Travel Essentials: Domestic Edition

I’m flying back east tomorrow and will return on Sunday.  I’m notoriously bad at packing before travel–but this time I managed to pack my bag early, and thought I’d share what is in my bag for this trip. Because this is Milenomics–it won’t be terrible impressive stuff–but it will be very practical. Android phone (rooted): I […]

United in 2014: Breaking Up is Hard to Do

Note: This post is  intended for #301’s, and #401’s. Today I’ll discuss strategies for those of you currently holding status and trying to decide what to do with your travel next year.  In case you’ve missed it–the requirements to qualify for Elite status with both United and Delta are getting tougher next year.  Both have […]

Beware of Diminishing Returns when Applying for Credit Cards

Note: This is not a post for those with excellent credit. With excellent credit your declines are usually because you have too many cards with an issuier, or too much total credit.  We can get around that with tricks like reconsideration calls.  Yesterday I wrote about how Monetizing your good credit through sign up bonuses.  Today […]