Never Miss Another Deal - Follow DansDeals on FacebookOn the IRS website you can find a processor that charges 1.87% to process your tax payment via credit card. You can make estimated payments at any time. You can make 2 payments per credit card processor for each quarterly estimate and for your year end bill. You can make another 2 payments each time by using a spouse’s information to pay. The tax payment fee may be tax-deductible, you should speak to a tax professional about that. If you can deduct the fee on your personal or business taxes that will change the math below based on your marginal tax rate. You can also request a refund for any overpayment and the IRS will cut cut you a check or a direct deposit into your checking account. It can definitely make sense to pay your taxes via credit card if you are signing up for a card and are trying to reach a spend threshold to earn a signup bonus that you won’t be able to reach without some help. Big welcome … [Read more...] about 2019: Is It Worth Paying Your Taxes On A Credit Card To Earn Miles? A Breakdown By Card Benefits
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Never Miss Another Deal - Follow DansDeals on FacebookUpdate: Just a reminder that today is tax day. If you want to take advantage of the ability to earn 1 Starpoint per dollar (3 Marriott points per dollar) then you can pay taxes on your Starwood AMEX now. A $20,000 tax payment will cost $374, but you will earn 20,374 Starpoints which will convert into 61,122 Marriott points. That’s like buying Starpoints for 1.84 cents each or buying Marriott points for 0.61 cents each. Buying Marriott points at 0.61 cents means being able to stay in a top-tier SPG, Marriott, or Ritz-Carlton hotel that will cost 60K Marriott points in August for just $366. A 5 night stay will cost 48K points per night or just $292.80 per night! That will include hotels like the S. Regis Bal Harbour, the S. Regis Princeville, Kauai, the Gritti Palace Venice, the Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, the Ritz-Carlton South Beach, the Ritz-Carlton New York/Central … [Read more...] about Is It Worth Paying Your Taxes On A Credit Card To Earn Miles? Is The SPG AMEX The Card To Use For 2018?
This is an article I wrote a few months ago, but people keep asking the same questions, so here it is again: -Find more posts like this by clicking on the “Credit Card Posts” tab and find credit card offers in the “Credit Cards” tab above of the DansDeals banner at the top of this site. American Express is a DansDeals.com advertiser. Originally posted on 10/08: Do your eyes glaze over every time I make another post about miles and credit cards? If it’s the latter, you have good instincts. The credit card points system is partially subsidized by the millions of Americans who fall into the trap of debt, buying things they can’t afford, and paying huge amounts of interest to the banks. If you’re susceptible to that behavior, then don’t play the game. Cut up all your cards, pay for things in cash, and be happy not being in debt. Any gain from the points system will be obliterated by interest payments. Otherwise though you’re leaving … [Read more...] about Building Credit And Credit Card FAQs: Your Questions Answered
Did you know that Canadian airlines are among the most expensive in the world? Thank goodness that we also have some of the best travel credit cards, too! Here's a mega list of the best travel credit cards in Canada for 2018. Because no traveller is the same, no card is either, so check out our list of winners! *Update: Right now, you can get a $75 gift card when you apply for a Shell Air Miles Mastercard from BMO. Click here to check it out. Best Credit Card for Airline Miles Having a card that directly links up to your reward plan simplifies everything. There are also serious perks included with the Visa Infinite, such as waived baggage fees, lounge access, priority boarding, need I go on? American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card Welcome bonus: 2,000 AIR MILES Annual fee: $65 Points: 1 mile/$10 This credit card is handy for the seasoned traveller in that it has quite an extensive insurance policy covering travel and car rentals. Plus, supplementary cards are free if … [Read more...] about Best Travel Credit Card Canada 2018
The results are in! We've got a list of the best student credit cards in Canada for 2018. Whether you're looking for the lowest interest rate, the best exclusive offers, the smartest intro packages, or the most travel points for students, this list will you get there! It pays to be a student these days. While you're saving with a student credit card, you can also save on your personal banking with a student bank account. Cash in while you can! *** FREEBIE ALERT: You can get a FREE $100 gift card if you sign up for the President's Choice Financial Mastercard right now. Click here for more info on this deal. BMO SPC CashBack Student MasterCard No annual fee 1% cash back on ALL purchases (no conditions) $60 cash back welcome bonus and a FREE SPC membership – a value of $10 annually Doubles manufacturer's warranty for up to one year with purchase protection within 90 days Click here to see the details & sign up for the BMO SPC card now The SPC student loyalty program gets … [Read more...] about Best Student Credit Cards Canada 2018