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Barclaycard’s Premiere Customer Service

Barclaycard’s Premiere Customer Service

Premiere Customer Service I figured that my past few posts on NCL (Link #1, #2 & #3) were so negative that I needed to rebound and give some praise for a change.  This shout goes out to a company that…

Erase Your Credit Card Debt

Erase Your Credit Card Debt

Plain and Simple, Debt Stinks It’s been a while since I posted anything about personal finance, and I’m starting to plan my next credit card “app-o-rama” so it reminded me just how important it is to ALWAYS pay off your…

United MileagePlus Club Card Review

United MileagePlus Club Card Review

by Jon Mohatt (aka Travel Brainstorm) As I scan the credit cards that I use on a regular basis and decide which ones are worth keeping in my wallet I came across my Chase Visa Signature United MileagePlus Club credit card…

Credit Card Applications Impacting Your Credit Score

Credit Card Applications Impacting Your Credit Score

Worried About Impacting Your Credit Score? by Jon Mohatt (aka Travel Brainstorm) If you have read my recent posts you know that I have just retired from the Air Force and moved my family to Montana where we are in…

How to Pay Off Credit Cards

How to Pay Off Credit Cards

How to Pay Off Credit Cards, Adding to Your Point Totals By Jon Mohatt Wow, how time flies.  It’s been over 55 days since my last post but I have been just a little busy retiring from the military and…

Steps to Create a Budget and Maximize Reward Points

Steps to Create a Budget and Maximize Reward Points

Steps to Create a Budget and Pay Off Credit Cards By Jon Mohatt Why do I (we) need a budget? In my previous blog, Why Dave Ramsey is Wrong and Costing you Money, I pointed out the importance of paying…

Why Dave Ramsey is Wrong and Costing you Money – Using Reward Credit Cards

Why Dave Ramsey is Wrong and Costing you Money – Using Reward Credit Cards

Could Dave Ramsey Actually be Wrong About Reward Credit Cards? By Jon Mohatt Ok, now that I have your attention I have to admit that in general I agree with Dave Ramsey in almost everything he says in regards to…

Best Travel Credit Card – Analysis from NextAdvisor

Best Travel Credit Card I ran across this credit card analysis that was completed by the folks at NextAdvisor.  If one wants to take the time to read the full report it gives in-depth details into each travel credit card…