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 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...

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...

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 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 21, 2017

Devaluations Is just a fact of life in the world of miles and points. Many airlines are adjusting their flying programs to revenue based, as well as devaluing t...

November 19, 2017

Life is stressful! Deadlines to meet, chores to get over with, there's already only so many hours to a day.

The last thing you need is spending countless hours t...

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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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