Podcast: When points wag the dog | Coffee Break Ep11 | 5-21-24


Sometimes points and miles wag the points-collector dog… which is to say, sometimes the hobby changes your travel behavior. In episode 11 of Coffee Break, we’ll talk about how.

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(01:40) – Rent day date nights (Greg)

(03:32) – Going to baseball games / event tickets (Nick)

(06:54) – Helicopter into NY (Greg)

(09:15) – Vacationing where the award space is (Nick)

(13:37) – “Forced” to travel due to expiring free nights (Greg)

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Music Credit – Beach Walk by Unicorn Heads

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I had Singapore points expiring. I gave a team member SFO to SIN in J and SIN to CDG in F. How fun is that?

Greg The Frequent Miler

Great idea