Gift Card Fraud, Key to Big Amex Credit Card Offers, Turning One Flight Into Four Years of Airline Status & 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

How I Turned 1 Roundtrip Ticket Into Almost 4 Years of Airline Elite Status – Utilizing promotions and status matches to stretch one roundtrip airline ticket into four years of status.

While Chase is Tightening Approvals, Ultimate Rewards is Slowly Dying – Some good points about why Chase Ultimate Rewards are not nearly as good as they used to be.

Another Cautionary Tale about US Bank Issued Visa Gift Cards Sold at Ralph’s in SoCal – Fraud seems to be rampant with these cards.

MS Woes: $2,000 Stolen Off My PayPal Reload Cards – Why you should never leave cards sitting around longer than you need to.

Small Business a Key to Big Amex Offers? – An interesting correlation between forming a business and getting great card offers from Amex.

IHG Fall “Accelerate” Promo Q&A – Some good information regarding IHG’s latest promo.

Amtrak’s New Revenue Based Program Details Revealed – Here’s What it Will Mean – This change to a revenue based program is not nearly as bad as I thought it was going to be.

Have a great weekend!

About Shawn Coomer - Senior Editor

Shawn Coomer has spent nearly a decade circling the globe for pennies on the dollar. He uses that first-hand knowledge and experience to teach others how to achieve their travel dreams for the least amount of money possible.

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