Miles and points, opinions, Rome

1)The sky is falling, folks! Not really. Delta will introduce a revenue-based frequent flyer program in 2015. Read more on the changes HERE This was long expected and I will do a post on it Monday to give my take on the whole thing. I actually wrote it Wednesday morning but wanted to get more…

Your Miles or Your Life?

I have mentioned several times in my posts  how important it is to be aware of the hassle factor when it comes to earning miles and points.This hobby is changing in ways I never thought it would, some good, some a bit over the top. Did you know that the most popular forum on Flyertalk…

Points and deals update, foot in mouth

1) Via The points guy, get 30 percent off on IHG properties on certain dates. Could be of interest if you are working on IHG Big Win. Read more HERE 2) I mentioned in my “Rio challenge” post that Alaska Airlines Visa Signature comes with 25000 miles bonus. Turns out, there is an offer for 30000…

What if Sallie Mae married Amex BCP?

I put the best 2-card combos for an average family  according to their needs in this post. I also mentioned that there are many other combinations. However, there is one pairing that IMO merits its own post and one I haven’t covered. It’s Amex Blue Cash Preferred and Sallie Mae Barclaycard. I haven’t focused on…

Miles and points, BelarusPoints, London

1) You can get $5 credit for writing a Trip Advisor review by March 31st, after synching your Amex card HERE  H/T to Million Mile secrets blog. 2) Via Fatwallet, you can save 30 percent on CVS order with the code 30DEAL, expires February 22nd. Make sure to go through a shopping portal first. 3) Just…

Points and deals update

1) Just a reminder about the increased bonus on US Bank Flexperks card tied to the Olympic medal count. Does not pay commission, and you can read about it in my bonus page. 2) Saw this mentioned on Flyertalk. New app that tracks your credit card applications. I don’t know much about it, but it…