Jason Steele About the author:
Jason Steele is a journalist who specializes in covering credit cards, award travel, and other areas of personal finance. You can check out his website at JasonSteele.com.
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Capital One Spark Cash Business Credit Card
Capital One® Spark® Cash for Business Credit Card Review Credit Cards October 25, 2019
Review Summary: One of the highest rates of cash back around and a generous welcome bonus make the Capital One®…
Chase Ink Business Cash Card
Review: Chase Ink Business Cash Card Credit Cards October 10, 2019
Review Summary: Although the Chase Ink Business Cash is marketed as a cashback card for small business owners, savvy award…
Small business credit cards
The Best Credit Cards for Small Business Owners Credit Cards September 26, 2019
In 2018, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced that there were over 30 million Americans who owned a small business.…
Should You Redeem Credit Card Points for Travel Rewards or Cash Back?
Should You Redeem Credit Card Points for Travel Rewards or Cash Back? Credit Cards August 8, 2019
Team Clark is a big fan of cash back credit cards, due to their simplicity and consistent value. But even…
U.S. Bank Cash+ Visa Signature Card
Review: U.S. Bank Cash+ Visa Signature Card Credit Cards August 1, 2019
Review Summary: This card lets you choose the bonus categories where you earn 5% cash back, plus it has a $150…
No Foreign Transaction Fee credit cards
The best credit cards with no foreign transaction fees Credit Cards May 16, 2019
Nobody likes paying credit card fees, but at least most of them have some justification. For example, you might be…
Warning: Read this before using a cash back credit card to buy groceries
Warning: Read this before using a cash back credit card to buy groceries Credit Cards May 9, 2019
Using a cash back credit card can be a great way to save money on all of your purchases, as…
The best credit cards that pay for TSA PreCheck and Global Entry
The best credit cards that pay for TSA PreCheck and Global Entry Credit Cards April 25, 2019
I can't decide what the worst part of air travel is: the cramped seats or the long lines and intrusive…
American Express car rental coverage
Should you buy American Express Premium Car Rental coverage? Travel April 12, 2019
While there are more ways than ever to avoid renting a car, it's sometimes a necessary part of a trip. Your…
Avianca Vuela Visa Card review: Earn valuable miles for use on partner airlines
Avianca Vuela Visa Card review: Earn valuable miles for use on partner airlines Credit Cards April 5, 2019
Review Summary: While you might not have ever heard of the Latin American airline Avianca, this card offers rewards in their…
Southwest Airlines EarlyBird Check-In: Should you buy it?
Southwest Airlines EarlyBird Check-In: Should you buy it? Travel April 4, 2019
I'm a huge fan of Southwest. Like many of our favorite brands at Team Clark, it offers no frills but…
Costco vs. Sam’s Club Credit Cards Comparison: Which Is Better?
Costco vs. Sam’s Club Credit Cards Comparison: Which Is Better? Credit Cards March 26, 2019
You probably know that Team Clark is a huge fan of warehouse stores — and it only makes sense that we'd…
The Best 0% APR Credit Cards Right Now
The Best 0% APR Credit Cards Right Now Credit Cards March 21, 2019
Team Clark hates credit card debt. But, ironically, the right credit card can be a helpful tool to finally eliminate…
ABOC Platinum Rewards Mastercard®: $150 cash back and 12 months of 0% APR
ABOC Platinum Rewards Mastercard®: $150 cash back and 12 months of 0% APR Credit Cards March 11, 2019
Review Summary: If you're interested in being a customer of a smaller regional bank instead of one of the national…
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Best Barclays credit cards: Compare rewards and 0% APR offers Credit Cards February 21, 2019
Barclays is one of the leading credit card issuers, but it isn't as well known for its own branded cards…
Best Credit Cards for Saving or Investing Your Rewards
Best Credit Cards for Saving or Investing Your Rewards Credit Cards January 28, 2019
When people think about credit cards, it often reminds them of debt. That may be because about half of credit…
Southwest Ends Senior Fares Discount
Here’s How to Earn the Southwest Airlines Companion Pass Through 2021 Credit Cards January 14, 2019
The Southwest Airlines Companion Pass is about the most valuable thing ever for those who want to travel for free…
Sam’s Club Mastercard Review: Great Rewards on Gas, Travel and Dining
Sam’s Club Mastercard Review: Great Rewards on Gas, Travel and Dining Credit Cards December 27, 2018
Review Summary: The Sam’s Club® Mastercard® offers a very high rate of cash back on gas, but much less so at Sam's…
Best Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses Right Now
Best Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses Right Now Credit Cards December 19, 2018
Rewards credit cards don't just offer you valuable points, miles and cash back when you make new purchases — these…
Fidelity Rewards Review: Earn 2% Cash Back With No Annual Fee
Fidelity Rewards Review: Earn 2% Cash Back With No Annual Fee Credit Cards December 19, 2018
Review Summary: The Fidelity® Rewards Visa Signature® Credit Card offers a simple but valuable cash back offer. This card is…
PenFed Pathfinder review: Premium travel rewards, no annual fee
PenFed Pathfinder review: Premium travel rewards, no annual fee Credit Cards December 17, 2018
Review Summary: The PenFed Pathfinder Rewards American Express Card strikes a unique balance between offering premium rewards and benefits while having no…
Citi Double Cash
Citi Double Cash Review: Earn Up to 2% Cash Back on All Purchases Credit Cards December 12, 2018
Review Summary: The Citi® Double Cash Card - 18 month BT offer is a great credit card for people who…
Barclaycard Arrival Plus review: Earn miles worth 2.1% of spending
Barclaycard Arrival Plus review: Earn miles worth 2.1% of spending Credit Cards December 12, 2018
IMPORTANT NOTE: Barclays is no longer accepting applications for The Barclaycard Arrival® Plus World Elite Mastercard®. Please see our picks…
costco citi credit card
Costco Anywhere Visa by Citi: Should I Always Use It at Costco? Credit Cards December 12, 2018
Review Summary: The Costco Anywhere Visa Card by Citi is a great credit card for those who want to earn…
4 Best Travel Rewards Credit Cards Right Now
4 Best Travel Rewards Credit Cards Right Now Credit Cards November 30, 2018
Money expert Clark Howard typically recommends cash back credit cards, but there are always those who prefer travel cards to…
Woman shopping online and paying with a credit card from the wallet.
Best Rewards Credit Cards: Team Clark’s Picks Credit Cards November 15, 2018
If you're searching for the best rewards credit card, money expert Clark Howard says remember just two words: cash back!…
American Express Business Blue Plus Review
American Express Business Blue Plus Review Money & Credit October 16, 2018
Credit cards can be an important tool for small business owners. They offer you the security and convenience that other…
Credit card review: Barclays Wyndham Rewards Visa card
Credit card review: Barclays Wyndham Rewards Visa card Credit Cards September 27, 2018
It’s easy to dismiss Wyndham as a chain of budget hotels and not exactly the kind of places you dream…
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Chase Sapphire Preferred vs Reserve: Which Is the Better Credit Card? Money & Credit September 11, 2018
Chase’s line of travel rewards credit cards has always very popular. The Sapphire Preferred card was successful because it offered…
What’s in my Wallet?: Credit card guru Jason Steele shares what he carries
What’s in my Wallet?: Credit card guru Jason Steele shares what he carries Credit Cards August 27, 2018
We're starting a new feature here at Clark.com where we ask our team of experts to tell you what credit…