This article is for my non-travel addict friends who see my pictures on social media and think I either won the lottery and/or quit my job. In fact, I haven't accomplished either. While it might seem mysterious how I manage to travel "so much", I want to give you the secret sauce in this post. There are basically 3 components to my travel: Earning, Burning, and … [Read more...] about Dear Friends: No, I Haven’t Won Lottery. Yes, I Still Work Full Time
A few months ago, I got several emails from Citi with the title "Notice of account closure". They were closing several of my no-fee cards for inactivity. There was no warning or opportunity to generate activity and prevent closure. They already closed the cards. All data points from the community indicate no possibility of reopening (but "you're welcome … [Read more...] about PSA – Use Your Old Citi Cards, Avoid Involuntary Closure (Resets Bonus Eligibility)
One Mile at a Time writes that AA will start flying seasonally between Dallas (DFW) and Keflavik (KEF) in summer 2018. I'm excited for 3 reasons: It's a fully flat bed in business class. You can redeem AA miles for it. It's a long flight. Before I start my explanation, I need to point out that WOW Air offers some cheap fares to Iceland, in addition to … [Read more...] about AA Flies to Iceland – Best Use of Miles for Business Class
You have a full time job with limited vacation days. Time is of the essence - but so is enjoying your trip. Cramming a bunch of activities in a short time is great - if you enjoy that. The key is to maximize your free time - in a way that fits your travel style. If you've been doing this for a while, chances are you have your own way … [Read more...] about Maximizing Limited Vacation Days for Travel – My Dos and Don’ts
Update - Several readers report being denied for the card. I double checked my credit report and can confirm I had 4-5 inquiries on Experian from the prior 6 months, when I applied and got approved for this card (about a year ago; they did call to confirm identity). YMMV. Note, I say 4-5 because I applied for multiple cards on the same day and can't remember … [Read more...] about Get 5+ Expensive Nights from One Obscure Hotel Card Signup
Hi! I'm italdesign from Saverocity forums (great community). I decided there weren't enough points & travel blogs, so I am starting my own blog. Actually, here's what happened. Recently, around the same time, I was asked by multiple people why I wasn’t blogging yet. I took that as a sign that I should at least consider. I love talking about … [Read more...] about Welcome to Points Adventure!