New Chase Freedom Unlimited with $150 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on April 1, 2016

Chase just rolled out a new card called the Chase Freedom Unlimited card… not to be confused with the Chase Freedom card! It features unlimited cash back at 1.5% without any quarterly rotating categories. The sign up bonus for the new card is $150. It’s our Free Money Friday offer! How to Get Your $150 […]

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2nd Quarter 2016 5% Rotating Cash Rewards Credit Cards

Posted by Madison on March 29, 2016

2nd quarter cash back is here! It’s time to organize, activate and put your cards into a regular rotation. In addition, since we still have the opportunity to double our Discover it Cashback to 10% the Discover card again remains at the top of the quarterly rotation list! Reevaluate Quarterly Cash Rewards It’s our quarterly […]

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The American Express Blue Cash Preferred card just increased their sign up bonus to $250. In addition, they rolled out an additional offer for 10% cash back on wireless. If you maximize the offer it’s worth $450! The Blue Cash Preferred Card from American Express is the card that gives 6% cash back on groceries […]

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Citi Prestige Sign Up Bonus Worth Over $1,000

Posted by Madison on March 11, 2016

We just circled back on our $4,500 Credit Card Application Spree to pick up our 8th day Citi card. (Citi’s rules state that you can’t apply for two cards on the same day, you need to wait 8 days to apply for the second card). We got a Citi Prestige card… a card I never […]

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Starwood Highest Ever Sign Up Bonus: 35,000 Points

Posted by Madison on March 4, 2016

The Starwood American Express card just increased their sign up bonus to 35,000 points! This is the highest sign up bonus they’ve ever offered. The standard sign up bonus is 25,000 points and they usually bump it up to 30,000 points sometime during the summer. But it’s never been 35,000 points before! The offer is […]

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As I mentioned in our $4,500 Credit Card Application Spree Chase is changing the rules for those of us who apply for lots of credit cards. Earlier this week, we picked up the Chase Ink Plus Business card with a 60,000 point sign up bonus. The card was approved two days later before the new […]

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It’s time for one of my favorite traditions – an application spree! I sign up for a handful of my favorite credit card sign up bonuses at the same time. It’s not for everyone, and it has to be done very carefully; but if it’s done right, it can be a very lucrative way to […]

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Bank of America Cash Rewards $100 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on February 19, 2016

Since Bank of America announced their Preferred Rewards program that increases the bonuses, I’m revisiting the Bank of America cards. The BankAmericard Cash Rewards card sign up bonus is $100. The card earns 1-3% cash back on purchases, but could go as high as 3.3%-5.25% based on the category and rewards program tier. It’s Free […]

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2016 Citi Dividend Rewards Calendar

Posted by Madison on February 16, 2016

Each quarter I put together a list of the 5% cash back on rotating categories. However, just looking at the current quarter doesn’t give you the full picture. This is especially true for the Citi card since the total cash back you can earn with the card is $300 per calendar year; it doesn’t have […]

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Chase Freedom $150+ Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on February 12, 2016

As I was putting together the 2016 Chase Freedom Rewards Calendar this week, I noticed that the sign up bonus increased. I often forget about the sign up bonus on this card since I’ve had two Chase Freedom cards since 2000. Wow, 16 years! I use this card frequently for the 5% cash back on […]

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