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Round Up: Get 2 Years Star Alliance Gold, Various Deals, Chase United Business Card...

Get 2 Years Star Alliance Gold (If You Transfer 250,000 to KrisFlyer) Gary Leff reports on a new twist to Singapore KrisFlyer's offer to grant you Star Alliance Gold status for a year if you transfer...

New Bonus Offer for Spend on Chase Cards

Each quarter, Chase offers some customers a bonus multiplier or other incentive for shifting spend on to their Chase co-brand card. These can obviously be a sweet way to rack up miles. This is the one...
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A History of the Citi Chairman and Citi Prestige Cards [2004 – 2021]

In light of the news from last year that the luxury-oriented Citi Prestige card has been discontinued, I thought it was time to give a timeline of the Citi Prestige, along with its predecessor,...

Should you Pay Taxes with a Credit Card? [2022]

Updated Jan 2022 to reflect that Pay1040 decreased their fee from 1.99% to 1.87%.  Should you pay taxes with a credit card? There is one credit card that I would pay my taxes on (and advise...
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[OFFER EXPIRED] Now 60,000 Point Bonus on Citi Premier

The 80,000 point offer has now expired.  I gave the heads up a few days in the MilesTalk Facebook group that this offer is about to end - because it officially is ;-) So, if you...
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[Apply by Jan 12th!] Amex Refreshes Business Platinum Card; Fee to Rise

If you've been thinking about applying for The Business Platinum Card® from American Express, you'll want to apply by January 12, 2022. That's because new applicants after that date will pay an extra $100 on their...
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The Chase Freedom 5X Grocery Bonus Offer is Ending Jan 12th

First, we learned that the Citi Premier's 80,000 point bonus offer is ending quite soon... And now, the Chase Freedom Flex and Freedom Unlimited bonus offers that include 5X on groceries for a year (on top...
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How to Fly Business Class to Europe With One Sign-Up Bonus

Note: The 80,000 point offer this article was written about has expired. The offer is now 60,000 points for the same spend. Please note accordingly as you read the article as the bonus is...
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Citi Prestige: Use $250 Travel Credit on Dining and Groceries in 2022

If you have the now-discontinued Citi Prestige card, Citi is going to let you use your annual travel credit on dining out (or in) and groceries for the third straight year, recognizing that although...

What to know about the Chase 5/24 rule on credit card signups [2022]

If you sign up for a lot of credit cards just to get the miles/points bonus (and why not?!), you need to know about the 5/24 rule from Chase, because it changes the rules...