Archive for April 2012


Marriott Rewards Premier Visa Signature Card

Published 4/30/12  (Modified 1/4/13)

By Doresa Banning

Account Type: Credit Card

Category: Points Rewards

The Marriott Rewards Premier Visa Signature Card may suit you if you travel often, stay at Marriott properties and enjoy earning rewards. The points you earn are redeemable toward Marriott hotel stays, airline miles, Elite guest services and more.

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Will your smartphone make your credit card obsolete?

Published 4/30/12  (Modified 6/8/12)

Will your smartphone make your credit card obsolete? By Justin Boyle

I remember 2004. Smartphones were barely recognizable by today's standards. They had physical keyboards, tiny, non-touch screens and the newfound capability to send and receive email. Things have changed a lot in eight years.

Looking back on those days, it's easy to notice how many parts of formerly everyday life have vanished thanks to leaps and bounds of advancement in smartphone technology...

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Ink Bold Business Card

Published 4/23/12  (Modified 6/25/13)

By Doresa Banning

The Ink Bold Business Card is a business charge card that offers competitive rewards in the form of points. But as a charge card, all balances must be paid in full every month...

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The Starwood Preferred card: Perfect for Starwood hotel lovers

Published 4/23/12  (Modified 11/21/13)

The Starwood Preferred card: Perfect for Starwood hotel lovers By Megg Mueller

The Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express is a pretty great travel rewards credit card for anyone looking to maximize their points for hotel stays and flights, particularly if you're a fan of the Starwood Hotels and Resorts collection of properties...

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Chase Card Services offers tips to spring clean your finances

Published 4/22/12  (Modified 6/1/12)

Chase Card Services offers tips to spring clean your finances By Megg Mueller

Now that tax time is over, it might be a good time to reflect on those areas of your finances that could stand a little improvement...

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Citi ThankYou Preferred Card – Bonus Point Offer

Published 4/20/12  (Modified 1/14/14)

Citi ThankYou Preferred Card – Bonus Point Offer By Doresa Banning

Editor's Note:  This offer is no longer available.

The Citi ThankYou® Preferred Card – Bonus Point Offer is perfect for people who want to earn lots of rewards. For instance, new cardholders can earn 20,000 bonus ThankYou points after $1,500 in card purchases within 3 months of account opening which is enough for $200 in gift cards or other rewards. ThankYou points can be redeemed for merchandise, gift cards, cash, travel rewards and more...

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