Success: Takeaways from booking a “free” child business class seat

I recently stacked a great deal on a business class itinerary booked through Amex Travel (using the Pay With Points rebate from the Business Platinum card) with the chance to get a (mostly) free...
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Best Western Promo: Earn 2,000 Bonus Points On Award Stays (Feb 7-Sep 4)

Back in February, Best Western launched a promotion that offered 2,000 bonus points for every award stay that you booked. That promotion was due to end on May 8, but they've extended it for...
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Radisson Rewards Award Sale: Save 15% On Stays Through 12/31/22 (Book By 5/31/22)

Radisson Rewards has launched an award sale that's giving a 15% discount when redeeming points. This is only valid on international stays - i.e. their non-Americas properties - through the end of the year,...
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Delta Award Sale: 60k RT To Australia In Economy

Delta is running a great award sale to Australia, although there's a catch - the low pricing and wide open award availability is for economy class. The Deal Book economy tickets to Australia from 60,000...
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Save Big With Lyft Rentals: Low Rates + 20% Citi Offer + 9x SimplyMiles...

About 2.5 years ago Lyft launched Lyft Rentals - the ability to rent a car via Lyft rather than using their more commonly known rideshare feature. They appear to be having a bit of a...
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Graduate Hotels: Book Select Rooms For Only $30 (Starts 12pm ET 5/25/22)

Graduate Hotels is running a 30 hour sale starting tomorrow at 12pm ET which is offering select rooms for only $30 per night. Considering how nice some of their properties look, I'm eying up...
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Why your credit card travel portal might be a poor way to book travel

We often extol the value of transferable currency points like Amex Membership Rewards points, Bilt Rewards points, Brex points, Capital One miles, Chase Ultimate Rewards points or Citi ThankYou points. While we most often...

Marriott Bonvoy to Air Canada Aeroplan: 20% transfer bonus (up to 2:1)

In the aftermath of Marriott's change to dynamic pricing, we've heard a lot of complaints about the increase in price of the aspirational properties that many members earn points for. While we're pretty confident...

Palacio de Santa Paula Granada, Autograph Collection: Bottom Line Review

My wife and I are in the middle of a short trip to Andalucia, in Southern Spain (since Carrie and Greg are in Europe as well, I guess that means FM is now a...

Awesome Capital One MLB seats: A quick review from Yankee Stadium

We wrote a couple of months ago about the fact that Capital One is selling fantastic (exclusive) seats for Major League Baseball games for 5,000 miles per seat. While they also sell tickets at poor...

45% off all fees on Simon Visa Gift Cards online w/ promo code MAY22FLASH45

Save 45% off all fees when ordering Visa and Mastercard Simon gift cards online. Use promo code MAY22FLASH45 when ordering at simon.com/volume. Note that many have experienced difficulty in liquidation in the last year or two,...

IHG One Rewards Complete Guide

IHG One Rewards is the loyalty program of the Intercontinental Hotels Group. This program encompasses brands from long-term-stay value-options like Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites to mid-tier properties like Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza...

Hyatt Brand Explorer: Now live with 26 brands, earn up to 5 free nights

Hyatt's Category 1-4 free night certificates can be earned in several ways, most commonly as an anniversary perk of the Chase World of Hyatt Card, as a 30-night Milestone perk or by spending $15,000/year...

Are Greg and Nick reasonable or are they reward value heretics?

Is there anything more Frequent Miler than Reasonable Redemption Values? Since FM started doing them in 2014, RRV's have been like a warm comforter, securing us in the knowledge that our points and miles...

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