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Take Our Credit Card Rewards Quiz

What’s the difference between points, miles, and cash back? Take our credit card rewards quiz and see which type of program suits you best.

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4 Free Credit Card Perks You May Not Realize You Have

These cards go beyond points and miles, offering you cool freebies. Credit cards are a great way to build credit and establish your financial independence.

10.27.17
Holiday travel can be hectic, not to mention expensive.

How to Save on Holiday Travel

Don’t let the cost of transportation keep you from your loved ones during the holidays. If you’re like most families, you love to travel for

10.23.17
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We Booked a Mediterranean Cruise — and It’s a Better Value Than You Might Think

Earlier this year, my husband and I took our two kids – ages 6 and 8 – for an extended trip through Germany, Italy, and

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The Ultimate Guide to Senior Travel Discounts

Wanderlust has no age limit. For many Baby Boomers and members of the Silent Generation, your Golden Years are a time to go on the

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How to Maximize Rewards During Southwest Flash Sale

Southwest flyers and spontaneous travelers have a reason to celebrate — at least until Thursday. As part of a limited-time fare sale, Southwest Airlines is

Fly Now Earn Later

American Express and Delta Offer Advances on Travel Miles

You’ve heard of Buy Now, Pay Later? Some American Express-Delta cardmembers have the option to Fly Now, Earn Later. The Fly Now, Earn Later feature

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Planning Ahead for the 2018 Olympics

Believe it or not, the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics are a mere five months away. Opening ceremonies will be held on February 9th, and the games

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What You Need to Know About American Express’s New Delta Card

American Express and Delta enjoy a strong partnership. We consider the to be one of the strongest airline cards on the market today, offering cardholders

09.12.17
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The Souvenir Game: 17 Ways to Physically Remember a Moment Without Spending Extra Money

A while back, I had an experience in a gift shop that really stuck in my mind. I was sitting on a bench outside of

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New Travel Cards Aim for Leisure Over Luxury

American Express and JPMorgan Chase have introduced a pair of co-branded airline cards with no annual fees and fewer frills. The new cards aim to

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You Can Now Book Marriott and SPG Hotels on Slack

Marriott International is considered the largest hotel chain in the world, and PCMagazine recently named Slack as one of its top online collaboration programs of

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Southwest Cards Get Huge Signup Bonus Increase

Earlier this month, Chase announced an impressive signup bonus increase for the . New cardholders can now earn 40,000 points if they spend $1,000 within

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Airlines Offer Miles to Encourage Hurricane Harvey Donations

Last weekend, Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas as a category four storm, devastating parts of Houston and the surrounding areas. Early estimates place the

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The Ultimate Military Discount Travel Guide (2017)

Millions of men, women, and their families have made daily sacrifices to ensure the freedoms we enjoy in the United States. There’s no denying that

08.16.17
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What Is Living the #Vanlife Really Like?

I used to think anyone who lived in in their vehicle was facing a crisis. In some ways, I even thought of them as failures.

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Finding New Culture in Your Own Backyard

“Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.” – Paul Theroux My wife and I traveled to Europe for our honeymoon in 2003. The trip was a

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Here’s How We Took a $20,000 European Vacation for $3,500 This Summer

More than a year ago, I started dreaming up a plan to take my family on one of our longest trips yet – a nearly three-week