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Greg The Frequent Miler

Greg The Frequent Miler
Greg is the owner, founder, and primary author of the Frequent Miler. He earns millions of points and miles each year, mostly without flying, and dedicates this blog to teaching others how to do the same.

Save money almost anywhere

I’ve received a number of reader emails recently that go something like this: I am about to spend a lot of money at , can you tell me the best way...

Groupon is back!

In my January 21 post, Weekend Update, I noted that Groupon had disappeared from the Ultimate Rewards Mall.  Thanks to an alert reader, I'm happy to report that Groupon is back!  When I log...

Inking Money

The New Ink Bold credit card from Chase is quickly becoming my favorite points earning credit card.  Yes, you read that right:  I’m beginning to favor it over the Sapphire Preferred!  The reason?  The...

Ultimate Rewards Mall Update

As of this morning (Feb 1), there are a number of changes to the payouts from Chase’s Ultimate Rewards Mall for the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Ink Bold (note that when logging into...

Ultimate Rewards News and Predictions

Staples Success! I’ve reported before that it should be possible to get 10 points per dollar buying gift cards at Staples.com.  Go through the Ultimate Rewards Mall to Staples.com and then use the new...

MasterCard Easy Savings

I’ve written before about ways to leverage the OPEN Savings program that comes with American Express business credit cards.  For example, see Maximize points per dollar at Amazon.com and Triple dip shopping at Barnes...

40X ain’t so bad

Through the Ultimate Rewards Mall, Magazines.com currently offers 40 Ultimate Rewards points per dollar spent.  Ever since lovetofly reported on Milepoint that he partially succeeded in double dipping Magazines.com, I’ve been trying to find...

And the winner is…

The contest to Win a Nook continues! Until Feb 14th, all you have to do to enter is add a single line to the ever growing story. Yesterday, though, I announced an interim prize:...

Nook contest update and a new prize!

The contest to Win a Nook continues! Until Feb 14th, all you have to do to enter is add a single line to the ever growing story. Even better, you can enter the contest...

Hacking Hyatt

Buy Hyatt points for 1.59 cents each and get top tier Diamond status in return! Hyatt’s Q1 Promo and Diamond Challenge You’ve probably already heard about the upcoming Hyatt promotion in which you can...

20 Points Per Dollar at Kohl’s and Sears

Through a special triple dip with the Chase Ink Bold credit card, you can earn 20 points per dollar at Kohl’s and Sears! In a previous post, I wrote about how to get 10...

Nook Contest Update

The contest to Win a Nook is in full swing!  Until Feb 14th, all you have to do to enter is add a single line to the ever growing story.  Even better, you can...

Chase Ink Bold 10 Points Per Dollar

As you probably know, the new Chase Ink Bold business credit card is a great option for credit card churning.  It offers 50,000 valuable Ultimate Rewards points after spending $5000 in three months with...

Turn your Amex into Visa and Save $

American Express has some of the most generous rewards cards available.  Some can be used to earn valuable, flexible points (e.g. Amex SPG, Premier Rewards Gold, etc.).  Others can be used to earn...

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