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From building your credit to making Equifax pay

Welcome to this week in review here at Frequent Miler, where we recap the top stories of the week. From building teenage credit to how you might get compensated for Equifax’s massive leak, we’ve got the news you can use. Read on for this week this morning. Building (and viewing) teenage credit Do you have kids? Have you taken any steps to prep them for a life of good credit and the financial advantages it…

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Criminals make out like bandits as we hope to stay ahead

Hacked Hyatt Gift Card

There’s no doubt that the top story this week has been the Equifax data breach. Cyber criminals made off with the keys to the kingdom this week and we are left hoping for the best while not receiving the best support from Equifax. But aside from that dark cloud, we also brought some thoughts this week on staying ahead of the curve: whether getting top tier status with fewer stays, opening an overlooked credit card,…

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Baby Reyes is on board and scheduled for arrival

Welcome to this week’s Frequent Miler Week in Review, where we recap all of the news that’s fit to print here at Frequent Miler. This week, the announcement of a new arrival, Chase makes some big changes, and how to extreme stack instantly. Baby Reyes is on board and scheduled for arrival January 2018 It’s official: Baby Reyes is on board and scheduled for arrival in January 2018. Here’s hoping for good weather and no delays!…

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Does the Sapphire’s brilliance match its pricetag?

This week at Frequent Miler, the Sapphire Reserve was on trial: It has been called the best travel card on the market and a must-have for frequent travelers. Is it guilty as charged? Or will you set it free from your wallet? With early adopters facing a choice between paying the annual fee or possibly changing to a card that’s free, Greg analyzed his decision-making process, how to get the travel credit multiple times, whether…

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More returns with minimal efforts

Whether you’ve got a college tuition bill to pay or you’re booking a flight or hotel and wouldn’t mind a $250 rebate, we’ve got the ways for you to to get more back on every penny you lay out without breaking a sweat. Read on for some easy ways to maximize returns in this week in review at Frequent Miler, where we recap the key stories of the week. Double-dipping college rewards As the inventor…

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Easy wins with automatic rewards, where to transfer them, and how to avoid using more than you must

This week, we wrote about how to automate your spend to make sure you max out your returns. Next, you’ll want to know how to use those points, and we’ve got some new resources to help you do just that. Of course, you don’t want to spend more points than you need to — so beware of Hilton’s wacky award pricing. All of those easy wins and more in this week in review at Frequent…

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Deal or no deal? A closer look to crunch the numbers

Deal or no deal? This week, everybody wanted to play. Virgin Atlantic said, “So you want to book Delta awards online? Deal!” – until turning around the next day to shout  “No deal!” after all. Thankfully, they weren’t the only show in town — from wine to credit card sign ups, we ran the numbers and declared where to find the deals. Read on for the Frequent Miler week in review. Options for Rocking the…

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If you like piña coladas, and paying less for hotels…

If you like more hotel for less, we’ve more or less got you covered this week at Frequent Miler. From family rates to stacking 4th nights free, whether you’re looking to pay with points or just pack a few more on the pile, read on for this week in review at FM. St. Pancras Renaissance Junior Suite. Wow! If you like opulence and old money, if you want to step off the train and be swooped into…

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Like sands through the hourglass: the final countdown

The clock is ticking: are you counting down the hours until Prestige benefits disappear, or are you counting down the time until you can take down the new 75K signup bonus? July 23rd looms in the not-so-distant future. If you’re looking to book a few rounds of golf or get into the Admirals Club, the final countdown has approached. But do you need to make your 4th night free booking today? Can you get the…

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