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How to start the New Year off points rich

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How to start the New Year off points rich

It’s hard to believe, but 2019 is quickly coming to an end. With just three short months left, frequent travelers are scurrying to requalify for elite status while points and miles newbies are trying to figure out how and where to begin. The good news for those who are new to the game is that now is the absolute perfect time to get started, here’s how you can start your new year off points rich. Related: The beginners guide to points, miles, airlines and credit cards Welcome bonuses Your number one key to success in becoming points rich is to take advantage...

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Loaded with perks for Delta loyalists: Delta Reserve American Express credit card review

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Loaded with perks for Delta loyalists: Delta Reserve American Express credit card review

The Delta Reserve® Credit Card from American Express provides complimentary Sky Club access when flying on Delta, as well as the ability to earn Medallion® Qualifying Miles (MQMs) and a Medallion® Qualifying Dollars (MQD) waiver through spending on the card. The Delta Reserve is best suited for frequent Delta flyers, especially those that can benefit from lounge access, a boost toward elite status and a domestic companion certificate that’s provided after each account anniversary. Card Rating*:½ *Card Rating is based on the opinion of TPG’s editors and is not influenced by the card issuer. Lounge access is critical to maintaining my...

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How to start the New Year off points rich

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How to start the New Year off points rich

It’s hard to believe, but 2019 is quickly coming to an end. With just three short months left, frequent travelers are scurrying to requalify for elite status while points and miles newbies are trying to figure out how and where to begin. The good news for those who are new to the game is that now is the absolute perfect time to get started, here’s how you can start your new year off points rich. Related: The beginners guide to points, miles, airlines and credit cards Welcome bonuses Your number one key to success in becoming points rich is to take advantage...

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Loaded with perks for Delta loyalists: Delta Reserve American Express credit card review

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Loaded with perks for Delta loyalists: Delta Reserve American Express credit card review

The Delta Reserve® Credit Card from American Express provides complimentary Sky Club access when flying on Delta, as well as the ability to earn Medallion® Qualifying Miles (MQMs) and a Medallion® Qualifying Dollars (MQD) waiver through spending on the card. The Delta Reserve is best suited for frequent Delta flyers, especially those that can benefit from lounge access, a boost toward elite status and a domestic companion certificate that’s provided after each account anniversary. Card Rating*:½ *Card Rating is based on the opinion of TPG’s editors and is not influenced by the card issuer. Lounge access is critical to maintaining my...

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How I use cash back — not just points and miles — to hit my travel goals

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How I use cash back — not just points and miles — to hit my travel goals

I write about credit cards for a living, so at least twice a day, someone will ask me what card they should get, what sign-up bonuses are the best or which points currencies I favor. Even though I work at The Points Guy (emphasis on “points”), the two cards I recommend most often are actually cash-back cards — the Capital One® Savor® Rewards Credit Card and the Blue Cash Preferred Card from American Express®. Let me be clear: I love points and miles and the cards that earn them. I love how they reward you for everyday spending, I love...

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