How many credit cards should I have?
This answer widely depends on multiple factors such as your budget, credit score and what you plan to use them for. If you are Travel Hacking, this question becomes even harder to answer. The easiest way to get miles/points is the use of credit card sign up bonuses and daily use. Unfortunately, it isn’t one card fits all to get the most points. Most have strong categories or items that you purchase for bonus points and a flat point amount for other things. To get the best bang for the buck, I split my spend between four different cards.
Below is the list of credit cards I feel like I need to have, with most of my flights being to Las Vegas, Orlando, and Cancun. Now does this answer the question of “How many credit cards should I have?”. I’m not sure, but I think you will find the information helpful in making your credit card decisions.