Category: Credit Cards

Walgreens Reveals MyWalgreens Reward Credit Cards

Earlier this year, drug store chain Walgreens announced that it would be partnering with Synchrony and Mastercard to offer a new co-branded credit card to consumers. Now, more details about that planned product have emerged. Walgreens will actually be releasing two separate credit card products: the myWalgreens Credit Card and the myWalgreens Mastercard. While the former can only be used at Walgreens and Duane Reade locations and on Walgreens.com, the...

M1 Finance Announces "Owner’s Rewards Card" Credit Card

Following a flurry of FinTech debit cards that have debuted in recent years, it seems as though we're now seeing a steady flow of intriguing FinTech credit cards. The latest example of this is the Owner's Reward Card from investment platform M1 Finance. What makes the M1 Owner's Rewards Card unique is that it will offer cardholders up to 10% cashback. Enhanced rates can be achieved when a cardholder makes...

Money at 30: Making My First American Express Points Redemption

Shockingly, it's now been nearly two years since I opened my American Express Platinum card. Getting this card was a big deal for me as it was not only my first time getting a card with an annual fee (and a hefty one at that) but also marked my first foray into dealing with point currencies — in other words, managing rewards that had a flexible value as opposed to...

Barclays Renews Co-Branded Credit Card Partnership With JetBlue

Over the past several months, travel-centric credit cards have been seeing a bit of a shakeup due in part to the overall disruption in travel. As a result, several cards have added limited-time perks, taken on permanent revamps, or debuted some of the best welcome bonuses on record. With that backdrop and despite previous rumors that they'd be jetting elsewhere one airline is standing by its credit card issuer partner....

Bank of America Debuts Unlimited Cash Rewards Flat Rate Credit Card

When it comes to credit card rewards, there are plenty of consumers who are happy to earn points and miles that can be redeemed toward travel. However, there's also a strong contingency that prefers the convenience that cashback credit cards have to offer. Even better, while category-based rewards cards may be attractive, a simple flat-rate rewards structure has long proven to be a winner as well. With that in mind,...

Capital One Issues "Last Call" for 100k Miles Venture Card Offer

With travel making a big comeback this summer, one of the best travel card deals on the market is nearing its end. Capital One has announced that it's "last call" for the Venture card welcome bonus that could net new cardholders up to 100,000 miles. Capital One's lucrative but limited-time offer allows new Capital One Venture cardholders to earn up to 100,000 bonus miles. To earn this full bonus, cardholders...

CardRatings Shares Credit Card Predictions for H2 2021 and Beyond

The first half of 2021 has been filled with credit card news. From mega welcome bonuses to new and revamped products, the credit card market has been going through some big changes. With the back half of the year now underway, CardRatings analyst Brooklyn Lowery has shared some new predictions for what trends we can expect going forward while also checking in on some of her prior predictions from late...

American Express Adds Benefits to Platinum Card, Raises Annual Fee

One of the top-tier premium cards in the United States just got a little more premium. This morning, American Express officially announced a refresh for its popular Platinum Card. These changes include a slew of new benefits alongside a change in price for the product. Starting with the biggest news, the Platinum Card from American Express will now carry an annual fee of $695. This is up from the previous...