Quite a controversial title, don’t you think? It’s actually not as bad as it sounds, I promise. So, for three years, I have been on a mission to get all of my husband’s relatives to sign up for Chase IHG Master Card (when they ask for a credit card advice). Minimum spending requirement is fairly […]
Is it Best Not to Discuss Credit Card Bonuses With Family and Friends?
Over the last few weeks, I’ve seen quite a few blog discussions on the dangers of this hobby, most recently on Hack My Trip. And it is a very important topic. As I’ve said many times in my blog: Don’t ever underestimate the lure of plastic and potential disaster it can bring to your life. I […]
Miles and Points Update
1. The rumors on Chase coding Serve loads as cash advance apparently have been greatly exaggerated, at least for now. That could always change, though. 2. I was browsing my affiliate site and saw this new card that could be of interest to some: TD Easy Rewards credit card Earn 20,000 bonus points or $200 […]
Did You Get $50 Statement Credit on Chase United Mileage Plus Offer?
A few weeks ago, I mentioned that my husband applied and got approved for an increased 55,000 miles bonus on United Mileage Plus Visa (may still be available). There was a better non-affiliate offer with an extra $50, but I couldn’t get it to work for me. I’ve heard of many people who tried and were […]
Our Sanibel Getaway with Chase IHG Card Certificates
1. The Cost Breakdown 2. Sanibel Getaway With the Help of Chase IHG Card Ceritificates 3. How To Survive Magic Kingdom 4. The Points Guy Hangs Out with Southwest Flight Attendants 5. Niagara Falls, Elvis and Amish. Oh My! Update: this hotel is no longer part of IHG program. My mom loves the ocean. I think it has to do […]
Should You Apply for United MileagePlus Increased Credit Card Offer?
As you’ve probably heard by now, the offer on Chase United MileagePlus Explorer card is increased to 55,000 miles (once you add an authorized user) through September 2nd, and annual fee is waived. The minimum spend is $2,000 in 3 months, so should be manageable for most families. The card does pay me commission if […]