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week in review

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

Uber Roulette – Strategies for avoiding Uber’s sometimes very expensive surge pricing.

Many answers, one decision – The ultimate decision as to whether or not to take a free car rental in exchange for a review on the blog.

Amex neuters Small Business Saturday. No statement credits this year. – It is definitely a huge blow, but maybe the bright side is you get to enjoy your Thanksgiving weekend again without worrying about a shopping strategy?

Unbiased credit card rankings: a work in progress – A new feature being added to Frequent Miler that tries to rank credit cards by their first year value.

Amex claws back old portal payout – American Express is clawing back portal rewards for some old orders that were cancelled.

Have a great evening!

Last updated on December 20th, 2018

About Nick Reyes

Nick Reyes is a (fairly) regular guy with an animalistic passion for maximizing the value of miles and money to travel the world in comfort and style. There is little in life that he loves more than finding a fantastic deal and helping you shop smarter & harder to achieve your travel dreams.

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