Beating Behemoth Bank at their own game

On October 22, 2010, in Discounts, Spending money, by Jim Wood

You may recall from last week’s post that I reviewed a credit card offer. This offer was a partnership between a major hotel chain and a mega bank (fondly referred to as “Behemoth Bank”). The basic idea was, “get our card, get free hotel nights.” As we discovered last time, if you’re not careful with […]

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Credit card applications: the fine print

On October 16, 2010, in Managing money, Spending money, by Jim Wood

I received yet another glossy credit card solicitation in the mail this week. Normally these go straight into my recycling bin, but since I’m now blogging about personal finance, I thought it might be interesting to read the details of this offer. The solicitation was a partnership between a major bank (whom I will fondly […]

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