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Getting the Most Bang- and Points- for your Buck During Back to School Season

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Since back to school season is a prime time for credit card spending, I thought I’d put together a guide of the key ways to maximize your points and miles earning.  This was my first guest post for another blog and also the first guest blogger for the new points.com blog, so check it out at  http://blog.points.com (direct link here).

Happy shopping!

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