How to Get Up To Five Free SWA Round-trips with 50,000 Southwest Points

Tweet With the current Southwest credit card promotion you can earn 50,000 points.  The beauty of the Southwest program is that if you can find dirt cheap fares, your miles can keep on giving you more and more free travel. Of course, it is always good to have a stock pile of miles with different […]

5 Steps to Getting Approval for a Chase Credit Card [Even if You Were Denied]

Tweet The big promotion is finally over. I’ve had had a few follow up emails with people worried that they didn’t or won’t get approved.  In this post, I’ll give you a few tips to help give you the best possible chance of approval in case you didn’t get approved. 5 Steps for Getting a […]

How to Get a Certificate of Birth Abroad

Tweet I am an American citizen and my husband, Craig, is Canadian.  This can sometimes complicate things when it comes to issues of immigration.  It seems like we ought to be experts by now when it comes to filling out legal forms, such as getting a passport for kids.  We’ve done more than our fair […]

How to Get a Passport for Kids

Tweet Applying for infant passports or a passport for kids is not uncommon with the number of families who travel now.  All passengers traveling by air internationally are required to carry their own passports – yes, even newborns and infants.  Kids may be little, but they need their own passport. All of our children have […]

How to Get Your Kids to Fall Asleep in a Hotel Room

Tweet When possible, our preference is to sleep in condos when we travel as a family.  But, sometimes we end up in one hotel room.  We don’t ever enjoy having to move around in stealth mode while we wait for the kids to fall asleep. Most recently, we had adjoining rooms in a hotel in […]