elite MasterCard Review 2018.10 Update: This card is no longer available. Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. If you are lucky to have this legacy credit card, you can still enjoy its original benefits. Benefits 75,000 MILES EACH YEAR if you spend $25,000 on purchases. After that, keep earning UNLIMITED 2X MILES on…
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Capital One Quicksilver Credit Card Review (2018.7 Update: $200 Offer)

Capital One Quicksilver Rewards Credit Card Review 2018.7 Update: There’s a $200 offer now. HT: DoC. Application Link Capital One QuickSilver Benefits $200 offer: earn $200 after spending $1,000 in first 3 months. This is the recent best offer, get it now if you are interested in this card. Earn 1.5% cash back on all purchases. No annual fee. Disadvantages…
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Chase Ink Unlimited Business Credit Card Review (New Card: 50k sign-up bonus!)

Chase Ink Business Unlimited Card‎ Review Application Link Chase Ink Unlimited Benefits 50k offer: earn 50,000 Ultimate Rewards (UR) points after spending $3,000 within the first 3 months of card membership. We estimate that Ultimate Rewards (UR) points are worth about 1.6 cents/point, see below for a brief introduction. So the 50k sign-up bonus could be worth about $800! Earn…
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