Category Archives: Barclays

Avoid These 8 Mistakes When Signing-Up for Credit Cards!

When you’re new to rewards travel, it can appear overwhelming.  Applying for credit cards is 1 of the best ways to earn lots of miles and points so you can travel for free (or nearly free).  When signing-up for credit cards, it’s easy to make mistakes.

Avoid These 8 Mistakes When Signing-Up For Credit Cards

We All Make Mistakes, but Many of Them Can Be Avoided!

I’ll show you 8 ways to get your Big Travel faster!

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Earn Miles and Points Paying Rent and HOA Fees

Doctor of Credit reports that you can earn miles and points paying rent and HOA (home owners association) fees with

Earn Miles And Points Paying Rent And HOA Fees

Paying HOA Fees? Stop Writing Checks and Earn Miles and Points Instead!

But not everyone will be able to use to pay their rent or HOA fees.  Keep reading to find out who can!

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Why You Should NOT Use Citi ThankYou Points for Cash Back!

Because of the great sign-up offers on the Citi AT&T Access More, Citi Prestige and Citi ThankYou Premier cards, readers have asked if they can redeem Citi ThankYou points for cash back.

You CAN do it.  But that doesn’t mean you should!  It’s NOT a good deal.

And there are plenty of other cards that will earn more cash back.

Why You Should NOT Use Citi ThankYou Points For Cash Back

Thinking of Redeeming Citi ThankYou Points for Cash Back? It’s NOT Worth It!

Let’s look at why it’s not a good idea!

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How to Decide Where to Stay in Hawaii Using Hotel Points

Million Mile Secrets reader Brian commented:

I’m totally new to miles.  My wife and I would like to go to Hawaii.  I have enough American Airlines miles to get us there, but need help with hotels.

Where should I start?  What’s a good chain or card to collect miles on for Hawaii?

Planning a trip to Hawaii is very exciting, Brian!  Congratulations on earning the American Airlines miles to get there!

How To Decide Where To Stay In Hawaii Using Hotel Points

Brian and His Wife Have Enough Airline Miles to Fly to Hawaii – but Where Should They Stay?

Let’s see what strategies Brian can use to get Big Hotels with Small Money in Hawaii!

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“I’m Excited to Visit Hawaii for the 3rd Time in a Little Over a Month”

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

Miles & Points Interview:   Early Retirement Ahead

Chad writes Early Retirement Ahead to help folks with financial planning, budgeting, and traveling for less.

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

Early Retirement Ahead - Interview With Chad

Chad’s Honeymoon Destination, Hawaii in 2013

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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