Lightning strikes twice! I got interviewed again!

No, not by Million Mile Secrets blog. Though, I’ve heard, he is starting another round of interviews. So I’m sure, I’ll be getting an email any day now. Daraius, the answer is YES. I would be thrilled to steal more readers from you! Anyway, this time I got a request from Torsten from Mighty Travels…

Meeting Minimum Spending Requirements for an Average Joe

Ok, this  has nothing to do with intelligence level!  I’ve mentioned before that I don’t do any manufactured spending. A lot of people engage in this type of activity in order to be able to collect  several sign-up bonuses at once. Personally, I don’t recommend it for a regular family where both spouses have full-time jobs…

Miles and points,time machine, Athens

Last week  had shown me once again, that you absolutely have to have thick skin and learn to compartmentalize if you want to be a blogger. The truth is, not everyone will love or even like your blog and that’s OK. And some will downright hate it and that’s OK too. We all have  unique tastes…

Hawaii travel challenge for a family of five

One of my readers had requested, that I cover different ways to get to Hawaii for a family of 5. My last post  focused on  Chase BA Visa and its 100000 miles offer. But that particular sign-up bonus requires 20000 dollars in spending and if you don’t buy any prepaid money products like Vanilla Reloads,…

Best Avios Bargains for Family

Update: Routes that used to cost 4,500 Avios and that happen to originate or end in USA, now cost 7,500 Avios. You can still get 4,500 Avios pricing on most international routes. Take a look at a distance chart in BA program. We will focus on Blue Class, which is economy. Though  some of the…

Not the Best, But OK Credit Card Deals

Just as the name suggests, this is not the list of the best sign-up bonuses. CLICK HERE  for that.  Some of the bonus info may not be current by the time you find it, though I will try to keep it up-to-date. As always, this list is my opinion only.   Amtrak Guest Rewards World…