Roundup: Articles From Around the Web
Here are some posts from around the web that I thought you may find interesting. Let me know if there is anything good I missed. Email me anything awesome that you find, or write, at Mark@milestomemories.com.
COURTYARD MARRIOTT WILL PAY YOU $7,500 TO TRAVEL THE WORLD AND GO TO FOOTBALL GAMES – Thrillist
It sounds like you would only have to go to 4 games, which includes the Super Bowl. You must be comfortable in front of the camera and have a strong understanding of the NFL. Pretty cool opportunity for an NFL fan who likes to travel. On another note, anyone else waiting for the NFL/Marriott Twitter thing to start again?
Visa and MasterCard agree to settle swipe fee class action for $6.2 billion – CNN Money
Financial institutions doing shady things? No way, say it ain’t so! This is a pretty large settlement and I wonder what some of the smaller businesses will end up with, probably not much. Price fixing is one of the worst things a corporation can do in my opinion. It destroys competition which hurts the consumer in the long run.
Don’t Miss Free Museum Day on September 22 – Travel with Grant
If you are free on Saturday be sure to check out the list in Shelli’s article. There may be a museum near you on the list. If you can’t make it Saturday remember that Bank of America gets you into a ton of museums free every first weekend of the month.
4 tips from my experience renting 4 cars in 4 days – Points with a Crew
Banks are keeping closer tabs on your reputation than ever before… Business Insider
Chase has been on quite the tear lately. They have really been tightening the reigns. I do think banks check stuff like this but I also think the guy must have had something suspicious in his purchase history etc. to get the ball rolling. What do you think?
Which article did you find most interesting? Remember to let me know of anything you come across that you want added into the next edition at Mark@milestomemories.com.