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Tag: Week In Review

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Wringing value from Delta SkyMiles

If you are flush with Delta SkyMiles, don't flush them on redemptions requiring hundreds of thousands of miles each way! Instead, listen to this...
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The new American Airlines Executive card. Is it worth the new fee?

The cost of doing business has gone up. Is it still worth paying for the ultra-premium American Airlines Executive card with its major changes?...
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Partner up to maximize rewards

The quickest way to earn rewards in this game is through new card welcome bonuses. Playing in two-player mode -- where you and a...
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How to find impossible hotel awards

The most desirable hotel awards are nearly impossible to find....unless you have the tools you need to find them. On this week's Frequent Miler...
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Are first class awards worth the extra miles?

On this week's podcast, Nick and I discuss the huge advantage of flying business class over economy or premium economy (and how airline miles...
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Easy Marriott Elite Status

Marriott Platinum status can be yours with as few as 10 nights spend in Marriott hotels this year. This week, we discuss how to...
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Best and Worst of Party of 5 (A judge-eye view)

Our Party of 5 trip has officially ended, with each of us touching down at home within the past ~48 hours after a rapid...
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Four Seasons vs Grand Hyatt Macau

This week the team has been jetting around the world on our Party of 5 challenge, with Team TYO taking us to the Philippines,...
Episode 205 Conquer the Impossible. The Challenge is on!

Conquer the impossible: The challenge is on!

If you've ever thought that award travel with a family of four or five people just can't be done, this week we are conquering...
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How would we spend 1 million dollars?

If you suddenly had to spend a million dollars, what would be your rewards earning strategy to get the most bang for your big...
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The sky has fallen on United MileagePlus. Now what?

United has implemented the ugly side of having no award chart by increasing prices substantially this week (before walking it back a little bit)....
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Citi’s quintessential credit card quartet

Does Citi have the ultimate credit card combination for an everyday spender? This week on Frequent Miler on the Air, we tune in to...
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How to get insane value from your Amex points

I have often said that Amex Membership Rewards points are my favorite award currency because of the strength of those points for flight awards....
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Bilt IS all that

Bilt made a big splash when it launched a couple of years ago and it hasn't yet seem content to rest with the satisfaction...

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