Chase Freedom Unlimited Review

Summary Pros Cons No Annual Fee Chase’s 5/24 Rule Applies No Cap on Reward Categories Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed Before applying for the card make sure your credit scores …

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Chase Sapphire Preferred Review

Summary Pros Cons 2x on Travel and Dining $95 Annual Fee Travel Partners Chase 5/24 Rule Applies  1.25x on Points Redeemed Through Travel Portal No foreign Transaction Fees Considerations Before …

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American Express Blue Cash Preferred

Summary Pros Cons 6% Back on Supermarkets/Streaming Services $95 Annual Fee American Express card (less acceptance worldwide) Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed Before applying for this card, keep in mind …

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American Express Blue Cash Preferred

Summary Pros Cons 6% Back on Supermarkets/Streaming Services $95 Annual Fee American Express card (less acceptance worldwide) Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed Before applying for this card, keep in mind that this is an American Express credit card, and as such, requires you abide by American Express’ credit card guidelines.…

Chase Freedom Review

Summary Pros Cons 5% cashback $1,500 quarterly max No Annual Fee Chase’s 5/24 Rule Applies Cashback can turn into UR points Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed Before applying for the card make sure your credit scores are at least 690 or higher. It’s possible to get approved with a lower…

American Express Everyday Preferred

Summary Pros Cons Rewarding Grocery Credit Card $95 Annual Fee 50% Point Bonus for 30 Transaction a Month Foreign Transaction Fees (2.7%) American Express Card (Less acceptance worldwide)  Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed Before applying for this card, keep in mind that this is an American Express credit card, and…

American Express Everyday

Summary Pros Cons No Annual Fee Foreign Transaction Fee American Express Card (Less acceptance worldwide)  Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed Before applying for this card, keep in mind that this is an American Express credit card, and as such, requires you abide by American Express’ credit card guidelines. The main…

Chase World of Hyatt Credit Card Review

Summary Pros Cons Category 4 Anniversary Night $95 Annual Fee Discoverist Status Categories are Rewarding and Cover a lot of Purchases No Foreign Transaction Fees Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed Before applying for the card make sure your credit scores are at least 680 or higher. It’s possible to get…

American Express Gold Review

Summary Pros Cons $100 Airline Credit $250 Annual Fee $120 Dining Credit Lower Availability than Visa/Mastercard No Foreign Transaction Fees Considerations Before Applying/Credit Score Needed When it comes down to it, the Gold card is backed by American Express. While they have been working hard and lowering their fees to…

Chase Sapphire Reserve Review

Introduction 2016 marked a very big year for Chase with the launch of the Chase Sapphire Reserve. Until then, their travel card of choice was the Chase Sapphire Preferred. That card was enough of a pioneer in the credit card world when it launched a decade ago. The big draw…

Charge Card vs Credit Card

The term credit card is a very popular one, just about everybody has heard of that! But you may have heard the term charge card recently and have been left scratching your head. What’s the difference exactly? Charge Card Charge cards were actually the original form of credit cards. Instead…
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Cashback vs Points/Miles

When it comes to credit card rewards, there are two things you could earn, either cashback or points/miles. Both systems are great! It’s especially good when compared to the alternative of earning nothing, or very close to nothing for all of your purchases. But which one is better for you?…

Hard Inquiry vs Soft Inquiry

If you take a look at what makes up a FICO credit score, you’ll notice that inquiries/recent credit makes up 10% of that score. An inquiry is basically where a bank or any other institution takes a look at your credit report. Depending on how they do it, they can…
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