Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Still Working JetBlue Business Card Approval

I've been missing for 11 days. That's a long time to go without blogging. Between the Puerto Rico move and work in NYC, I've neglected my main source of income. Jokes aside, this post...

Surprise Reason for JetBlue Business Card Rejection

JetBlue's Business card comes with a sign-up bonus of 40k. I have the personal card but wanted the business one to top up my TrueBlue points which are now invaluable given my move to...

Keep Vs. Cancel: US Bank Altitude

Oh look, another $400 annual fee. This Keep Vs. Cancel post seems like a no-brainer. I see no benefit for keeping the US Bank Altitude card which I applied for last year. While it...

Aer Lingus Card: Rejected Again

From Spain to Ireland, TPOL was rejected for both the Iberia card and the Aer Lingus card. With Iberia, I thought the mistake I made was calling recon, something that I used to do...

Positive Change: Amex SPG Offers Free Night

With all the changes coming to the SPG program, one that caught my attention was the change to the Amex SPG cards, both business and personal: Beginning with your first renewal on or after August 1,...

Meeting Mins Paying Uncle Sam

Paying taxes is not manufactured spending. The fees of 1.87% are higher than the $4.95 for every $5 required for duck purchases. Regardless, it felt very good to hit so many mins by paying...

Iberia Credit Card App Rejected: As Shocking As MSU’s Loss

Yesterday I wrote about how Iberia does not have a 24 hour cancellation rule. Today, I'm writing about my rejection for Chase's new Iberia credit card. There was no way of knowing whether the...

Approved! Alaska Airlines Card, But Was It Signature?

I cancelled my last Alaska Airlines Card because I only received a 5k sign-Up bonus. Unknown to me, that card was not the Visa Signature which is the one that provides the 30k bonus....

My Amex Platinum Broke!

Besides booking flights, there's not a great reason to use the Amex Platinum over the Amex Blue for Business as the former only earns 1X per dollar spend versus 2x on the Blue. That...

25k MR After 50k Spend: The Worst Amex Targeted Offer?

There are some offers that make sense. And there is this one for my Business Gold card: First, who would take the $210 statement credit? That is the epitome of stupidity. Next, how successful does...
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