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Using Bask Bank Optimally for Both Miles and Cash

Note, as of May 5, 2022 the rate is 1.25% on the Bask Interest Savings Account. Last year, Bask Bank launched the Bask Mileage Savings Account to earn American Airlines AAdvantage®miles from a savings account. Compared to the...

Bask Bank Launches High Yield Savings Account

Note, as of May 5, 2022 the rate is 1.25% on the Bask Interest Savings Account. You know Bask Bank (which used to be known as BankDirect) as a bank to earn American Airlines AAdvantage...

Tried and Failed on the US Mint Coin? Blame Cloudflare

If you tried to buy a Gold or Silver coin at the US Mint today, you probably thought that you would have to be QUICK. With less than 2,000 Gold coins available, you were...
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Refer-a-Friend to Bask Bank for 5,000 AAdvantage Miles

I've written before about the new Bask Savings Account, which is similar to the BankDirect accounts that are no longer offered, but on a more modern tech platform. The Math on Bask Bank vs. Online...
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Don’t Let SoFi’s New “Tiered Accounts” Catch You Off Guard (+ Streaming and Grocery...

For those that have a SoFi money account (remember the big referral bonuses?), the 20% off of DoorDash offer is now over and is being replaced with a new offer. 10% Back Up to $50 on Trader...
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Plastiq Raises Fee to 2.85% from July 1st

I suppose I almost could have stopped with the title, but that's no fun, is it? Plastiq Raises Fee to 2.85% Miles and points fan favorite Plastiq is one of the most common ways to help...

BankDirect’s AAdvantage Product Rides into the Sunset / Last Chance for Bask Bank Bonus...

Early this year, Bask Bank launched, offering American Airlines AAdvantage miles on savings balanced along with some fantastic introductory bonus offers. I'm a fan of Bask Bank, as I was of BankDirect for nearly a...
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Plastiq Increases Fees for Canadian Payments

Plastiq is a miles and points "fan favorite." It allows you to make payments to companies that only take checks using your credit card. Plastiq (pronounced Plastic, not Plastique) charges your credit card, historically with...
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Q & A with Bask Bank’s President Matt Quale

You've heard me talk quite a bit about Bask Bank over the last few months. I’d been a BankDirect customer for almost a decade so, as a fan of BankDirect, it was easy to like...

Last chance for 6,000 Bonus AAdvantage® miles with Bask Bank

A quick reminder that the offer for 5,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage® miles for keeping $1,000 or more on deposit in a Bask Savings Account for 30 days within your first 60 days of...