Tag: Week In Review

How to spend half a million Amex points

After becoming a Membership Rewards half-millionaire overnight thanks to buying a minivan, I took to daydreaming about just how much value could be squeezed...

Bucket list awards

With Greg on vacation in the Arizona desert, this week we talked about bucket list awards -- the places we want to go or...

AA Elite Status Without Flying: Let the Game Begin

American Airlines elite status will be easier than ever to earn in 2022....for those who play the game. Greg and Nick certainly intend to...

2021’s Deal of the Year

Was the deal of the year the chance to spend your cold hard cash buying miles on the cheap or the chance to be...

Our all-time favorite awards

If you recently enjoyed posts about our favorite redemptions, you'll want to stick around and still listen in to discussion about our all-time...

Preparing for the end (of the year)

Don't drop the ball before the ball drops: this week Greg laid out a list of things to do before the year comes to...

Aeroplan Encourages Gaming: Ready Player 1?

This week, Air Canada introduced a new credit card to the U.S. market and it's surprisingly interesting!  The card seems to be specifically designed...

Should we stop overlooking Spirit?

With cheap fares, a revamped elite program, more substantial snacks, and one of the most comfortable domestic premium cabin seats in the sky, Spirit...

Amex +4: Deal of the year?

If you have been sleeping on the Amex +4 referral promotion, it is time to wake up. The chance to earn at least 5x everywhere (and...

Our Favorite Capital One Sweet Spot Awards

This week, the Capital One Venture X card has gotten a lot of buzz and so on the Frequent Miler on the Air podcast,...

Capital One’s Venture X: Will it bury the Sapphire Reserve?

Has the cold-blooded assassin we've all been waiting for these past four years finally arrived to take out the Sapphire Reserve once and for...

Bonvoyage to Marriott Bonvoy

With the coming changes to Marriott Bonvoy in 2022, is now the time to say au revoir, adios, Bonvoyage, and time for us to...

Citi Doubles Your Choice

Citi this week launched its first hotel partner since losing Hilton several years ago. You can now transfer 1 Citi ThankYou point to 2...

Our favorite sweet spot awards: Awesomeness vs practicality

This game is exciting to me precisely because there are so many ways to play it and win. On this week's Frequent Miler on the Air,...

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