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What’s In Our Wallet 2020? Part 3: Our “Spend Matrix” – How We Use Bonus Categories to Maximize Our Points-and-Miles Earning and Travel for Less
What’s In Our Wallet 2020? Part 3: Our “Spend Matrix” – How We Use Bonus Categories to Maximize Our Points-and-Miles Earning and Travel for Less

What’s In Our Wallet 2020? Part 3: Our “Spend Matrix” – How We Use Bonus Categories to Maximize Our Points-and-Miles Earning and Travel for Less

This article is Part 3 of our “What’s In Our Wallet 2020?” series. Here are links to Parts 1 and 2, and once published, we’ll add a link to the Epilogue. * Part 1 – What’s In Our Wallet 2020?…

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What’s In Our Wallet 2020? Part 2: Why We Acquired and Hold Each Card
What’s In Our Wallet 2020? Part 2: Why We Acquired and Hold Each Card

What’s In Our Wallet 2020? Part 2: Why We Acquired and Hold Each Card

This article is Part 2 of our “What’s In Our Wallet 2020?” series. Here are link to Parts 1 & 3, and once published, we’ll add a link to the Epilogue. * Part 1 – What’s In Our Wallet 2020?…

Strategy Ideas in Light of the Chase Sapphire Reserve Changes
Strategy Ideas in Light of the Chase Sapphire Reserve Changes

Strategy Ideas in Light of the Chase Sapphire Reserve Changes

Introduction Without a doubt, the biggest news in the credit card and points-and-miles world this week has been Chase’s announcement of an increased annual fee for the Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) card, along with the addition of some ancillary benefits…

A Sweet and Perfectly-Timed Points-and-Miles Win – Chase Offer for Hyatt Hotels [Targeted]

In the points-and-miles game, you win some and you lose some. Today’s a day to celebrate a small-but-sweet unexpected win. This morning, I woke up to find a Chase Offer on my Sapphire Reserve (CSR) card – 15% back up…

[UPDATE: RoomiPay as a service is dead as of Nov 2018. RIP RoomiPay.] RoomiPay Lives! – Codes as 3x Travel on CSR – October Payments Now Open
[UPDATE: RoomiPay as a service is dead as of Nov 2018. RIP RoomiPay.] RoomiPay Lives! – Codes as 3x Travel on CSR – October Payments Now Open

[UPDATE: RoomiPay as a service is dead as of Nov 2018. RIP RoomiPay.] RoomiPay Lives! – Codes as 3x Travel on CSR – October Payments Now Open

Executive Summary RoomiPay has now been confirmed to code as Travel and earn 3x Chase Ultimate Rewards (UR) points, for payments made using a Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) card.  The standard fee for RoomiPay payments is now 2.9%.  This gives…

The Chase Sapphire Double-Dip Appears to Be Dead
The Chase Sapphire Double-Dip Appears to Be Dead

The Chase Sapphire Double-Dip Appears to Be Dead

Hat Tip to Doctor of Credit and Reddit Churning (especially duffcalifornia) for the data points: Dating back to last year, Chase instituted a “one Sapphire card” rule that limits cardholders to holding only one card from its Sapphire family at…

What Card Should I Get First? A Getting-Started Points-and-Miles Strategy with Chase
What Card Should I Get First? A Getting-Started Points-and-Miles Strategy with Chase

What Card Should I Get First? A Getting-Started Points-and-Miles Strategy with Chase

This article is part of Middle Age Miles’ series, “How to Get Started” with Credit Cards, Points and Miles. One of the questions I most often get is, “What cards should I get to get started in points and miles?” …