Maximize the Freedom Card’s 5x Category for Q4

December 14, 2019, is the last day to register your Chase Freedom to earn 5x Ultimate Rewards for the past quarter at department stores and via PayPal and Chase Pay.

Last Chance to Earn 5x on Freedom’s Q3 Categories

Today, September 14, 2018, is the last day to register your Chase Freedom to earn 5x Ultimate Rewards for the past quarter with Lyft, and at Walgreens and gas stations that you can transfer (circuitously) to Aer Lingus, British Airways, Flying Blue, Iberia, JetBlue, Singapore, Southwest, United, and Virgin Atlantic.

Note that the Freedom is different than the Chase Freedom Unlimited card, which Scott reviewed here.

If you register by today, your Freedom purchases will earn 5 Ultimate Rewards per dollar spent (up to the bonus cap of $1,500 per per quarter) on purchases at gas stations, Walgreens, and

The Five Chase Cards You Should Apply For: Combo #2

5/24 is a buzzword in the miles and points sphere.

The Five Chase Cards You Should Apply For: Combo #1

If you're just starting to collect miles and points, possibly the single best piece of advice is to sign up for five Chase cards before moving on to any other bank's rewards cards. This post is going to talk about which five cards you should choose, depending on a few factors, and why.
The fact of the matter is that Chase will cut you off from eligibility for their travel rewards credit cards once you've opened five credit cards from any bank whatsoever in the last 24 months (not counting most business cards).

Last Chance to Earn 5x on Freedom’s Q2 Categories, & Q3 Categories Announced

Tomorrow, June 14, 2018, is the last day to register your Chase Freedom to earn 5x Ultimate Rewards for the past quarter at grocery stores, through Paypal, and through Chas

Last Chance to Retroactively Earn 5x at Walmart & Department Stores

Today, December 14, 2017, is the last day to register your Chase Freedom to earn 5x Ultimate Rewards at Walmart and department stores that you can transfer (circuitously) to United, Korean, British Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, Flying Blue, and Singapore miles.

Note that the Freedom is different than the Chase Freedom Unlimited card, which Scott reviewed here.

If you register by today, your Freedom purchases will earn 5 Ultimate Rewards per dollar spent (up to the bonus cap of $1,500 per per quarter) at Walmart and department stores retroactively to October 1, 2017, and through December 31, 2017.

With

Three Credit Cards I’ll Never Cancel

There are a few reasons I would never cancel a credit card. I wouldn't cancel a card:

With no annual fee. There's not much point, and eventually these old accounts will improve the average age of my credit accounts which will help my credit score. Plus presumably the card offers at least one benefit that has some value to me.
With a renewal bonus more valuable than the annual fee. Several cards offer bonus points or free hotel nights every year you pay the annual fee.

Last Chance to Retroactively Earn 5x on Restaurants & Movies

Tomorrow, September 14, 2017, is the last day to register your Chase Freedom to earn 5x Ultimate Rewards at restaurants and movie theaters that you can transfer (circuitously) to United, Korean, British Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, Flying Blue, and Singapore miles.

Note that the Freedom is different than the Chase Freedom Unlimited card, which Scott reviewed here.

If you register by tomorrow, your Freedom purchases will earn 5 Ultimate Rewards per dollar spent (up to the bonus cap of $1,500 per per quarter) dining and at movie theaters retroactively to July 1, 2017, and through September 30, 2017.

On

Earn 5x Miles at Restaurants & Movie Theaters This Summer

If you haven't already, register your Chase Freedom to earn 5x Ultimate Rewards at restaurants and movie theaters this summer that you can transfer (circuitously) to United, Korean, British Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, Flying Blue, and Singapore miles.

The Chase Freedom is different than the Chase Freedom Unlimited card

If you register by September 14, 2017, your Freedom purchases will earn 5x on the first $1,500 spent at restaurants and movie theaters from July 1 (retroactively) through September 30, 2017.

Here are the other bonus categories for all of 2017:

Although the chart says 5% cash back, you actually

Last Day to Retroactively Earn 5 Airline Miles Per Dollar on Gas & Uber

Tomorrow, March 14, 2017, is the last day to register your Chase Freedom to earn 5x Ultimate Rewards at gas stations, on Uber, and other local commuter transportation costs that you can transfer (circuitously) to United, Korean, British Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, Flying Blue, and Singapore miles.

This is different than the new Chase Freedom Unlimited card, which Scott reviewed here.

If you register by tomorrow, your Freedom purchases will earn 5x on those categories retroactively to January 1, 2017 (up the standard limit of $1,500 spent in the bonus category per quarter).

On March 15, you will