Category Archive: Manufactured Spending

Dec 08

Useful tips for AMEX 2X Shop Small Promotions

One of the easiest and most beneficial way I discovered that I can use the AMEX 2X promotion is through using Plastiq. Plastiq is a bill pay service that allows you to pay your mortgage, taxes, daycare bills, etc. with a credit card.  They charge anywhere between 2-2.5% depending on the card that you use …

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Mar 10

How To Maximize Grocery Store Bonuses

Credit Cards There are a few cards out there, specifically from American Express, that offer substantial bonus on your spend at grocery stores. For example, the EveryDay card gives you up to 4.5 points for every $ spent in a grocery store, considering that I value my Amex points at about 2 cents, it’ss like …

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Feb 01

Earn Miles For Paying Your Mortgage

Paying mortgage with your credit card So what’s the Big Deal anyways? Well, the Big deal is that your mortgage is probably one of your most significant monetly expenditures and if you read this post you know that in order to increase your chances of booking your family travel with least out-of-pocket cost you should …

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Jan 09

The Death of Manufactured Spending (MS)

    I had a plan for a few weeks now about what I was going to write today, it was going to be a discussion on how to utilize credit cards to assist with getting lucrative travel benefits, and no matter how one forms it eventually there will be a question or a subject …

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