Category Archives: Beginner Tips

“I Have a Juris Doctor in Law…I’ve Never Practiced”

Welcome to the next interview in our interview series where travel bloggers share their insights on having Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   Matthewriter

Matthew started Matthewriter to write about his travel and share budget travel tips.

And he’s giving away a $25 Amazon gift card!

Matthewriter - Interview With Matthew

Bears on Matt’s Trip to the Katmai Peninsula, Alaska – 2014

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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How to Get Your Annual Fee Waived

Million Mile Secrets reader Sandy writes:

The annual fees for my various American Express cards have just been posted to my accounts. I’m thinking of calling AMEX to get these fees waived. What strategies should I use when calling in?

Many banks waive the annual fee for the 1st year you have their card.  And after that, you could wind up paying $50 to $450 per card per year!

How To Get Your Annual Fee Waived

When You Have Lots of Credit Cards, the Annual Fees Can Really Add Up!

Sandy can try to get the annual fee waived by calling the bank.  But what if this doesn’t work?

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Need Some Help Finding Your Way Around?

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There’s a ton of valuable information on Million Mile Secrets.  But sometimes finding what you need can seem a little tricky.

Need Some Help Finding Your Way Around

Not Sure Which Way to Go?

Here are some tips on how to navigate the site.

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“In 1 Direction We Could See the Sydney Opera House, and in the Other…”

Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   The Flying Buck

Adam writes The Flying Buck to help readers improve their personal finances and how to travel more for less.

The Flying Buck - Interview With Adam

It Doesn’t Get Much Better Than the Park Hyatt Sydney

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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Automatic Rebates at Hotels, Restaurants, Car Rentals With MasterCard Easy Savings Program

You can earn up to a 25% rebate on select products and services through the MasterCard Easy Savings Program.

I’ve written about how you can save if you have a business Visa card with the Visa Savings Edge program here, here, and here.  But there’s also a savings program for MasterCard business cards – MasterCard Easy Savings.

Automatic Rebates At Hotels Restaurants Car Rentals With MasterCard Easy Savings Program

You Can Get Automatic Rebates With the MasterCard Easy Savings Program

Once you register your business MasterCards, you can save when you shop with participating stores.  But not all business MasterCards are eligible.  Keep reading to find out more.

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