New Sears Mastercard Jazzed-Up with Shop Your Way Offering Generous Points

Citibank and Sears have opened up their new Sears Mastercard with the Shop Your Way program to the general public. More than five million existing Sears Mastercard holders began receiving the new 5-3-2-1 Shop Your Way offer in November and will be issued new cards in March.  The rewards Mastercard offers: •5% back in points…

Chase & Amazon Launch a 5% or 2% or 1% Rewards Credit Card

Amazon.com and Chase unveiled the new Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card, offering 5% Back on all Amazon.com purchases and rewards everywhere else you shop, including 2% Back at restaurants, gas stations and drugstores, and 1% Back on every other purchase, available exclusively for eligible Prime members.  Existing Amazon Rewards Visa Signature cardmembers with an…

Discover Card and PayPal Become True Pals by Expanding POS Mobile Payments

Discover and PayPal have inked a deal PayPal more widely available to Discover cardholders and merchants.  The agreement provides PayPal with access to Discover’s tokenization services, expanding PayPal’s reach at the point of sale, which will enable U.S. PayPal customers to pay with their Discover cards at all of the contactless-enabled merchants that accept Discover.…

United MileagePlus Nabs Best Overall Frequent Flyer Program in the World – Again

For the 13th consecutive year, readers of Global Traveler, a monthly publication written exclusively for frequent business and luxury travelers, voted United’s MileagePlus loyalty program the Best Overall Frequent Flyer Program in the world for 2016. United has been recognized with this award every year since the inception of the GT Tested Reader Survey in 2004. …

AAdvantage Aviator Red World Elite MC Takes Travel Perks to a Higher Altitude

A new card offering travel perks like early boarding, first checked bag free, accelerated miles, discounts and other savings in now available in the U.S. market.   Barclaycard announced consumers can now apply for the AAdvantage Aviator Red World Elite Mastercard. The card is offered in airports and exclusively on board American Airlines flights. New cardmembers…