Only 4500 Chase Ultimate Rewards for Short Haul Flights in the U.S./Canada

Did you know you can transfer your Chase Ultimate Rewards to British Airways Avios to get super cheap U.S. or Canada short-haul flights? That's correct, for as little as 4500 Ultimate Rewards points, you can hop on a British Airways flight for a trip in the U.S.A (or Canada)! Keep reading to see how this is done. [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 May 11th, 2015|Travel Tips|0 Comments

Chase INK: Earn 60K UR points for Spending 5K in 3 months! Plus 5x Bonus on Utilities & Office Supplies.

Right now Chase INK has a signup bonus of 60,000 rewards points?[NOW EXPIRED], after spending $5,000 in 3 months. If you do not have this card - you need it.  It is one of my favorite cards.  It has one of the best bonus categories on normal spend. 5X points on office supply stores 5X points [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 May 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Get 5,000+ AAdvantage Miles Every Month for Opening a BankDirect Account.

I had money sitting in a savings account earning almost nothing in interest. I moved that money to BankDirect and now I earn over 7500 miles EVERY MONTH! Here is how it works (*get a bigger bonus by using our referral below): Free Miles Monthly: BankDirect Mileage Checking w/Interest Account: 100 miles PER MONTH for [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 May 7th, 2015|The Basics|0 Comments

Earn About $20 + 3,000 Reward Points @ Office MAX/Office DEPOT (limited time!)

Right now (until May 16th) you can get make $20 and earn rewards points for purchasing visa gift cards at Office Max/Office Depot. Here is the deal: OfficeMax/Office Depot has a promotion: $20 off $300 dollars in Visa Gift Cards. Limit 2 per customer. Here is how to work it: Buy 3 $200 visa gift [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 May 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Earn a Profit (or Miles) Paying Your Taxes with a Credit Card

Yes, you can pay your taxes with a credit card.  There is a fee, but that can be more then offset, and it is even possible to earn a PROFIT paying your taxes with your credit card.  I can make about $1,000 in profit on a $5,000 tax bill. First, see that you can charge [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Travel Tips|0 Comments

One Way to Pay Your Mortgage With a Credit Card!

NOTE: AS OF MAY 6th, 2015 THIS POST IS NO LONGER ACCURATE.  THE TARGET REDCARD NO LONGER ACCEPTS CREDIT CARD LOADING. Why would I want to pay my mortgage with a credit card? The biggest reason is to earn award points on your award credit card for something that you would've normally paid from your [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 March 17th, 2015|Travel Tips|2 Comments

What is Travel Hacking? The Basics…

Travel Hacking Strategies are strategies that earn miles at a highly accelerated rate and therefore earn free travel at a much quicker rate then normal spending would earn, or using means to find deeply discounted travel. Hacking, in general, is altering something to make it more useful to the person performing the hack. Computer hackers will hack computers [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 March 17th, 2015|The Basics|0 Comments

Fly Round Trip From Mainland U.S. to Hawaii for Almost Nothing!

The least expensive United round trip ticket from Denver to Maui, Hawaii from Oct 5th-12th, 2015 was $832.  But, if I have 45,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards, I can redeem them for a ticket instead!  I can pay $11.20 in taxes and fees + 45,000 miles and I am set for a trip of a lifetime! Currently, if you sign up for [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 March 17th, 2015|Travel Tips|0 Comments

$89 for 2 Round Trip Tickets to the Caribbean

NOTE: This opportunity has EXPIRED. Please see our post on Getting a Trip to Hawaii for Almost Nothing! For a very limited time, you can get a round trip ticket to Hawaii for only $89.  How?  Simple.  Right now Barclay's is offering the U.S. Air Dividend Miles credit card (EXPIRED) with a bonus of 50,000 miles after [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Travel Tips|0 Comments

Monitoring Your Credit for Free

It is always important to know what your credit score is, and what has led to your score.  If you have good credit, you can get approved for lower rate loans and get credit cards with great benefits and bonuses.  Currently there are several services out there that provide your credit report and a credit [...]

By | 2017-05-18T12:46:51+00:00 March 11th, 2015|Tools|0 Comments