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“How can you afford to travel so much?” If I earned some miles and points every time someone asked me this, I’d have more travel rewards that I could ever possibly use in a lifetime!
Flexible points, airline miles, and hotel points have been the #1 reason behind why I’m able to travel so much. I’ve used them to fly all over the world, from Patagonia to southern Africa to Southeast Asia, and Europe.
If you’re just getting started with award travel, get access to my FREE points and miles course, Travel Hacking Basics.
If you’re wondering which travel rewards credit card you should start with or get next, I recommend taking a look at this guide all about the first 5 cards anyone new should consider.
(Spoiler: The Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is my hands-down recommendation for anyone looking for their first travel rewards credit card.)
Use the guides below to help you learn how to earn and maximize your miles and points.
How to Get to South Africa with Points and Miles
Is visiting South Africa on your bucket list but you’re just not sure how to actually get to South Africa with your points and miles? Maybe you want to experience the adrenaline…
Who are the Capital One Transfer Partners?
Capital One miles became a transferable points currency after originally only having the ability to be used to offset travel purchases on your monthly statement. Even though you can still…
How to Fly to Italy with Miles and Points
Ahh Italy, a place with amazing history, gorgeous architecture, and food that’s beyond compare. It’s no wonder Italy is a bucket-list destination for many people. What’s even better is that…
A Beginner’s Guide to Redeem Aeroplan Miles for Award Flights
Wondering how to earn and redeem Aeroplan miles for award flights? Aeroplan miles can be a big help when you’re trying to maximize your award flight redemptions. With a large…
The Ultimate Guide to Travel Hacking: Award Flight Basics
You’ve joined airline loyalty programs, applied for credit cards, signed up for dining programs, and used shopping portals. The airline miles are beginning to flow in! But, when it’s time…
Redeeming United Miles for the Best Value
Redeeming United Miles for the best value can feel frustrating, especially if you’re new to miles and points. The good thing is, with a little learning and booking practice, you…