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The People of the Points World Have Turned Against Each Other

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This seems to be a very fragile time in the points world. There has been more arguing and more “angries” the last few months than I can remember there ever being in this hobby. Even topics or techniques that are seemingly harmless or well-known can set people off about how this or that shouldn’t be…

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The Rich Get Richer: Small Blogs Can’t Compete on Credit Card Affiliate Links

This post has little to do with travel, and much to do with the business side of how I run the blog. If you’re looking for travel advice then you can feel free to skip this post. I lost my credit card affiliate links. In my last post I gave a little bit of information…

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Earn Referral Points with Chase Ultimate Rewards

Refer up to 10 people for 50K points!

I’ve written about credit card affiliate links quite a few times, and they’re some of my most popular posts. But now you can sort of be your own affiliate. News came out this week that Chase is now offering a referral bonus of 5,000 Ultimate Rewards points for every person you refer, up to 10…

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The Affiliate Game Can Be a Dirty Proposition


I have officially been denied by American Express, Capital One, Chase, and Citi via the FlexOffers affiliate network. My applications for other, smaller banks are still pending, but I haven’t liked what I’ve heard so far, and want to make everyone aware of it so they know how this business works. First some background. Almost…

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How to Pick the Affiliate Link to Apply to

In my popular post titled “Credit Card Affiliate Links!” I discussed certain things that I felt were wrong with how bloggers currently “push” credit card links all the time. I discussed how, in a perfect world, the readers/consumers would have more complete information. Alas, we don’t live in a perfect world (and far from it…

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