This Handy Credit Card Guide Will Get You the Most Rewards Every Time

I make virtually all of my daily purchases using one of my rewards credit cards.  It might be filling my car up with gas or buying a bag of chips at work from the vending machine that accepts credit cards.  If you have been using cash then you need to put it back in your wallet.  We are going to spend money so why not get rewarded by using a miles/points earning credit card?

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4 Sensible Reasons Not To Take Up Extreme Couponing

Coupons are awesome. I'm a big fan of the little jolt I get when I paste coupon code into the "Have a promo code?" section of the shopping cart of any given online retailer. Paper coupons are awesome, too, although I use them less often.

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Celebrate National Coffee Day (9/29) With A Free Cup O' Joe

Before I proceed to write this post about coffee, let me thank coffee for making it possible.

Actually, I should probably start EVERYTHING I do at work by thanking coffee. I love my job, but I wouldn't make it past 10:15 on any given day without a cup or two. And I'm not alone.

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Essential Tips to Save Money as a Twenty-Something

I, like many of my fellow twenty-somethings, have student loans.  And while it's not necessarily required for me to start paying these pesky things back quite yet (I'm still in school until December), I've taken it upon myself to embrace adulthood and do the mature thing: be more responsible about my finances.

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10 Underrated National Parks You Can Visit for Free on Saturday

This Saturday September 27 is National Public Lands Day, and the National Park Service is celebrating by throwing open the gates and letting visitors in for free.

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2 Great Alternatives to Amazon Payments for Earning Travel Rewards Fast

Over the past few years one of the best and most effortless ways to manufacture spend for rewards on your credit card has been with Amazon Payments.  You have been able to send friends and family up to $1,000 each month at no cost.  That means it's been an easy 12,000 miles or points each year.   As of October 13, 2014, Amazon Payments will no longer allow you to send money for free.

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Visit More Than 1,000 Museums This Saturday for FREE

From blasting off into space at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago to diving into the historical ruins of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., it's a museum lover's favorite time of the year, when you can get free admission for two people to over a thousand museums nationwide on Saturday, September 27th.

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Brad's Favorite Freebies: Office 365 for Students, Family Fun Magazine & Beauty Samples

This week's freebies roundup includes: Office 365 for Students, Family Fun Magazine & Beauty Samples!

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Travel Hack Tuesday: 5 Reasons Why Starwood's Starpoints Are So Valuable

Starwood Hotels' Starpoints are some of the most valuable loyalty points in the industry (most valuations place their value at above 2 cents per point).  But like many travel currencies, you may not be using them in the best way possible.  Let's dive deep into the Starwood Preferred Guest program and see what are the best ways to redeem Starpoints.

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