Top Travel Cards to Earn Points and Miles

The following cards are ones that I believe provide the best value in terms of “bang for your buck.”  In other words, the sign-up bonuses are large, the benefits are many, and/or the time is right (it’s a limited time offer).  Don’t forget to check this post for ideas on […]

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Not sure what to do first? Read this.

I love sharing this hobby of mine with friends and family, and hearing about their successes with free travel using points and miles! Often, however, friends will comment that it seems challenging to get started.  Folks feel overwhelmed and a little intimidated by all of the information out there, and […]

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How to Earn Points and Miles without Applying for a Credit Card

In the world of Points and Miles, opportunities to earn points are plentiful and frequent. You just have to know where to look.  It is my goal to keep you updated on the latest “breaking news” about ways to earn valuable  Points and Miles, simply by doing what you already […]

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How to earn 100,000 American Airlines miles in just 2 clicks

UPDATE: sadly, this deal is dead.   If flying to your destination is part of your travel plan, then this post might make your day. The sign up bonus offer for both the American Airlines Personal AAdvantage AMEX and Visa cards is 50,000 miles per card or 100,000 miles for […]

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The thrill of the Chase

Hands down, Chase consistently has the most lucrative credit card bonus offers on the market.  They’ve got sign-up bonuses for cards that earn huge amounts of airline miles, cards that earn free nights at premium hotels, and cards that earn points that can be redeemed for gift cards or cash. […]

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The Disney Visa Card – Great if You’re a Very Disney Family

When I first learned about the Disney Visa card several years ago, I was super excited.  A credit card that earned Disney Rewards?  Sign me up! However, as I learned more about how to earn points and miles, and especially about the value of points earned on bank credit cards, […]

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What is your travel goal?

If you are like most folks, you can easily complete this sentence: “We would love to go to _________ (fill in the blank) someday, but we can’t afford it right now.” It is my goal to change that for you! When I talk to people about this amazing hobby of […]

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