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My 2020 Southwest Companion Pass Strategy

It’s been quite a while since I’ve provided an update to my credit card rewards gathering strategy. Last I wrote, I’d found that my credit score really hadn’t been affected at all by opening 3 cards in a 7 month time span. To recap, since May 2018, I’ve opened 3 cards with bonus points in […]

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Overcoming The Fear Of Travel Hacking

For the past nearly 4 years, one potentially beneficial avenue of personal finance I’ve been hesitant to go down is credit card churning. Or said differently, travel hacking. A lot of this had to do with my perception of it, the potential consequences and simply a general lack of understanding of exactly what happens when […]

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Vacation Recap: 10 Days in Europe

If you’ve been following along the blog, you may have read my previous post regarding some strategies on how to travel abroad cheaply. These were all methods I employed to great success while on my 10 day European adventure! I hope you all didn’t miss me too much while I was gone 🙂 One thing […]

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Traveling Abroad On The Cheap

For those who follow me on Twitter or notice minor blurbs towards the end of other posts, you may know that I have a vacation to Europe coming up. (As in leaving tonight!) To celebrate one of my friend’s official ending of medical school and prior to starting his residency, 3 other friends and I […]

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Looking for Cheap Travel? Take the Bus

Heading to the big city? WAIT! Before you pack up your car, or book that flight or train, there’s another option you’re probably forgetting about. This option is not necessarily for those seeking luxury or speed, but if you’re working within a budget, this may be your best choice! If you haven’t guessed by now […]

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