Category Archives: Expenses

FreedomPop friends, the Citibank-Best Buy connection, and the Ventra Card launch

ANYBODY NEED A FREEDOMPOP FRIEND?: I just got my hotspot device from FreedomPop, the free wireless internet company. You get 500 MB of data free each month, plus you can get an additional 500MB per month free by connecting with … Continue reading

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Cheap gas and cheaper real estate!

SAVE 22 CENTS PER GALLON ON GAS ON WEDNESDAY: If you have a Fuel Rewards card or a Shell Saver card, you can save 22 cents per gallon on your fill-up on Wednesday only. LIST OF CURRENT HOTEL PROMOTIONS: If … Continue reading

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A $45 iPhone plan! Plus Delta devalues again, and a tipless restaurant

$45 IPHONE PLAN: My Money Blog has a very informative post on how to get (almost) unlimited voice, text, and data on your iPhone for $45 per month–with no contract. I say “almost” because there’s a 2GB monthly cap on … Continue reading

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A great credit card offer ends soon, cost-cutting for the lazy, and cheap Toys R Us gift cards

CHASE SOUTHWEST 50,000 OFFER ENDING NEXT WEEK: The Points Guy reports that the Chase Southwest 50,000-point sign-up bonus, one of the better deals currently out there, will go away August 6. ┬áThis offer has been coming and going for a … Continue reading

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