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Why you should credit to Copa, Italian houses for $1, flying up front for less and more

Some say less is more. I like more for less. In this weekend’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web, find out how you could be earning more benefits for less paid flight activity, how you could spend more time in Italy by owning a home for less than the cost of a cup of coffee, how to snag that thousand dollar Emirates upgrade for a net cost of much less than a grand…

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Amex Platinum 75K offer, BA first class awards, the devil is back, and more

In this weeks “around the web” we report news about friend referrals to Southwest cards and to Amex Platinum.  We discuss BA first class awards and the lack of point transfers to Lufthansa.  And last, but not least, the devil is back… for a moment. Credit Card News Refer any Southwest card Doctor of Credit reports that if you have any Southwest credit card, you can now earn a referral bonus by referring friends to…

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Marriott makes points disappear, who cares about your trips, stacking ride shares and more

This weekend’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web is a little bit longer than usual. That’s because I was in meetings last weekend focusing on how we can improve this site and it slipped my mind to post the week in review Saturday night. This week, we have a selection of posts from around the ‘net over the past couple of weeks: from the latest case of disappearing points to booking cheap positioning…

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Best routes to Europe, new routes w/ Qantas miles, getting to Gatwick and more

In this weekend’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web, read about your best options to Europe on miles from Travel is Free, a new option for piecing together those impossible awards, some cool AirBnB options that might bring me back to try again (after a rough AirBnB this week!), and more. Cheapest Miles To: Europe We’ve recently been publishing a sweet spot series taking a glance at each of the major transferable currencies.…

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Lessons from a shut down, creative MS, using Marriott certs for suites, and more

In this weekend’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web, read about the best ways to use your Singapore miles (or the many transferable currencies that can get you those miles), a way to increase the value of your Marriott free night certificates, lessons learned from a shutdown so you don’t get burned the next time around, and more. 7 Lessons I Learned from Sinemia Closing Down When Movie Pass suddenly dropped its price…

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7 nights driving for Uber, the latest way to be #Bonvoyed, award search resource, and more

In this Frequent Miler week in review, we have one of my favorite posts to read of 2019 (the Milenerd post described below), a terrific resource you should bookmark for your award search needs, a story that reminds us there are an endless number of ways to be #Bonvoyed, and more. Enjoy this weekend’s Saturday synopsis. May 2019 If you missed it before, Milenerd has completely changed. While it’s understandable to miss the old Milenerd,…

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Saving on upgrades, Delta flights, dinner in Vegas, and more

In this weekend’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web, we’ve got some good info for those playing the status matching game for a free meal in Vegas, a time-saving method to save miles on Delta flights, whether those min bids on upgrades work, and more. Read on for the weekly recap. An Update on My Caesars Rewards Fiasco Right now, there’s a pretty cool status matching opportunity that can get you from credit-card-hotel-status to…

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Safeway gift card hacking, unwritten policy for Marriott elites, and is hotel loyalty illogical?

Hyatt gift card hacked

This week around the web, we’ve got a warning for Safeway gift card shoppers, the case against chasing hotel status, United’s empty threat to dump Expedia, and more. Read on for the weekly FM week in review around the web. Even variable Visa gift cards at Safeway are now being tampered with Gift card fraud should be a real concern if you’re MSing. Vinh at Miles Per Day highlights an issue being seen at Safeway…

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Almost scammed, about to be Bonvoyed, eat free in NYC and more

In this Frequent Miler week in review around the web, read about how you could leverage technology to eat (or do lots of other things) for free, ways to be Bonvoyed beyond your control, how even the best of us can get scammed, and more. Read up in this week’s run down. How I Eat For Free in NYC Using Python, Automation, Artificial Intelligence, and Instagram The technical stuff here is way over my head,…

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