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What To Do With a Baby at the Airport, Prevent Tantrums and Meltdowns

what to do with baby kids airport

I don’t like layovers or any type of long wait anywhere. Unfortunately, waiting is inevitable when traveling. When you think of flying with a baby you probably cringe. Once you are stuck with aforementioned baby at the airport for a few hours, you, like many parents, may consider changing, canceling, or not even planning your vacation.

Or not! Here are a few usually bullet proof solutions of how to manage your screaming toddler (ooops I mean your precious little munchkin) in a confined space for at least a few hours straight.

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How To Check Barclay Credit Card Application Status + Reconsideration Phone Number

Barclaycard How to Check Your Application Status

Updated on November 24, 2017 Chase Credit Card Application Status Check & Reconsideration Phone Line / Number I just applied for the JetBlue Plus credit card and, unfortunately, wasn’t approved instantly. What I saw next was the dreaded “your application is being reviewed…it can take up to 10 days” message. So, you probably don’t want…

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How To Dispute AVIS eToll Fees + Get Detailed Invoices From HTALLC After A Car Rental

Avis eToll Logo - HTALLC

Updated on September 20, 2017 How To Dispute Avis eToll (HTALLC) & Hertz Platepass Billing Errors I frequently rent cars from Avis and too often get overcharged for tolls. This is a fun little profitable game car rental companies have been playing for many years! Here’s how it works. I rent a car and expect…

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How To Prevent Citi Thank You Points From Expiring + Best Uses

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Citi Thank You points expire 60 days after you close your credit card that earned them. My Citi Prestige is up for renewal and I need to decide whether to keep it and how to make sure my Thank You points don’t expire. There really aren’t many ways to prevent your points from expiring –…

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$1 for 1,300 Bonus AA Miles – Barron’s Subscription (Multiple Purchases Allowed?) President’s Day Sale

Updated on April 5, 2017 2/11/16 update: this Barron’s deal has now expired there is still a $1 for a WSJ 3 month subscription offer available. It says $1 per week on the AA portal, but $1 for 3 months when you click through to the signup page.  Good luck to those who had placed…

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Citi’s 8/65 Day Rule & 18 Month Bonus Rule Explained for Citi Credit Cards

Citi 8/65 Rules for Credit Card Applications

Updated on April 5, 2017 Citi’s 8/65 Day Rule & 18 Month Bonus Rule – Overview CitiBank has implemented 2 rules within the past ~2 years, dubbed the “8/65 day” rule and the “18 month” rule, that may end up declining your credit card application or disqualify you from the signup bonus. This topic has come up…

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Amex Airline Fee Credit Tips & Tricks ($200 American Express Platinum & $100 Premier Rewards Gold Charge Cards)

American Express Amex $200 Airline Fee Credit

Updated on April 6, 2017 Amex $200 / $100 Airline Fee Credit Tips & Tricks – Overview Friends and readers have asked about what they should do with their Amex $200 / $100 Airline Fee Credit benefit. I find it quite tough to spend $200 annually on airline incidental fees such as checked bags and…

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