Like most of you, I use rewards credit cards primarily for the rewards they give me on things I buy in everyday life. However, that is not the only reason I am strategic about paying for various purchases with credit cards. There are several other reasons, often related to consumer protections, that my family prefers using credit cards to cash, checks, or debit cards. One such protection that I have often thought of, but never personally used until recently, is the extended warranty protection afforded to some purchases on select… Read the Rest.
I love a side of miles and points ‘gossip’ with my morning coffee, and this time I got two doses, both times about the The US Airways® Premier World MasterCard. This card is really making a big push right now, as just last week we learned the 10k anniversary miles will continue as AA miles after the merger for those who have that benefit, we started to see new targeted 50,000 mile offers with no minimum spending requirement, and now we are talking about the card yet again. The big… Read the Rest.