Trip Review: 15 Hours in Japan Airlines Business Class For 25,000 Miles + $65

If you want to experience a lot of business class for little points, this post is for you. I too like to sit up front and experience what each airline has to offer for as long as possible. Using Points to Fly Of course I […]

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New Hotel Option For Redeeming Points on Catalina Island, CA

I love Catalina Island, I’ve been twice in the last eight years and I wouldn’t hesitate to go back. A 45 minute high-speed ferry from Newport Beach will run you $75~ round-trip. That sounds like a lot but consider the savings of not renting a […]

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I Just Booked a Round-Trip to Asia for Less Than 30,000 Points and Zero Fees

I must admit, for someone who has a large~ish bank of points, it is hard to pay cash for flights or hotels. Over the last year I’ve been getting better, but I still find it difficult to use cash rather than points, even when it […]

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This is What it Was Like Purchasing a Home with Over 20 Credit Cards

The question I’d always hear, “Caleb, what is going to happen when you go to buy a home”? Fortunately for those who’ve asked, I have the answer. (my experience, yours may vary*) You have how many credit cards? For most, the thought of having 20 […]

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Best Month on eBay EVER + How To Avoid Common Mistakes When Reselling for Points & Cash

What a crazy July! I’ve never sold such a variety of products, like I tell everyone, I am agnostic when it comes to what I sell. The fact that I cleared over $3,000 in profit by selling 76 items should tell you this can be […]

Amex Transfer Bonus: One-Way Flights to Hawaii Starting at 8,950 Points or Ireland for 9,300 Points

I sure hope you have some American Express Membership Rewards Points sitting around. You have until 9/17/17 to transfer your Membership Rewards points to British Airways with a 40% bonus! That means 10,000 Amex points convert to 14,000 British Airways Avios. Best of all, the […]

No Chase 5/24 Rule – Chase IHG Credit Card with 80,000 Points + No 1st Year Annual Fee

Have you been patiently waiting for a compelling Chase credit card offer that doesn’t fall under the evil 5/24 rule? Well wait no more, this card offer is a no-brainer! Not familiar with Chase’s 5/24 rule? In short, you will automatically be denied if you’ve […]

Reselling Recap – June 2017 – Earning BIG Miles and Money For Free Travel

I’ve committed to posting a monthly recap of my reselling on eBay. Things have been a little busy but I can always make time to give tips and pointers for those just starting out. 🙂 For the folks just getting rolling, reselling is simply buying […]

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New International Route – Phoenix to Frankfurt, Germany Launching 2018 – Condor Airlines

As a Phoenix native I must say this is long overdue. Phoenix just took away the 5th position from Philadelphia for overall city population in the US. Yes, Phoenix is now the 5th largest city in the country. Mind you this is not metro population, […]

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Earn Up To 2,000 American Airline AAdvantage Miles During ‘The Mystery Bonus Event’ Promo

American Airlines is running a shopping portal promotion called “The Mystery Bonus Event”. First, you’ll register or login to reveal which bonus offer you were targeted for (bottom of page). Then once your bonus offer has been revealed, you have until 6/30/17 to complete the minimum spend. […]