Costa Rica Trip Review: Hotel & Flight Planning

This is the first post in my Costa Rica series. You can find the other posts here: Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 1 Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 2 Part 1- The Rental Car Drama Continues Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 2 Part 2 Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 3  Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 4 … Read the Full Post

900 to 1,400 United Miles, 1,000 Delta SkyMiles, 1,500 AAdvantage Miles, or 950 US Airways for $0.99

Samson7256 just pointed this out on FlyerTalk, so thanks for the cheap easy miles! You can earn either 900 or 1,400 United Mileage Plus miles for just $0.99 via the MileagePlus Shopping Portal.   It looks like this offer is available on all the different shopping portals in different amounts. I found the best deal … Read the Full Post

Is Now the Time to Get the US Airways MasterCard if You Haven’t Already?

As most of you are well aware by now, US Airways and American Airlines have officially announced that they will be merging to form the largest airline out there.  Of course we all knew this was coming, but it was only a matter of time before it would be made official. Immediately following the official … Read the Full Post

Booking Your Award Flights When the Flights Just Won’t Line Up

What good is earning thousands of frequent flyer miles if you cannot find the flights when you go to use them?? Normally I tell everyone that it is crucial to be flexible when booking flights on miles. That tends to be even more necessary when you are stuck flying out of a regional airport like … Read the Full Post

Up to a Potential of 1,000 Bonus AAdvantage Miles with AAdvantage eShopping

Sorry for not having any posts this past several days, I have been out-of-town on a business trip which was incredibly busy! We are talking 13+ hours a day. I will post more on that in the coming days, but I thought I could at least make mention of an opportunity for some bonus AAdvantage … Read the Full Post

CitiBusiness AAdvantage World MasterCard w/ 50,000 Bonus Miles

UPDATE: DEAL IS DEAD here is the latest 50k offer I did my latest App-O-Rama a week ago and the cards started arriving yesterday. As I mentioned in my review of this latest churn, I don’t normally apply for any offers that don’t have an official landing page that confirms the offer that I am … Read the Full Post

1st Quarter 2013 Credit Card Churn – How Did We Do?

I have been putting off my last credit card churn for a while now. I originally intended to do it a month ago, but I just wasn’t satisfied with the available offers at the time. Then along came the Club Carlson suite of cards from US Bank with their lucrative offerings. 85,000 points and if used … Read the Full Post

American Airlines and US Airlines Merger Decision To Be Made in the Next Couple Weeks

Yesterday AMR (the parent company of American Airlines) CEO Tom Horton sent a letter out to employees in regards to the talks on the merger with US Airways. In the letter, Mr. Horton does not disclose which way the merger talks are going to end but does state that they plan on coming to a … Read the Full Post

1000 United Miles, AAdvantage Miles, Delta Miles, or US Airways Miles

You can earn 1,000 bonus miles with either United, American, Delta, or US Airways for signing up with Thanks Again. 1. Go here and sign up for a Thanks Again account. American Airlines United Delta US Airways 2. Next you need to sign up for the 1000 point promo which requires a Visa card number … Read the Full Post

How to Get to Maui Free This Winter

It is getting to be that time of year again up here in the northern parts of the US where the weather is starting to cause us all to daydream about Maui or some other island where the sun is actually shining and you can’t see your breath whenever you go outside! Time to start … Read the Full Post