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Getting Ready for Holiday Shopping and Travel – How Quickly Will You Receive Your New Card?

Getting approved for a new credit card is exciting!  But if you’re like me, you probably can’t wait to receive the card and start making purchases.  Especially as we start gearing up for holiday shopping season. Because the sooner … [Read more...]

Plan a Winter Getaway! Flights Starting at Just $44 One-Way

Via Points, Miles & Martinis, Southwest is having another fare sale.  And you can fly several domestic and international routes in coach starting at just $44 one-way! For example, I found flights from Cincinnati to Milwaukee for just $49 one-way, … [Read more...]

2 Days Only: 20% Off Nearly All JetBlue Flights Through Mid-February

Via Running With Miles, JetBlue will give you 20% off the base fare of any flight when you book through their promotion page use the code “BFF“.  I found flights from New York to Havana, Cuba, one-way for $65 on February 6, 2017. But you must book … [Read more...]

4 Days Only: 30% Off These Hotel Points

Via Frequent Miler, you can get 30% off purchased Choice points through November 17, 2017!   Choice hotels are often family friendly, offering perks like free breakfast.  And they are nearly everywhere, including small towns where you won’t … [Read more...]

Not All Points Are Transferable – Here’s a Handy Reminder!

Folks new to our hobby often wonder if it’s possible to move miles and points from one program to another.  For example, to combine small balances or scrape up enough miles and points for an award. Million Mile Secrets reader Stephen asks: Can … [Read more...]

How Much Are These JetBlue Sign-Up Bonuses Actually Worth?

Trying to figure out the dollar value of an airline credit card sign-up bonus can be tricky.  This is especially true for airlines that use zone or distance based award charts, because the price of an award flight isn’t tied to the cash price … [Read more...]

Blog Giveaway: 6,000 JetBlue Points!

Don’t forget to follow me on Facebook or Twitter! Thanks to everyone for supporting Em and me all these years.  To show you our gratitude, we’re giving away 6,000 JetBlue points!  JetBlue Flies to Beautiful Destinations Like Saint Lucia Credit card … [Read more...]

New! Earn 40,000 American Airlines Miles With This Small Business Card

Here’s good news for folks who fly American Airlines, and qualify for a small business credit card. Via Miles to Memories, the Barclaycard AAdvantage® Aviator® Business Mastercard comes with a 40,000 American Airlines mile bonus after making … [Read more...]

Fare Sale: JetBlue Flights Starting at $49 One-Way!

Via Points, Miles & Martinis, with the latest sale from JetBlue, you can in coach starting at $49 one-way!  But tickets  must be purchased by November 10, 2017. For example, I found a flight from Boston to Newark for $49 one-way on December 11, … [Read more...]

Increased Sign-Up Bonus Worth ~$840 in Airfare!

We’ve got great news for folks who love JetBlue! You can earn 60,000 JetBlue points after meeting minimum spending requirements on the Barclaycard JetBlue Plus card!  The offer is valid until December 31, 2017. We don’t earn a commission on … [Read more...]

Kristen’s Story: National Parks, Chicken & Waffles, and Sport Stadiums – All With Points!

Welcome to the next installment of our Reader Success Series where Million Mile Secrets Readers share how they booked a trip with miles & points to get Big Travel with Small Money! Kristen is our newest reader success story to show folks … [Read more...]

Now Available! No Annual Fee Card That Earns 4% Back on Dining

Last week, I gave you the details on a new Barclaycard credit card in the works.  And now, the Barclaycard Uber Visa Card is available for sign-ups! Here’s quick reminder of what to expect with this card. You Don’t Have to Spend Your … [Read more...]

Big Sale to Europe! Flights From TONS of US Cities Starting at ~$396 Round-Trip

Via Secret Flying, you can fly from lots of US cities to Europe in coach starting at only ~$396 round-trip! For example, I found a number of flights from Chicago to Paris in March 2018 for $441 round-trip in coach.  This fare is valid for travel … [Read more...]

Get a FREE Night at a Luxury Hotel or All-Inclusive Resort After Just 3 Stays!

Via Deals We Like, you’ll earn up to 15,000 Wyndham points after booking 3 stays by January 31, 2018, and completing your stays by February 28, 2018. With 15,000 points, you can stay at any Wyndham hotel.  So depending on where you redeem your … [Read more...]