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Paris Olympics Featured

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How credit card reward points can offer you free Paris Olympics trip?

We often read stories about how people use credit card reward points and travel for free. However, most of us either don’t know how to accumulate tons of reward points or don’t have those super premium credit cards. In today’s post, I endeavour to highlight how “not so premium credit cards” can be used to […]

Amazon Gift Cards

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How to buy Amazon Gift Cards at 5%-33% discount?

Given the ever-increasing acceptability of the AmazonPay wallet, it is becoming a go-to wallet for many. Amazon wallet can be used with a wide range of merchant payments and use cases, including bill payments, insurance payments, travel booking, food orders etc apart from paying for Amazon purchases. I prefer to load my Amazon wallet using […]

HSBC

HSBC Platinum Credit Card Review

I applied for an HSBC Platinum credit card last month and it was a spur of the moment decision without any thought or strategy on how I will maximise the benefits. Here I am, after a month, regretting about missing the welcome offers and realising that this card has a mediocre reward rate too. Reward […]

Rent Payment Offers

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Rent Payment Offers – June 2021

Rent payment being a major expense for most of us, it is always great if there are offers that allow us to save some money on it. Below are the ongoing rent payment offers on credit cards. I have been personally using credit cards to make rent payment for a few years now. Last year […]

BoB Select Credit Card

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Bank of Baroda Select Credit Card Review

Bank of Baroda Select or BoB Select credit card is an entry-level credit card from Bank of Baroda stable. I didn’t know that this card exists until a friend of mine applied for it recently. It was then I checked out the features of this credit card and was quite impressed. Update August 2021 – […]

Citi Sleeps in India

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Citi Sleeps: What to do with Citi credit cards?

Citibank recently decided to exit the consumer banking business from 13 countries, including India. While this raises many questions, but a couple of important ones are what to do with existing Citi credit cards and reward points? Moreover, which alternate credit card to apply for? Below are my thoughts on these questions. Citi Credit Cards: […]

Fuel Credit Cards India

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Best Fuel Credit Cards in India 2021

Given the recent surge in domestic fuel prices, it makes sense to figure out the best fuel credit cards in India. Simply because using the right credit card at a petrol pump can help one save around 2-4% annually on one of the most inelastic expense. Given fuel expense is an inelastic expense it’s not […]

Upcoming Credit Cards

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Upcoming credit cards 2021

2021 promises to be a good year in terms of credit card launches. In the first 3 months, we have already seen a few good launches i.e. SBI Aurum credit card and 4 credit cards from IDFC First Bank. In the rest of the year, I expect around 6 new card launches to happen. Below […]

Credit Card Strategy

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My credit card strategy 2021

In this post, I will share my credit card strategy that I follow to maximise rewards from the 10 credit cards I own. Further, given that this is my 50th blog post it makes sense that I discuss my own thoughts and strategies rather than putting a review. J Currently, I own 10 credit cards […]

IDFC Bank Credit Cards

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IDFC First credit card – Tricks to get the approval

After the detailed review on IDFC First credit cards; I got a few queries on how to apply for the card and any tricks to get the approval. Since for me the IDFC First credit card was sort of pre-approved, I dont know of any tricks to get the approval quickly. However, I came along […]

American Express, Misc

Amex MRCC Reward changes from April 2021

Amex MRCC has announced changes in the reward structure from April 2021. In an email to its customers, Amex has outlined the changes. Below are all the details about the new changes, how they affect you as a cardholder, what could be Amex’s rationale behind the move and what should be your strategy with MRCC […]

IDFC Bank Credit Cards

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IDFC Bank Credit Cards Detailed Review

IDFC First Bank has jumped into the credit card bandwagon by launching 4 credit cards. Although, IDFC First Bank already has a credit card offering through a tie-up with One Card, this the first time they have launched credit cards under their own brand name. Here is everything you need to know about these credit […]

American Express, Bank, Card Review

Amex Platinum Travel – Changes in Redemption Options

Amex is changing redemption options for its Platinum Travel credit card effective 22nd Jan. While the change in redemption options is beneficial, in my view; however, this is accompanied by a minor devaluation in reward points’ value.  I have reviewed the card here, and have also shared my experiences here. What are the existing redemption […]

Bank, Card Review, Kotak Bank

Kotak White Credit Card Review

Kotak White credit card is the latest credit card from Kotak Bank. The card’s plain white design looks amazing and it is targeted at the HNI segment with its high eligibility criteria and high spends target to get maximum benefits. However, whether this credit card is worthy of sitting in your wallet? Read on to […]

SBI Paytm Credit Card

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SBI Paytm Credit Card Review

SBI and Paytm have launched 2 new co-branded credit cards, the SBI Paytm Select credit card and the SBI Paytm card. For Paytm, this is the third attempt to launch a credit card product, hoping to be lucky this time. However, seems like that history will repeat itself. Paytm’s past attempt at credit cards As […]

BoB Eterna Featured Image

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BoB Eterna Credit Card Review

Bank of Baroda Eterna or BoB Eterna credit card by BoB Financial (a 100% sub of Bank of Baroda) is a new entrant in the premium credit card space. It is the flagship card in BoB’s bouquet. The USP of the BoB Eterna is 5x rewards points on Online/Travel/Dining spends and unlimited domestic lounge access, […]

Axis Ace Credit Card

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Axis Ace Credit Card Review – The 2% cashback credit card

Axis Ace credit card is the latest offering from Axis Bank in collaboration with Google Pay. The card promises unlimited 5% cashback on bill payments using GPay and 2% unlimited cash back on all purchases. Axis Ace credit card is primarily an entry-level credit card pitched against the likes of ICICI Amazon Pay credit card […]

OneCard Credit Card

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OneCard Credit Card Review and Hands-on experience

OneCard is a new credit card launched by FPL Technologies (a new age fintech) in collaboration with IDFC First Bank. The USP of OneCard is its metal form factor. This card features a minimalist design thus looks very premium and upmarket. However, let me put it upfront, OneCard credit card though looks very upmarket and […]

Credit Card Hack, Hack, Misc, Offers

Rent payment using credit card offers – 2020

During these COVID times, rent payment using credit card has become a thriving segment for banks and rent payment platforms. Not only have many platforms come up for rent payment in the last few months, but also many credit card issuers have introduced multiple offers for rent payment. Check out the best platforms for rent […]

How to choose credit cards

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How to choose best credit cards in India?

If you are looking to choose credit cards in India, you will be overwhelmed by the options available. Firstly, there are around 30 banks offering credit cards and each bank has several variants. For eg. SBI alone has 42 different credit cards variant to offer. Further, there’s no one-size-fits-all credit card, so the best credit […]