Understanding Rewards Credit Card Application Rules and Restrictions (Updated February 2018)

Along with keeping track of rewards card applications and managing your credit score, it’s essential to understand the credit card application rules for each credit provider. There is a lot of incomplete and misinformation about what you can and cannot do, we wanted to provide a resource that shares information available from both financial institutions and those that share their personal experiences in one place.

Rewards Credit Cards That Offer Primary Rental Car Insurance

Insurance is the unsung hero of credit card perks, potentially delivering more value than the rewards points cardholders receive over the lifecycle of the card. Many credit cards offer multiple types of insurance, from Purchase Protection and Lost Luggage Insurance to Trip Delay, Interruption, and Cancellation Coverage and even Extended Warranty protection.

Which is Better: Chase Sapphire Reserve or The Platinum Card from American Express?

The Platinum Card® from American Express and the Chase Sapphire Reserve℠ are two of the most sought-after premium travel rewards cards, both offering a full suite of travel perks and benefits, and commanding high annual fees – $450 for the Sapphire Reserve and $550 for the Amex Platinum. While both cards offer top-tier perks and benefits, some fundamental differences set them apart that could play a significant role in helping you decide which card is best for you.

Best Credit Cards for Extended Warranty Coverage

The majority of rewards cards provide a host of ancillary benefits, outside of points and miles, that can have a significant impact on which card you use for each purchase. Here, we’re shining a light on extended warranty policies offered by major credit providers and highlighting the best rewards cards to use when making a purchase.

Earn up to 25,000 World of Hyatt Bonus Points

Hyatt has launched a promotion where you can earn up to 1,000 bonus World of Hyatt points per night through May 15, 2018, with a limit of 25,000 bonus points. Best of all, points are awards on cash + points and points redemptions; you’re getting a free rebate if you stay by May 15th! You must register by March 31, 2018, to take advantage of this promotion.

Priority Pass Adds Steakhouse at JFK

Priority Pass has announced its latest addition to its non-lounge group of locations with Bobby Van’s Steakhouse in JFK’s Terminal 8. The move expands the number of Priority Pass venues in JFK to 4, with two lounges in Terminal one, one lounge in Terminal 4, as well as Bobby Van’s in Terminal 8.