As hotels prepare for what may be the busiest summer travel season of all time, multinational chains continue to entice travelers with generous points promotions. For the newly-combined Marriott-Starwood, the points continue to flow for guests who are loyal to their assorted Read full post »
Even though I still maintain that Disney World is severely overpriced, I found myself buying one-day tickets to the Magic Kingdom earlier this month. Since I have always said I won’t take my kids there, this is a strange turn of events Read full post »
The plethora of increased signup bonuses with Hilton credit cards make it a program ripe for redemption. I’m thinking we might see a possible HHonors devaluation, but for now, prices are holding steady, which means it is time to cash in. If Read full post »
The following is the May 2016 edition of what we consider 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, along Read full post »
IHG has a new promotion called “Share Forever” that is valid for stays starting May 1 through September 5, 2016, and registration is now open. Like many of IHG’s recent promotions, Share Forever has offers targeted to the individual consumer but some Read full post »
Over the years, we’ve had many readers share their success stories with us. Folks for whom traveling domestically once a year was a luxury are now traveling the world with just a few credit card sign-up bonuses. And the best part? They Read full post »
The new Chase Freedom Unlimited card presents some pretty amazing earning potential, especially when paired with one of Chase’s premium products like the Chase Sapphire Preferred. In fact, you could earn enough points for a week-long hotel stay after a year of Read full post »
As I mentioned last week, the new 100K offer from the Hilton HHonors Surpass card from American Express is too good for me to pass up. Even though I’m not huge on Hilton per se, I am always looking for a way Read full post »
Annual free night certificates are a great way to get recurring value out of a credit card. Most hotel credit cards carry an annual fee of $49 to $95 and while they also offer other benefits, the annual free night certificate is Read full post »
One reason that I love traveling to southeast Asia is the fact that I know I’ll be able to find four or five-star accommodations for around $100 (or less) per night. The amazing meals they serve there will cost under $10 per person Read full post »
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