Staples free $20 deal is back until 6/21/14

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Apologies for showing up late to the party as I’ve been busy with this thing called life, but from now until Saturday, June 21st, Staples is back with its promotion where you can get a $20 VISA gift card (must …

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My current credit card spending allocation

In the miles and points game, sometimes you have to play the cards that you’re dealt, and you have to modify or tailor your spending based on your current situation. Take my particular situation, for instance: I’m in the middle …

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2 for 1 Visa Signature movie tickets promo is back

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Not exactly travel related, but a good deal worth mentioning anyway for those of you who love movies, especially since most of us travel hackers have at least one or two Visa Signature cards. Fandango has once again released its …

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What credit cards should I get on my next App-O-Rama?

I’m getting ready for my next App-O-Rama, and I’m trying to formulate a strategy for what credit cards I will be getting next. The one thing I know is that barring any insane last minute offers like this January’s American …

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Radisson Woodlands Hotel, Flagstaff, Arizona – Review

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We stayed at this property for one night using the free night certificate we earned during Club Carlson’s “Stay One, Get One” promo. I have to say that Club Carlson has really come through in the past couple of years …

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Southwest 50,000 points offers (aka Companion Pass) are back!

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Talk about great timing. Yesterday I wrote how I received the Southwest Companion Pass, which has already saved me thousands of points in future bookings. At the time we wrote this article, the best available offer was the 25,000 bonus …

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