We bring you some Marriott Starwood merger contradictions, show you how to get a free Marriott night, bring you ten new airline routes to Europe, visit dark Pitcairn Island and an awesome looking Cosmodrome, show you how Google dominates, show you how incredibly difficult it is to immigrate to Greece and lots more freeee for you!
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Many bloggers lost their credit card links in the past few days. It appears these companies are focusing on the bigger fish and doing away with the little guys. Which is sad! I am waiting to get my pink slip any day now. Unless YOU do something to support the small bloggers! Okay, enough selling for this post. Enjoy my blog as long as it is…alive!
When this rule no longer applies it would be time to party! Until then…hang in there…I guess. Chase 5/24 Rule Explained in Detail.
When it comes to uncertainties involving Marriott I always assume the changes will be against us, sigh. A Week Later, But No Solid Answers To 3 Contradictory Marriott-Starwood Merger Details That Everyone Wants To Know.
If your mother in law is not a member of Marriott Rewards, you may want to sign her up and do two stays to earn a free night. And good luck!
I had to do this recently so it may help you or your mother in law. How to Remove Closed American Express Credit Cards from your Online Account.
If you get approved for a credit card by US Bank, well, congrats! This is how to check and this post also has a nice chart of all the different
Club Carlson Radisson Rewards cards.
Some of them I have never heard about! 10 Small Hotel Loyalty Programs With Big Rewards.
Check out these 10 new airline routes to Europe. Meaning…check award availability. Because we travel for freeeee!
An update from the travel blogger who married a Greek guy in Lesvos Island. Immigration Ain’t for Sissies. Oh oh, she is encountering the maddening Greek bureaucracy! This drives people insane and to immigrate away from Greece! It does get better…until the system sucks you in and…you manage to get things done by…working within it…because trying to change it can drive you, well, insane.
Another post from Pitcairn island: The dark secrets of Britain’s smallest overseas territory. Yikes!
What a cute story I had not heard before. The Heartbreaking Story Of Hachiko — The World’s Most Loyal Dog. Wow.
Holy crap. Thank the Lord my son did not get an offer from this company, run by Peter Thiel. Who is becoming even more of a creep than humanely possible! Palantir Knows Everything About You.
This is good advice: 10 ways to have a better conversation.
I like taking you places…like Five Days At The Russian Cosmodrome Baikonur For A Manned Space Launch Day One. Love this shot:
The Best and Worst State Economies. Go to the link and click on the original image, it is huuuuuuge!
Darn it Visual Capitalist, you are on fire today! The Pension Time Bomb: $400 Trillion by 2050.
Maybe this worked getting that Amex Platinum card given out by Morgan Stanley and not have to give them boatloads and boatloads of your money…
Another fav TBB song. Not a fan of the Cranberries but I always adored the song “Pretty”.
I had no idea that the US Bank Altitude Reserve Visa card is available with my links. Until a reader alerted me to it when he let me know he applied for it. US Bank does not show up under “Card Issuer” so I thought that bank never had any affiliate links. I need to spend more time learning about this stuff. Oh, the card does come up when you click “Visa” Under “Card Issuer”. You learn something new all the time!
Chase is beating all the other banks, there is no comparison! Citi tried to “enhance” the Citi American Airlines AAdvantage Platinum card by adding a 2x category for gas and restaurants, raising annual fee to $99 from $95 and, please sit down, giving a $100 AA flight discount AFTER you spend $20k. Bwahahahahahaha, come on guys, what are you thinking? Call me for consulting, I am cheeeeap lol.
Another blogger deal kill. GiftCards.com is stopping cash back on Visa gift card purchases. Stop “chasing” blogs writing about Manufactured Spending, they are not doing it for YOUR benefit!
I rejoined my soccer team, Gasping For Air, almost a year after my last game. And I lived to survive! Very sore the next morning but it is the good kind of sore, so great to be out there with the guys again!
And I leave you with this…You guys rock! Especially when you rock my links woohoo!
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