I haven’t flown Lufthansa as much as some people, but, I have flown it a bit. Lufthansa holds a special place in my heart, as it was my first award flight
This is a review of “The $100 Startup,” by Chris Guillebeau. For a previous book review, see “Pound Foolish” is a pretty good book.Chris Guillebeau has a lot of interesting
GiftCardWiki Is Awesome Because…
If you go to GiftCardWiki’s Market section, you will see an aggregated amount of data for all of the exchanges, and then some that I have never h..
Almost all of my posts have a disclaimer about all prices being from North America or the US. For example, my Cheapest Miles To… series is a chart of mileage prices to a region f..
What? Another contest – well it’s actually an enhanced re-do…
BigHabitat Botches Jet.com Contest
Well, the contest drawing for the 5 free Jet.com early access passes from yester..
I don’t normally post these “deals” anymore but I wanted to reflect on something related. However I also wanted to avoid a clickbait-y title so I didn’t know what else to
Ok, folks this was a quick late-night giveaway where you only had 45 minutes to enter by posting a comment. Why the short time? I wanted to reward loyal blog
I find that the study of one’s emotions can create interesting opportunities for enlightenment. This past week I noticed something odd about mine, and have been trying to see what
Free-Quent Flyer made a great post about Amazon Allowance with excellent uses and I wanted to take it a step further. He is suggesting using Amazon Allowance to hit the minimum
Ok, folks, this one is quite simple. I just got an email from Jet.com announcing that they are giving me 5 free 6-month memberships to Jet.com with early access. While
A little context here. 1) We publish all of our expenses publicly and the wife does short monthly expense summaries. This is my expanded version that will include expenses, the
I refer to Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) a lot, because it is my number one outlet for reselling in the pursuit of points. Chatting with a friend, I realized that
Since my American Express “old” Blue Cash card was closed late last year, I’ve carried just two American Express-issued credit cards: my trusty Hilton HHonors Surpass, and my ill..
I was targeted for a Bank of America BankAmeriDeal for Office Depot last month and I have been thinking “how can I maximize this deal”? The $15 max that you
If you’re a regular listener to the Saverocity Observation Deck podcast (if not, check it out!), you probably know that I’ve been pretty busy preparing for some major life changes.
Two weeks in a row! This podcast/video thing is a real thing now. My goal is to have interesting conversations with experts on travel and miles and points and let
Ok, it’s a bit of a crazy day today, a fair number of things to consider. Here’s my laundry list of things that I will be doing to drum up
I’m always happy to see 2% or better cashback portal payouts, especially when it means I can place smaller orders from each portal rather than relying on just one portal.
Today’s post is about an issue that I’ve found causes the occasional misunderstanding in the travel hacking community.Some banks are (rightly) suspicious of large money order dep..
Taking a page from Free-quent Flyer with his “Do This Now” series, if you don’t have a US Bank Checking account you should open one now. I mentioned in the past
On Tuesday, June 30th, Southwest is opening their schedule for bookings through March 8, 2016. This extension (from the current schedule bookable through January 4) adds a couple..
Miracle Cure, this time for jet lag and general crankiness.
Jet lag. Bad night’s sleep. Homesickness. Sudden rainstorm. Sibling fight. Too many Temple-itis.
Every little skirmis..
I write this short post as my wonderfully patient wife and I are enjoying evening drinks at the Grand Hyatt Bali’s Grand Club. We happened to be discussing how much