NextAdvisor - Trevor

Trevor Wallis is a personal finance writer who teaches people to responsibly use credit cards to enhance their lives. When he isn’t writing, you’ll find him roasting coffee in St. Louis, MO, where he lives with his wife and newborn son.

Posts by Trevor:

World Elite Mastercard Benefits

You’re probably not a stranger to Mastercard credit cards. As one of the largest payment networks in the world, Mastercard partners with several different credit card issuers, including Citi® (a NextAdvisor advertiser), Chase and U.S. Bank. While these issuers offer their own rewards on the cards they
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American Express Centurion Lounge Guide

Editor’s note: Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all Centurion Lounges have temporarily closed as of March 21, 2020. Airport lounges are a great place to escape the chaos of the terminal and enjoy a meal, a drink or a quiet place to recharge your phone while you
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Business Charge Cards vs Credit Cards

Having access to credit for your business can help you organize and simplify your expenses while making important investments in your business’ growth. In your search for the perfect expense card, you might have seen two different terms, seemingly referring to the same product — charge cards
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Best Credit Cards for Car Rental Insurance

When you rent a car, the rental company presents you with several insurance options, but these can get expensive. Fortunately, you might be covered already by your credit card. Many travel credit cards offer rental car insurance as a perk for frequent travelers. If your card offers
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Business Expense Credit Card Options for Employers

As your business grows, you’ll come to a point where your employees need to buy things for your business. Whether it be office supplies or travel expenses, you should have a system for tracking what kind of purchases your employees are making. One easy way to do
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Discover Rewards Guide

This page includes information about Discover products that are not currently available on Next Advisor and may be out of date. Discover sets itself apart from other credit card issuers by giving you simple, easy-to-use cash back rewards with no annual fee. You can rest easy knowing no matter
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Guide to Rewards Expiration Dates

Updated: April 30, 2020 If you work hard to earn credit card rewards so you can fly to your dream vacation, get away for a weekend in a luxury hotel or enjoy a first-class upgrade on your next business trip, the last thing you want to see
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Is Equifax Credit Monitoring Worth It?

It’s never fun to apply and be denied for a new loan or a credit card — especially if you think your credit is great beforehand. Keeping tabs on your credit history is essential for your financial health. It will give you an idea of the types
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How to Do a Balance Transfer with Capital One

Updated: April 3, 2020  A balance transfer credit card is an excellent tool to help you dig your way out of credit card debt. By choosing a new credit card with a great intro APR and low balance transfer fees, you can pay off your credit card debt much faster without
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What to Do When Your Balance Transfer is Denied

Many people turn to a balance transfer to get out of credit card debt more quickly. You can often find a better interest rate or better terms to pay off your card with a balance transfer, but applying for a balance transfer with bad credit puts you at risk of being
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How to Do a Balance Transfer with Citi

Updated: May 18, 2020 If you’re paying down your credit card debt, a balance transfer can help lift the burden of interest and supercharge your payments. By transferring your credit card balance from one card with a high interest rate to another credit card with a low APR on
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