Credit Cards

8 Ways to Score Extra Credit Card Perks

Comments 0 Comments

7. Keep an eye on your (e)mail

Image: Adib Roy

When it comes to credit card rewards, it can pay to look through the solicitations your issuer sends you in the mail. Bilker, for instance, was able to score $1,000 back on a home improvement project after taking advantage of a special promotion Citi advertised via snail mail. It’s also a good idea to keep an eye on your inbox since some issuers will email cardholders about limited time bonus offers.

“You’ve got to keep your eye on everything to know what’s going on,” Bilker says, adding you can always “call your issuer to see if any specials are coming up.”

Tip 8: Pool points »

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Please note that our comments are moderated, so it may take a little time before you see them on the page. Thanks for your patience.

Find out where you stand.
Get your FREE personalized credit report card.

Sign Up Now
X

Stay Connected to Our Experts

Please submit your email address to get credit & money tips & advice
from our team of 30+ experts, delivered weekly to your inbox.