Credit card signup bonuses are a fantastic way to generate an influx of points and miles into a loyalty account. Having 25k, 50k, and 100k points can position you nicely to take a dream trip, but what if you need more points Read full post »
For many travelers, the summertime invokes visions of open skies and long roads ahead, all inviting them to see the world in splendor. For others, summertime means waiting in long lines, competing with fellow travelers for seats, or paying more for accommodations Read full post »
Staying connected is super important to travelers these days—everyone’s glued to their cell phones or laptops, and even those who aren’t can benefit from having internet access when they travel. Whether you need wi-fi access on the ground or on a plane, Read full post »
Whenever my husband and I visit the Caribbean, we try to rent a rental car for at least one day. In my opinion, the best parts of any island are the places off the beaten path—the small unpacked beaches and coves, the Read full post »
Usually, when you call your bank to get information—you provide some key pieces of information and you’re in. This isn’t to say the process in place isn’t thorough, but if all security questions are answered correctly how can the person on the Read full post »
I’ve been playing the credit card rewards game for a long time, and just recently when I checked my updated CreditKarma credit statistics—I discovered that a lot of my old credit records had been purged. I’ve always stated in this hobby that: Read full post »
To say it’s been an interesting few weeks would be an understatement, and unfortunately, in this case, I don’t mean interesting in a good way. It all started when I injured my knee while skiing in Colorado . Not only did I have Read full post »
Transferable points, such as Starwood Preferred Guest points, American Express Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards, and Citi ThankYou Points provide many redemption options. This is why we consider them to be the most value travel rewards points. While these points can be Read full post »
There is no lack of creativity among frugal travelers when it comes to earning our favorite hotel points or frequent flyer miles. From utilizing credit card sign ups at the right times to tracking spending in available bonus categories, there are a Read full post »
Credit cards like the Chase Sapphire Preferred, Chase Ink Plus, and Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express get their fair share of attention thanks to generous sign-up bonuses and/or their valuable currencies. However, there are plenty of credit cards that don’t get nearly Read full post »
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