Perhaps the greatest measure of the points and miles we collect is not in the frequency of which we used them, but in how we use them. While some people choose to measure points through their literal value, I choose to measure Read full post »
For decades, frugal travelers have enjoyed the benefits their points and miles earning opportunities have provided them. Through calculated spending and careful monitoring of their credit and personal finances, points and miles currencies have unlocked the doors to an unlimited number of Read full post »
Rare is the globetrotter for whom Paris does not top the list of must-see destinations. Unfortunately, while it may be one of the world’s most magical cities, it’s also one of the most expensive. A free stay in one of the city’s Read full post »
With the recent introduction of Chase’s new Chase Sapphire Reserve, there are a lot of people who are wanting the credit card. A big part of that is attributed to the 100,000 Ultimate Rewards point signup bonus that is currently offered with Read full post »
A few weeks ago, I wrote about Hotels That Go the Extra Mile With Points + Cash Rewards and a reader left a comment about the ease of earning free nights with the Choice Privileges Program that made me realize it might Read full post »
For many frugal travelers, the process of opening and closing credit cards is nothing new. Rather, it is one of our most regular habits and a time-tested way to earn points and miles towards our next destinations. However, this process can only Read full post »
Getting into points and miles is really tough. There are so many different award programs — both airline and hotel, as well as transferable points currencies. Each has a different award chart and different partners that you can redeem your miles for Read full post »
Ever since the Chase Sapphire Reserve became available, comparisons have been made between this card and the Citi Prestige, The Platinum Card from American Express, and The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express. All of these credit cards offer similar travel Read full post »
Occasionally airlines or booking agents make an internal error and an airfare surfaces for far less than it should normally sell for. There are also promotions for cheap fares from airlines seeking to expand their presence such as Norwegian Airlines and WOW. Read full post »
Anyone who isn’t living under a rock knows that Chase ramped up their credit card offerings earlier this month. Called the Chase Sapphire Reserve, this new credit card is supposed to be the #cardoftheuniverse. Not only does it come with a 100,000 Read full post »
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