Benjy Harmon

Benjy is a fan of points, miles, and financial independence (FI). An experienced world traveler, husband, and father, he currently focuses on roaming throughout the USA expense-free (or close to it). He enjoys helping others achieve their FI and travel goals.

Is That Amex Platinum Saks Credit Annoying You? Here’s What to Consider

A card perks question I hear often is, "What's worth buying with the Amex Platinum Saks credit?" Read here for solid options and more points.

I Quit Amazon Prime One Year Ago – Here’s How That Worked Out

Quitting Amazon Prime a year ago was not a decision I took lightly. Here's how things have changed, how they haven't, and my Amazon future.

Disney For Free? It’s Still Possible! Here’s What Works

Taking a Disney vacation for free has gotten more challenging over the years. But free Disney travel still exists! Here are a few strategies.

What I Learned About Points & Travel During the Pandemic

I've learned many points and travel lessons due to the pandemic. I've been primarily enlightened in several areas. Check them out here!

This Is Each Bank’s Biggest Weakness from a Travel Hacking Perspective

I'm an overall fan of the credit card rewards banks provide us. But here are the biggest credit card weaknesses of each bank from my view.

Why This Current Amex Welcome Offer Is a Sleeper Hit

I recently picked up the Amex Blue Cash Preferred card. I originally hadn't planned to, but crunching the numbers made the decision easy.

Hilton Takes Over Vegas! Maximizing Amex Welcome Offers at New Hotels

Hilton is making a splash with new Las Vegas hotels. Here's how to use Hilton Amex card welcome offers at their Las Vegas Hilton hotels.