Category Archives: Bluebird

Will the Changes to Evolve Money Bill Payments Affect You?

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Evolve Money is changing their online bill pay service again, and for some folks this might not be good news. I’ve written about Evolve Money being a good way to pay bills that you can’t normally pay with credit cards, like utilities, student loans, and mortgages.  That’s because they accept debit cards, including Visa and MasterCard gift cards, as a form of payment!

But in an email sent today, Evolve Money is now restricting folks to just 1 payment per biller account each month.  I’ll tell you what this means!

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You Can Only Make ONE Payment per Biller Account Each Month…Who Will This Affect?

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Use ChargeSmart to Meet Minimum Spending Only

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Million Mile Secrets reader Steve commented:

Do you still advocate the use of ChargeSmart to pay down loans using a credit card for those companies that don’t accept credit card payments?

About to close out a lease and buy the car, but want to meet minimum spend requirements and use the card to pay.

Use ChargeSmart To Meet Minimum Spending Only

Steve Should Only Use ChargeSmart to Meet Minimum Spending

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“We Seem to Be Getting Fewer Dinner Invitations…”

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

Miles & Points Interview:  Free Disney World Trip

Bob runs Free Disney World Trip to teach folks how they can pay for their airfare, hotel, and tickets to Walt Disney World using miles & points.

And he’s giving away three $50 Amazon gift cards.

2 cards 5 nights airfare for 2 to disney

My Family Is Always Asking Me, “When Are We Going Back to Walt Disney World?”

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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Family Dollar Lets You Load American Express Serve With Gift Cards!

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Update:  Do NOT load more than $500 per day to your Serve at Family Dollar.  There are reports that loading a 2nd time results in money being debited from the gift card, but NOT getting loaded to the Serve card!

Are you wondering what to do now that you can’t load Vanilla Visa cards to your Bluebird account at Walmart anymore?

You can now load MasterCard & Visa gift cards to your American Express Serve account at Family Dollar stores.  This includes Vanilla Visa cards!

In the miles and points game, things are constantly changing.  And there will always be new ways to earn miles and points.  I’ll show you how to do it!

Family Dollar Lets You Load American Express Serve With Gift Cards

You Can Load Gift Cards to Your American Express Serve Account at Family Dollar

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Best of Million Mile Secrets – June 2014

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1.   You learned which cards to load to Bluebird now that you can no longer load Vanilla Visa cards.

US Bank and Metabank Gift Cards Still Appear to Work to Load Bluebird at Walmart

US Bank and Metabank Gift Cards Still Appear to Work to Load Bluebird at Walmart

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