Best Gas Credit Cards
Some credit cards are designed to be used primarily at gas stations, where you can earn as much as 5% cash back on every gallon of gas. These savings will add up over time and provide relief for the families on a budget. Some gas credit cards can only earn cash back at certain gas stations, while other cards are eligible for the rebate at any gas station. If you travel a lot it may be best to apply for gas credit cards that can be used everywhere, instead of going for the highest cash back rebate. This also allows for price comparison where you can choose the cheapest gas station in the area. Swipe your card at the pump every time for convenience instead of the hassle of prepayment.
Earning Starwood points were once a very good idea, because you could redeem for hotels and resorts all around the world. For instance Bora-Bora, which is very expensive and outside the reach of most travelers could use the points and actually be able to afford it. However points program tend to be devalued and Starwood is certainly no exception. They began adding more reward tiers to their program where the top tiers required an insane amount of points for just one night. That meant very few people would even have enough points to take advantage of the book 5 nights and stay 1 night free deal.Sep 27 Checking Account Bonuses in September 2013
Credit cards are still beneficial to have, but the days of making easy money from credit cards seem to be over and one of the reasons you are seeing less activity on this blog. However cardadvantages.com is still very much alive, and whenever a good deal comes along, rest assured that the chances of seeing it posted here is very high.
For the moment checking account bonuses are really taking over where credit cards left a void, because new promotional offers for opening a checking appears all the time although often limited to the states where the bank has a retail branch. The following 3 checking account bonuses is a great way to make a little extra money, if you happen to live in a qualifying state.Aug 30 $150 Bonus for New PNC Virtual Wallet Account
Open a pnc Virtual Wallet account with Performance Spend before September 30, 2013 and make a qualifying direct deposit and one bill payment within 60 days of account opening. $150 will then be credited to your account within 60 days of qualifying for the bonus.Aug 16 $25 Walmart eGift Card with a $100 Xoom Money Transfer
Xoom is used to transfer money easily and quickly to other countries. Walmart has now partnered up with Xoom and until October 31, 2013, all new customers sending $100 or more will get a $25 Walmart eGift Card. The delivery of the eGift Card once you have qualified for the promotion, is surprisingly fast. It should be delivered by email within an hour.Aug 3 Earn up to 4 Free Nights with the La Quinta Returns Visa Card
Hotel promotions have been lackluster to say the least. Bonus points and special offers at 5 star hotels used to be manageable at least once a year, but so far in 2013 there really have been no good offers lately.
The La Quinta Returns Visa Card issued by First National Bank of Omaha has just launched a promotion for new cardholders offering up to 4 free nights at La Quinta Inn.
You are protected under the Fair Credit Billing Act for every credit card that you have. Follow the guidelines to take advantage of your rights as a cardholder.How to Find the Best Rewards Credit Card
You should never settle for a 1% cash back credit card. Earn more on your spending in certain categories to optimize your rewards.Credit or Debit
Make the right decision by knowing the differences between a credit card and a debit card.Types of Credit Cards
Take the time to explore differerent types of credit cards to ensure you apply for the best card in your situation.Pre-Approved Credit Card Offers
Compare credit cards before you apply for pre-approved credit cards.