If your college student is looking to start building credit, this week’s Free Money Friday offer from Citi could be a great fit. The Citi Thank You Preferred card has a $25 sign-up bonus, which always makes me smile and reminds me of my college days when I used to make money signing up for […]

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6 Steps to Use Credit Cards Strategically

Posted by Don on August 14, 2017

Many people see credit cards as a bad thing. They lead to overspending and debt, which leads to stress and never reaching your financial goals. Using credit cards strategically can help you reach your financial goals. You just have to be smart and disciplined when using them. When I got my first credit card in […]

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Susan G. Komen Pink Ribbon $150 Credit Card Bonus

Posted by Madison on July 28, 2017

The Susan G. Komen credit card from Bank of America just increased their sign up bonus to $150! The card, which is called the Pink Ribbon BankAmericard Cash Rewards credit card, earns 1-3% cash back on purchases. Bank of America also gives Komen 0.08% of all purchases. The $150 sign up bonus is our Free […]

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The Chase Ink Preferred card is offering 80,000 bonus points. The bonus points are worth $800 in cash or $1000 in travel. The preferred card is the newest version in a line of Chase Ink business credit cards. It earns 3% cash back on various categories; more if you redeem your points for travel. The […]

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Chase AARP Visa $200 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on July 14, 2017

The AARP credit card from Chase just doubled their sign up bonus to $200. The sign up bonus is usually $100. We joined AARP to get this card years ago. Despite common assumptions, you can join AARP at any age! Although to get the card and sign up bonus, you don’t actually need to join […]

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MLB BankAmericard Cash Rewards $150 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on July 7, 2017

The MLB card from Bank of America just increased their sign up bonus to $150! I applied for this card a month ago in my $4,927+ Credit Card Application Spree when the bonus was the standard $100. I’m not much of a baseball fan, however, I really don’t care what my credit cards look like […]

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Chase Disney $200 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on June 30, 2017

If you are planning a trip to Disney soon, the sign up bonus on the Disney Visa card might come in handy! The Disney card is offering a $200 gift card right now. We recently picked up this card in our $4,927+ Credit Card Application Spree for Summer Travel. It’s this week’s Free Money Friday. […]

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New Capital One Premier Dining $100 Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on June 23, 2017

A reader just gave me a heads up on a new card from Capital One. The Premier Dining Rewards credit card offers a $100 sign up bonus. I know the easy $100 sign up bonuses are popular with readers! The card offers 3% cash back on dining, which is great if you don’t like switching […]

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A reader, Dave recently asked about the best way to offset the airfare expense to Hawaii. During my recent $4,927+ Credit Card Application Spree I mentioned the US Bank Skypass card. Most people will gloss over this card and Skypass bonus miles if you aren’t familiar with Korean Air. However, if you have ever wanted […]

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Southwest increased their signup bonus on the Rapid Rewards Plus credit card from Chase for a limited time to 60,000 miles. It was 40,000 bonus points. Last time we reviewed Southwest a longtime reader, Richard, sent us a survey that tested airlines for frequent flyer award seat availability. Southwest topped the list five years in […]

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