December 10, 2017

I think it must have been almost a decade since I have heard of this amount of snow falling in Texas. I have seen perhaps an inch during the time I lived in Aus...

December 7, 2017

Now that we had some time to digest the Marriott announcements for their credit card issuers, I think we can start forming some theories as to what 2018 will br...

December 6, 2017

Looks like the wait was worth it!

Earlier today, Marriott released a press note that they have inked a credit card deal with BOTH Chase and American Express (see...

December 3, 2017

The new year is right around the corner. 2017 has been a fairly rewarding year for me, and I managed to stockpile around 750,000 miles and points that should al...

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...

November 17, 2017

I opened my inbox today to find myself with 5 credit card offers today. 5. Not sure if it is a record but it is up there.

I guess my recycling bin is going to b...

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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!


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