Is Chase Sapphire Preferred better than Capital One Venture?

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. If you're looking for a lucrative travel rewards credit card with a reasonable annual fee, two of the most popular travel rewards credit cards are Chase Sapphire … Continue reading Is Chase Sapphire Preferred better than Capital One Venture?

DEAL ALERT: How to Maximize the Amex Bonus Transfer Offer

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. Earn 40-50% bonus Avios when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards points American Express occasionally offers a bonus when you transfer Membership Rewards points to certain partner airline … Continue reading DEAL ALERT: How to Maximize the Amex Bonus Transfer Offer

What You Need to Know When Booking American Airlines Award Tickets

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. I often receive questions about the amount of miles that the AAdvantage program requires for American Airlines award tickets. I'll explain why the redemption price you're seeing when … Continue reading What You Need to Know When Booking American Airlines Award Tickets

How To Book American Airlines Flights With Amex Membership Rewards Points (Etihad Miles)

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. I have never flown on an Etihad flight, nor do I collect Etihad miles.  But I recently used Etihad miles to book award tickets on flights operated … Continue reading How To Book American Airlines Flights With Amex Membership Rewards Points (Etihad Miles)

6 Credit Cards for Award Travel Beginners

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. If you're new to award travel and you're ready to start applying for credit cards, a Chase card that earns transferable Ultimate Rewards should be your first priority. … Continue reading 6 Credit Cards for Award Travel Beginners

Will I lose my points if I cancel a credit card?

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. Will I lose miles/points if I cancel a credit card? The answer to this question depends on the type of credit card in question.  I'll explain how … Continue reading Will I lose my points if I cancel a credit card?