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I've Been Sleeping on This T-Mobile Apple Card Perk for How Long?!

Last month, I shared the somewhat sad but wholly expected news that Barclays was officially discontinuing the formerly great Uber Visa card and rolling existing customers over to the Barclays View Mastercard. In my mini write-up of that development, I noted that I'd probably just use the card to pay...

Beware of Hotel Pizza Flyers — Are They a Scam?

For the past week, my wife and I have been staying in Orlando, Florida... and mostly spending time in our hotel room (well, actually a timeshare unit, but same difference). A couple of days ago, as I headed to the kitchen, I noticed that a flyer for a pizza delivery...

Allegiant Air Just Introduced a New Loyalty Rewards Program for Travelers

I don’t quite know how it happened, but it seems like one of this blog’s main beats is Allegiant Air. It started with my ever-expanding review of the airline and has continued as my dad recently learned what happens when one of the sporatically-scheduled flights the carrier offers gets canceled....

Barclays is Putting an End to the Uber Credit Card

Back in 2019, I wrote a post that declared Barclays had just ruined my favorite credit card. Well, this week, they officially killed it dead. As U.S. News reports, the Uber Credit Card is officially being discontinued and current cardholders will be moved to the new Barclays View Mastercard sometime...

Can You Win Real Money with Mobile Games? Kind Of... Maybe

Before we get started, let me emphasize that this isn't an endorsement of these types of games and is instead simply a recounting of my singular experience. If you're like me and have dabbled with various mobile games, you've probably seen ads for games that allow you to win real...

Credit Karma Money is Now a Sponsor of the Houston Rockets

I realize that I still categorize these Friday entries as "Quick Tips" — and they often live up to that label. However, today's musing would definitely be better described as "A Thing I Found Interesting This Week." What was this occurrence that caught my eye? Well, starting next season, the...