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Turn your boarding pass to Salt Lake into a free lift ticket in Park City

Here in Utah we claim to have the Greatest Snow on Earth. I can’t vouch for it personally as I’ve never dared to go skiing. But for those of you more adventurous than I – Park City is offering a chance to turn your boarding pass to Salt Lake City airport into a free lift…

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Coming soon: Receive 2500 Hilton Honors points for Facebook connection

As reported by Plane Simple – Hilton Honors will soon launch a service via Topguest where you can receive 2500 Hilton Honors points for simply connecting your Facebook account with them. Photo courtesy of TechCrunch The website will be (site not live yet). You will be able to earn additional points for sending partner…

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The end of using credit cards at the Mint

Just got this email in the mail – it’s a sad day but one that was expected given all the recent publicity from NPR, Newsweek, and the Wall Street Journal previously. Sad, sad, day. Dear United States Mint Direct Ship Customer: The United States Mint has eliminated the credit and debit card purchase of $1…

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Nobody wants dollar coins

Both Time magazine and NPR have recently done stories in regards to the nearly $1 billion in dollar coins sitting on the shelves of the Federal Reserve that according to them nobody wants. That number could quickly become $2 billion once the coins honoring the past presidents are done. All of this is even more…

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