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Bank of America to launch business version of Preferred Rewards

Via an inside source, I’ve just learned that Bank of America is planning to launch a rewards program for business customers that is similar to their consumer Preferred Rewards program (the program that makes it possible to earn up to 2.625% in rewards for all spend). Basic details (What I was told) Program Name: Business Advantage Relationship Rewards (BARR) Expected Launch Date: March 2018 Types of Rewards: Tiered business credit card bonuses, and more (no…

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Imagining the BOA Infinite Travel Rewards Card

An industry insider leaked a bit of interesting information to me the other day.  Apparently BankAmericard is planning to release a premium card to compete with the Chase Sapphire Reserve.  Here are the bits that he revealed: $450 annual fee Travel fee reimbursement (he didn’t know how much) Redeem points for 1.5 cents each towards travel No transfer partners To be released September or October 2017 My first thought was that this was simply another…

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Results of my end of year application spree

BOA cards

A couple of weeks ago I reported my end of year application spree.  With a single card issuer, I started with one application, then did another, and another, etc.  In total, I applied for all of the following cards: Instantly Approved: 147K In total, four cards were instantly approved: Amtrak 30K after $1K spend Virgin Atlantic 75K after $12K spend + add 2 authorized users Amtrak 12K after $1K spend Alaska Business card 30K after…

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