Sunday, September 23, 2018

Chase Business Preferred: 100k Finally, Finally, Finally!

36-24-36? Only if she's 5/24. That joke makes no sense but who cares? Today is a day of celebration. I finally received the remaining 50k of the 100k Chase Business Preferred offer. The story...

Keep Vs. Cancel: Mercedes Amex Platinum (Year 2)

Another year gone by, another annual fee due. Once again, the Mercedes Amex Platinum is on the chopping block. Last year, I went through a thorough analysis of whether I should keep or cancel...

Why Do Chase Ink Points Take Longer to Post?

Last week I asked why pending transactions only disappear from Ink? That question has baffled me for years, much like how do we know if anyone will ever pick up when we are on...

JetBlue Business Approved! Yes, Alexander Bachuwa Owns Bachuwa Law

This was the hardest I had to work for a credit card approval since my Wells Fargo Propel card (see Wells Fargo Card: The Most Resilient Reconsideration Call(s) Ever). At first, I was rejected because...

Why Do Pending Transactions Only Disappear from Chase Ink?

I use my Chase Ink for utilities and for AdWords. 5x for the former and 3x for the latter make it the best card to use for such purchases. Having said that, I do...

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,...
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