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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.

Tomorrow only: meet minimum spend, get 22 points per dollar, elite status, and more

There are many ways to take advantage of Sears' 10 extra points per dollar, but you need to act fast!  This deal is for December 9th only. Tomorrow only, Sears will be offering...

Preparing for Miles

Today I added a new permanent page to the Frequent Miler site: Preparing for Miles. Look for the link at the top of every Frequent Miler page. This page will grow and evolve over...

The Spouse and Upgrades Debate

If you have airline elite status, you've probably encountered this issue: you get upgraded, but your travel companion does not. The question is what to do? Take the upgrade and wish your companion well?...

Start Here

I've added a new permanent page to Frequent Miler, named "Start Here". To save you the trouble of having to click on a link, this post includes the full contents of the "Start Here"...

The Art of Gift Card Churning

If you've already mastered the art of credit card churning, consider adding gift card churning to your repertoire. For most people new to travel hacking, learning about credit card churning is the first stop in...

I’m in love with TSA PRE

TSA PRE is a new initiative being tested in which pre-screened passengers can go through security without taking off shoes and without taking laptops or liquids out of their bags. I've been lucky...

Updated Deals — Hurry

Updates to a few short term deals SkyMall Last night I wrote about how to leverage a SkyMall deal to get business class tickets to Australia. Before anyone could actually read that post, however, the offer...

Business Class Tickets to Australia, Cheap

This deal is dead. :( A resurfaced SkyMall promotion provides amazing opportunities. In one of my earliest posts as Frequent Miler, I wrote: "Buy Samsung Tablet, Get 25,000 Delta Miles Free!" The SkyMall was running a...

Hurry: Lots of Ultimate Rewards for those who shop online

In the next few days, a number of online retailers will offer 10 to 15 Ultimate Rewards points per dollar for shopping online through the Ultimate Rewards Mall Lands' End December 2nd only, get 10 extra...

Upgrade Sears Gift Cards at Sears

Sears sells other retailer gift cards, after all. Well, well, look at that. Sears does sell gift cards (other than their own) after all. I've written a couple of posts recently...

A Two Player PPM

This Perpetual Point Machine is best with two people working together. In previous posts (such as this one), I defined the Perpetual Point Machine (PPM) as "a scheme in which, after a little...

Gift Card Harvesting

With a green gift card thumb, you can grow the value of your gift cards over time. Buried deep in the comments section of an old, no longer viable Frequent Miler post, a reader tossed...

Today Only: Double Dip Almost Anywhere

4ZQMZGTEEN2M GiftCards.com SuperCertificates are FEE FREE today (CYBER MONDAY). Today only GiftCertifates.com is offering FEE FREE SuperCertificates. You can redeem SuperCertificates for any of the gift certificates available through GiftCertificates.com. Normally there is a fee...

Kohl’s Double Dip

More than 22 Ultimate Rewards points per dollar are possible at Kohl's. In my recent post Crank Up the Black Friday Discounts at Kohls I showed how to save more than 50% when shopping at...

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