It’s not too late – Deals still alive as of 05/01/2016

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Each week we publish a number of fantastic deals on the blog and in Quick Deals. Most deals don’t last long, but some hang around for awhile. In an effort to keep you up to date, we have gone back through each of the deals posted over the last couple of months to let you know which ones are still active. Deals added during the past week appear in bold. Here are the deals still…

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Awesome Credit Card Perks, Gift Card Churning, Increasing Credit Card Spend from Home & More!

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Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we recap what you might have missed from Frequent Miler during the week. Enjoy! This Week From Frequent Miler 9 awesome credit card perks you might not know about – Some of the better card benefits that are often overlooked. 1800Flowers retroactively limits 1750 point deal to 5 orders per customer – A very limiting change to a great deal. The art of gift card churning in 2016 –…

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Chase Ink 70K Bonus Match, A 7% Interest Rate CD, Award Bookings Tips & More!

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Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we bring you some of the best posts from around the web. Enjoy! This Week Around the Web Will Chase Match the Bonus on Their New Ink Plus 70K Offer? My Experience & Results – How to ask Chase to match this bonus if you recently applied for the Chase Ink Plus. New Bank Opportunity – A 7 month ~7% CD at NRLFCU – What you need to…

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Bet You Didn’t Know: Entering Priority Pass Lounges Without a Physical Membership Card

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By Julian, author of Devil’s Advocate…   A few weeks ago my flight was delayed out of LAX, which of course meant I had extra time to engage in my favorite activity – people watching. Seeing folks from different walks of life intermingle with each other is fascinating to me, and so I made myself comfortable on the floor next to one of the 3 available power outlets in LAX Terminal 2 and occupied myself with a…

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9 ways to increase credit card spend without leaving home

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Whether you need to meet minimum spend requirements for large credit card signup bonuses, or you want to collect a big-spend bonus, or you simply want to earn additional credit card rewards, you may be interested in techniques for increasing credit card spend.  And, if you’re lazy, like me, you may be most interested in options for increasing spend from home.  Here goes… Fund a new bank account: Many banks allow you to fund new…

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My half-baked Kickfurther Review

Kickfurther Review

Kickfurther is a platform that lets companies seek funding from the Kickfurther community by offering a return on investment (such as 8% profit in 10 months, for example).  Technically, these offers aren’t really loans.  When you invest in a Kickfurther offer, you are technically buying inventory that is then sold on consignment by the company seeking funds.  With Kickfurther, you will earn a profit with each offer that you fund as long as the “borrower”…

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The art of gift card churning in 2016

Gift Card Churning

What is gift card churning? Gift card churning is the art of buying and liquidating gift cards for the purpose of saving money, earning money, earning extra points, and/or increasing credit card spend.  Here are a few reasons it may be worth your time to manufacture spend in this way: Meet credit card sign-up bonus minimum spend requirements Get credit card big-spend bonuses Earn extra points and miles thanks to credit card category bonuses and…

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1800Flowers retroactively limits 1750 point deal to 5 orders per customer

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1800Flowers periodically offers 1750 points per order with Southwest Airlines and JetBlue.  When combined with tricks for buying discount gift cards, this has been a good way of indirectly buying miles at a very good price. I’ve written about the recent Southwest offer several times recently, and I published the JetBlue deal on Friday (found here). Somewhere along the way, the Southwest deal stopped working but then came back to life with a new promo…

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9 awesome credit card perks you might not know about

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Many credit cards have terrific perks that make them worth keeping despite their annual fees.  A couple of examples that come to mind are the IHG card’s annual free night certificate that can be used at any IHG property worldwide; and the Citi Prestige’s $250 airfare credit and 4th Night Free hotel benefits.  But, those are examples of headline perks – the perks that are widely advertised and well known.  Today we’ll look at some…

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It’s not too late – Deals still alive as of 04/24/2016

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Each week we publish a number of fantastic deals on the blog and in Quick Deals. Most deals don’t last long, but some hang around for awhile. In an effort to keep you up to date, we have gone back through each of the deals posted over the last couple of months to let you know which ones are still active. Deals added during the past week appear in bold. Here are the deals still…

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