Sunday, March 29, 2020

What’s in My Wallet: Keep Vs. Cancel 2015

Points nerds love these posts because it's a chance to compare what cards are in my wallet versus what ones are in yours. I use Excel to keep track of all my annual fees and...

Amex Blue Business Approved! The Best Everyday Card?

I was not instantly approved for the Blue Business card. I had too many credit cards open with Amex and had to close one of them. I chose to cut the Blue from American...

Citi AA Business Approved! (Again)

Thanks to Miles to Memories for posting that the Citi AA Business card which comes with a 50k bonus after 3k spend does not have the 24 month language. Incidentally, the annual fee on...

Citi Prestige: No Free Golf = Cancel Card

The days of how great the Citi Prestige card is are over. The loss of Admirals Club was a big deal but today I confirmed with Citi that the three free rounds of golf...

Citi ThankYou Premier Card Means New Pajamas!

Shout out to MileValue for nudging me over the edge when I was wavering about whether to apply for the Citi ThankYou Premier Card after receiving the Fry's VIP Citi Prestige Card only a few...

Citi AAdvantage Gold Approved!

Okay, so it's not the Chase Sapphire Reserve, yaddah yaddah yaddah. But I am sharing the news of my Gold approval for two reasons: 1)It marks the beginning of the end of the good...

Leave Your Lover Behind? What If She’s Bad at Recon

I just got approved for the Citi AAdvantage Gold and Citi Exec. Even with my Chase Sapphire Reserve rejection, my UR balance is strong enough to weather the storm and avoid riding peasant class. Ms TPOL on...

Retention Failures

Remember the days of Citi where you could call in and get a retention offer just because it was raining outside? While Citi may still be handing out retention offers like candy, Amex and...

Keep Vs. Cancel: Amex Business Platinum

Another card is on the chopping block. This time it is the Amex Business Platinum card. The annual fee for the card is $450 and I have already received the $200 airline credit. When...

AwardWallet Management

If you're in the points game then you better have AwardWallet which keeps track of all your miles, hotels, rewards, and organ donors. Today I went through my account admiring the stockpile I have amassed, a...
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