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Amex Reverts to 5 Credit Card Limit

Some great news on the Amex front today.  Last May, Amex changed their internal application rules to limit the total number of cards you could have to be 4 credit card products and 10 Charge...
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Capital One Spark Cash Changes: Won’t Report to Personal Credit Bureaus

Updated October 26th, 2020 to clarify that this will apply only to accounts in good standing. Background Capital One has some great business credit cards. But the Spark Cash and Spark Miles have always had a...
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Amex Ending Guest Access for Centurion Lounges on Platinum Cards

File this under "What the hell are they thinking?" Doctor of Credit notes some changes today which are, in my opinion, poorly thought out. This applies to both the Amex Platinum and Amex Business Platinum cards...
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Chase Ultimate Rewards Points [Complete Guide]

Last Updated: March 2021 Chase Ultimate Rewards: How to Earn and Spend Them for Maximum Value By Anna Zaks, MilesTalk Guest Contributor <!-- In this guide: What are Chase Ultimate Rewards Points? How Do You Earn Chase Ultimate...

How Many Chase Credit Cards Can You Have?

Every credit card issuer has lots of rules that one is not likely to know about, but can result in credit card application denials. Anyone that has started to get into the credit card rewards...
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Chase’s 5/24 Rule – The Most Common Point of Confusion with Business Cards

One of the very first articles I ever wrote on MilesTalk was all about the Chase 5/24 rule. I keep it current because it's so important for planning your credit card strategy. If you aren't...
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Limited Time Amex Bonvoy Welcome Bonuses – up to 125,000 Points + Statement Credits

Through May 12, 2021, people that are eligible for a new American Express Bonvoy credit card can get pretty sizable bonuses. The major catch is eligibility... Bonvoy Brilliant Welcome Bonus The Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant American Express Card, by...
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Charge Card vs Credit Card: What’s the Difference?

It's easy to get tripped up by terminology and semantics in this hobby, but sometimes there are actual differences with products that seem the same. Charge Cards vs. Credit Cards The underlying difference between a charge...
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Amex Cell Phone Protection Benefit: What You Need To Know

Amex Launches New Cell Phone Protection Benefit Today, American Express launched a new Cell Phone Protection benefit for cardholders of the following cards: Platinum Card from American Express Business Platinum Card Centurion® Card from American...
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70,000 Point Bonus on the Amex Business Gold

The Amex Gold (and Amex Rose Gold!) card is one of my current favorites. Besides its 60,000 point welcome bonus, the 4X on dining and groceries plus $20 in monthly dining credits makes it...