Greg The Frequent Miler

Greg is the owner, founder, and primary author of the Frequent Miler. He earns millions of points and miles each year, mostly without flying, and dedicates this blog to teaching others how to do the same.

PayPal Key virtual “master” card: Unlock the power of all of your cards

UPDATE 11/27/20: Earlier this week PayPal Key stopped working with the Plastiq bill pay service. When attempting to pay bills at Plastiq using PayPal Key, the system returns an error: "Sorry! Your card has...

Wentworth Mansion Charleston South Carolina (bookable via Hyatt SLH). Bottom line review.

Wentworth Mansion is an SLH property in Charleston South Carolina. The inn is charming, gorgeous, offers great service, and in my opinion is well deserving of its place on Travel & Leisure’s Top 15...

Awesome Amex Offer: Get +8 Points Per Dollar at Amazon

American Express is out with a new Amex Offer for an additional 8 Membership Rewards points per dollar at Amazon!  If you have any Amex cards that earn Membership Rewards points, I highly recommend...

My $575 phone call (complete in 20 minutes)

A few days ago, we published reports that people were receiving $150 to $250 retention offers for their Chase Sapphire Reserve and Chase Ritz cards.  The deal was simply to call Chase and ask...

Bending Amex’s Lifetime Rule

Following our recent Frequent Miler on the Air episode (The amazing 250K offer) and various posts about the latest and greatest Amex Platinum offers, a number of readers asked how Nick and I could...

Citi cards: 5% back for online shopping November 24-30

Just in time for Black Friday / Cyber Monday shopping, Citi is out with a nice cardholder offer: Earn 5% back for online shopping purchases made between November 24 and 30, 2020.  Registration is...
Singapore KrisFlyer Miles

15% Bonus: Bank Points to Singapore KrisFlyer (Ends 12/27/20)

Singapore Airlines is offering a 15% transfer bonus from bank points (e.g. Amex Membership Rewards, Capital One "miles", Chase Ultimate Rewards, Citi ThankYou Rewards). The Deal Earn 15% more KrisFlyer miles when you convert your bank...

Your Platinum card arrived. Here’s what to do next…

Thanks to the almost unbelievably good welcome bonuses available, I expect that a number of readers have recently picked up a new Platinum card.  If you're one of the few and proud new Platinum...

Citi devalues ThankYou points. Transfers to Shop Your Way lose 20% bonus.

For many years, whether you had a premium card or a fee-free card that earned Citi ThankYou Rewards points, you could transfer Citi ThankYou points to Shop Your Way at a rate of 1...
Amex Platinum for Less

Amex Platinum Complete Guide

Amex Platinum cards come loaded with high end perks: up to $500 per year in various credit reimbursements, access to multiple types of airport lounges, hotel and car elite status, and much more.  All...

My plan for maximizing the incredible Amex Platinum offer

Update:Since this post was written, additional great offers have surfaced. Please click here to see every option. Yesterday, news spread of an amazing but targeted Amex Platinum offer.  The offer is for 100K points after...

Greg’s Top Picks: Showstopping credit card offers! (Nov 2020)

We're seeing a deluge of fantastic credit card offers! The pickings are so good right now that I separated my top picks into two sections: showstopping credit card offers (now with the new Amex...

Air Canada Aeroplan: The all-new program is now live. Here’s what you need to...

Air Canada's new loyalty program is now live.  Not interested?  Think again.  Air Canada Aeroplan points can be used to fly any Star Alliance airline (United, Lufthansa, ANA, etc.) or non-alliance partners (Etihad is...

Aeroplan awards cheaper than expected when flying Air Canada

Air Canada's new Aeroplan frequent flyer program is now live (read about it here).  I logged in to see if award pricing met expectations and I was pleasantly surprised to find that awards booked...

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