Southwest News: Devaluation, Companion Pass, and More

Tweet Today’s news is all Southwest related, so if you’re not a fan of Southwest, I’d suggest you move on to something else.  I’m definitely a Southwest fan, but I don’t get to fly them much these days since I’m not living in a Southwest city.  Either way, I want to pass along several Southwest […]

Choice Hotels Points Rates Are Hard to Beat In Europe

Tweet My parents are spending some time in Europe right now.  I helped them plan some of their hotel stays, and in the process I discovered how truly valuable Choice Hotel points are in Europe. This is especially true since Choice Hotels have dropped the points requirement to 8,000 point per night in several European […]

My Last 2+ Years of Credit Score Activity

Tweet Understandably, when people find out what I do with credit cards and travel, one of the most common questions people ask is about how all these applications impact your credit score.  My answer is that it does impact your score, but it doesn’t trash it.  I think the rewards far outweigh the risk. A […]