I’ve shared my favorite personal banking tips with you in the past. Here’s my pick for the best checking account Here’s my pick for the best savings account Today, we’re going to talk about credit cards. Let’s get to it. When my book was originally published, I named names. This is why some banks will never, ever partner with me. Oh well!! My old favorite credit card: Citi PremierPass card Anyway, in the first chapter on credit cards, I shared the details of my favorite credit card at the time: the Citi PremierPass card. In fact, I had used it as my primary credit card for several years and recommended it to hundreds of thousands of people. That’s changed now. Citi tightened up on its credit-card lineup, dropping several of their most compelling rewards. This was highlighted in a devastating column in the New York Times. Hilariously, Citi actually mailed out a note to cardholders trying to spin the reduction of benefits into something like “exciting new features” — but it was obvious to anyone with a pulse that the most compelling rewards were being removed. And so I began an exhaustive search for a new credit card. Because I spend a [...]
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