Earning Points

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Alaska Airlines Is Offering 2X Miles For Flights On Any Of Their 10 Partner Airlines…

You may have noticed that flying economy is not nearly as rewarding as it used to be. That's because almost all airlines now calculate how many miles to give you based on the money you spent, rather than the miles flown, and if they don't, they only give you a small fraction of the actual miles you've flown. That hardly seems fair, especially as seats get smaller...(Continue Reading)...

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An OPEN LETTER To Your Friend Who Doesn’t Play The Points & Miles Game (But Should)…

I must begin our communications with an apology. I am sincerely sorry for all the nights you've spent with your friends, hearing them ramble on aimlessly about their vacations, maximizing their points on dining, travel purchases, which credit cards are the best and all that nerdy stuff. It's hardly riveting conversation, and it was never my intention for you to endure such boring mindless interaction with your favorite people...(Continue Reading)...

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How To Fly EMIRATES A380 Business Class Between US & Europe (And Vice Versa) for 65,000 Miles…

Perhaps, frustratingly to many, most of the great ways to use points aren't very obvious. I mean, who would think of using American Airlines miles to fly Etihad, or Hotel points transferred into a Japanese Airline, for flights in Emirates. They don't make it easy, but there are some brilliant values left out there. Flying round trip business class from the US to Europe or vice versa in Emirates business class works for me...(Continue Reading).

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Grab 100,000 American Airline Miles In 120 Seconds With Two Amazing Card Offers…

American Airlines has some seriously valuable miles, especially if you're the sort of person who likes flying business class and not paying for it. Every once in a while, the stars align where credit card bonus offers get bumped up, and that creates a perfect storm for securing 100,000 miles effortlessly. When you're sipping champagne on American, Qatar, Cathay, Japan Airlines or another top airline, you'll be glad you did...(Continue Reading)...

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20% Off JetBlue Using MILES, 5,000 Airline Miles PER HERTZ Rental, Upcoming Travel…

You're here because you want to cleverly stack up an army of miles, you want to save miles when it's time to use them, and you're utterly fascinated with my upcoming travel plans. Ok, perhaps only one of those things are true, maybe two. There are some amazing "act" fast opportunities to maximize your travel, so we'll cut to the chase...(Continue Reading)...

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The CLEVER Ways People Earn Millions Of Credit Card POINTS Without (Really) Spending…

The more you spend, the more points you get right? Obviously that's easier for some than it is for others. But... what if you could spend at a level that's 10,20, maybe even 50x your income, earning points for every purchase and then somehow manage to convert all the spending back into cash, like it never happened? You'd be a points millionaire, without needing to be a cash millionaire...(Continue Reading)...

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The BEST U.S. Credit Card For Airline + Hotel TRAVEL Spending (Hint, 5X Points)…

People always want the single "best" credit card out there. The "what's the one card I should get?" question, but for the travel obsessed, the ones who rack up points effortlessly, it's more about "what's the one card I should get for this type of purchase?". Maximizing points earning is about finding the cards which reward your spending at the highest rates and when it comes to airfare there's only one card for the job...(Continue Reading)...

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The ONE Airline LOYALTY Program “Travel Hackers” Are Flocking To (And WHY)…

Fewer miles, less money and more luxury? That's a winning combo. It's hard to keep up with loyalty programs these days, constant changes and such, but one thing remains true: certain programs are far more generous than others. There's one frequent flyer program that's been "flying" under the radar and there are a few reasons it may just blow your mind...(Continue Reading)...

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