Update: Here’s link to the Instagram Live video Last week Emirates greatly reduced taxes + fees on awards on their metal using their Skywards miles. That’s great for those who
Late last week Chase announced enhancements to their Sapphire credit cards including a new featured called Pay Yourself Back. Pay Yourself Back is a “purchase eraser.” You make a..
It has been interesting, to say the least, to see how the travel industry has responded to the present crisis so far.Air travel, for example, never fully shut down as
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Most people aren’t in a position to plan travel these days, but like me, you might be in a position where you need to book travel. In my case, that
Become a Patron!It became fashionable in the 20th century to distinguish between two kinds of sudden changes, or “shocks” that could impact an economy, for better or worse: deman..
Become a Patron!Last week I wrote about my successful Economic Injury Disaster Loan experience, and mentioned in passing “the programs are very different, and while not technica..
Become a Patron!This is a post I’ve been looking forward to writing for 7 weeks, and had started to give up hope I’d ever be able to publish: today I
Become a Patron!I’ve been looking forward to this post for over a month, so I’m glad to finally be able to write up the complete story of my Economic Injury
Today I get to share some exciting news about a project that’s been in the works for a few weeks: the Manifesto podcast, hosted by yours truly on the Milenomics
A quick programming note here–we’ve expanded our offerings for our Milenomics Podcast Network Patrons to include a third show. Today we’re extremely proud to announce: The Manife..
This was originally going to be a quick hit on my experience cancelling an Alaska Airlines reservation for a trip I had been planning to take this summer, but then
By now you may have heard that starting May 1, 2020, Chase and American Express have enhanced the rate that several of their cards earn miles and points at grocery
What a time we live in. 3 months ago, I had just returned from a long and fantastic Asia trip and was busy planning what was supposed to be another exciting year of travel. Cov..
We’re expanding again here at Milenomics. From Blog to Podcast–and now Podcast Network. We’re going to be delivering more great content to our Patreon subscribers by helping pr..
Become a Patron!I consider it an inevitable misfortune that conversations about investing begin and end with “what should I invest in?” An unsophisticated questioner might mean “..
I’ve played around with the IHG Rewards program over the years, for example when I dutifully filled out my 94 index cards (and won a Bose home stereo system), but
Become a Patron!Earlier this month I wrote about some of the advantages of replacing work lost to the coronavirus pandemic with self-employment. I want to continue that discussio..
I wrote recently over at my personal finance blog about my favorite high-interest checking account, the Rewards Checking account offered by Consumers Credit Union. In case any re..
Become a Patron!As we near the end of the beginning of our public and private response to the coronavirus pandemic, there’s obviously a lot to keep track of, and as
Become a Patron!I’ve been self-employed for a long time now, and loyal readers know I’m a relentless advocate for self-employment. As I never tire of saying, not everyone should be
Become a Patron!Assuming you’ve already read my March 22 introduction to personal finance during the plague, you’re already well on your way to getting approved for unemployment ..
This episode was originally released last July 4th for our Patreon members. We’re releasing it here for all readers and listeners of the Podcast. Maybe you’ll find it a nice