Category Archives: Credit Cards

[Quick Info] HHonors Amex introduces new 5X and 7X point bonuses

The Amex branded Hilton HHonors card will now offer 5X bonus points for spend at restaurants and 7X bonus points for spend at any Hilton brand hotels. This comes just after Amex announced that they will no longer be doing … Continue reading

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New Lower Minimum Spending For Chase Ink Cards

Chase has lowered the spending requirements their Ink Plus and Ink Bold Business cards from $10,000 in 3 months to $5,000 in 3 months. These cards are another way to earn 50,000 Ultimate Rewards points, plus they have some other … Continue reading

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Closing Your Citi Credit Card Account In 30 Seconds

Closing your credit card account is often times a drawn out ordeal. You have to wait on hold once you call. Then you have to talk to the first line of defense that will try and talk you out of … Continue reading

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Waiving The Annual Fee On Your AAdvantage Citi Cards

Last October 15th I was approved for two AAdvantage cards, one Visa and one Amex. The annual fee is $85 per card, and there’s no way I was about to pay $170 just for the pleasure of holding onto two … Continue reading

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Starwood SPG Amex 30,000 Offer Ends Next Week

Starwood’s 30,000 signup bonus is set to expire September 4, 2012 which is next Tuesday. The normal offer for the SPG card is only 25,000 points, so if you want this card you should do it quickly. The 30,000 offer … Continue reading

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Amex Gold Business Card 75,000 Points Offer (Expires August 9)

This is the highest offer I know of for the American Express Business Gold card. When it’s this high it normally only lasts for a few days, and this time is no different as it expires tomorrow, August 9th. MR … Continue reading

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My Wife’s July App-O-Rama (7 Cards)

I was feeling lucky so I did 7 applications for my wife in July. So far she has been approved for 6 of 7 cards. The 7th card is a Citi Hilton HHonors card that was part of the 2-Browser … Continue reading

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Credit Card Application Pending or Denied? Never Fear, Reconsideration is Here!

So you’ve done your research and have found the perfect credit card to apply for. But after you hit the submit button and cross your fingers it comes back pending, or even worse denied. But don’t worry, all hope is … Continue reading

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Reconsideration Call to Bank of America

I received a Pending screen after submitting my application for the Hawaiian Airlines card from my July Mini App-O-Rama. I waited 3 days and since there was no update on my status I called BOA about my pending application.

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July Mini App-O-Rama (220,000 Miles & Points)

Since the BA 100,000 mile deal was expiring, I decided it was time to apply for another round of cards. My last mini AOR was April 5th, also for 3 cards. I normally like to only do an AOR every … Continue reading

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