Most of the major international hotel companies offer similar elite benefits. However, the details of each benefit offered can vary significantly. Identifying which of these benefits are most important to you could be a determining factor on which company to be most loyal to. The following is a list of my top 10 elite status Read full post »
Before I get your hopes up, let me just point out that paying a credit card with another credit card isn’t as simple as calling up Bank X and saying, “I’d like to pay the bill on Card Y.” However, it isn’t much harder than that. The normal way that you might think of paying Read full post »
One of the concerns most people have about rewards credit cards (or credit cards in general) is the possibility of going into debt. It’s a very legitimate concern, with the average American household reporting $15,611 in credit card debt. I’d like to think getting into the rewards credit card game made me much more responsible Read full post »
YouTube videos, Google Maps and Google Earth are invaluable resources for planning a trip or sharing with others what you’ve seen and experienced. You can find all sorts of information, such as whether that train trip you’re considering is interesting, that temple you plan on visiting is anything special or what the area around your Read full post »
The following is the May 2015 edition of what I consider to be the Top 10 credit card products available at the moment. The list is based on a combination of factors, including current welcome bonus offers, daily earning potential, transfer partners and bonus categories, among others. Since we began doing these rankings earlier this Read full post »
When it comes to airlines, there are so many things that are out of your control. Most notably, if things go wrong, there is no way of knowing how far they will be willing to go to help you and make things right. Some of you might recall PMM’s client “Mike.” Back in February, I wrote about Read full post »
We re on a roll here with new offers and increased sign-up bonuses. Chase has just issued a 50% increase on the sign up for their no annual fee Ink Cash Business Card. The offer will supposedly end on May 25, and to the best of my knowledge I have never talked about this card in the Read full post »
With my husband’s birthday coming up this summer, I knew I had to plan something special. And let me tell ya, he’s spoiled. Last year, I took him on a cruise to the Bahamas for his birthday weekend! Anyway, my spoiled husband is apparently “beached out” at the moment, considering our most recent trips were Read full post »
Key players in the cash back game are at it again! Today only, May 5, TopCashBack is paying 2.25% on American Express Business gift cards. And tomorrow, May 6, Simply Best Coupons is offering 2% back on the purchase of American Express Business gift cards for one day only. Note the offer is for the business version of Read full post »
In my opinion, one of the tenets of frugal travel is the ability to maximize travel at the lowest possible cost. Airlines, on the other hand, are less interested in this tenet and more interested in attracting more customers. Between program devaluations (like British Airways) and disappearing award charts (in the case of Delta Air Lines), optimizing Read full post »
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