NerdWallet: Credit cards reward convenience spending, but it could cost you

Credit cards are rewarding convenience in more ways, but sometimes those rewards come with a price......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2020

Sneaky ways credit card companies get you to spend more money

Over half of Americans who own credit cards have credit-card debt. Hidden fees and reward programs can trick customers into spending more than they otherwise might. If you're spending more just to get c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 27th, 2019

Review: The Delta SkyMiles Blue card earns bonus miles on your everyday spending, without an annual fee

Business Insider   Delta recently revamped its credit cards to offer new b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 26th, 2020

NerdWallet: Smart credit card strategies that you may not know about

Beyond rewards and perks, credit cards have strategic or unexpected uses you may not have thought of......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2020

AmEx profit beats on strong U.S. holiday season spending

Credit card issuer American Express Co reported a fourth-quarter profit on Friday that beat analysts' estimates, as more people used its cards for shopping and paying bills while a strong U.S. retail sales environment also helped......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2020

The 5 best credit cards for earning bonus points or cash back on your grocery spending

Crystal Cox/Business Insider Some rewards credit cards offer bonus points or cash back on purchases at the grocery store.
 Since this is a popular spending category, it's worth choosing a card that wil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2020

3 Southwest credit cards are running a limited-time bonus that can get you more than halfway toward the beloved Companion Pass

Southwest Airlines Southwest's three personal credit cards are currently running their highest sign-up bonus ever. You can earn up to 75,000 points: 40,000 points after spending $1,000 in the first three mon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 9th, 2020

NerdWallet: Here’s how long it will take for your credit to recover from the holidays

You may have a few holiday-spending regrets, but you can bounce back......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2020

NerdWallet: This is how much credit cards have improved in the past 10 years

The credit cards of the future are here — and they’ve come a long way for consumers in the past decade......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 12th, 2019

The 9 best small business credit cards for maximizing your spending

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 9th, 2019

I have 15 credit cards, and I combine sign-up bonuses with everyday spending to get the most travel rewards from each one

Crystal Cox/Business Insider The top rewards cards offer tens of thousands of travel miles or points for new cardholders after meeting minimum purchase requi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2019

3 pieces of financial advice that cost me thousands of dollars

People told me I had to stay loyal to one bank, should open new credit cards for rewards, and max out my 401(k) no matter what. It wasn't good advice......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 26th, 2019

Discounted Gift Cards and Other Easy Ways to Cut the Cost of Holiday Shopping

These tools and tricks can help you rein in spending on gifts for loved ones......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2019

I started using business credit cards to maximize my spending, but as a side benefit my personal credit score increased by 50 points

Hero Images/Getty Images There are a lot of great reasons to consider applying for a business credit card, including high sign-up bonuses and comprehensive cardholder benefits. Plus, putting purchases on a business credit car.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 12th, 2019

My husband and I are making our dream trip to Argentina a reality by using credit card sign-up bonuses to book our round-trip flights

celta4/Getty Images My husband and I plan to use travel points from rewards credit cards to cover the cost of two round-trip tickets between Nashville and Buenos Aires, Argenti.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 11th, 2019

Strong consumer spending drives Mastercard profit beat

Mastercard Inc on Tuesday beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit as customers shrugged off fears of an economic slowdown and spent more with their credit and debit cards, boosting fees for the world's second-largest payment processor......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

American Express profit beats Wall Street estimates on higher consumer spending

Credit card issuer American Express Co reported a higher-than-expected rise in third-quarter profit on Friday, as more people used cards to shop, pay bills and make big ticket purchases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2019

I earn more than 1 million points a year. Here are the 5 credit cards I always keep in my wallet to optimize my spending.

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 8th, 2019

NerdWallet: The risks of store credit cards

Cards that aren’t under a network like Visa or Mastercard can sometimes leave consumers less protected......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2019

NerdWallet: Watch for these 5 big credit card changes coming soon

Newer, shinier, more exciting cards, with richer rewards or better fraud protection are around the corner......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 30th, 2019

Sneaky ways credit card companies get you to spend more money

Over half of Americans who own credit cards have credit-card debt. Hidden fees and reward programs can trick customers i.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 27th, 2019