Delays in freeing a mammoth container ship stuck in Egypt’s Suez Canal have highlighted still more pressure points in global trade, a year after supply chains were disrupted by the pandemic. Tugboats and salvage crews took advantage of high tides early Monday to partially refloat the Ever Given, which carries […]

© Provided by The Points Guy MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. Load Error Editor’s note: This post has been updated with new information. We devote a lot of time to travel […]

If you have a credit card that earns points, you might be excited to see that you’re earning them on your purchases but still unsure what you’re supposed to actually do with them. Earning and redeeming credit card points is easy, once you know how credit card point systems work. […]

© Provided by The Points Guy MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. As the saying goes, “Everyone makes mistakes.” This pervades many aspects of life, but it’s especially applicable to […]

© Photo by 1000Photography / Shutterstock How to Earn, Redeem, and Maximize Marriott Bonvoy Points AFAR partners with CreditCards.com and may receive a commission from card issuers. This compensation may impact the presentation of offers or affiliate links on this site. AFAR does not include all financial companies or all […]

Share Tweet Share Share Share Email Rewards points and programs may spur customers to make purchases, but do they inspire loyalty that lives on after the transaction is made? It was the main question put to a panel of payments and customer-facing professionals who told Karen Webster that the “old” […]

Since I first started earning travel rewards in 2013, I’ve been approved for more than 70 credit cards. At present, 20 of those cards are still open. At the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, credit card spending dropped significantly. At the end of March, the seven-day spending average on Chase […]

© Provided by The Points Guy MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. Load Error One of the simplest ways to earn bonus rewards on your everyday activity is through online […]

Redeeming credit card rewards for gift cards or travel can be exciting, especially if you have certain Chase credit cards. Popular Chase cards, like the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card and Chase Freedom Unlimited®, are known for earning highly coveted Chase Ultimate Rewards® points. These points are some of the most […]

© Provided by The Points Guy MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. Please note: the offers mentioned below are subject to change at any time and may not be […]

© Provided by The Points Guy MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. Editor’s note: This story has been updated with the latest information. For more on limited-time card benefits […]

Paul Pogba was the villain for Manchester United in a 1-0 defeat to Arsenal Paul ELLIS Text size Manchester United were the big losers as the rest of the Premier League’s major powers restored a semblance of normality after a chaotic start to the season filled with goalfests and upsets. […]

© Courtesy of American Express Great Hotel Credit Card Offer: 125,000 Points for the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant Amex AFAR partners with The Points Guy Affiliate Network and may receive a commission from card issuers. Our coverage is independent and objective, and has not been reviewed, approved, or endorsed by any […]

Kittiphan Teerawattanakul / EyeEm / Getty Images If you generally earn the bulk of your credit card points through flights and hotel stays, you may be wondering if the current global situation has rendered your beloved card useless until more regular travel resumes. Don’t cancel it—and forfeit any lingering points—just yet, […]