I woke up this morning to an interesting offer for the Southwest Companion Pass. Southwest is offering one heck of a deal. I'll go over the details to help you determine if this offer is right for you. You can earn the Companion Pass PLUS 30,000 points with just ONE credit card! There are 3 … Continue reading Amazing Southwest Companion Pass Deal!
What is Plastiq? Plastiq is an online bill payment service. It allows you to use a credit card to pay bills that you normally wouldn't be able to pay with a credit card. Some examples are rent, car payments, and even mortgage. This can be very helpful in certain situations such as meeting a minimum spending … Continue reading Increase your miles and points balances with Plastiq
Some of our most valuable redemptions are the result of transferring bank points such as Amex Membership Rewards points and Chase Ultimate Rewards points to airline partners. Those points become airline miles and then we use the airline miles to book otherwise expensive plane tickets. There are lots of ways to get to Europe on … Continue reading Airline Transfer Partners (2019)
I've written about how to fly to Hawaii for free, but you can also use points to save lots of money on hotels. This post will cover Starwood and Marriott hotels in Hawaii. At some point I will also cover properties in Hawaii owned by other chains such as Hyatt and Hilton. SPG, Ritz-Carlton, and … Continue reading Marriott Hotels in Hawaii
How can I keep my miles and points from expiring? You do not want to let your miles and points expire. While some loyalty programs will reinstate them, you will likely have to pay a fee. Worst case scenario, you may not even have the option to pay to have points or miles reinstated. There … Continue reading Keep your miles and points from expiring!
I'm taking a little break from talking about miles and points so that I can post some information that will make traveling easier for you! Yesterday, I posted about getting around Italy without wasting time. Today, I will explain how I packed everything in a carry-on and a backpack. I'll be back to posting about … Continue reading How To Pack For Italy With Only A Carry-On Suitcase