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Experience with the Chase Sapphire Reserve card after one year

I wrote last year about an incredible sign-up bonus with the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card. That bonus is no longer available, although they still offer a bonus of 50,000 points– this is worth $750 if redeemed for travel, and you can… 634 more words

Credit Card Review: Chase Sapphire Preferred

For a while, the Chase Sapphire Preferred was the darling of the miles and points blog universe. It earned valuable Ultimate Rewards points with bonus points for spending on travel and dining expenses. 799 more words

Points & Miles

A potentially lucrative opportunity using Apple Pay

For many that know me, I think they’d say I am skeptical about personal “security.” That means randomly generating passwords for every site I sign up for, or generally avoiding putting any information on the “internet” that isn’t totally necessary. 1,081 more words


Earn up to 4x Chase Ultimate Rewards at Disney Theme Parks

Visiting a Disney theme park is expensive. There aren’t many discounts available so you want to try to maximize the amount of points you get back on the money you’re going to be spending anyway. 517 more words

Tips And Tricks

Southwest announces flights to Hawaii in 2018

Yes, you read that right.  After months of speculation, and some recent confusion here in Hawaii, tonight Southwest announced they would start selling tickets to Hawaii in 2018!  284 more words


Non-stop Chicago to Beijing for $489 RT

Round-trip from Chicago to Beijing for $489. Looks like this deal is available all the way through April and into May. If you do a quick Google Flight search, you’ll see the prices for departure and return in the calendar view.  102 more words


My new credit card strategy, and why I got INCREDIBLY lucky

I have alluded recently to my next move in the credit card game. Being the millennial that I am, I am never satisfied — I need to own every company I work for, and there is absolutely no way I am paying for any travel. 975 more words