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Fingerprint Scan Your Way to the Front of the Security Line

Speeding through airport security can make your travel journey less stressful.  I know lots of folks use TSA PreCheck (free when you sign-up and pay with certain cards) to get expedited security screenings and avoid having to take off shoes or remove … [Read more...]

Step-by-Step Video Guide to Transferring Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

Chase Ultimate Rewards points are EXTREMELY valuable if you’re looking to get Big Travel with Small Money! These are my favorite flexible points because they’re relatively easy to earn and transfer directly to 13 airline and hotel … [Read more...]

A Handful of Black Friday Hotel Promotions: Marriott, Starwood, and More!

Did you know you can get amazing Black Friday deals without pitching a tent on Thursday afternoon? That’s because hotels often have great flash deals to help save you money on upcoming travel.  I’ll show you what I’ve found so … [Read more...]

Impress Your Friends and Family Over the Holidays: 40% Off Silvercar Rentals

Via One Mile at a Time, you can get a 40% discount on Silvercar rentals when you reserve your car by November 28, 2017.  And complete your rental between November 26, 2017, and December 20, 2017. I’ll show you how to get this discount.  And … [Read more...]

Ultimate Guide to Korean Air Miles: Part 7 – 6 Expert Korean Air Tips and Tricks (#4 Saves a Ton of Money)

Million Mile Secrets contributor Avery runs an award booking service.  So I’ve asked him to talk about Korean Air miles and share expert tips and tricks. Avery:   While Korean Air miles may seem difficult to approach, if you’re patient … [Read more...]

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...]

“How I Saved $2,133 on a Family Trip to the Statue of Liberty!”

Team member Jason recently planned out a trip to New York City for his family.  He booked ~$2,133 worth of travel with points! So I’ve asked him to explain how he booked the trip and saved Big Money in an otherwise very expensive city! Jason:  … [Read more...]

Targeted: Up to a 40% Bonus When Buying Alaska Airlines Miles

Via TravelUpdate, targeted folks can earn up to a 40% bonus on purchased Alaska Airlines miles through December 28, 2017.  So check your Alaska Airlines account to see which bonus you’ve been targeted for! This is a tiered bonus, so the more you buy, … [Read more...]

Exclusive! Get 20% off a New Service That Helps You Get a Quicker Global Entry Appointment!

Hate having to wait forever to get a Global Entry interview appointment?  Good news! Million Mile Secrets reader Scott created a neat service called “Get Me Global Entry.”  It can monitor any Global Entry interview location for open … [Read more...]

The Credit Card Trick That’s as Easy as Picking up the Phone

Lots of miles and points enthusiasts use and keep cards with annual fees.  Because the benefits and rewards they earn far outweigh the yearly expense.  But some folks might be on the fence about keeping a card after the first year because they … [Read more...]

145% Bonus When You Buy These Airline Miles! Great for Tickets to Europe!

Via View From the Wing, you’ll get a 145% bonus when you buy Avianca miles through November 27, 2017. Avianca is a member of Star Alliance, so you can use your miles on partner airlines, like United Airlines and Singapore Airlines, to go nearly … [Read more...]

1.1 MILLION Miles & Points for Nearly $66,000 Worth of Travel to New Zealand and Sydney!

Imagine redeeming more than 1 MILLION miles & points for the trip of a lifetime!  That’s what team member Keith recently did! He recently shared how he used miles to book 6 Business Class award seats home from Sydney!  But that wasn’t … [Read more...]

Can You Transfer Airline Miles Into Your Flexible Points Account?

Few things in the points & miles world can be as frustrating as not having enough miles in your account to redeem for anything meaningful.  There are lots of tricks for getting more miles into your account.  But is there any way to transfer the … [Read more...]

Marriott or Starwood: Which Is a Better Deal to Book With Points?

When Marriott acquired Starwood, it created lots of opportunities for folks to take advantage of both programs.  But it also made finding the best deal a little more confusing. The Marriott-Starwood Merger Opened Sweet Deals Like Being Able to Stay … [Read more...]