Dear Santa – My Top 5 Points and Miles Wish List For 2023

I'm holding out hope for a few credit card rewards changes in 2023. Here's what's on my 2023 points and miles wish list.
Image of man with foot on top of suitcase, waiting at airport - a perk of United Silver status is that he can check a bag for free, providing extra value on each flight

Giving Back in 2022 – How To Use Your Points and Miles To Help...

Our hobby gives us so much, and we should pass that on to others. These miles and points giving strategies can easily help others.

Say That Again? Rewards Stuff I’ve Missed the Last Few Months

So much changes in our points and travel hobby all the time. Here's some of the points and miles news I'm just now noticing.

Airline Passenger’s McDonald’s Craving Costs Them Almost $2,000

A passenger wanted their McDonald's breakfast so much that it ended up costing them almost $2,000...and they didn't even get to eat it!

Hotel Shakeup: Radisson Americas Is No More After Choice Hotels Purchase

News broke this morning that Choice Hotels purchased Radisson Americas and should take over the over 600 properties later this year.

About Time! US To End Testing Requirement For Entry To The Country

In an unexpected turn of events the CDC has reversed it's recommendation on the testing to enter the United States, goes into effect Sunday.

Over 250 Companies Write White House Requesting An End To Predeparture Testing

Over 250 travel industry associations and companies ask White House to end predeparture testing currently required for US entry.

Don’t Doubt My Nine Travel and Points Absolutes Right Now

Wrinkles and exceptions are everywhere in our hobby, but I feel strongly about these nine travel and points absolutes right now.