Reminder: Choose your US Bank Cash+ Visa Categories

As I mentioned in December, the US Bank Cash+ Visa is probably one of the best cards out there for travelers because it offers 5% cash back on several categories relevant to business travelers including hotels, restaurants, and car rental. The only catch is that you must select your reward categories quarterly. The second-quarter selection website is…

Hyatt promotion: Earn 3000 points after every three nights

Hyatt has announced its spring promotion and the registration link is now live. The details are pretty simple: Earn 3,000 Hyatt Gold Passport® bonus points after every three eligible nights, up to 45,000 bonus points when you stay at a Hyatt hotel between March 1st and May 31st. You must register by April 30, 2013…

Ideas for generating spending on credit cards

So you’ve signed up for a credit card that promises a bonus after you’ve spend a few thousand dollars in 90 days. If you aren’t spending someone else’s money (think business travel, purchasing items for a business, etc.) you might be thinking, “How the heck am I going to spend $3000 on a credit card…