Sweepstakes: Win Up To 1,000,000 Citi ThankYou Pointsby Sam Helmy
Citi has announced a sweepstake awarding one lucky winner 1,000,000 Citi ThankYou Points. Second and third place 100,000 or 500,000 point prizes are also available. If you are eligible, you need to apply for the promotion by August 31, 2018.
Citi Prestige vs Sapphire Reserve – Which Provides More Value?by Jess Farley
Head to head Citi Prestige vs Sapphire Reserve: Which would you pick?
Overview & Best Value Avianca LifeMiles Sweet Spotsby Jess Farley
With the relative ease of obtaining miles and the lack of carrier-imposed charges, the Avianca loyalty program is relatively appealing. This program is definitely worth a look.
Beginners Guide To Credit Card Rewards: Transferable vs Fixed-Value Pointsby Jess Farley
The fundamentals of award travel are simple. Earn points and miles – redeem those points and miles for amazing travel experiences. Anyone can do it. Right? In theory, yes. But when first starting out, it can be a confusing hobby to be involved in. There are hundreds of different rewards earning credit cards on the market, each advertising its unique advantage over the competition, and it can be hard to weigh the value of various options without a firm understanding of each rewards currency.
Can I Transfer Miles Between Frequent Flyer Programs?by Jess Farley
Can you combine points and miles from different frequent flyer programs? The simple answer is no, but there are always exceptions and ways to make it happen. Unfortunately, most present a poor value, but that doesn’t mean it is 100% impossible to achieve your goal.
Best Rewards Credit Cards for Non-Bonus Category Spend in 2019 (Updated December 2018)by Jess Farley
The reality is, there is no #1 best card for everyday spend because the answer is tied directly to your current travel goals. Where are you planning to go, how do you plan to get there, what are the accommodation options? Those factors will dictate what is best, for you.
Which Rewards Programs Allow You to Combine Points and Miles for Free?by Jess Farley
There is a ton of information covering techniques to earn and burn points and miles. Advice on which credit card to add to your wallet, identifying airlines and hotels that will maximize the value of rewards points, and mapping out redemption options all over the world. One aspect of rewards travels that’s a little harder to unearth reliable information for, is family pooling and transferring of program points or miles. Here, we’ll highlight transfer policies for major programs, and offering simple ‘how-to’ instructions on sharing points and miles with your family and friends — all at no cost.
What Are the Best Flexible Rewards Points for Travel?by Jess Farley
The key to successful rewards travel is flexibility.
Flexible rewards currencies enable you to transfer points to a variety of travel partners and provide access to dozens of different rewards programs.
Transferring to partners allows you to book award travel to your chosen destination across a huge array of airlines and hotel brands, while extracting maximum value from rewards points.
Maximizing the Citi Prestige $250 Travel Creditby Jess Farley
Despite the mid-year announcement of adverse changes to the Citi Prestige® Card, the card still has serious appeal. With standout features like the 4th-night free when booking a hotel through Citi Concierge, an annual $250 airline travel credit, 3X points on airfare & hotels, and 2X points on dining & entertainment, the Prestige Card consistently ranks as one of the best premium travel rewards credit cards on the market.
What Happens to Bank and Hotel Rewards Points When You Die?by Jess Farley
We recently documented the expiration and transfer policies of major frequent flyer programs, listing the rules for deceased estates and any possible workarounds. In this post, we’re going to cover the different policies for bank and hotel rewards points. Transfer…