A fun week here on the No Annual Fee Podcast, where we’re discussing the following:
0:32 Italian-issued Tickets for Fun and Profit (link)
- Probably best to keep this as an academic idea, but a fun read by God Save the Points.
1:46 Citi ThankYou Points 30% Bonus to Virgin Atlantic (link)
- Matches the Membership Rewards promo from a few weeks ago.
- The Program is either outstanding or completely terrible depending on the use of the miles.
- Do not transfer if you don’t know what to do with the miles.
2:26 5 Best: Credit cards to put in your spouse’s wallet
- Amex Personal Gold 4x MRs grocery and dining
- CNB Crystal Infinite 3x on groceries, dining, travel, gas
- Amex Blue Business Plus 2x everywhere
- Bank of America Premium Rewards with Platinum Honors ($100k) for 2.625% everywhere
- No Fee Chase Freedom Unlimited 1.5x URs everywhere
- Honorable mention (not available any more): Citi AT&T Access More 3x for online retail (leave it near your home computer)
- Citi double cash 2% everywhere with Price Protection
- CNB Crystal infinite 3x Just about anywhere
- Blue Business Plus 2MR everywhere (2.5% CB, 3% towards flights)
- BofA Premium Rewards 2.625 – Tough to beat
- DO NOT Put a card you’re working the minimum spend on:
- Enticing to overspend
- Hard to tell if the MSR has been met
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- Long Haul Business Class to Europe (with Miles)
- Demand Schedule Troubles
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