Now Live: Chase Sapphire Pay Yourself Back

Late last week Chase announced enhancements to their Sapphire credit cards including a new featured called Pay Yourself Back. Pay Yourself Back is a “purchase eraser.” You make a purchase on your Sapphire card, then you redeem Ultimate Rewards against that purchase for a statement credit. It wouldn’t be that interested on its own, because […]

Introducing, The Manifesto With the Free-quent Flyer [New Podcast]

A quick programming note here–we’ve expanded our offerings for our Milenomics Podcast Network Patrons to include a third show. Today we’re extremely proud to announce: The Manifesto, hosted by Gideon the Free-quent Flyer.  The Manifesto is FQF’s take on points, miles and everything else.  He’s got a little more about it over on his site, […]

Milenomics Expands — Introducing the Milenomics Podcast Network

We’re expanding again here at Milenomics.  From Blog to Podcast–and now Podcast Network.  We’re going to be delivering more great content to our Patreon subscribers by helping produce upstart podcasts, and pushing them out to our Patreon subscribers’ ears. Today the Milenomics Podcast Network launches with our second show, titled, the Milenomics Second Podcast (MSP […]

Episode 38: Maximizing Amex 20,000 Point Referrals

We’ve been seeing [targeted] heightened 20,000 Membership Reward “Blue Star” referrals come and go on Amex Business Platinum and Personal Gold cards. Right now they seem to be “in season” with a high percentage of these cards showing heightened referral bonuses. Update: Others are reporting seeing this one Personal Platinum and Business Gold as well. […]

Special Episode 37: 1-Star Reviews of 4-Star Hotel

This episode was originally released last July 4th for our Patreon members. We’re releasing it here for all readers and listeners of the Podcast. Maybe you’ll find it a nice 38 minute distraction from everything going on right now.  Original Show notes are as follows: Today we’re taking a break from the regular show format […]