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I hope that you’ve enjoyed the past week of travel information – here’s a recap of what you may have missed from Points With a Crew over the past week or so

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I’ve struggled for awhile with how to best organize my credit cards

Currently they just all sit inside a drawer inside my house (except for the 2 or 3 that I am carrying at any one time)

But that’s all about to change as I just got a pretty sweet travel hacking present for Christmas

What about you?  How do you keep all your cards organized?



We finally finished our work on IHG’s Priceless Surprises promotion

While the promotion is targeted towards staying at hotels, there is also a mail-in option

You can enter 94 times, and each entry is guaranteed AT LEAST 500 IHG points

So doing it for both my and my wife’s accounts, a few hours work should net us 100,000 points

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If you’re still up for more travel reading, here’s last week’s recap: The worst redemption ever? Plus how to arrange kids on a plane, free drinks, where our family is going for 40,000 miles and more

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