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Beginner’s Guide to Elite Status, Example: American Airlines

Hi All, I recently discovered a love for travel and have been able to enjoy many trips such as one to China, France/Switzerland, and an upcoming trip to Germany all with reasonable comfort and ease due to my elite status … Continue reading

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Stuck in the middle seat? Use Expertflyer to help you get out!

Now for those of you that don’t know, I really enjoy traveling. ¬†Fortunately my career currently allows me to book my travel far in advance and I have elite status with American Airlines, so I don’t really worry about sitting … Continue reading

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Know your daily food deals!

As a follow up to a previous post on how I live cheaply, it is equally important to know your local daily food deals and to take advantage of them!¬† While graduate students don’t make a ton of money, they … Continue reading

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How I travel on the cheap

So many of you often wonder how you can travel on the cheap-side as a graduate student.¬† To be fair graduate students make more than the average american so we’re not exactly poor, contrary to what many students will tell … Continue reading

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