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Chase 5/24 Rule: How to Count Your Status – 3 Easy Ways

With most Chase credit cards, Chase will not approve a new card application if you have opened 5 or more cards, with any bank,...
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Under 5/24. Which cards should I collect next?

I'm a huge nerd when it comes to credit cards.  I collect them the way that others collect baseball cards or sneakers.  To me,...
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(Update: Might be fixed?) Wyndham Business Card reporting as a personal card to credit...

UPDATE 2/18: A couple of readers who originally let us know that the Wyndham Business  Earner Card was showing up on their personal credit report...
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Beginner with business credit card plan: Over 500K points & 2 years Companion Pass

Separately I published a first year credit card plan for a single person with no ability or willingness to apply for business cards: Beginner...
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Flying under 5/24

Signing up for credit cards is, by far, the fastest and easiest way to amass a fortune in points and miles.  Chase, in particular,...
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A couple’s credit card plan: 820,000 points in 15 months

Recently I published two first year credit card plans for a single person: one with and one without business cards: Beginner credit card plan...
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Best business card offers that don’t add to 5/24

In my opinion, Chase offers many of the best credit cards and the best signup offers.  They have a fantastic lineup of cards that...
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The best Chase cards that ARE subject to 5/24

Nick previously published "What’s the best Chase card that’s not subject to 5/24?"  As much as I enjoyed his post, I thought this was...
Dodging 5/24

What’s the best Chase card that’s not subject to 5/24?

Over the weekend, I had the opportunity to speak at Frequent Traveler University Seattle. I enjoyed speaking about credit card benefits beyond the signup...
Breaking 5/24

New hope for breaking free of 5/24 after all?

This morning, Greg posted about his latest attempt to bypass 5/24. In that post, he details the process of applying through a BRM (Business...
Flying under 5/24

My latest attempt to bypass 5/24

In April, Doctor of Credit posted a "New Way To Bypass Chase 5/24."  I was intrigued.  I wanted to get Chase's new Ink card:...
Dodging 5/24

Dodging 5/24. What works, what doesn’t, April 2017.

Most Chase credit cards fall under their dreaded "5/24 Rule".  That is, Chase will deny your application if you have opened 5 or more...
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Going for the latest 100K Ultimate Rewards business card offer despite 5/24

The Chase Ink Business Preferred card rolled out in the fall of last year with a mighty 80,000 point signup bonus.  I've been eager...
Curing 5/24

Curing 5/24

Recent developments have made me think more about Chase's 5/24 Rule (where they deny applicants who have opened 5 or more cards in the...

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