Despite having separate bills for everyone from the beginning, it took a very long time for them to run our credit cards. I got to Newark airport just 20 minutes before my flight and pre-check was closed. Usually I’m very good at timing these things, but for the first time in many years I was afraid I might actually miss the flight. Most of the people in line though were going to Tel Aviv and had no problem letting me go ahead of them. … [Read more...] about United Island Hopper Trip Notes Part 4: Tokyo, Japan And Back Home In ANA First Class
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Comparison chart of the Ink cards Ink PreferredInk CashInk Unlimited Signup bonus80K points for spending $5,000 in 3 months.$500 or 50K points for spending $3,000 in 3 months.$500 or 50K points for spending $3,000 in 3 months. Annual Fee$95$0$0 Additional Cardholder Fee$0$0$0 Allows you to transfer Chase points from any card to airline milesYes NoNo Value of points towards paid airfare, hotels, car rentals, cruises, and activities1.25 cents1 cent1 cent Points earned on everyday spending 1 per dollar1 per dollar1.5 per dollar Points earned on travel (Airfare, hotels, car rentals, Uber, etc) 3 per dollar ($150K cap)1 per dollar1.5 per dollar Points earned on advertising with social media sites and search engines 3 per dollar ($150K cap)1 per dollar1.5 per dollar Points earned on shipping 3 per dollar ($150K cap)1 per dollar1.5 per dollar Points earned on internet, cable and phone services 3 per dollar ($150K cap)5 per dollar ($25K cap)1.5 per dollar Points … [Read more...] about Reader Question: Which Chase Ink Card Should I Apply For?
The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card is currently offering 50,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points after $4,000 of spending within 3 months. The Chase Sapphire Reserve Card is currently offering 50,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points after spending $4,000 within 3 months. The Chase Freedom Card is currently offering $150 cash back in the form of 15,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points after $500 of spending within 3 months. The Chase Freedom Unlimited Card is currently offering $150 cash back in the form of 15,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points after $500 of spending within 3 months. The JPMorgan Reserve card has the same offers as Sapphire Reserve, but is only available for JPMorgan Private banking clients. Current signup rules All of the cards above are subject to 5/24 restrictions, read more about that here. Note that business cards, even Chase business cards, do not get added to your 5/24 count of … [Read more...] about Ultimate Comparison Chart Of Chase Ultimate Rewards Cards; Supercharge Your Earnings By Creating Your Own Killer Quinfecta!
You can transfer points to airlines like ANA, Air Canada, Avianca, or Singapore for Star Alliance travel. Points transfer to Aeromexico, Alitalia, Air France/KLM, or Delta for Skyteam travel. Transfer to BA, Cathay Pacific, or Iberia for OneWorld travel. Other transfer options include El Al, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JetBlue, or Virgin Atlantic. This can make sense for one-way, last-minute, or premium class travel. The value with airline miles can be under a cent each if used poorly, but properly used the points can be worth 5 cents, 10 cents, 15 cents, or even more per point, the sky is the limit. … [Read more...] about Last Chance To Lock In A Lower Annual Fee On The AMEX Business Platinum Card!
You may already have a business that needs a card to keep track of expenses. For example if your name is Joe Smith and you sell items online, or if you have any other side business and want a credit card to better keep track of business expenditures you can just open a business credit card for “Joe Smith” as the business name. You don’t need to file any messy government paperwork to be allowed to do that. … [Read more...] about 1 Hour Left: Last Chance To Lock In A Lower Annual Fee On The AMEX Business Platinum Card!
-The Westin Moana Surfrider is an SPG category 6 property (20-25K Starpoints per night or 16K-20K points per night on a 5 night redemption). Chabad is 1.4 miles away. Beware for shabbos that stairwells here have motion activated lights. There are a few rooms that can be accessed from interior stairwells, so make those arrangements in advance if needed. This hotel did give us an absolutely incredible suite upgrade when we stayed here several years ago. … [Read more...] about DansMeals: Hawaii For The Kosher Traveler. Part 1: General Info And The Island Of Oahu