Annual fees aren't scaring customers away from American Express Co.'s credit cards. Roughly 70% of cardholders the lender added in the second quarter have premium, fee-paying cards, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Campbell told investors at a conference Tuesday in New York. … [Read more...] about AmEx says 70% of its new credit card customers pay annual fees
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David Slotnick, provided by Published 10:18 am CST, Monday, February 25, 2019 The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider and The Points Guy Affiliate Network receive a commission from card issuers if you apply through these links and are approved. Shayanne Gal/Business Insider The fastest way to earn credit card points and frequent flyer miles is to open a new card and earn its sign-up or welcome bonus. You can use points from cards like theChase Sapphire Preferred Card or thePlatinum Card® from American Express forvirtually free travel, upgrades, cash back, gift cards, or more. There's a limited-time offer of 100,000 points available on the premium Marriott credit card — the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express Card. Some of these offers are brand new, and some are only available for a limited time, so make sure not to miss out. Earning credit card rewards on your everyday spending is … [Read more...] about 9 lucrative credit card deals new cardholders can get in February 2019 — including a 100k-point Marriott Bonvoy offer
Eric Rosenberg, provided by Published 7:00 pm CST, Thursday, January 17, 2019 The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. Southwest Airlines Southwest is currently running an epic deal that can be worth thousands of dollars toward your 2019 travel on the airline. All three of Southwest's personal credit cards through Chase are offering 30,000 bonus points plus a Companion Pass (aka the holy grail of travel rewards) for the rest of 2019 after spending $4,000 in the first three months of opening a new account. Of the three cards, we feel the Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority Credit Card is the clear best choice for most Southwest customers. Sign up for a card by February 11 so you don’t kick yourself for missing out! For a limited time, every Southwest credit card is offering one of the best bonuses ever: Get a 30,000-mile bonus and a free Companion Pass for the rest … [Read more...] about Plus, Premier, or Priority: We break down which Southwest Airlines credit card gets flyers the most value
David Slotnick, provided by Published 2:54 pm CST, Thursday, January 10, 2019 TheInsider Picksteam writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. Southwest Airlines When you open a new personal Southwest credit card, you can earn the best-ever sign-up bonus offered for the cards: 30,000 points and an unlimited Companion Pass, which is valid for travel through 2019. The Companion Pass lets you book a free ticket for a companion whenever you travel — all you'll have to pay is taxes and fees (which are typically as low as $5.60 each way). The offer applies to all three of Southwest's personal cards, but it ends on February 11. Our pick for the best Southwest card to open is the Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority Credit Card; however, read on to see which is best for you. Southwest and Chase announced Thursday that, for a limited time, people who apply for any of their co-branded credit … [Read more...] about Southwest just announced an unheard-of deal for its credit cards — you’ll get the coveted Companion Pass simply by opening one