Travel Hacks

Travel Hacks

Financial Independence: Enabling Travel Without Limits

Achieving financial independence has enabled us to travel without limits. I describe a few examples of how we do so here!
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Aeroplan Adds Etihad As A Partner. Here Are The Sweet Spots.

Air Canada's Aeroplan adds Etihad as a partner, allowing for award redemptions on Etihad Airways. Here are the best sweet spots in this partnership.

Use 2 Tickets Not 1 To Save Miles On The Avianca LifeMiles Award Chart

Extract maximum value & save miles on the Avianca LifeMiles award chart by making 2 separate bookings instead of 1 ticket, but it's not always a good idea.
Kerala Blog Express

Now Is The Time To Get Organized: Take Your Miles & Points Game To...

Earning, booking, and traveling are the fun parts of the points and miles hobby. Organizing isn't! Take advantage of this travel downtime and get organized.

Chasing Airline Elite Status? Not For Me!

Airline elite status is one of the most sought-after goals of frequent travelers. I currently have no airline elite status and detail why here.
Final thoughts on being a victim of discrimination at the airport

US Bank Encourages Travel Freedom With Real-Time Rewards

Cardholders can achieve more travel freedom with US Bank's Real-Time Rewards program. Let's review how we can take advantage of this unique program.

Do All Us Travelers Suck At This, Or Is It Just My Family?

There is something I have struggled with for years. My family is terrible at it! Are we alone in this or do all travelers suck at this?

Stacking Points Online — AKA Why You Should Never Earn Only 1 Point Per...

Stacking points online -- AKA "why you should never earn only 1 point per dollar". Here's a simple example on how to maximize points when paying online.