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Interesting Etihad Tidbit

As we grow ever closer to our Luxury Round the World Trip on miles and points, I am starting to iron out the fine details of our trip to ensure that everyone is well taken care of.  One of the things that I am looking most forward to is flying with Etihad’s First Class Apartments
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It's Here! The New Cobalt Card

I applied for the Cobalt card the day after it was announced, using the Great Canadian Rebates trick I wrote about last week.  I was approved right away and received credit for my approved application through GCR, but it has take some time to get the card in the mail for some reason.  Today, I
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Academic Paper on ... Travel Hacking?

If you’re anything like me, you love reading all about the different aspects of Travel Hacking.  There are your typical avenues for information like FlyerTalk and blogs but there’s another area that you may not have considered … academic papers! When I was new into Travel Hacking, I would consume as much information as possible
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Fascinating Alaska Airlines Discovery

For those that visit the blog on the regular, you will know that I am heads over heals in love with Alaska Airlines and their Frequent Flyer Program, Mileage Plan.  I’ve published extensive step-by-step tutorials on how to book partner awards using Alaska Miles and I’ve shown you how you can earn a ton of Alaska miles
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Update on Fairmont Deal - 25-37.5% Off

A couple of days ago, I wrote about a tremendous deal to get between 25 – 37.5% off your next Fairmont stay.  The process required purchasing a gift card from Costco for LifeExperiences.ca and then using that gift card to purchase a Fairmont gift card. The process was took a bit longer than I usually
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Get $50 Back When Apply For Your AMEX Cobalt

My Cobalt is in the mail and I will be doing an “unboxing” of sorts when it arrives.  As you know from my extensive coverage of the card, this is one of the most exciting cards out in Canada due to the very generous multipliers for food and grocery purchases. Given that most people I
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PointsNerd Featured on Million Mile Secrets!!!

I have been fortunate enough to be featured in an interview with Million Mile Secrets, one of the largest blogs in America! I have been a fan of their site for a long time so it’s quite an honor to be featured on their site. You can check out the interview at https://millionmilesecrets.com/2017/09/29/read-the-terms-conditions-of-everything-to-discover-loopholes/  
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