Good morning. I’m writing this post as I’m sitting at home with a sick toddler. Well, sick might be the wrong word – she’s getting over something from the weekend, woke up a..
I happened to see a post by Ed at Pizza In Motion about carry-on bags, and potential of having to gate check. I haven’t experienced this, but since I have a
The hype about first Friday for 3x the points is just a ploy to lure you into signing up for the Cash Sapphire Preferred using affiliate links. You never heard of Citi’s Thank..
We figured nothing would top the Sound of Music tour in Salzburg and we were mostly right. Still, we found ways to keep ourselves busy on Sunday morning before we left for..
Reason for Choosing
Note:We visited the Park Hyatt Tokyo in February, 2012.
We specifically did the Hyatt Diamond Challenge beforehand, with the express intention of staying at..
In case you have been living under a rock in the Maldives this past week you have probably heard of the biggest thing in the points world – a 70,000 point Chase Ink offer!..
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Some people aren’t aware that DOT Regulations mandate that airlines give you a 24 hour..
I am a proponent of the FIRE concept, Financial Independence, Retire Early. Though the first part of the statement is the key, and once you have achieved financial independence..
Yesterday I posted offering some ways to earn Alaska Miles, and I have to hand it to our readers – we got amazing feedback. So I thought I’d do a bit of a recap, and flesh out..
I found images of OneWorld like the below of American Airlines
What is that called? Tail paint? I’m not sure what the proper terminology for it so I can use some..
US Airways has been my preferred domestic airline for years, largely out of convenience. The bulk of my life has been spent between Philadelphia and Northern Virginia, which..
One thing I noticed during our trip to Alaska is the Alaskans’ pride in calling themselves the 49th state. So this sweet spot, one of the most-blogged-about, is for them and 50,..
Currently, there is a great Starbucks stars earning promotion. If you buy a breakfast sandwich you earn an extra star and 2 bonus stars if you buy a frappuccino for July 24 and..
I typically like fast moving inventory. This is reflected in the types of goods I usually sell, like tablets and electronics where I watch very closely what the Amazon sales..
In November, my wife and I flew Emirates First Class to the Seychelles. We had used Alaska miles for the flights, which ended up being quite the trip. We ultimately flew from..
Sorry for the light updates lately. I have had a busy couple weeks with work and a mini vacation. It makes me appreciate the people who pump out good content consistently...