Travelocity American Express Review and Introduction

Tweet Of course, I tend to focus on cards that have big sign up bonuses. Typically, I believe the bigger the bonus, the better! However, there are a few cards that might get lost in the shuffle because they don’t have the most outstanding sign up bonuses, but they offer some pretty decent ongoing returns. […]

Alaska Airlines Visa Signature Card – Possible 40,000 Bonus Miles

Tweet I’ve wanted to introduce the Alaska Airlines Visa Signature card for some time, and a possible bonus of 40,000 miles provided the necessary incentive. There’s an Alaska Airlines Visa application page that states that you can get 40,000 bonus miles with a credit card sign up.  The typical sign up bonus is 25,000 miles.  […]

Chase Southwest Visa Plus Card Review and Introduction

Tweet Early in 2011 Chase made some dramatic changes to the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards® Plus Credit Card.  This, of course, was in response to some dramatic changes with the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Program. Southwest Airline Rapid Rewards Quick Intro Southwest now uses a points based award system.  The number of points you earn […]

American Express Membership Rewards Review and Value Analysis

Tweet As we analyze and review the American Express Membership Rewards (MR) program, we’ll be continuing our series where we’re on the hunt to find the most valuable travel related credit card rewards program. To date, here are the other credit card rewards programs that I’ve reviewed: Capital One Venture Rewards – 3/4 out of […]

Thank You Rewards Network Review and Introduction for Travelers

Tweet Since 2006, my wife and I have been part of the Thank You Rewards Network.  We’re now in the process of searching out a more valuable program. How Do You Earn Points? There are four ways to earn points through the Thank You Rewards program. #1. Thank You Rewards Credit Cards by Citi.com Like […]

Travel Hacking Cartel Review and Introduction

Tweet Updated Feb 9th, 2011.  After trying the Travel Hacking Cartel I’ve decided not to keep my membership.  Instead, I teach you how to make your own Travel Hacking Cartel free. I woke up at 2 a.m. (local time here) just so I could sign up for the Travel Hacking Cartel. Seriously. I’m serious about free […]

Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card® from American Express Review | Why this Card Has Home in My Wallet

Tweet I’ve used, owned, and signed up for a lot of credit cards in my life.  I’ve never had a late payment on a credit card, and I’ve never paid any financing fees.  So why such a long history with credit cards?  Quite simply, credit cards are the best way to bulk up any rewards […]