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#76: Host Chris Hutchins tackles questions all about credit cards, points and miles. From his favorite credit cards (and two card combos) to racking up points on a small budget, preventing points from expiring, redeeming points, tools and services to manage your points, and what happens to your points when you die.
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Full Show Notes
Q: Best Credit Cards [2:45]
Q: Accruing points in one place [10:23]
Q: Best Signup Bonuses [11:25]
Q: Best card for visiting kid in college [16:55 ]
Q: Cards for big upcoming expenses [18:29]
Q: Best Family Card [21:08]
Q: Best Business Cards [21:43]
Q: Using authorized users to build credit [23:41]
Q: How to meet minimum spend requirements [25:21]
Q: Earning miles on foreign carrier [28:13]
Q: How do you earn so many points? [29:05]
Q: Do points expire? [31:52]
Q: What happens to your points if you die? [36:56]
Q: Utilizing points for a large group [40:14]
Q: Best transfer partners [42:55]
Q: What’s your points tool stack? [44:01]
Q: How far in advance do you book to get the best deal? [47:54]
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