Author Archives: Ken

The Starwood “Take A Spin With SPG” Contest

Starwood is doing a contest through October 10th where you can win 250,000 Starwood points as the grand prize. But, you can enter the drawing every day for a chance to win other prizes. I’m writing today because earlier I … Continue reading

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Reloading Bluebird at Walmart Self-Checkout

With a pocket full of $200 Visa GCs from the Officemax deal I headed to Walmart to try and add funds to my Amex Bluebird card. Normally I’d just use the automated kiosk but this store did not have one. … Continue reading

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Citi AAdvantage Business MasterCard Provides Primary Rental Car Coverage

I just got my disclosures and info from Citi for my new AAdvantage Business MasterCard that I applied for two weeks ago. I always make sure to check the rental car section to see what kind of protection they provide … Continue reading

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Chase Southwest 50,000 Mile Cards Are Back

Some of these cards had disappeared for a few months but now they’re all back. All cards required spending $2,000 within 3 months to receive the bonus. Reports are that these bonus points still count toward the Southwest Companion Pass. … Continue reading

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[Quick Info] HHonors Amex introduces new 5X and 7X point bonuses

The Amex branded Hilton HHonors card will now offer 5X bonus points for spend at restaurants and 7X bonus points for spend at any Hilton brand hotels. This comes just after Amex announced that they will no longer be doing … Continue reading

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[Hotel Review] Hyatt House Fort Lauderdale

We stayed at the Hyatt House Fort Lauderdale before our belated honeymoon cruise the next day. This was our first stay at a Hyatt House and we were impressed. After picking up our bags at Ft. Lauderdale Airport we waited … Continue reading

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New Lower Minimum Spending For Chase Ink Cards

Chase has lowered the spending requirements their Ink Plus and Ink Bold Business cards from $10,000 in 3 months to $5,000 in 3 months. These cards are another way to earn 50,000 Ultimate Rewards points, plus they have some other … Continue reading

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Closing Your Citi Credit Card Account In 30 Seconds

Closing your credit card account is often times a drawn out ordeal. You have to wait on hold once you call. Then you have to talk to the first line of defense that will try and talk you out of … Continue reading

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Waiving The Annual Fee On Your AAdvantage Citi Cards

Last October 15th I was approved for two AAdvantage cards, one Visa and one Amex. The annual fee is $85 per card, and there’s no way I was about to pay $170 just for the pleasure of holding onto two … Continue reading

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5,000 United Points via MileagePlus Credit Card Offer

Mommy Pints posted about a promotion from United to earn 5,000 miles when you spend $1,000 on your MileagePlus credit card between Aug 1st and Oct 31st. ThisĀ  may be a targeted offer, but it doesn’t hurt to register for … Continue reading

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