I Took My First Flight Since The Pandemic Began…How Did It Go?

I Took My First Flight Since The Pandemic Began…How Did It Go?

I hadn’t flown since March of this year, which is absolutely the longest time I’ve been grounded since I began using points and miles to travel the world. Of course, safety comes first. Without a clear plan from airlines to …

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Why the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card Makes a Great Starter Card

Why the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card Makes a Great Starter Card

The Chase Sapphire Preferred Credit Card is one of the best bang-for-your-buck credit cards on the market today. I’d recommend it for anyone looking to break into the points and miles game who still wants to get decent cash back return …

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How to Get To Disney World for Almost Free

How to Get To Disney World for Almost Free

I’ve put together a blueprint for a family of four go to Walt Disney World for about $1, including airfare, 5 nights at a hotel on Disney property and 4 days in the parks. And this should take less time to put together than the average Disney-bound family needs to save for their trip.

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8 Reasons To Get an American Express Platinum Card

8 Reasons To Get an American Express Platinum Card

The American Express Platinum Card is the grand old dame of charge cards, chock full of prestige and benefits but weighed down by the hefty $450 annual fee. Savvy consumers can take away much more than that from its benefits. See how…

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This Is The Best Way To Use IHG Rewards Points

This Is The Best Way To Use IHG Rewards Points

IHG is one of the largest hotel chains out there, with over 4,600 hotels worldwide. Its brands span from budget, like Candlewood Suites and Holiday Inn Express, to luxury like InterContinental. So, with a new offer out for the IHG …

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Citi Premier Credit Card Review

Citi Premier Credit Card Review

There are five main credit cards that earn Citi ThankYou Rewards points, and each have their advantages and disadvantages. The Citi Premier Credit Card is one of them, and sits in a mid-tier position for both benefits and cost. Let’s dig …

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What Is It Like to Visit Zion National Park Right Now?

What Is It Like to Visit Zion National Park Right Now?

This past weekend, my wife and a few friends of ours decided to get out of the house and travel to some of Utah’s national parks to enjoy a long weekend. We’ve been itching to travel since the pandemic began, …

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How To Earn United MileagePlus Status and Upgrades

How To Earn United MileagePlus Status and Upgrades

United’s MileagePlus program has undergone some changes, to say the least, over the past few years. We’ve seen the elimination of award charts, award-routing loopholes, the introduction of dynamic award pricing, and now, a complete revamp on how one earns …

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The Complete Guide to the United MileagePlus Program

The Complete Guide to the United MileagePlus Program

United MileagePlus miles are some of the most valuable in the travel world.  Not only is United a carrier with a large, global route map, it has some great partners in Star Alliance to fill in its service gaps. Unfortunately, …

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Amex Membership Rewards Points are Valuable-Here’s How to Use Them

Amex Membership Rewards Points are Valuable-Here’s How to Use Them

American Express was an innovator in the credit card space. They were the first to come out with a premium credit card geared for travelers, and is still is one of the best credit cards on the market. Amex cards …

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