The Fastest Way to Get Your Southwest Companion Pass 2014

Tweet There’s no denying it.  I’m a huge fan of Southwest Airlines.  As a family of five, there’s almost no cheaper way to travel domestically. On top of that, the Southwest Companion Pass is an extremely lucrative and lofty goal that you can reach with credit card bonuses. Companion Pass 101 To get the Companion […]

A Crazy Cool 55,000 Bonus Miles for the Chase Sapphire Preferred

Tweet The usual sign up bonus for the Chase Sapphire Preferred card is 40,000 miles.  However, there’s a link floating around which will give you up to 55,000 Ultimate Rewards points. Application Link: Chase Sapphire Preferred 55,000 bonus miles (link from The only difference between this card and the one for 40,000 bonus miles is […]

How to Maximize Chase Freedom 2013 5x Categories

Tweet The Chase Freedom card doesn’t get a lot of press time here at Help Me Travel Cheap. The reason is simple: its sign up bonus is a lot less than most travel related credit cards.  Currently, the sign up bonus for the Chase Freedom MasterCard and Visa are both 10,000 points, which is equivalent to $100 cash […]

British Airways 50,000 Avios Sign Up Bonus

Tweet For a second time this year, the 100,000 British Airways Avios credit card is available. The card is definitely not as good as the original 100,000 offer [get 100,000 Avios after spending $2,500] which I don’t expect we’ll see any time soon, but it’s a very solid offer nonetheless.  Earlier this year when this […]

Chase Ink Products Lower Minimum Spend & Get Help Navigating All the Ink Products

Tweet Let’s start off with the good news first. Chase has lowered the minimum spend on the following Chase Ink products: Ink Bold – 50,000 point bonus after spending $5,000 in the first three months Ink Plus – 50,000 points after spending $5,000 in the first three months Ink Classic – 20,000 after spending $3,000 […]

Amazing Southwest Companion Pass Opportunity Open Again | 50,000 Southwest Bonus

Tweet One of the best domestic airlines for the frugal traveler is Southwest. They save us nearly a hundred dollars in baggage every time we fly. One of the best credit card reward benefits is the Southwest Companion Pass.  However, you can only pull off the companion pass maneuver when Souhwest is offering a 50,000 […]