Showing posts from June, 2021

Chase Freedom Q3 5x categories announced, plus get an extra 10% on Pay Youself Back feature

Chase has announced their 3rd quarter (Q3) 5x categories for thee Freedom Flex and old Freedom cards: Grocery Stores (excluding Target® & Walmart®): Just in time for grilling season, Chase Freedom and Freedom Flex cardmembers can earn 5% cash back on grocery store purchases to cook-up their favorite recipes all summer long. Select Streaming Services: Monthly music and TV streaming subscriptions can add up fast – this quarter, Chase Freedom and Freedom Flex cardmembers can earn 5% cash back on individual purchases and subscriptions. Q3 runs from July 1 through September 30, 2021, and registration (required) is open today through September 14, 2021.  The 5x is limited to up to $1,500 in total purchases for the quarter.  But if you have both the Freedom Flex and the old Chase Freedom, you could purchase up to $1,500 per card for a total of $3,000. Activation link For many of us who signed up for the Freedom Flex when it was first released last year, the 5x grocery store category may

New Citi Custom Cash credit card with 5x earnings

Citi has just introduced their new Custom Cash credit card , which has no annual fee credit card and gets you 5x ThankYou Points (TYP) on your top eligible spending category for each billing cycle.  You'll also get 20,000 TYP as a sign-up bonus after spending $750 in the first 3 months of card membership.  Let's take a look at the card. 5x earning categories Instead of having quarterly rotating 5x categories like the Chase Freedom or Discover cards, the Citi Custom Cash simply earns 5x on your top spending category each pay period.  It's capped at $500 per billing cycle, which is essentially $500 per month.  Eligible categories include the following: Drugstores Fitness clubs Gas stations Grocery stores Home improvement stores Live entertainment Restaurants Select streaming services Select transit Select travel This is a pretty solid list, and you'll likely be able to find a category to max out your monthly 5x on.  Your top spending category can also change from month-t

Spend $10 on small businesses on Amazon, get $10 credit

With the annual upcoming Amazon Prime Day scheduled for June 21 and 22, Amazon is running a promo where you get $10 credit to spend on Prime Day if you spend $10+ at a small business on Amazon. The deal From June 7 through June 20, spend $10 or more at a participating small business on Amazon.  Amazon will then send you an e-mail with an activation link for your $10 credit.  The $10 promotional credit is value during Prime Day only on June 21 and 22. Link to the promo Amazon has many small business sellers, and you're very likely to find something $10+ fitting for your needs.  There are a good variety of keto, low-carb foods for sale , as well as all-natural sunscreens for your outdoor activities.  Terms & Conditions Prime members: Purchase $10 of select small business products between June 7, 2021 and June 20, 2021 and earn a $10 credit to use on Prime Day. Exclusions apply. You’ll get $10 to spend on Amazon for Prime Day, starting June 21, 2021 at 12:00am (PT) and ending on