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Kind of boring but here goes:
We started avidly following The Frugal Travel Guy in March of last year. At that time, we had one frequent flier mile account and no hotel points accounts.
Now, 17 months later we (wife and I) have 24 accounts (we track via Awardwallet — thanks to Rick’s recommendation). Our miles accounts now total over 900K (American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, and Virgin Atlantic). We have hotel points of over 280K each (in Hilton, Marriott, Priority, and Starwood). Also, we have about 140K MR points with American Express between both of us.
We have a First Class BA trip planned to Barcelona and returning from Dubai this November (335K AA miles) and we used 235K AA miles for an Asia BC/FC trip this March. Thanks to Professor Ingy (Rick) and Katy (for giving him the passion/desire to generously share with FTG readers), we have nearly two million miles/points in 24 accounts.
Kinda boring? Come on, Wes. You are seeing the world at prices you can afford — and in style I see. I think your results are easily attainable by others. Katy and I pick up one million miles per year just with sign up bonuses.
Last Day for British Airways Transfer Bonus
Don’t forget your Amex Membership Rewards Points are worth 50 percent more today when you transfer them to British Airways. Go to membershiprewards.com for the last-day details.
Rick Ingersoll is one of the world’s experts on frugal travel and flying free and the author of The Frugal Travel Guy Handbook. A retired mortgage banker from Traverse City, Michigan, he has retired to Hilton Head Island,... All Articles
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