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Feb
2018
Text Me 10,000 miles away – The Driftr Podcast Season 2, Episode 3
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /24690
On Text Me 1,000 miles away, Season 2 Episode 3 of the Driftr Podcast, we discuss an in-depth review of American Express Platinum Business Credit Card during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Yangon, Myanmar (Burma) and discuss our thoughts on how do you communicate while traveling? Sim cards or International Plans.

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Feb
2018
Baecation and the Door of No Return – The Driftr Podcast Season 2, Episode 2
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /24980
On Baecation and the Door of No Return, Season 2 Episode 2 of the Driftr Podcast, we discuss an in-depth review of American Express Business Blue Credit Card during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Accra, Ghana and discuss our thoughts on when do you buy tickets for a significant other in a relationship?

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Feb
2018
Peacocks and Boo Trips – The Driftr Podcast Season 2, Episode 1
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /24800
WE are back! Season 2, Episode 1 of the Driftr Podcast. On Peacocks and Boo Trips, we discuss an in-depth review of Chase Ink Business Preferred Card during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Reykjavik, Iceland and discuss our thoughts when is the proper time to buy a flight for a love interest?

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Sep
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 16
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /23740
On Episode 16 we discuss the Question of the Day: Where can you go on vacation/baecation outside of the Caribbean, an in-depth review of AMEX Centurion (Black) Card during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Addis, Ababa and discuss our thoughts on evacuation protocol for a hurricane.

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Sep
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 15
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /19890
On Episode 15 we discuss the Question of the Day: What is your favorite travel app, an in-depth review of Chase Freedom and Freedom Unlimited Card during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Johannesburg, South Africa and discuss our thoughts on putting off big purchases on your credit card.

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Sep
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 14
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /14570
On Episode 14 we discuss the Question of the Day: How do you overcome jetlag, an in-depth review of American Express EverDay and Everday Preferred Card during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Cartagena, Colombia and discuss our thoughts Airline Vouchers: Take them or Leave them.

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Aug
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 13
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /11860
On Episode 13 we discuss the Question of the Day: What flight aggregators do you use for finding flights, an in-depth review of Chase Sapphire Preferred during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Siem Reap, Cambodia and discuss our thoughts Credit Card Application Limits and the Strategy behind applying for credit cards.

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Aug
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 12
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /8390
On Episode 12, we hosted a special episode, having a live studio audience asking questions during our the Question of the Day, an in-depth review of American Express Premier Rewards Gold Card during our Cards and Points segment, and took a trip to the beautiful location of Berlin, Germany.

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Aug
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 11
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /8490
On Episode 11 we discuss the Question of the Day: How do you find the best picture taking spots, an in-depth review of Chase Sapphire Reserve during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Santiago, Chile and discuss our thoughts on No Fee ATM Access Checking Accounts.

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Aug
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 10
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /9300
On Episode 10 we discuss the Question of the Day: What do you when your flight is cancelled and you don't find out until you get to the airport, an in-depth review ofAmerican Express Platinum Card (Personal) during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and discuss our thoughts on using ride shares abroad.

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Jul
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 9
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /8900
On Episode 9 we discuss the Question of the Day: How many countries have you traveled to, an in-depth review of Chase Ultimate Rewards Credit Cards during our Cards and Points segment, took a trip to the beautiful location of Zurich, Switzerland and discuss our thoughts on rental cars vs public transportation.

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Jul
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 8
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /8560
On Episode 8 we discuss the Question of the Day: What is the 1 thing you can't travel without, an in-depth review of Chase Ultimate Rewards Program during our Cards and Points segment, take a trip to the beautiful location of London, England, and discuss our thoughts on economy vs basic economy.

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Jul
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 7
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /8010
On Episode 7 we discuss the Question of the Day: When is the best day to book flights, an in-depth review of American Express Membership Rewards earning credit cards during our Cards and Points segment, take a trip to the beautiful location of Bali, Indonesia, and discuss our thoughts on travel packages: the good, the bad, the expensive.

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Jul
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 6
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /3930
On Episode 6 we discuss the Question of the Day: Top Place You Want to Travel To, American Express Membership Rewards, take a trip to the beautiful location of Paris, France, and discuss our thoughts on Group Travel vs Solo Travel.

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Jun
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 5
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /2270
On Episode 5 we discuss the Question of the Day: Fondest Travel Memory, points for flights or points for hotels during our Cards and Points segment, take a trip to the beautiful location of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, and discuss our thoughts on Group Travel vs Solo Travel.

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Jun
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 4
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /1810
On Episode 4, we discuss the Question of the Day: Is Global Entry/TSA Pre-Check worth the investment, cover how to hit minimum credit card spends during our Cards and Points segment, take a trip to the beautiful location of Tokyo, Japan, and discuss the difference between Being a tourist vs Being a traveler.

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Jun
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 3
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /1440
On Episode 3, we discuss the Question of the Day: Best meal or snack you ever had on an airplane, cover Points or Cash Back during our Cards and Points segment, take a trip to the beautiful location of Nairobi, Kenya, and discuss Airbnb vs Hotels vs Hostels.

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May
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 2
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /1510
On Episode 2, we discuss the Question of the Day: How much do you tip, cover Points 101: Difference Between Transferrable Points and Redeemable Points during our Cards and Points segment, take a trip to the beautiful location of Havana, Cuba, and discuss Rights when on an overbooked flight.

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May
2017
The Driftr Podcast – Episode 1
Posted by: Brian Fontenot /2604
On Episode 1, we discuss the Question of the Day: How do you disconnect during Travel, cover Credit Bootcamp 101 during our Cards and Points segment, take a trip to the beautiful location of Barcelona, Spain, and discuss Glitch Deal Etiquette.