Start Date July 16 Weigh In Date July 29 Weight Loss 7 Pounds on the SOS Diet “Stop Only Sugar” Rule #1 No more than 20 grams of sugar per day Rule #2 At least 30 grams of dietary fiber per day Rule #3 No more rules. Google the book SOS Diet by Dr. James Read full post »
Dear Mr Frugal Travel Guy, Now you can enjoy a vacation getaway or family visit for fewer miles. Just book by August 31, 2010 and you can travel on United® or United Express® to destinations that are 700 miles or less from your departure city. Here are just a few of the places you can Read full post »
For those of you that don’t know him, Mr Pickles was written up in the Wall Street Journal for his successes with the US Mint Program. He will be sharing his story at the sold out Chicago Seminar DO in October with 500 frugal travel nuts. Can’t wait to meet him. MrPickles note to me Read full post »
UPDATE PROBLEM SOLVED As reported by others, it is indeed an internal Chase system error and the person opening your account must call the help desk to get it corrected for the Business Debit card account. The promo was indeed extended but the coupon was not. Tell your bank employee that they will have to Read full post »
One of our fellow Flyertalkers has a availability search engine in beta testing called Award Nexus. We got to try it out at the Ann Arbor DO this past weekend and it shows great promise. It will handle American, United and Star Alliance searches more efficiently than Expert Flyer which has a better program for Read full post »
I got an email today offering a 5K bonus for staying once on a qualifying rate within the next 90 days. The T&C say it is targeted, but when I remove my name from the registration page it still offers the promo. This is one of those hit and miss chances that depends on the Read full post »
I always have tried to keep this blog travel related, so in that framework, I’m afraid the airlines are going to start charging me for two seats. I don’t need a seat belt extender yet, but the day is not far off. Now, that is out of the way. I’m getting bigger by the day. Read full post »
I may be the only one concerned about using particular credit cards with Mint purchases, but Greg has suggested in his email a way he alleviates the concern and may actually increase his Mint Purchases. Hi Frugal Travel Guy, If you worry about using your Chase cards for the Mint orders, buy AMEX giftcards with Read full post »
The comments reflect most of the varied answers but I thought I’d summarize. Several readers could not find the secure email section of the Amex site. On the upper right hand corner it says ” Contact us”, click it. The next page shows phone numbers and other info on the top half of the page. Read full post »
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