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Dec 01

Get A Rebate on Every Hotel Room. And Other Stuff. Seriously.


(Today’s post is a bit longer than usual but could get you some extra miles or cash. I hope you find it useful.) I’m trying to encourage people to shop locally for the holidays, but sometimes, that’s impossible. Online shopping, or shopping at a “big-box” retailer, is frequently more convenient and offers better variety. If …

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Aug 07

an Uber deal on Uber: $5 for a $25 Uber credit (new users)

Every so often, Living Social, a competitor of Groupon, runs a promotion for Uber. I don’t use Uber that often, but it’s a heck of a lot cheaper than a cab and usually more comfortable. If you haven’t tried Uber yet but want to, here’s a good opportunity. Living Social is offering a deal giving …

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Apr 20

Using AAA for savings at hotels, rental cars (and other good stuff)

The last time I thought about AAA, it was in a discussion of things that technology has made obsolete, such as typewriters*, VCRs and that clicking sound that the dial made when you changed the channel manually on the TV.  As for AAA, I’m referring to TripTiks**, the all-knowing map that someone at the company …

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Nov 26

Cash back for shopping online

If you are at this site, you’re visiting either because A) I begged you to do so or B) you’re interested in learning about frequent flyer miles.  Possibly both. One of the methods I mentioned to earn miles was shopping through the airline sites.  But there’s one thing that’s better than miles: cash. Cash is …

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