The Best Way to Earn Points – An Oldie but a Goodie

People ask me all the time what the best way to earn miles/points is, and for me it's a very easy answer. I of course start with "credit cards" and point them to my Beginners Guide to show them the … [Read more...]

I Will Be Speaking at FTU Advanced in Dallas!

It's been a while since I've posted, mostly because I've been having some pretty massive technical difficulties with my blog that killed all my traffic. Still I have a sizable email and Twitter … [Read more...]

Citi AA Executive Card Retention Offer and Transfer of Credit

Amazing Deal!

About a year ago, many of us jumped on a credit card offer that allowed us to earn 100K American Airlines bonus miles by signing up for and meeting the minimum spend requirement. Some of us even … [Read more...]

TravelCon OC Updates!

Travel Summary

TravelCon OC is this Saturday 2/28/15 in Anaheim and we're hard at work to ensure everyone will have a great time! A few people have emailed me with questions and I wanted to take the time to clarify … [Read more...]

SPG’s Newest Partner is Uber – A New Way to Earn Valuable SPG Points

SPG Uber

  Updates to TravelCon OC, which is this Saturday 2/28/15, will be posted soon! Be sure to buy tickets now if you're interested. There will be an emphasis on manufactured spending … [Read more...]

TravelCon OC Schedule & Updates!

TravelCon OC is less than two weeks away! There are still some tickets for purchase and our schedule is pretty much set, and it's a good one. As a reminder, TravelCon OC is being held at the … [Read more...]

Get a $10 Amazon Credit Free With $100 Nordstrom Gift Card Purchase

Promo code was successful!

There's a nice opportunity to pick up some points and free money for those of you who like to shop at Nordstrom. Amazon is currently offering a promotion whereby you can earn a $10 Amazon promotional … [Read more...]

Nearly Free Private Jet Flights for Valentine’s Day!

Find one that says $0, and you're golden!

If you're a procrastinator and haven't made any plans for Valentine's day, this might be something worth looking in to! Jetsmarter is a company that provides private jet services throughout the US, … [Read more...]

Another Southwest Devaluation…Sort of…Probably…

Southwest Devaluation

Southwest Airlines isn't my favorite carrier, but I definitely think they have their uses. I've flown them many times, particularly on short flights from my home in Southern California to Northern … [Read more...]

Another Delta Devaluation = Mistake Fare Mileage Deals?

The famous Delta Mistake fare a little over a year ago. Image from ABC News.

I hate Delta's Skymiles program. I hate the way they conduct their business, as it's the farthest thing from loyalty that a loyalty program can be. It's the reason why I have zero Delta Skymiles and … [Read more...]