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The Best Benefits Each Credit Card Bank Offers

You may not know about the benefits you get beyond what your card offers -- each issuer offers their own bundle of benefits across all their cards.

Best Credit Cards That Offer TSA Pre-Check and Global Entry Reimbursement

For faster and more comfortable travel choose a credit card with TSA Pre-Check and Global Entry reimbursement.

Best Credit Cards with the Annual Fee Waived the First Year

If you're hesitant to get a credit card with an annual fee, these credit cards offer the first year for $0.

4 Surprising Reasons to Always Use Your Credit Card

Did you know that your credit card has built in protection for your purchases?

Ask These 7 Questions to Help Choose the Perfect Credit Card

If you're considering applying for a new credit card, ask these questions to find the best one for you.

How to Decide if an Annual Fee Credit Card Is Worth It for You

Credit cards with annual fees offer bigger rewards and more benefits. Here's what to consider to determine if one is right for you.

4 Best Tools for Tracking Your Rewards Miles

If you are signed up with several loyalty programs, you need these tools to make sure you’re not losing out on your rewards miles.

Pre-Approved for Credit Card Offers: Are You Pre-Qualified?

What does it mean when you get a preapproved or prequalified credit card offer in the mail?

How to Save an Extra $1,094.86 a Year

Here's a super easy way to save over $1,000 a year on day-to-day expenses.

Easy Ways to Get Elite Status for Free Hotel Upgrades

Getting a free upgrade to the luxury suite of a fancy hotel may sound like a fantasy, but you just need to know which programs to join.

5 Best Credit Cards For Military Personnel and Families

Military families can get special benefits from credit cards, such as waived annual fees. Check out these great cards for service men, women, and their families.

Holiday Travel Hacks That Will Save Your Sanity

If you're dreading heading to the airport this holiday season, these tips will help ease the stress of travel during the busiest time of year.

5 Best Credit Cards for Entertainment Purchases

These credit cards offer discounts and rewards for entertainment purchases, including concerts, movies, parks, museums, and more.

5 Best Credit Cards for Travel Purchases

While traveling can be a rewarding experience on its own, these credit cards can offer even greater bonuses when you use them to purchase your travel.

Travel with Comfort and Ease: Citi / AAdvantage Platinum Select MasterCard

Despite a couple of odd fees, the Citi / AAdvantage Platinum Select Mastercard is a good choice for frequent American Airlines flyers.

How Do Airline Companion Tickets Work and Where Do You Get Them?

How do you get those elusive companion tickets and how do they work?

What Do The Concierge Services From Credit Cards Really Provide?

Does your credit card offer concierge services? Here's a breakdown of what that really means.

Best Frequent Flyer Programs with Free First Class Seat Upgrades

You can pay to sit in first class -- or get a free seat upgrade thanks to your airline's frequent flyer program. Learn how to fly in style on these major domestic airlines!

5 Best Credit Cards that Transfer Points to Hotels

Credit card rewards can be transferred to hotel loyalty programs and redeemed for free stays. Here are the cards that offer points transfers to hotels.

What Does Car Rental Insurance Really Cover On Your Credit Card?

Before you charge your next car rental on a credit card, find out what coverage you're really getting.