Why It Pays to Wait Before Applying for a New Rewards Card

June 14, 2018

When I got my first credit card, the only incentive I was offered was a two-liter bottle of soda. That was enough to get me to pause at the table set up on my college campus and fill out the paper application. Nowadays, bonuses for getting a new credit card can be much more substantial. It’s not uncommon to be able to take an international flight using the bonus miles…