How to Get More Miles Per Credit Card Application

Playing the mileage game can be fun, but much like a war, a good strategy can differentiate between a loss, win, and a beating!  Carefully planning your credit card applications is crucial to winning the overall war.  Credit card companies … Continue reading

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Flights to Hawaii for a Quarter of the Cost

I admit…. I’m guilty and I’m here to eat crow. For the more than three years we’ve been running this blog, I’ve had only one frustration – that far too many people believe that travel should consist of going to … Continue reading

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Why I pay credit card annual fees with a smile….sometimes

Back in February I was faced with a series of decisions.  Five credit cards were sitting in my wallet and every single one of them was due for an annual fee.  This was the big app-o-rama that I did last … Continue reading

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Amazing opportunity with US Airways’ and British Airways’ alliance

I’ve got some great news for anyone who lives close to a city that is serviced by US Airways.    Yesterday was the first official day that US Airways joined with the OneWorld Alliance.  This means that you can now … Continue reading

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Top Ten Travel TED Talks

I hope you have already discovered the exciting world of TED Talks, but if you haven’t, then in addition to having introduced you to a world of almost-free travel which you can simply unlock by sensibly using your everyday spending … Continue reading

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Get the New Hawaiian Airlines World Elite Mastercard and go to Hawaii for $100

Not too long ago we got notice about a new travel rewards card - The Hawaiian Airlines® World Elite MasterCard® from Barclaycard.  At first I didn’t pay much attention because I’m not close to an airport that’s served by Hawaiian Airlines, … Continue reading

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My Top 10 Places I Want to Go……Really Soon

Very rarely do I put together a top 10 list of places that I want to go.  I want to go everywhere, so I’m just taking the places as they come.  I figured it would be good for me to … Continue reading

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