Tag Archives: loyalty programs

5 tools I’m using to up my credit cards ‘rewards game’

Antonio Ruiz-Camacho

Once you dive into the credit cards rewards game, you start finding ways to score savings almost everywhere. Here are five tools I began to use during my first year scoring cash back by using credit cards – and how much I…
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How to stay at the best hotels for under $100

Stephanie Zito

I’ve always liked checking in to fancy hotels with room service, white-gloved bellmen, and deep soaking bathtubs. Unfortunately, my travel budget is more often aligned with the rack rate at a budget hotel or hostel down the street. Many of…
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Here’s why I don’t fear retail credit cards

John Egan

On Halloween, I was perusing a news story online that reported the findings of CreditCards.com’s Retail Card Survey. Fittingly, the results of the study are spooky. The study shows the average retail card APR is now 24.99 percent. Scary! Even more…
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4 ways to stack your rewards at restaurants

Jeff Herman

You can nibble away at the cost of eating out with card-linked offers, cash back credit cards, cash back apps and restaurant loyalty programs. Stack these rewards and you’re taking a bite – sometimes a big bite – off the…
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4 ways cards, apps and more can save on pet care

Susan Ladika

Over the years, I’ve rescued far more cats than I care to recall, so I stay on top of ways to use my credit cards and other discounts to save on kibble, cat litter, toys, treats and flea medication. Last…
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