Mark Ostermann

Mark Ostermann is a father, husband and miles/points fanatic. He left the corporate world after starting a family in order to be a stay at home dad. Mark is constantly looking at ways to save money and stay within budget while also taking awesome vacations with his family. When he isn't caring for his family or taking a weekend trip, Mark is working towards his goal of visiting every Major League Baseball ballpark.
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(New Link) An Easy 30K Membership Rewards, More People Targeted For Pay Over Time Offers

People are reporting that they have been getting new Pay Over Time offers which means they are getting the easiest 20,000 points possible.

Amazon Free Trials & Promotions Roundup (Updated Monthly)

A list of all of the Amazon free trials and promotions located in one place. We will be updating this list monthly with all of the latest offers.

Staples Fee Free Mastercard Promo Coming: No Cost 5X Earning!

Staples is bringing back a different offer that waives the fee completely on Mastercard gift cards.

Chase Drops 5/24 On Some Cards, Joe Gets Bonvoyed & Amex Reverses Shutdowns

In the Miles to Memories podcast episode 120 we discuss Chase dropping 5/24, Amex going back on some shutdowns and Bonvoy's terrible customer service.

The New Chase Aeroplan Card Is Finally Here, Was It Worth The Wait?

The new Chase Aeroplan card is finally here. Let's take a look at the welcome offer, card perks and earning structure & see how it stacks up.

Chase Credits Warning, Congress Wants To Kill Back Door Roth IRA & 6 Amazing Asia Train Journeys

My latest edition of articles from around the web. Around the web is collection of articles that I found interesting that are travel related.

Monthly Report: Paying For College With Travel Hacking Skills

Here is my monthly update on paying for college with credit card rewards. Remember to check back at the beginning of each month for my updated progress.