What the Costco – American Express Breakup Means To You

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For the last 16 years, Costco and American Express have been partners in an exclusive relationship. But last week Amex announced that they are breaking up with Costco after failing to come to terms on an extension to their exclusive agreement. So what does the high-profile breakup mean to you? Effective March 31, 2016 Costco will no longer accept American Express cards at … [Read more...]

NFL Extra Points Credit Card Review

Football season is here at last!  And you know what that means…dazzling passes, heart-pumping rushes, and bone-crushing hits.  There’s just nothing like it is there?? Actually there is! If you act fast you can make this football season even better by taking advantage of some awesome NFL-themed rewards and experiences available through the NFL Extra Points Credit … [Read more...]

Williams Sonoma Credit Card Review – The Perfect Credit Card for People Who Like to Cook

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Savvy shoppers know they can use a branded credit card to earn valuable rewards at their favorite stores.  Today we're taking a look at the Williams Sonoma credit card which is perfect for foodies who want to earn awesome rewards such as gourmet foods and professional grade cookware and bakeware. My wife and I both love to cook and we could go absolutely bonkers at Williams … [Read more...]

Barclaycard Arrival World Mastercard Review

Barclaycard Arrival Mastercard

  Get The Barclaycard Arrival(TM) World MasterCard® with 40k Bonus Miles! (Voted the Best Credit Card for Travel Rewards by Money Magazine) My wife and I both love to travel, but with three young kids in tow even a relatively local trip can quickly get expensive.  Air fare for a family of five is much more than it is for a single person or a couple without kids.  But … [Read more...]

How to Establish Credit

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  Creditors and lenders look at your credit score to determine whether or not they will give you a loan or a credit card.  But if you don't already have a credit history they'll be unlikely to loan you any money since they have no way of knowing whether or not you'll pay them back. Young people are often left wondering how to establish credit for themselves when … [Read more...]