Ian Snyder

After igniting his passion for award travel while planning his honeymoon, Ian now enjoys using points and miles to see the world with his wife and three internationally adopted kiddos. He loves dissecting loyalty programs to find maximum value. His goal is to demonstrate that extraordinary travel is possible for the ordinary family.

Flying During Covid-19: Was It As Eerie As Everyone Says? Here Is My Experience

This week I flew for the first time in 3 months. It was nice to take to the sky again, even for a short trip. Here's my experience flying during COVID-19:

5 Things I’d Do With 140,000 IHG Points: Maxing Out The Increased Offer

After dropping under Chase 5/24, I pulled the trigger on the best ever IHG 140K welcome offer. Here's some ideas for the bonus points that I'm considering:

Best International Category 1-4 Hyatt Hotels: Make The Most of Your Free Nights!

Looking for places where you can maximize your free night certificates? Here are some of the best international Category 1-4 Hyatt hotels around the world!

United Decimates Partner Airline Flight Premier Status Credit

One bright spot of the new 2020 United Premier program was earning elite status on partners. But this is no more with the new United maximum partner PQPs.

Save Money On Your Grocery Bills With These 5 Amazing Cards

Groceries are a staple purchase category for most U.S. households so we wanted to put together a list of the best credit cards for groceries.

The Best Cards For 0% APR Offers – No Interest For All Of 2020!

Looking for an interest-free card for a large purchase or to pay down debt? Check out these 5 best 0% APR credit cards that may be what you're looking for.

United Is Going Out of Its Way to Hose Customers: My COVID-19 Cancellation Experience

It's no secret that the airlines have some terrible policies. But my coronavirus United flight cancellation experience shows just how low they can go.