Final Day! Buy US Airways Miles Cheap

Tweet This will be a quick post … US Airways is currently running a 100% share bonus (through Dec 6th, 2013). This is the best price you’ll see on purchasing US Airways miles. Essentially, you can ‘buy’ miles for as low as 1.135 cents each. Remember, US Airways miles will likely become American Airlines miles […]

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 […]

Southwest 50,000 point Sign Up Bonus is Back

Tweet is currently advertising (once again) for their 50,000 point sign up bonus.  This happens about once every 3 months or so. For 80% of people (yes, that’s a stat I just made up) who wish to fly domestically, there isn’t a better bonus than the 50,000 Southwest points.  If you’re able to get a […]

Daily Getaways: June 17 – 21

Tweet Sorry that I didn’t get this posted on the 17th.  The post was all set to publish yesterday, but I was having trouble getting online.  Hopefully you’ll get this in time to act on promotions starting on the 18th. Every weekday until July 12th, if you are a traveller you should be checking out […]

Yes, You Can Reach Any Minimum Spend

Tweet In the last few weeks I’ve had several folks say they can’t get a certain credit card because they can’t reach the minimum spend.  Far be it from me to make an edict of what you can and cannot afford. However, in this current Bluebird and gift card climate, I think all of us […]

How to Transfer American Express Membership Rewards to an Airline

Tweet Yesterday I notified you about the 35% British Airways Avios transfer bonus with Membership Rewards.  If you’ve never transferred points before, this guide will help teach you how to transfer American Express Membership Rewards to an airline.  The process is pretty simple, and I bet you could stumble your way through it, but I want to […]

Best Mileage Values to Get from US Mainland to Hawaii

Tweet There’s obviously something magical about Hawaii because that’s where so many of my readers want to go. Getting enough miles to get to Hawaii is one thing, but finding the best mileage value is the fun part of the challenge. Best Option: One Way Add-On to an International Trip I’ve previously written about this […]