Why You Should NOT Just Walk into the Apple Store to Buy Your Mac

Why You Should NOT Just Walk into the Apple Store to Buy Your Mac

There’s nothing special about a Mac purchased from the Apple Store. The ghost of Steve Jobs doesn’t sprinkle magic iDust on it, and the Geniuses haven’t loaded it up with bonus software. Read more to find out where to buy …

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Spring Cleaning For Your Personal Finances

Spring Cleaning For Your Personal Finances

Personal finance is a very broad topic, one that covers subjects such as taxes, credit cards, banking, debt, and of course, money. For many, it’s the last topic, money, that’s discussed the most, usually whether or not you think you …

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Best Credit Cards for Gas in March 2021

Best Credit Cards for Gas in March 2021

One of the most common expenses in the average American’s monthly budget is keeping gas in the tank. If you live in a car-centric city like I do, getting even a few cents per gallon off your gas costs can mean big savings over the course of a year. Fortunately, there are a few credit cards out there that can save you up to 5% on every dollar spent on gas purchases.

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The Best Credit Cards for Beginners in March 2021

The Best Credit Cards for Beginners in March 2021

If you’ve never had a credit card before, getting started with one can be pretty daunting for the beginner. Without any experience in the world of credit, how are you supposed to know where to start, or which card to …

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What Are My Points and Miles Worth in March 2021?

What Are My Points and Miles Worth in March 2021?

We post a lot about credit cards here on our blog, as well as elsewhere on Brad’s Deals. Each credit card offers a different sign-up offer and earning currency, usually “points” or “miles.” What’s the difference between all of them? And, …

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Best Credit Cards for Groceries in March 2021

Best Credit Cards for Groceries in March 2021

Everyone needs to eat, and unless you have unlimited money to shell out at restaurants for breakfast, lunch and dinner, groceries are an unavoidable weekly expense. For gourmands and families alike, grocery bills can add up fast. Luckily, there are …

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Best Credit Card Signup Bonuses for May 2021

Best Credit Card Signup Bonuses for May 2021

Here is a current list of our top four favorite credit card signup bonus offers. Consider all of these to be highly recommended. If you’re new, I realize that it can be scary to apply for any credit card, but if …

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The Best 0% APR Credit Cards for May 2021

The Best 0% APR Credit Cards for May 2021

During difficult times, you may find yourself needing some time to pay off essential purchases. One way to reward your spending is seeking out lucrative signup bonuses that reward you with cash back. These are great, but sometimes, the best deals are less …

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Why the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card Makes a Great Starter Card

Why the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card Makes a Great Starter Card

The Chase Sapphire Preferred Credit Card is one of the best bang-for-your-buck credit cards on the market today. I’d recommend it for anyone looking to break into the points and miles game who still wants to get decent cash back return …

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This Is The Best Way To Use IHG Rewards Points

This Is The Best Way To Use IHG Rewards Points

IHG is one of the largest hotel chains out there, with over 4,600 hotels worldwide. Its brands span from budget, like Candlewood Suites and Holiday Inn Express, to luxury like InterContinental. So, with a new offer out for the IHG …

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