Credit card companies are so competitive that they tailor loyalty programs to attract new customers. One study reports that about 68 percent of Americans participate in at least one loyalty rewards program.
Regardless of the credit card you use, you want to take advantage of all the perks you can with the points you’re earning, right? Credit card points vary regarding how they’re received and how they’re used.
Smart consumers do the math up front and sign up with credit cards that give them points they can use in ways that benefit them most, whether it’s travel, cash back, or gift card rewards.
Regardless of the card you have, there are lots of ways to use the points you’ll accrue as you use them. Click through this gallery to learn about a few of those strategies.