Shawn Coomer

Since 2007 Shawn Coomer has been circling the globe with his family for pennies on the dollar. He uses that first-hand knowledge and experience to teach others how to achieve their travel dreams for the least amount of money possible.
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Most Difficult Country to Visit, Shutdown by US Bank, Popular Credit Card Devalues & More!

A recap of the best posts and deals including a popular credit card cutting off gift card purchases, Hyatt's annual category changes, which is the most difficult country to visit & more!

My Ghostly Ways: Hyatt Said I Never Showed Up at a Hotel & Didn’t Give Me Credit!

My recent stay at a Hyatt Place in Louisiana went fairly normal until I learned that the hotel told Hyatt I never showed up to stay in the room I slept in all night!

American Airlines Paid Me To Downgrade! Did I Actually Deserve Compensation?

I recently flew from Las Vegas to Baton Rouge on an amazing 5K one-way AA award. When my upgrade came through I was excited, but a call from AA meant I wasn't going to keep the fancy seat. I got something even better instead...

NYC to London in Under 5 Hrs at up to 825 MPH: BA Sets New Transatlantic Record!

Three different planes broke the subsonic transatlantic record the other day flying over 800 MPH! You won't believe how fast they made it from New York to London!

Tremendous AA Value, Visa Swipe Fee Shakeup, Big Bad Bonvoy Category Changes & More!

A recap of the best posts and deals including Hyatt's cool new way to pay, big Bonvoy changes, a guide to mileage running, the easiest airline elite status and more!

Free Points & Profit! Popular Visa Gift Card Deal Returns!

Safeway, Vons, Albertson's and other stores have a great new Visa gift card promo that can help you generate both points and profit!

AA Web Specials & Last Minute Pricing: Real World Examples of Tremendous Value!

AA Web Specials Last Minute This weekend we are co-sponsoring a huge miles/points meetup in New Orleans. It's going to be a great event, however...