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How I Save 5.25%+ on All of My Amazon Orders

[UPDATE: Days after I posted this, Fold changed up its offering, removing the Amazon benefit from the free Spin card. It does still offer 5% back (up to $500 in purchases per month) on Amazon gift cards for those with the Spin+ card — which now has an annual fee...

Southwest Has Eliminated Expiration Dates for Flight Credits

I'll admit that, historically, I've not been a huge fan of flying Southwest. This distaste stems pretty much exclusively from their boarding system and the fact that you don't have an assigned seat ahead of time. As someone who's grown accustomed to reserving a seat at the movies for years,...

PointCard is Killing Off its "Neon" Debit Card Ahead of "Titan" Launch

Boy, I sure can pick 'em. At the beginning of the year, I named my top five FinTechs to watch in 2022. While one of those five seems headed toward big things after being acquired by Walmart, two of my selections are now dead. Well, technically, PointCard the company is...

Instacart Now Has Its Own Credit Card — It's Not Terrible

In the years that I've been covering personal finance, credit cards have easily become one of my favorite things to write about. Specifically, it's always fun when a new or revamped card is announced. Good or bad, I love pouring over the details and assessing the pros/cons of a card....

High-Yield Savings Accounts are Starting to Live Up to Their Name Again

In case you hadn't heard, the Federal Reserve has been hiking interest rates pretty aggressively as of late. And while that's bad news for those with credit card debt or who planned on getting a mortgage, it is potentially good news for your savings accounts — provided that you have...

Amazon Prime Customers Can Now Get a Free Year of Grubhub+

In case you haven't seen the incessant Jon Batiste commercials or online ads, Prime Day is coming up on July 12th and 13th. Ahead of that, Amazon has announced some new offerings for Prime members. Among them is a deal that could save users money on their Grubhub orders. Now,...