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Chase Marriott Premier Credit Card Review (Discontinued) (2018.5 Update: Upgrade and Get 10k~50k Bonus Points!)

Chase Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card Review 2018.5 Update: Now you can upgrade this card to the new Chase Marriott Premier Plus. You can earn 10k~50k Marriott points after making one purchase before 2018.12.31. The number of bonus points may vary by people (YMMV). Upgrade link: https://www.chase.com/chasegreatrewards/catchall Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. If you are lucky to…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Mercedes-Benz Review (Discontinued)

Platinum Card from American Express Exclusively for Mercedes-Benz Review 2019.1 Update: This card will be automatically converted to the regular AmEx Platinum card, see here for official FAQs. 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 Earn 60,000 Membership Rewards (MR)…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Schwab Review (2018.6 Update: 60k Offer)

American Express Platinum Card for Schwab Review 2018.7.2 Update: AmEx Platinum now has a new benefit: Saks credit. “Get up to $100 in statement credits annually for purchases at Saks Fifth Avenue or saks.com on your Platinum Card. That’s up to $50 in statement credits from January through June and up to $50 in statement credits from July through December….
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Chase Marriott Bonvoy Business Credit Card Review (Discontinued)

Chase Marriott Bonvoy Premier Business Credit Card Review 2019.2 Update: This card is now discontinued. 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 75k offer: Earn 75,000 Marriott Points after spending $3000 in 3 months. The best offer is 100k offer, but we…
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Chase UA Club Credit Card Review (2017.10 Update: 50k Offer!)

Chase United MileagePlus Club Card (Chase UA Club) Review 2017.10 Update: Now there’s a 50k public offer! HT: reddit. Note that the first year annual fee is NOT waived. Considering this card falls under 5/24, and comparing with other 5/24 cards this card is not so good, so I don’t recommend it even if it has 50k offer. If you are interested…
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Luxury Card MasterCard Titanium Card Review

Luxury Card MasterCard Titanium Card Review Application Link Luxury Card MasterCard Titanium Card Benefits Earn 1 point per $1 spent on all purchases. You can redeem the points at a fixed 2 cents/point value for airfare, and 1 cent/point for cash back. 24/7 access to Luxury Card Concierge. They use the same provider as AmEx Platinum. Disadvantages Annual fee: $195,…
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Luxury Card MasterCard Black Card Review

Luxury Card MasterCard Black Card Review Application Link Luxury Card MasterCard Black Card Benefits Earn 1 point per $1 spent on all purchases. You can redeem the points at a fixed 2 cents/point value for airfare, and 1.5 cents/point for cash back. Complimentary Priority Pass Select (PPS) card: get access to 1000+ airport lounges. $200 Annual Airline Credit Toward Qualifying Airline Purchases…
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Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) Credit Card Review (2018.6 Update: 50k Offer)

Chase Sapphire Reserve Credit Card (CSR) Review 2017.05.22 Update: When the previous discussion was published, the official webpage hadn’t been changed. It was changed today. In this official webpage: https://creditcards.chase.com/credit-cards/chase-sapphire-reserve, the verbiage for the  travel credit now changed to: “Automatically receive up to $300 in statement credits as reimbursement for travel purchases charged to your card each account anniversary year.*” Previously it was “Each year,…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Goldman Sachs Review

The Platinum Card from American Express for Goldman Sachs Review This card has been there for years, but we didn’t mention it before. The main reason is that, it requires you to have a Goldman Sachs account to apply. However, you need to have $10M to be eligible to open a Goldman Sachs account. It is said that if you…
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Luxury Card MasterCard Gold Card Review

Luxury Card MasterCard Gold Card Review Application Link Luxury Card MasterCard Gold Card Benefits This card is 24K-gold plated! It’s really heavy: 22g, it is now the most heavy credit card that an ordinary person can get. Earn 1 point per $1 spent on all purchases. You can redeem the points at a fixed 2 cents/point value for cash back and airfare….
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Merrill Lynch Octave Credit Card Review (Discontinued)

Merrill Lynch Octave Review Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. Benefits Earn 2.5x Merrill Points on all purchases. The reward program are the same as the one for Merrill Plus credit card (discontinued). The points are worth up to 2 cents/point. See this post for a visualized point value distribution. The following is the official term about point value:…
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JP Morgan Reserve Credit Card Review (Identical to CSR, replaced JP Morgan Palladium)

JP Morgan Reserve Review This is a new card only for JP Morgan Private Client. It replaced JP Morgan Palladium. Its benefits are identical to Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR). Application Link JP Morgan Reserve. Note that this is only a benefit page, not the application link. You need to contact your private banker to apply. Benefits Earn 100,000 Ultimate Rewards (UR) points after…
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AmEx Centurion Card Review

American Express Centurion Card Review What is American Express Centurion Card? Probably quite a lot of people have heard the story that a Centurion Card tempts numerous beauties in the bar. Then what is the card on earth? Benefits The credit limit is infinity, and it is, according to the legend, the only credit card that can buy a plane directly…
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