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The Trick to Buying Money Orders with MasterCard Gift Cards

Metabank MasterCard Gift Cards from Giftcards.com

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about whether you can buy money orders with a Metabank MasterCard gift card. Giftcards.com offers a higher cash back rate (1.25%) on MasterCard gift cards than Visa gift cards (1%). Buying MasterCard gift… Continue Reading

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Should You Sign Up for a Simon Mall Corporate Account?

Simon Mall Visa Gift Cards

Whenever I mention Simon Mall gift cards, I get asked about corporate accounts. Simon Mall offers discounts and higher purchase limits for corporate accountholders. At my local mall, corporate accountholders can buy up to 24 gift cards for $3.95 with… Continue Reading

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Points & Miles CheckList: Things to Do in 2018

Points and Miles Check List, Laptop, notepad

I’m not one for New Year’s resolutions and I’m not about to fake it for a blog post. But I do believe in planning and figuring out how to tackle goals. We all have them, right? Maybe you want to… Continue Reading

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On Circles & Arrows, Helping People and Regretting It

Desk with laptop: Manufactured Spending with a Full Time Job

Have you ever helped a newbie with this hobby and then regretted it? That seems like a strange question, considering helping newbies get started is the exact purpose of this blog. I’ve been doing this for five years and it’s… Continue Reading

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Points and Miles Checklist: Things To Do in December 2017

Points and Miles Check List, Laptop, notepad

It’s been a while since I’ve written one of these monthly points and miles checklists. Since the year is almost up, I thought I’d focus on tasks that need to be completed before January 2018. I’m also including things that… Continue Reading

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I’m Speaking at FTU Seattle: Save $30 Off Registration + Freebies!

UPDATE: While the Cyber Monday code is no longer valid, you can save $20 on registration + get a free copy of Chris Guillebeau’s Side Hustle with promo code FTUSTOCKINGSTUFFER. Valid through December 31, 2017 Wanna learn more about points, miles, and… Continue Reading