The Final Hawaii Budget | 7 Nights and 5 people for $356.71

Tweet Last week I wrote a couple of posts about our time in Hawaii: How to add a free flight to Hawaii next time you travel internationally How Hilton HHonors dramatically reduces the cost of vacation Of course, when you travel there are more expenses than just airfare.  So today I’ll share the final cost. […]

The Travel Credit Card that Yields the Most Satisfaction Feedback (and the Card with the Most Horror Stories)

Tweet I get emails. In some of the emails I receive, people lavish me with thanks because they’re so glad they’ve been able to start to travel for less than they ever imagined. The card I’m thanked most often for suggesting is the Chase Sapphire Preferred. While I hate to say there is a ‘best credit […]

Should I Redeem My Miles for Economy, Business, or First Class Travel?

Tweet The majority of people who travel have never flown in anything but economy class.  One of the main reasons is because economy class tickets are so much less expensive than business or first class tickets.  Thus, when using your miles, flying something better than economy might make sense. Still, is it worth using extra […]

Airport Lounge Access | Credit Cards that Give You Free or Discounted Access

Tweet Before this year, I’d never stepped inside an airport lounge.  I guess I had a little curiosity about what was behind those translucent doors, but for the most part, I was content to be in the wide open spaces of the airport. This year I stepped into my first airport lounge. At this point, […]

How Hilton HHonors Gold Helps Dramatically Cut Your Vacation Costs

Tweet Would you be interested in knowing how you can cut even more costs from your next vacation?  Would you be interested if you could do it without cutting the quality of your vacation? Help Me Travel Cheap teaches you how to get nearly free flights and hotel stays.  However, the reality is that there are […]

How to Add a Free Trip to Hawaii Next Time You Book International Award Travel

Tweet A free trip is the best way to travel to Hawaii. It’s been a long time since I’ve been to Hawaii.  In fact, I think the last time I was there was in 1996 when I spent several hours in the airport.  It had probably been 7 or 8 years before that when I […]

Business Gold Rewards Card® from American Express

Tweet  The Business Gold Rewards Card® from American Express The American Express Business Gold Rewards Card® from American Express Earn 50,000 Membership Rewards® points after you spend $5,000 in purchases on the Card in the first 3 months of Card membership†. Earn points even faster to get more rewards for your business. 3X points on […]