Monthly Archives: February 2016

Time to Plan Some Late Summer Home Improvement Projects with Discover It Card

The Discover It card’s 5% Cashback Bonus categories for the remainder of 2016 were recently announced, and July through September looks compelling. Use your Discover It card at home improvement stores like Lowe’s and Home Depot in the 3rd Quarter and get 5% cashback on up to $1,500 in purchases. If you’re planning some projects now,… Read More »

How to get 1300 AAdvantage Miles for $1

UPDATE: This offer appears to be dead. As of now, the $1 for 12 weeks offer from WSJ is still alive, however the shopping portals have pulled the Wall Street Journal from their sites. From now through February 19, 2016, the Wall Street Journal is running a President’s Day sale. You can sign up for… Read More »

Valentine’s Day Offers from American Express

Everywhere I look, I am reminded that Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching–even when I log on to my americanexpress.com account. Prominently listed are the latest Amex Offers from Teleflora, 1-800 Flowers and FTD as well as Shari’s Berries and AmexTravel. Lets have a look at those deals, as well as a recap of all the public offers currently… Read More »

My Latest Credit Card Retention Call

It’s been a year since I was approved for my Chase United MileagePlus Explorer credit card. At the time, my account was targeted for 50,000 MileagePlus Miles after spending $3,000 in addition to the usual no annual fee for the first year. I was able to take advantage of that offer AND get a $50… Read More »