No, the Chase Sapphire Reserve is NOT The Best Credit Card Ever

Chase Sapphire Reserve Credit Card New Application

If you’re losing your mind over the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card, which came out yesterday to an outstanding level of hype, don’t. Contrary to what is being written about it, the Chase Sapphire Reserve is NOT the best credit card ever. It’s… Continue Reading


Flying Blue is Now a Chase Ultimate Rewards Transfer Partner

Here’s some unexpectedly good news for the day: Chase has just added Air France/KLM Flying Blue as an Ultimate Rewards transfer partner. Why is this good news? For starters, Ultimate Rewards needed a new transfer partner. After the removal of… Continue Reading


Saving Big With the Ultimate Rewards Travel Portal

Chase Ultimate Rewards points are one of the most valuable rewards currencies out there. Most people transfer their Ultimate Rewards points – earned from credit cards like the Chase Sapphire Preferred, Ink Plus, and Freedom Unlimited –  to travel partners like… Continue Reading


Changes to Chase Ultimate Rewards Point Transfer Policy

This morning I received a direct message from Chase, notifying me of some changes to the Ultimate Rewards program that will take effect tomorrow. Don’t worry, it’s not a devaluation and no transfer partners have been dropped. It’s actually a… Continue Reading


Bonus Miles for US Airways Mastercard and Chase Freedom Cardholders

The US Airways Dividend Miles Mastercard has been competing with Chase Freedom by offering similar quarterly bonus categories. This quarter is no different, with Barclays offering 2 bonus miles per $1 on grocery store, movie theaters, and dining purchases. Upwards… Continue Reading


Chase Ink Plus 70,000 Point Sign-up Bonus Goes Public

Earlier today, Mommy Points announced that Chase would soon be offering a 70,000 point sign-up bonus for the Chase Ink Plus card through the refer-a-friend channel. I just went on the Chase website and it appears the offer is now publicly… Continue Reading


Chase Freedom Quarterly Bonus: 5% Cash Back at Department Stores

Registration for the Chase Freedom quarterly bonus category is now open. Cardholders who register get 5% cash back/5 points per $1 spent at Amazon, Zappos, and select department stores between October 1 – December 31. The bonus is paid out… Continue Reading


Chase Sapphire Preferred First Friday Bonus: Earn 3 Points on Dining

First Friday Bonus 3 Points per $1 Chase Sapphire Preferred

If you’re a Chase Sapphire Preferred cardholder, it’s worth noting that today is the first Friday of the month, meaning you earn an extra point on dining. This isn’t anything earth shattering, especially considering the Chase Freedom card pays out… Continue Reading


5 Things Travel Hackers Can Look Forward to in 2014

Many rewards programs are introducing changes in 2014 – some good, some bad. United will be requiring more miles for premium redemptions, especially on partner airlines. US Airways Dividend Miles will be merging with American Airlines AAdvantage on March 31,… Continue Reading