I absolutely love air travel and love just about everything that comes with it! I love the airport and seeing all the planes, and most of all love the notion that I can be in an airport in Tampa, Florida and be just a few plane rides away from any one place in the entire … More How Can the Chase Sapphire Reserve Gain Me Access to Airport Lounges?
Throughout the month I make it a habit to frequently login to my online credit card accounts to review activity. I prefer to review my accounts this way, rather than at the end of the month when my statement appears because I find it much easier to identify incorrect charges to my account earlier on. … More Funny Business on your Credit Card? How to Dispute a Charge with Chase Bank!
The Chase Sapphire Reserve is THE flavor of the week credit card! All we keep hearing is “The CSR this, the CSR that” – it has been the most popular card release that I have ever seen… Due to an insanely large amount of applicants, Chase even ran out of the unique metal material from … More Don’t Let the Chase 5/24 Rule Stop You – Apply for the Chase Sapphire Reserve In-branch!
A friend of mine asked me a question this week that I thought was worth posting on the interwebs for all to reference: “So riddle me this Derek, I’ve had the Chase Sapphire Preferred (CSP) for about 6 months so far but am looking to apply for the new Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) card… Will … More Reader Question – Should I Downgrade the Chase Sapphire Preferred to get the New Chase Sapphire Reserve?
UPDATE: The Chase Sapphire Reserve Application is now live both in-branch and online. Link for Online Application This post has been updated as of 8/22/2016 to reflect the current information surrounding the Chase Sapphire Reserve! There has been some serious hype related to the August 21st release of the Chase Sapphire Reserve! I want one… badly… … More The Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) – 14 Questions – ANSWERED!
UPDATE: Not a rumor! I repeat, NOT A RUMOR! The card exists and will be available for sign-ups on August 21st (Sunday) I have updated the information below to reflect the best current details on the card. Don’t you just love a good rumor!? I do and I don’t. I like the fact that new … More Rumor Alert – The New Chase Sapphire Reserve Card & How the Chase 5/24 Bums Me Out
A friend of mine was looking to book a Delta award flight. He had a nice stash of Delta Skymiles, as well as a load of Chase Ultimate Rewards points from a recent Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card sign-up bonus. He figured that he would just transfer his Chase Ultimate Rewards to Delta and then … More Can you use Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to fly on Delta Airlines?
The month of July is in full swing! But before we get started – A fun fact about the month of July… Per Wikipedia, (everyone’s most trusted source on the entire internet 😉 ), July was actually named by the Roman Senate in honor of Julius Caesar (the month of his birth). Prior to that, … More AYP List of Top Credit Cards for July 2016!
Reader Question – What Hotel Chain Should I Transfer my 60k Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to? Chase Ultimate Rewards (CUR) points are one of the most valuable point currencies in the travel rewards game. Earned through the Chase Sapphire Preferred, the Chase Ink Plus,the Chase Freedom, & Chase Freedom Unlimited – the value is driven by their … More Reader Question – What Hotel Chain Should I Transfer 60k Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to?
Summertime, and the livin’ is easy! Hey everyone – today marks the first day of summer! Astronomy interlude – summer begins when the Sun reaches its northernmost point of the equator at 6:34 p.m. EDT this evening! To celebrate, I would like to introduce to you the June version of AYP Top Cards! How can … More AYP List of Top Credit Cards for June 2016!