31 Aug '15, 4am

Consumer Watch: Military Star card program overhauled

Consumer Watch (Photo: Thinkstock/Staff) 3 CONNECT 22 TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Changes are coming to your Military Star card. Gone is the option to redeem points for cash, but you’ll still earn points that can be redeemed for military exchange gift cards. Today, the Army and Air Force Exchange Service, which administers the exchange credit card program for all military exchanges, offers two credit cards. One is its private label card, which is used only on military installations and did not previously earn points for purchases. With the new Military Star private label card, you will earn two points for every dollar spent wherever the card is accepted, which is mostly at military exchange facilities on installations and the exchange systems’ websites. The points will be converted only into gift cards that can be spent at exchanges. Your interest rate and credit lim...

Full article: http://www.militarytimes.com/story/military/benefits/2015...

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