Why the Amex Gold is still my favorite card

Amex Gold Card

The points and miles game has always been volatile, with most of the changes chipping away value. After all, credit card companies are in it to make money. In 2018, however, American Express refreshed their Premier Rewards Gold (PRG) card, introduced a slew of new benefits, and renamed it the Gold Card. I was on … Read more Why the Amex Gold is still my favorite card

Allstate Drivewise review + final results (2020)

Allstate Drivewise results and review

I’ve personally had Allstate Insurance for just over a year (I switched from Progressive), which means I’ve been able to go through two full auto insurance renewals using the Drivewise feature on their mobile app. At both renewals, I’ve gotten check back for 27% of my premium (!!!) but there are a few things I’m … Read more Allstate Drivewise review + final results (2020)

Discover 5% Bonus Categories for 2020

Discover offers 5% cash back in rotating categories throughout the year. They change every quarter which allows you to maximize various purchases. While Discover is sometimes considered a beginners card in the points and miles world, the credit card company is offering a strong set of 5% categories this year, which makes it a keeper … Read more Discover 5% Bonus Categories for 2020

Progressive Snapshot review + final results (Updated for 2020)

Progressive Snapshot Review & Results

I worked for a large insurance company as a Marketing Consultant at a local agency during my college years. Up until recently, I didn’t have the best opinion of Progressive. But, after a cross country move, they gave me the lowest quote for my auto insurance. So… I gave them a try. One way to … Read more Progressive Snapshot review + final results (Updated for 2020)

2018 Discover 5% Cashback Calendar is here

Discover just released their 2018 cashback bonus calendar which allows you to earn 5% cashback through various categories each quarter in 2018! Quarter 1 – January to March 2018 Gas Stations & Wholesale Clubs Earn 5% Cashback Bonus at Gas Stations & Wholesale Clubs from January 1–March 31, 2018, on up to $1,500 in purchases, when … Read more 2018 Discover 5% Cashback Calendar is here