December 2, 2017

Points travel is a very fluid sort of hobby. You learn tricks and find sweet spots and every year or two the airlines devalues your points or changes the redemp...

December 1, 2017

Earlier this morning I was browsing through my AmEx offers, and I noticed several of my cards have offers from several wineries.

To see if you are targeted for t...

November 30, 2017

In the past few months, I have had the discussion with numerous friends over the topic of rewards travel. I have had reactions ranging from instant converts, to...

November 30, 2017

One of my favorite credit cards is the American Express Business Platinum. As a business owner, I have a lot of charges that are uncategorized that often exceed...

November 29, 2017

Well, today it looks like we have some updates to the loyalty programs of both Marriott and Starwood.

While both hotels finalized their mergers in 2016, it has b...

November 28, 2017

Looks like there are still some quite attractive Black Friday deals ongoing!

Cathay Pacific is currently offering 50% off Premium Economy starting at $1,185 roun...

November 27, 2017

I am a bit of a nerd. I love technology and gadgets especially ones that can automate or help me control things from a distance. I always liked what Amazon is d...

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Finance Geek;
Hotel Fancy Pants;

Travel Addict;

Dislikes 9-5 Office Work

Welcome to my journal and guide to traveling in comfort and on a budget!


I cover travel, credit card and personal finance, and loyalty programs here!


I will take you through trips, along with tips and tricks to maximize your travel dollars, along with any other random musings on the miles (frugally) traveled.

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