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Review: Cathay Pacific Business Class Hong Kong to Singapore

Cathay Pacific First and Business Class Lounge San Francisco Cathay Pacific Business Class San Francisco to Hong Kong Dragonair Business Class Lounge Hong Kong Airport My brother and I were on the same Cathay Pacific flight (759) to Singapore, in… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Airport Club Lounge Access

Thai Airways Royal First Class Lounge Bangkok Suvarnabhumi, Thai Airways First Class Lounge

Beginners Guide to Points and Miles Whether you’re traveling in a premium cabin or not, having access to a decent airport lounge can take some of the stress out of your trip. You’ll have a quiet place away from the… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Fast Track to Hotel Elite Status

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles To the average person traveling once a year, hotel elite status can seem out of reach and quite costly to achieve. Both of these assumptions are myths. Status can be achieved cheaply and sometimes… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Airline Elite Status

Thai Airways Royal First Class Lounge Bangkok Suvarnabhumi, Thai Airways First Class Lounge

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles If you’ve seen “Up in the Air” with George Clooney, you’re probably aware that airline and hotel loyalty programs not only earn you tons of points that can be redeemed for amazing trips, but… Continue Reading

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How to Meet Large Spending Requirements

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles # 15: How to Meet Large Spending Requirements As credit card sign-up bonuses have increased, so have spending requirements. With the advent of prepaid debit cards like BlueBird, meeting these requirements is becoming increasingly easier.… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Earn Points and Miles on Big Purchases

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles #14. Earn Points and Miles on the Big Stuff It seems like the biggest expenses are the ones we can’t pay with our credit cards: Mortgage payments, rent, taxes, car payments, landscaping, housekeeping, etc.… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Earning Miles from Financial Products

Earning points and miles through manufactured spending September

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles # 13. Finance Brokerage accounts offer lucrative bonus offers on par with credit cards, without the hard inquiry. Applications for these accounts result in a “soft inquiry” on your credit, meaning there is no… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Banking Miles

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles #12: Banking Miles Not everyone has excellent credit to be applying for credit cards. Alot of people have taken financial hits during the recession, and credit card churning and app parties are just not… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Dining Rewards Programs

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles #11: Dining Rewards Programs Nearly every loyalty program mentioned in this guide offers a dining rewards program. You simply sign up, register your credit card, and receive points when you dine at select restaurants… Continue Reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles: Earning Miles on Household Spending

Beginner’s Guide to Points and Miles #10. Household Spending So far, we’ve racked up thousands of miles with program sign-up bonuses, taking surveys, shopping portals and toolbars, getting insurance quotes, credit cards sign-up bonuses, maximizing credit card-spending, and business credit cards.… Continue Reading