Photo: Three Sisters Katoomba, Australia I’ve had all these darn Delta miles and finally found someone in need. Hooray for me and him. So my inventory is down to: 30K UA miles, 2 SWU, 13 e-500s, and $2,550 voucher 95K AA miles(I Read full post »
Photo: Bergen, Norway Several years ago when this offer was available I used it to gain inexpensive access to a variety of airport lounges. The offer is viable again. If you apply for the Platinum Card from American Express you get 25,000 Read full post »
George, my favorite marketing guru, has suggested we consider a Frugal Travel Guy and Gal Texas Holdem poker tournament. Pokerstars will set up a private tourney for us. Nothing big, maybe an Alexander Hamilton kind of event? Date and time to be Read full post »
I picked up this idea from Slickdeals and it makes great sense to me. Earlier this year Priority Club made the decision to compete with Starwood with their own cash and points program offerings. You can book your rooms with full points Read full post »
Suntrust Bank, a regional southeast bank is offering three different Visa check cards that earn miles on signature based transactions. The basic card costs $20 and earns 1 mile for every $2 spent. You also receive a 2,500 mile sign up bonus Read full post »
Yesterday United fired a salvo of low fares good through the end of their schedule from Houston(CO hub), Salt Lake City(DL hub), Dallas (AA hub)and Minneapolis (NW hub) to Honolulu. So they have stepped on everybody’s toes and you can expect retaliation Read full post »
People ask me everyday which card I use for the majority of my credit card spend. It is the SPG Personal card from American Express. Here are the reasons why: 1. No blackout dates on redemptions 2. $0 annual fee first year Read full post »
This one is simple enough. Between now and August 31st you must open a new Chase checking account with a minimum of $100 deposit of new money (not transfer from another Chase account) and initiate a direct deposit into the account. I Read full post »
Today is the last day for the Northwest and Delta Pile on the Miles Promos. Get in that last partner activity today. Thanks Todd for the reminder. Hyatt Platinum Offer Sign up now and enjoy free Platinum status with Hyatt for the Read full post »
Note: Today is the first of 4 days in a row where a new promo or upgrade is available here on the blog. And to all our Frugal Fathers; Happy Fathers Day. It is a great honor to be one. The 21,000 Read full post »
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