As featured in the New York Times, CBS and NBC, here’s our step-by-step guide on how to take a nearly free family trip to Walt Disney World ($4,000+ savings) using credit card rewards points! To make this trip happen, Laura and I opened a few new credit cards and used them for our regular spending in order to earn the significant signup bonuses that were offered with those cards. Since we pay them off on time and in full every month, this
If I had to pick the single most essential travel rewards credit card, the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card would unquestionably top the list. Simply put, if you are serious about getting started traveling the world with rewards points & miles, you are going to want this credit card. What was already an amazing offer recently became even better as Chase just increased the bonus offer on this card to the most generous that we've ever seen.
One of the questions we get asked most often is: "Our family is going on a cruise and we want to save money using credit card rewards points. Can you help?" Cruises are a popular vacation option for many families, but unfortunately there are no cruise-specific credit cards with significant signup bonuses worth getting (in my opinion). But never fear, because there are ways to save big on your family cruise with credit card rewards
My wife Laura and I are huge New York Mets baseball fans and it has always been a dream of ours to see them play in spring training games down in Port St. Lucie, Florida! I'm happy to say that March 2016 is the year we finally make it happen and the grand total for the flights and hotel rooms we booked came out to just $22.40. This was always a tough trip to justify paying full price for, as it would have likely cost us over $1,000 for even a
We found a great way to save $460 on Walt Disney World park tickets for our family vacation and wanted to show you exactly how to do this for your family trip. We were able to open one new credit card, earn the signup bonus and easily redeem those miles on for $460 off our Walt Disney World tickets. No blackout dates or frustrations with these miles! We already tested this out personally so all you have to do is follow these step-by-step
If you want to get maximum travel value out of your credit cards, a great place to start is with transferable points such as Chase Ultimate Rewards. We consider Chase Ultimate Rewards the most valuable and flexible points in the travel rewards world, and highly recommend them as a starting point for travel rewards. This article walks you through your redemption options and the potential value of UR points by showing you the options my wife
I recently received an amazing travel rewards success story from Heather that started out like this: Subject: So we went to Europe and Africa... Hi Brad, Just wanted to let you know that one of our bucket list trips is done, many thanks to you!! Itinerary: Murren (Switzerland); Chamonix, Lyon and Villefrance-sur-Mer (France); Varenna (Lake Como, Italy); and then South Africa (!) Kruger National Park. It was mainly United with
Although traveling for nearly free with rewards points never gets old, there are always times when it feels good to be pampered. When we travel, we normally fly economy and stay in 3 star hotels but for our honeymoon we wanted to do something special. After all, a honeymoon really is a once in a lifetime event and for most of us, it's the only time where we can justify living it up a little bit. So with that being said, we booked some nice