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Is a buyers club a good idea for you?

This afternoon, many of us will try our hand at scoring a super rare coin with the hopes of flipping it for a small fortune with a few clicks of the mouse while also...

Wow: Emirates ending First Class awards w/ partner miles in April

Emirates will no longer allow partner access to First Class awards as of April 1, 2021 according to the latest mileage statement from Alaska Mileage Plan. This is surprising and if true it is hugely...

Pandemic battle: Sapphire Reserve vs. Amex Gold

A few years ago, Chase's Sapphire Reserve card was arguably my single favorite card, but when the revamped Amex Gold card hit the scenes, it quickly became a worthwhile competitor.  And when the pandemic...

(EXPIRED) New Coin Deals: Over $2500 spend plus $1,000+ profit

UPDATE: PFS Buyers Club has increased the commission for each gold coin to $1,005! Update from Nick: I wanted to add a few notes to what Greg originally wrote here. First, given the low mintage on...

Credit card cell phone insurance success & lessons learned

I hate phone cases. My wife "Some people" think I'm crazy, but I just don't think it makes sense to buy a sleek, thin, beautifully designed electronic device only to hide it in a...

COVID Credit Card Enhancements Ultimate Guide (Added Amazon, Target, and Walmart)

Travel rewards credit cards don't have the same appeal during a pandemic.  To keep our business, card issuers have been throwing temporary new perks our way.  We've seen a constant barrage of COVID credit...

Delta Diamond devalued, but not destroyed

Delta Diamond status is highly regarded among frequent flyers - so much so that it has seemed worthwhile to Greg to spend enough money on Delta credit cards to keep that status. Unfortunately, Delta...

Delta Diamond Choice Benefits: Which to choose and when

Delta's top tier Diamond status isn't easy to get, but it it comes loaded with perks.  Among them is the ability to choose three Choice Benefits each year. Here's a dive into Delta Diamond...

Is Delta loyalty still worth pursuing? (on my mind)

Delta miles seem to drop in value every time I turn around.  The latest hit is to international partner awards (see: Delta torpedoes SkyMiles value for partner awards).  Delta's partner award prices for flights...

Setting up a business: easier than you might expect

At any moment in time, at least several of the very best credit card offers of the moment are business credit cards. We've long included tidbits reminding readers that they may have a business...

Frequentmiler.com is ours! Celebrate w/ huge swag giveaway

I started this blog as a hobby in 2011.  When I picked the name "Frequent Miler," I made sure that the FrequentMiler ID was available on Twitter, but it never occurred to me to...

Planning for a miles & points afterlife

Don't worry, there's no bad news coming in this post. Rather, a presentation at the recent Chicago Seminars made me realize that if something ever happened to me, my family likely wouldn't have any...

Gold card adds Uber benefits, but is it enough?

Today American Express has announced a new Uber benefit on the Gold Card that will eventually replace the airline incidental credit on that card, but both benefits will overlap in 2021. This will be a...

Which Premium Cards are Keepers? Version 3.5

Many premium credit cards are worth signing up for because they have great welcome bonuses that are worth more than the first year's annual fee. That's not the question. The question is whether the...

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