Miles and Points, SEO

1) Stay 3 nights at Best Western, get a free hotel stay certificate. For more details, read and register HERE (h/t Miles, Points and Martinis) 2) An update: The application page is currently down. There is an offer for an Amex Business Gold Rewards card for 50,000 Membership Rewards points if you apply before June 2nd.…

Are There Any Gems on the PointBreaks List?

An update: It looks like my two featured hotels in California and Florida are  completely sold out as of this afternoon. I suggest, you don’t wait if you see other places that interest you. You can always cancel without penalty if things don’t work out. The short answer is No. The long answer: It depends…

Points and Deals Update

1) IHG PointBreaks list should go live some time today. The hotels  cost 5,000 points per night and will be bookable through July 31st. I’ll have a post on it tomorrow. If you see something you like, check Daily Getaways for IHG points packages from Monday. They may still be available. You can find the…

These Are Just Few of My Favorite Miles

When it comes to airline miles, it’s best to narrow it down to just a few programs. Before you start signing up for credit card bonuses, it’s critical to ask what your goals are. Do you only travel with your family of 4 ( or more) and are looking to fly during holidays or peak periods?…

Miles and Points, Exclusive Club

1) An increased offer for Chase Ink and Bold will officially end on June 1st. Both pay me commission. 2) You are now limited to only 2 IHG PointBreaks bookings per hotel. Not really a huge deal for most families with limited vacation days, but something to be aware of. I would rather they put…

When in Doubt, Use Your Hotel Points

The best part about reserving hotel with points is that you can usually cancel  without penalty the day before the stay. That’s a huge plus for a family, where there is always  potential for something to go wrong. I usually make a reservation up to a year in advance, like the one I  got for our…

Points and Deals Update

1) The Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall (for families) and the Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall (adults only) in Montego Bay, Jamaica are accepting reservations for stays after November 1, 2014. These resorts are all-inclusive, and Hyatt Ziva should let you bring 2 kids at no extra charge, when using Hyatt certificates from Chase Hyatt Visa bonus. (h/t…