Barclaycard Arrival Plus $525+ Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on September 16, 2016

The Barclaycard Arrival Plus card just increased their sign up bonus to 50,000 miles! You can redeem the miles for a $500 statement credit. You’ll get an extra bonus on the travel redemption, so it’s really a $525+ offer! The 50,000 mile sign up bonus is for a limited time; normally the sign up bonus […]

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Fidelity $100 Spending Bonus for Existing Cardholders

Posted by Madison on September 2, 2016

Fidelity is sweetening the deal for you to start using your recently converted Fidelity Rewards 2% Cash Back Credit Card. After the switch from American Express to Elan this summer, they just sent out mailers reminding you to activate your card. Open it! I almost threw it away since it just looks like a reminder […]

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Chase rolled out a new Chase Sapphire Reserve card this week with one of the highest sign up bonuses I have ever seen! The sign up bonus is 100,000 points and the card includes $300 annual travel credits. When you do the math on this one, it’s a very lucrative bonus easily worth over $1,500. […]

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Schwab Investor Card $100 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on August 19, 2016

If you took advantage of the Schwab Checking and Brokerage $100 Sign Up Bonus, you may be interested in the Schwab credit card. The Schwab Investor Card from American Express earns a flat 1.5% cash back and comes with a $100 sign up bonus. The catch is that you need to have a Schwab brokerage […]

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US Bank 20,000+ Rio Olympic Point Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on August 5, 2016

I held off on US Bank applications during our last $4,500 Credit Card Application Spree because I knew the Olympics were coming up. Just like clockwork the US Bank Flexperks sign up is back with an additional bonus based on the medal count. The standard sign up bonus is 20,000 points. Four years ago, I […]

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Save Money with Roadside Assistance from a Credit Card

Posted by Madison on August 4, 2016

A couple weeks ago one of our cars broke down. My husband called me at home and asked if we had roadside assistance. He implied that one of the zillion credit cards we have should have it as a benefit. He was right, but it’s in that long section of credit card benefits I usually […]

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Starwood 2,500 Point Bonus to Add Authorized User

Posted by Madison on July 29, 2016

Starwood is offering a free 2,500 points when you add an authorized user to your American Express account. Put this one in the easy column since it took about 30 seconds. I’m a fan of easy Starwood points since we redeemed them for free hotels on our Disney trip and for free hotels on holiday […]

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American Express Simply Cash Plus $250 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on July 15, 2016

We use our Simply Cash Business card from American Express to earn 5% cash back on our cell phone bill. American Express rolled out a new Simply Cash Plus Business card this year expanding the limits on cashback. The limits were already pretty high, so I don’t find that to be very exciting, but I […]

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Capital One Quicksilver $100 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on July 8, 2016

Readers often ask about easy sign up bonuses with a low spending requirement on cards that you can use for everyday purchases. The Capital One Quicksilver Cash Rewards Credit Card is just that, a no annual fee card that earns a flat 1.5% cash back without rotating categories and comes with a $100 sign up […]

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Alaska Airlines 30,000 Mile Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on June 24, 2016

A reader just let me know about an increase in the sign up bonus for the Alaska Airlines Visa card. The bonus in now 30,000 miles; we picked up this card earlier this spring when the sign up bonus was only 25,000 miles. In addition, they offer an annual companion fare on a round trip […]

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