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Betterment & Ellevest: No Dosh Double-Dipping

Just over a year ago, Doctor of Credit published a deal where you could get a $117 bonus when opening an Ellevest online investing account and funding it with $100. In case you're not familiar...

Extreme stacking gone wrong

Is Extreme Stacking dead? We've recently seen a number of seemingly easy stacking deals go wrong, leaving us to ask ourselves how the game has changed and where there are still opportunities to stack...
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Vacation Rentals at Wild Dunes Resort Review: Like a box of chocolates

When visiting Vacation Rentals at Wild Dunes Resort, you never know what you're gonna get (other than fantastic beaches).  Wild Dunes is a sprawling beach-side property on Isle of Palms, South Carolina, not far...

My experience setting up a new LLC

Many people are calling the Brex Cash bonus the early front-runner for Deal of the Year. It's hard to argue: 110,000 transferrable points that could alternatively be worth $1,100 cash with very easy requirements...
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1-800 Flowers Extreme Stacking: Amex Offers, Bonus Miles, Portals, Gift Cards & More

It's only a few days until Valentine's Day, so if you've been procrastinating and need to order a (somewhat) last minute gift, here are all the ways you can save and/or be rewarded when...

How to find the best Amex Gold bonus (75K, 60K + $250, 60K +...

For many, the Amex Gold Card is a great option to have and to hold.  In exchange for the card's $250 annual fee, the Gold Card offers 4x points at US Supermarkets (up to...
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A system for reminding myself to use credits and benefits

Last week, Amex shook things up with some fantastic dining and wireless credit offers on a variety of co-branded cards (See these links for the Hilton card offers, Marriott card offers, and Delta card...

Your Platinum card arrived. Here’s what to do next…

Thanks to the almost unbelievably good welcome bonuses available, I expect that a number of readers have recently picked up a new Platinum card.  If you're one of the few and proud new Platinum...
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Tax To The Max: Stacking Deals On Tax Prep Software

It's tax season - yay! For several years, Greg has maintained a resource advising how to earn rewards when paying your taxes by credit card (see Pay taxes via credit card 2021 edition for more). To...

Amex changes the game

On this week's episode of Frequent Miler on the Air, we discuss how Amex has changed the game pretty significantly in terms of how we extract max value out of credit cards -- and...

Amex derails my Hilton plans with great new offers (on my mind)

Despite their sad approach to pandemic breakfasts, I'm hoping to return to the Madison Beach Hotel in Connecticut later this year (see my bottom line review here).  The bad news is that cash prices...
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A trip down the Turkish Miles & Smiles rabbit hole

About a year and a half ago, we stumbled on one of the most amazing sweet spots in award travel when we published 7.5K each way to Hawaii: the sweetest spot we've been missing....

Hyatt Points Advance: The Globalist perk you didn’t know about

If you're a regular Frequent Miler reader, then chances are good that you either have Hyatt's top-tier Globalist status, are well on your way towards it, or have at least considered pursuing it.  That's...

Amex’s preemptive retention credits mark a strategy shift. Will others compete?

People often justify keeping an Amex card because "I save at least $XXX each year in Amex Offers". Whenever I see Amex Offers used as a justification for paying the annual fee, I want...

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