Starwood American Express 25,000 Point Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on February 17, 2017

The Starwood American Express card sign up bonus is for 25,000 points. Starwood points are some of my favorite hotel points! We redeemed the sign up bonuses for free hotels on our Disney World trip and for free hotels on multiple holiday ski trips. It’s time to celebrate Free Money Friday. How to Get Your […]

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Wells Fargo Cash Wise Visa $150 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on February 10, 2017

Wells Fargo is offering a $150 sign up bonus on their Cash Wise Visa card. The card also earns 1.5% cash rewards. If you use mobile payments, you’ll earn 1.8% during the first year. I mentioned this card earlier this week during my $4,292 Credit Card Application Spree. After picking up a $250 Sign Up […]

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$4,292 Credit Card Application Spree

Posted by Madison on February 8, 2017

It’s time for an application spree! Sign up bonuses from credit cards continue to be a big money maker for us. In addition, I pick up points that allow our family to travel on trips we wouldn’t otherwise take. Usually I alternate each spree with my husband. I’m trying something new this time around. After […]

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United 50,000+ Mile Sign Up Bonus from Chase

Posted by Madison on February 3, 2017

United just increased their sign up bonus to 50,000 miles on the Mileage Plus Explorer card from Chase. The regular bonus is 30,000 miles. In addition to the 50,000 miles that you can redeem for Free Flights, the card offers one free bag, 2 club passes and priority boarding. It’s our Free Money offer. How […]

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You can earn $120 per year from the Bank of America Better Balance card. It’s easy money and you can set it up automatically, but you need to set it up correctly to make it work. We’ve had this card for years but never fully optimized the earnings on it. One of the tricks is […]

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How to Maximize End of Year Travel Credits without Traveling

Posted by Madison on December 7, 2016

Thanks to my Huge $5,325+ Credit Card Application Spree I have a lot of credit cards with end of year offers that need redeeming. Many of these cards have calendar year travel credits available, but all of our travel for the holiday season is already booked and paid for. The good news is there’s a […]

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American Express Platinum 100,000 Point Sign Up Bonus Tonight

Posted by Madison on November 23, 2016

It’s back! The American Express Platinum sign up bonus is 100,000 points right now! The standard offer on the Platinum card is 40,000 points. If you are interested, you’ll want to drop everything and apply tonight. Last spring many readers missed this offer when it disappeared within an hour. Since I’m working on spending requirements […]

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Capital One Venture 40,000 Mile Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on November 11, 2016

We used the Capital One Venture card for free tickets to Disney World last year. Then we got a second Venture card and redeemed our bonus for free tickets to Universal Studios this year! If you are planning any trips to theme parks for a holiday gift, it’s an easy way to cut the cost […]

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American Express 2x Rewards for Small Business Shopping

Posted by Madison on November 4, 2016

One of my favorite holiday traditions is the American Express Small Business promotion for free statement credits. This year, it looks like there is a much different offer for spending at small businesses. I mentioned this promotion briefly in how to Use Plastiq to Pay Mortgage or Rent with a Credit Card. From now through […]

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Use Plastiq to Pay Mortgage or Rent with a Credit Card Today

Posted by Madison on October 31, 2016

Whenever there’s an opportunity to pay mortgage or rent with a credit card I get excited. Housing costs are typically most people’s biggest expense so ideally we’d like to pay them with a credit card to earn rewards. I’m also working on meeting the spending requirements for my Huge $5,325+ Credit Card Application Spree, so […]

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