Tag Archives: restaurants

Buy a dinner and get a side of cash back or points

Jeff Herman

You’re going to dine out, so why not get money or points back each time you pick up the bill? Often you can stack your rewards at restaurants, earning cash back and miles on food and drinks morning, noon, dinner…
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Amazon Visa trumps my other cards with 5 percent bonus on restaurants

Jeff Herman

Saving 5 percent at restaurants adds up over time, which is why my Amazon Rewards Visa card is my new go-to card when dining out. Sorry, AARP card, you’ve been replaced in my wallet. Albeit temporarily. My Amazon Rewards Visa’s…
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Millennial dining trends eschew traditional ‘VIP’ card experiences

Brady Porche

Is dining out becoming less about the experience than about convenience? The American Express-Chase duel over elite cards and millennials holds some clues. In late May, American Express released the results of its annual restaurant industry survey, which asked consumers…
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Mastercard’s ‘Open Tab’ makes it easier to close out

Brady Porche

Paying your tab at a packed, understaffed bar can be a drag on a fun outing, but Mastercard wants to change that. The payment network in February announced a new feature in its Qkr! with Masterpass mobile payment app that…
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A tip of the hat to tip-free restaurants

Jenny Hoff

I had my first experience at a tip-free restaurant, and it was great — as in absolutely no difference in the quality of service I received. I wrote in a previous post about the tipping phenomenon at coffee shops that…
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