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Save ~$2,000+ on Hotels From Just One Credit Card Bonus (I’ll Show You the Trick!)

Why pay for hotel stays when you can save lots of money just by using points to book your room for free? The trick is collecting flexible points with a lucrative credit card … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, Hyatt, Million Mile Secrets

Think Outside the Box to Earn Sign-Up Bonuses With Different Card Products

Million Mile Secrets reader, Keola, tweeted: Can I apply for the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card and earn the sign-up bonus if I already have the Chase Sapphire Reserve? Unfortunately, Chase recently launched … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, American Express, Chase, Citi, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, Southwest

How Does a Citi Card Product Change Impact Earning Future Sign-Up Bonuses?

Million Mile Secrets reader, Laura, sent in a question on Facebook: I received the sign-up bonus from the Citi American Airlines Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard.  The Citi rules say you can NOT get the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets

The Best Limited-Time AMEX Card Offer Might NOT Be That Obvious

These 5 AMEX cards are currently offering their best-ever sign-up bonuses: Card Name Sign-Up Bonus Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express 50,000 Delta miles after you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets

The Faceoff: 3 Best Personal and Small Business Card Combos

Card Name Why I Like These Cards Together Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card and Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card and Earn my favorite flexible points Get access to bonus spending categories like travel, dining, cable … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Capital One, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets

Did You Mess Up? Here’s a Trick to Quickly Remove This Painful Card Fee

I always recommend paying your credit card balance in full each month.  Because the benefits of the miles & points you earn are offset by interest and late charges. But sometimes things happen … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Capital One, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets

Introducing the New Worst Use of Hilton Points!

Via View From the Wing, there’s a new way to use Hilton points!  And it totally stinks. You can now use Hilton points to shop on Amazon.com.  And while more options … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets

Why You Might Consider Paying Your Credit Card Balances Early

Million Mile Secrets reader, George, commented: Do banks care when you pay off your credit card balance?  Should I wait for the statement to close or pay the outstanding balance every … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets