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Points and Miles Beginner's Guide

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide: Maximizing Household Spending

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide #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. We’re on to bonus point offers in everyday spending categories. Whether […]

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Points and Miles Beginner's Guide

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide: Qualifying and Applying For Business Credit Cards

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide #9. Qualifying and Applying For Business Credit Cards NOTE: Check the Credit Card Database for a comprehensive list of point and mile-earning Business credit cards, along with their sign-up bonuses and features. Business credit cards are a great way to earn bonus points after you’ve exhausted the top personal […]

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Points and Miles Beginner's Guide

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide: Maximizing Credit Card Category Bonuses

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide #8. Maximizing Credit Card Spending In addition to making online purchases through shopping portals, you should charge all of your expenses to relevant mile-earning credit cards in order to maximize your spending. For example, the Chase Ink Plus earns 5 points per $1 in the cable, internet, phone, […]

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How to Earn Miles on your Student Loan Payments (Plus Earn Double Miles on Bill Pay!)

If you’re like most twenty somethings (and beyond), you’re probably still paying back your student loans. For the mile-conscious like me, you’re looking for a way to earn points and miles on those payments without paying substantial fees. I’m happy to report there are several ways to do this. Directly […]

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Points and Miles Beginner's Guide

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide: Insurance Quotes and Purchase Bonuses

Points and Miles Beginner’s Guide #6. Insurance Quotes and Purchase Bonuses Once a year, you can earn bonus points for requesting an insurance quote from one of the companies listed below. If you decide to purchase a policy, you can earn even more miles! As with any point-earning activity, I […]