Do you have trouble saving money? Do you place all purchases on your credit card to “rack up those points” but also feel like your check enters the bank and immediately departs the bank? If so, we may need to talk about the elephant in the room called “credit card creep.”
5 Caribbean Islands That You Can Travel To Today
2020 has been a rough year for everyone. However, when a large percentage of your economy (sometimes upwards of 70% of GDP) is based on tourism, it can be even more devastating. Add…
I’m Signing Off…
Over the last few months, I’ve seen a community that looks like me devastated and ravaged by a virus at a significantly higher rate than other communities. Over the last few years I’ve seen a community that looks like me devastated and ravaged by police brutality.
Emirates Airline President: The Airbus A380 And Boeing 747 Are “Over”
It’s no secret that airlines around the globe have been facing extreme liquidity challenges after COVID19 forced countries to close borders and obliterated air travel demand. Airlines have been doing everything they possibly can to decrease costs and preserve cash. One popular method has been…
World Of Hyatt Free Night Award Extended (Through 31 December 2021)
Earlier this month, World of Hyatt announced that free night awards would be extended through 31 December 2021. Well, this morning Hyatt came through on their promise and processed the free night awards….
Paradise or Worst Trip Ever? South African Couple Trapped At 5-Star Resort In Maldives
I don’t often write about people, I write about travel (particularly airlines) and points because that’s what I know. But given the gloomy situation, I think it would be fun to switch it up and cover something besides X airline flying a widebody plane with 9 passengers on board.
Now Live: Register Today For Chase Freedom Q2 2020 Bonus
The Chase Freedom Card is one of my favorite no annual fee credit cards, as it offers 5x points in rotating quarterly categories, for up to $1,500 of spending per quarter. Most people use this as a cashback card, meaning the 5x points really translates into 5% cashback in these categories. However…
Heads Up: Chase Sapphire Reserve Offering $100 Annual Fee Credit
In January 2020, Chase decided to raise the annual fee for the Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) credit card, not to be confused with the Chase Sapphire Preferred (CSP) credit card.
SXSW Festival Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns
I love airplanes but in a close second place is my love of music. I enjoy all types of music and often associate aviation experiences with a music track that happened to be playing during that moment. If planes did not exist, this blog would (probably) be a…
Uber’s New Technology: Do Snitches Still Get Stiches?
Yesterday, Uber rolled out a new safety feature that is necessary but I trust will raise some eyebrows, and be controversial (particularly among drivers). If you’ve ever taken an Uber with any frequency, you’ve probably had an experience (or two…or three) that…
Singapore Airlines Eliminates 670 Flights Amid Coronavirus Outbreak
The epicenter for the coronavirus is also the center for major industrial production out of China. We’re already seeing the global impact on travel, at airports, on airlines, and on cruise ship activity worldwide and now we’re starting to see the trickle-down-effect on…
Today Only: Get 8x miles for Apple Purchases
I love online shopping portals! They are a great way to accrue additional miles and points for purchases that you’re going to make anyway.
I Booked A Spirit Airlines Flight! What Was I thinking!?
With the start of the new year comes new years resolutions (or promises, as I like to call them). The overwhelming majority of my promises
TSA Allows Non-Ticketed Passengers To Clear Security
One of my fondest memories from childhood was going to Cleveland Hopkins Airport and having the ability to walk all the way to the arrival/departure
How to find the Cheapest Tickets on Emirates Airlines
Say it with me…“Emirates Airlines.” Did you just get that warm and fuzzy feeling too? Well, it’s about to get better. If you haven’t flown
A Sleepover At The Super Bowl (literally, on the field)? You In?
Have you ever seen (or heard) something that made you say “Wow! I want to go there!” or “…that’s dope. I want to do that!”?
My First Blog…
Here goes nothing everything….