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Amex EveryDay Credit Card from American Express

Personal Finance 2021-03-01T21:49:55Z

The best American Express cards of March 2021 — from the Amex Platinum to options for cash back

Of all the American Express cards you can sign up for, the Amex Platinum is the best with its generous benefits, valuable perks, and solid rewards.
Personal Finance 2021-01-25T22:03:19Z

How to earn, redeem, and maximize Hilton Honors points — from Waldorf Astoria resorts to family-friendly Hampton Inns, there are options for every traveler

You can earn Hilton points quickly from stays, credit cards, and partners — then use them for free hotel nights, transfer to airlines, and more.
Personal Finance 2021-01-12T22:50:47Z

Amex EveryDay Preferred review: A good card for earning Amex travel points, and it gets even better if you use it 30 times a month

In exchange for a $95 annual fee, you can earn valuable Amex points, with a bonus at US supermarkets and US gas stations.
Personal Finance 2021-01-07T22:37:31Z

How to use the Amex Travel Portal to book flights, hotels, rental cars and more — and make the most of your Membership Rewards points

You can book flights, hotels, rental cars, cruises, and packages with Amex Travel using Membership Rewards points, your Amex card, or a combination.
Personal Finance 2020-12-16T22:11:29Z

8 ways to use American Express Membership Rewards points if you're not traveling, from saving money on shopping to ordering food delivery

You can redeem Membership Rewards points for lots of non-travel options, like statement credits, gift cards, GrubHub, Amazon, and even NYC taxi fares.
Personal Finance 2020-11-03T18:36:00Z

Amex EveryDay credit card review: The best way to earn Amex points if you don't want to pay an annual fee

If you don't care about bells and whistles like travel benefits, the Amex EveryDay card is a great way to earn points while saving on annual fees.
Personal Finance 2020-10-15T14:50:00Z

Amex and Chase points are the two most valuable types of credit card rewards — we break down their biggest differences

If you want to earn the most valuable credit card points, you'll want to take a close look at Amex Membership Rewards and Chase Ultimate Rewards.
Personal Finance 2020-10-09T15:42:00Z

Cash back or travel points: We compare the Blue Cash Preferred and the Amex EveryDay Preferred card

The EveryDay Preferred could be a better pick if you regularly make at least 30 transactions per month. The Blue Cash Preferred is best for cash back.
Personal Finance 2020-09-29T19:50:00Z

Amex points are some of most valuable credit card rewards, and there are several options for both earning and redeeming them

You have many options for using the Membership Rewards points earned by Amex credit cards, but the highest-value choice is usually booking flights.
Personal Finance 2020-09-28T21:11:00Z

Amex EveryDay versus the Amex EveryDay Preferred: We compare the 2 most affordable cards for earning Amex points

Both cards let you earn valuable Membership Rewards points that you can redeem for travel, but only one of them has an annual fee.
Personal Finance 2020-08-26T14:04:00Z

5 credit cards to consider downgrading if you want to save money but still want to earn rewards

If you want to save money, you might want to consider downgrading cards like the Chase Sapphire Reserve and Amex Platinum to a cheaper card.
Personal Finance 2020-08-12T19:53:00Z

The pandemic cured my fear of credit cards — and helped me net over $150 in cash-back rewards

After getting out of a minimum-payment cycle she'd been stuck in for years, the author swore off credit cards — until COVID-19 changed her mind.
Personal Finance 2020-06-15T19:21:00Z

4 steps to take if you're looking to pay down debt with a balance transfer credit card

To find the right balance transfer card for you, figure out how much debt you need to move over, then compare 0% intro APR offers.
Personal Finance 2020-05-28T14:26:00Z

Amex, Chase, and other major card issuers offer free access to your credit score — and in some cases you don't even need to be a cardholder

Credit cards that offer free credit score monitoring services — and lucrative rewards, whether you're looking for travel points or cash back.
Personal Finance 2020-05-20T20:20:00Z

Why American Express lowered my card's limit even though I have a credit score of 836 — and what I could have done to avoid it

Credit card issuers can lower your credit limit if you go too long without using your card — and a lower limit can hurt your credit score.
Personal Finance 2020-05-18T18:40:00Z

3 signs it's time to downgrade your premium travel credit card to an option with no annual fee

Annual fees can be worth it if you earn lots of rewards and use all the benefits, but if you're not getting your money's worth, consider downgrading.
Personal Finance 2020-04-29T14:00:00Z

My husband and I used to ignore offers for balance transfer credit cards, but after a surprise surgery left us in debt, they were exactly what we needed

After a surprise surgery and a job change, a balance transfer credit card offer helped us pay down our debt while avoiding interest.
Personal Finance 2020-04-08T18:57:00Z

Credit cards with introductory APR offers can help you build a financial buffer — here's why you should consider applying now

Some cards offer up to 21 months of introductory APR on purchases and balance transfers — but these offers could become more scarce.
Personal Finance 2020-03-23T21:36:00Z

2 signs you should upgrade your student credit card — and 2 signs you're not ready

If you're looking to upgrade your wallet after graduating, ask yourself these questions to decide whether it's time to apply for a non-student card.
Personal Finance 2019-12-23T14:22:00Z

4 reasons why the end of the year is the best time to apply for a credit card

Credit cards can help you meet your financial and travel goals for the new year — if you use them responsibly.
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