Citi is poised to rock our wallets again (1 to 1 transfers confirmed 100%!)

UPDATE 9/22/19: 1 to 1 transfers are real! At the time of this writing, the Citi website shows the ability to convert to points at a rate of 100 pennies ($1) to 100 ThankYou points.  This seems to have gone live a day earlier than intended and so, clicking on “Convert to Points” returns an error, but it’s good proof that this is real!  Anyway, until it works we still won’t know for sure whether…

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Last Chance Deals: Profitable Visa Gift Card Deals, IHG & Alaska Chase Offers & More

Sand timer

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some other deals that are due to end soon. There are 8 deals ending this week which includes one that was on last week’s list. The Aeroplan transfer bonus was due to expire today, but it’s been extended until Wednesday, giving you a few extra days to take advantage of it if you’re interested. Also ending this week is a…

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Stranded with an illegal ticket, the European hopper, Walmart bans and more

In this week’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web, we have a surprising story about buying an invalid ticket from a major airline, a method for maximizing your MPMs on an Aeroplan ticket to build your own regional hopper, caution lights on Walmart, and more. Read on for the weekend recap. Fifth Freedom Flights: The Day United Left Me Stranded With An Illegal Ticket Technology is awesome. Just the other day, my wife…

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Will Citi really satisfy? Did Denali prep Greg for #40K? Our takes and more.

On this week’s Frequent Miler on the Air broadcast, we talk takeaways from Greg’s training-wheels-trip to Denali to test his plans for #40KFaraway. We also discuss how Citi may (or may not) make itself relevant again on Monday and whether or not it’ll earn a spot in our wallets (and a slot against our 5/24 counts). If you missed it, see all that and more below: FM on the Air Podcast For those who would…

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Acorns: Refer 3 New Members & Get $150

Acorns $150 referral bonus

Acorns has increased its referral bonus from $150 to $100 this month when referring three new members. You only have 10 days to get three people to sign up, but a $150 bonus is great to have if you can manage it. The Deal Refer three new members to Acorns and get a $150 bonus. If you’re new to Acorns, feel free to use one of our referral codes with our thanks – you’ll get…

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Google Fi Launching Unlimited Plans

Google Fi Unlimited Plans

Google Fi recently announced the launch of Unlimited Plans, potentially providing a better-priced alternative to their existing flexible plans. If you already have their service (perhaps after signing up during last year’s amazing deal) or have been considering their service, it’s worth checking out their pricing to see if you’ll be better off compared to your current plan. Here’s a link to compare Google Fi’s existing plans with their unlimited plans. A screenshot of the…

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GetUpside: App To Save Money On Gas – 1,200 New Gas Stations Added In Georgia & Texas

GetUpside new gas stations

Update 9/20/19: Another 1,200+ gas stations have been added in Georgia, Texas and elsewhere around the country. Update 7/2/19: Another 1,000+ gas stations across the Midwest have been added to the app – see the end of the post for more details. ~ The GetUpside app has recently added more than 2,000 BP gas stations nationwide at which you can save on fuel. That means it’s now available in even more cities and states nationwide,…

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Cathay Pacific Flights Now Bookable On The American Airlines Website

Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific awards have always been a bit of a pain to book with American Airlines AAdvantage miles as you had to call American to book the flights. That changed yesterday as Cathay flights can now be booked on American’s website making it easier to book those awards. American Airlines changed their website recently which makes searching for award flights a miserable experience. If it displays the new search results screen, you might need to…

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Is the CNB card worth keeping if rumors are true?

The CNB Crystal Visa Infinite card has many perks, but its most compelling perk is that it offers $250 in airline free reimbursements per year, per cardholder, including authorized users.  You can add up to 3 authorized users for free to the main account.  This means that you can earn $250 x 4 = $1,000 in airline fee reimbursements per year.  If you know how to maximize these reimbursements, that’s an incredible deal for a…

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