Month: April 2014

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July 8, 2019
50,000 Mile Lufthansa Miles & More MasterCard Welcome Offer (Back for a Limited Time)

The Barclaycard Lufthansa Miles & More® Premier World MasterCard® just launched a new welcome bonus offer for 50,000 bonus miles (OFFER EXPIRED). The offer looks to be good until June 30th, 2014. Normally the card only comes with a welcome bonus of 20,000 miles, but now you can earn a total of 50,000 miles---you’ll get 20,000 miles after your […]

June 5, 2016
Maximizing the Barclaycard Arrival MasterCard 40,000 Mile Welcome Offer

The Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® is considered one of the best all-around travel rewards credit cards. Some of the biggest perks of the card are it’s 2X earning on all purchases, 10% mileage rebate on miles redeemed for travel, and its ultimate flexibility to redeem the miles for any travel purchase. The card currently […]

February 27, 2020
Ultimate Guide to IHG Rewards Club (InterContinental Hotels): Part 6 – IHG PointBreaks

This series will serve as a complete guide to getting the most from IHG’s Rewards Club loyalty program. Each part will cover an in-depth topic on how to maximize its benefits and help you get more free hotel stays and rewards. In this post I will go over IHG’s PointBreaks promotion that lets you book […]

June 10, 2017
Frontier Airlines Earn Double Miles Promotion on 26 Routes

Frontier just announced a promotion to earn double miles on 26 routes over a one-month period. One month is certainly not a generous amount of time to qualify for a promotion, but if you’re looking to add to your Frontier miles account it could be worth if it you’re traveling these routes. That said, anyone that has […]

May 14, 2014
Santander Bravo MasterCard Review - Earn 3x Points on Gas, Groceries and Restaurants

A dark horse card that has entered the market recently is the Santander Bravo℠ MasterCard. However, there are a handful of reasons this card hasn’t received a lot of attention: 1) it’s one of the latest credit cards to reach the market (out in Feb), 2) it doesn’t pay bloggers, and 3) it doesn't have a welcome […]

February 27, 2020
Ultimate Guide to IHG Rewards Club (InterContinental Hotels): Part 5 - IHG Promo Codes

This series will serve as a complete guide to getting the most from IHG’s Rewards Club loyalty program. Each part will cover an in-depth topic on how to maximize its benefits and help you get more free hotel stays and rewards. In this post I will briefly go over some of the biggest perks of […]

February 27, 2020
Ultimate Guide to IHG Rewards Club (InterContinental Hotels): Part 1 - Intro

This series will serve as a complete guide to getting the most from IHG’s Rewards Club loyalty program. Each part will cover an in-depth topic on how to maximize its benefits and help you get more free hotel stays and rewards. In this post I will briefly go over some of the biggest perks of […]

April 13, 2014
New Changes to Amex Welcome Offer Rules

I wrote about the upcoming changes to Amex's bonus offers rules awhile back. It looks like these new rules have updated within the terms and conditions. Basically Amex is now making it so you can only earn the bonus once per lifetime on each of its cards. If you have received a welcome bonus on […]

July 11, 2019
What Are the Best Credit Cards for Domestic Flights?

A crux to my mile and point earning strategy is to earn miles specifically for domestic travel within the US and to reserve more valuable miles for international flights. I consider miles that can be used for valuable international awards (United, AA, etc) to be much more valuable than miles that can be solely used […]

August 27, 2016
40,000 Bonus Miles - Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Mastercard Welcome Offer Review

Free travel from credit card welcome bonuses has been a great way for me to travel as a graduate student. Not everyone has extra money saved away to book a vacation every year so this is where travel hacking comes into play. A crux to my travel hacking strategy is to sign-up for the best […]

April 9, 2014
What’s Your Favorite Hotel Perk or Amenity?

There are a handful of hotel perks that make us choose to book one hotel over the other. According to a Hotels.com survey, the most important hotel amenity travelers want is free breakfast. I would have to agree on this, but breakfast can also differ greatly from hotel to hotel and country to country. I […]

November 9, 2019
Understanding Stopovers and Open-Jaws to Maximize Your Awards

Getting a free flight out of your awards is the ultimate way to maximize your miles and assure you the you’re getting the best possible value. Knowing how to make it happen using stopovers and open-jaw can help you book creative trips that would otherwise cost you thousands of points more or even a thousand […]

July 8, 2019
American Express Mercedes-Benz Platinum Card - 50,000 Membership Rewards Points

There are a handful of different American Express Platinum credit cards available and each provides its own card benefits and welcome bonus offer. The current welcome bonus for the American Express Platinum Card is 40,000 Membership Rewards points and compared to standard offers, this is an increased offer. But you shouldn't apply for this card, […]

April 3, 2014
Tips to Keeping a Strong Credit Score to Earn Lots of Miles and Points

Anyone involved in earning miles and points from lucrative credit card welcome bonuses knows that having a strong credit score is the difference between potentially getting approved or denied for a new card. Generally a credit score above 720 is considered 'good enough' for applying and getting approved for multiple rewards credit cards. If you're in the hobby long enough you know that […]

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