Chase Shut Down Story, How & Why to Fly Standby, Harry Potter Land Almost Ended Up At Disney

This post may contain affiliate links; please read our advertiser disclosure for more information.

Around the Web

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


How to Fly Standby: Your Complete Guide to Getting a Seat – Point me to the Plane

A very informative post from Shelli on how to fly standby.  Flying standby isn’t as great an opportunity as it once was but it still presents some opportunities.

Chase shuts down my mom’s Starbucks Visa prepaid card – Miles per Day

I always find it strange when banks shut down prepaid cards since there isn’t any real downside from them.  Unless they are worried about illegal activity there isn’t any real risk.

How Harry Potter Land Almost Went To Disney (And Why We Should Be Happy It Didn’t) – YMMV

It looks like it is a good thing Disney didn’t snag this one.  I am planning on taking my kids for their birthdays, hence the reason I did that Hilton timeshare offer.  I bet Ian is happy Disney didn’t get it as well.


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 Ostermann
Mark Ostermann is a father, husband and miles/points fanatic. He left the corporate world after starting a family in order to be a stay at home dad. Mark is constantly looking at ways to save money and stay within budget while also taking awesome vacations with his family. When he isn't caring for his family or taking a weekend trip, Mark is working towards his goal of visiting every Major League Baseball ballpark.

More Like This

Responses are not provided or commissioned by the bank advertiser. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here


SoFi Money $50 Bonus!

Super easy bonus! Sign-up and deposit $500 or more and they'll pay you $50! That's it!
Grab Your $50 SoFi Bonus Now!

Webull - 2 Free Stocks!

Brokerage app Webull is offering 2 Free Stocks! Just open an account and fund with $100 to get your stocks valued up to $1600! Super easy!
Grab your 2 free stocks now!

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join thousands of MtM readers who are subscribed to receive a once daily email with all of our posts. Never miss out!

You have Successfully Subscribed!