Free Trips and Tricks

A “brief” guide to Zemi Beach House and Anguilla

At the end of March, my wife and I were able to spend six nights on Anguilla at Zemi Beach House. Anguilla had been on my radar for several years due to the combination...

American Airlines Loyalty Points: Winning by Wine-ing

"It's because of American Airlines.  They have a promotion for Loyalty Points." The UPS driver stood there looking at me.  Well, looking at me and at the five boxes of wine on my front porch...
credit card point earning

A guide to credit card point earning. Should you focus on a single program?

I earn millions of points and miles each year through credit card signup bonuses and .  My general approach is to go for the low hanging fruit.  I'll snag those 50,000 to 100,000 point...

Getting to Know Citi ThankYou

Detailed Citi ThankYou overview including how to earn points, getting the best value out of redemptions and how to combine and share your points with others.

Newsletter Alternatives

How to subscribe and keep up with the many part of Frequent Miler including: the blog, Quick Deals, Portal Alerts and more.

Earn Points Everywhere with Visa/Mastercard Gift Cards

Everyone interested in earning credit card rewards has run into this problem: they have large bills (rent, mortgage, daycare, etc.) that can’t be paid by credit card.  This can be frustrating since it would...

Applying for Credit Cards – American Express

Looking at the various rules and strategies for Churning American Express personal and business credit cards.

Applying for Credit Cards – Citibank

Best practices for Citi credit card churning including how often you can apply for new cards and why you need to wait at least 18 months to get a bonus again.

Applying for Credit Cards – Chase

Best practices for Chase credit card churning including how long to wait between bonuses and how Chase is now making it tougher to get approved for some people.

Save Money Everywhere

How to save money on travel and almost all other purchases by utilizing discounted gift cards and shopping portals.

Free One Way Awards

Utilizing airline loyalty program rules to tack on free one way awards to certain tickets.

Get the most from your miles

Various strategies for maximizing airline miles including working within the routing rules, finding open award seats and utilizing airline alliances and partnerships.

Southwest Airlines Overview: Earning, Redeeming & The Companion Pass

A full Southwest Airlines overview including how to earn and redeem points and why the Companion Pass is one of the best deals in travel!

Hilton HHonors Overview, Elite Status & Earning Points

A complete Hilton HHonors overview including: elite status, earning points and redeeming for award nights.

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