As I’ve written about before, creating a lucrative credit card earning structure is paramount to accruing enough points to book meaningful awards. Sticking with a 2% cash back card won’t yield amazing returns that can transform your award travel, so … [Continue reading] about The Reward Credit Card Combo I Use Most
If you take a look at the recent statistics on credit card points, they are quite startling. For example, this Bankrate article claims that “While 58 percent of Americans say using a card to earn travel rewards is smart, just 15 percent say they … [Continue reading] about Don’t Just Earn Points, Use Them
Award enthusiasts love debating between American Express and Chase, the kings of transferable point currencies. Both programs have a lot going for them, namely a great set of partners, and a large portfolio of credit cards to help increase points … [Continue reading] about My Take: American Express vs Chase
To be blunt, hotel loyalty programs are getting hammered. Devaluations are coming left and right for all of the major hotel chains. The Marriott Bonvoy program is live, full of hotels going up in points. For example, a top tier property will move … [Continue reading] about Should You Accrue Hotel Points and Elite Status?
I knew this moment would come, but I didn’t think it would come so fast. I have been hitting the banks HARD. Very hard. As in, I’ve been approved for 27 credit cards in 22 months. I’m sure many of you have a more impressive portfolio, but this is a … [Continue reading] about I’m Shut Out, What To Do