Puerto Rico Trip Review: Just My Boys and I – Part 1 – Planning Our Trip

Sun Bay Vieques Puerto Rico

This is my first post in my series on my trip to Puerto Rico with my oldest two boys. You can find the other posts here: Puerto Rico Trip Review: Day 1 & 2 Getting to Puerto Rico Yes, I took my oldest two boys to the Caribbean and yes, we left my wife behind… Ok, … Read the Full Post

Earn 3 Delta SkyMiles Per Dollar Spent On American Express Gift Cards

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Yesterday I saw that Barclay’s had brought back a limited time offer to earn 4x miles per dollar on American Express gift cards via the Rewards Boost online shopping portal. While this is a fantastic deal equivalent to a 4.4 percent rebate when used for travel, it is however only available to those who have … Read the Full Post

Delta SkyMiles World Debit Card – Get it Before it Gets Discontinued!

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Last October I finally pulled the trigger and opened a bank account with Suntrust Bank in order to sign up for the Delta SkyMiles World Debit Card (not an affiliate link). The Delta Suntrust card is one the last debit cards on the market that earns a full 1 mile per of spending. Unlike most debit card … Read the Full Post

Earn 1500 Bonus United Miles, 1000 Delta SkyMiles, or 2000 HHonors Points With Gilt

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If you are fashion conscious then you may want to pay attention to this offer. Until today I had no clue what Gilt was. Although I must have signed up with Gilt for some type of promotion in the past because I get periodic emails from them which I quickly delete and have never actually … Read the Full Post

1,000 Bonus Delta SkyMiles for New Members

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In yet another push to gain market share in Seattle, Delta is running a promotion in partnership with Hertz to gain new SkyMiles members. While this offer was targeted to the Seattle Hertz location, it appears anyone can receive 1,000 bonus miles just for signing up.   In addition to this offer, Delta is still offering … Read the Full Post

Free Changes to Your Delta Flights March 1st – 4th Due to Winter Weather


Looks like more of that white stuff is coming! Another round of severe winter weather is making its way through the country and may affect your travel plans.A big thanks to Rene over at Delta Points for posting this weather alert. Due to the weather, Delta is allowing free changes to your flights for today … Read the Full Post

Delta Announces Switch to Revenue Based Mileage Earning Program

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Early this morning Delta announced the switch-over to a revenue based earning program for frequent flyers. This is a huge departure from the tradition miles earned for miles flown formula that most airlines currently follow.   Delta is actually giving us a huge early notice as the overhaul of the program actually doesn’t take effect … Read the Full Post

3 Miles/$ On AMEX Gift Cards From Delta and Alaska Airlines Shopping Portals & 4 Miles/$ From Barclay’s

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Monday I wrote about an awesome deal to earn 3% cashback on the purchase of American Express gift cards via Topcashback. This great offer is in effect until Valentines Day. But I know there are some who are skeptical of cash back portals and some who would rather have more miles than more cash back. … Read the Full Post

New Delta SkyMiles Members Earn Up to 40,000 Bonus Miles

Earn up to 40,000 Delta SkyMiles with the new member bonus

This offer has been offered in the last couple of years but I haven’t heard it mentioned in a long time. Plus now that we are in a new year I figured it was worth talking about again. Delta offers a pretty solid offer that gives new SkyMiles members the opportunity to score up to … Read the Full Post

How Avios Saved Me Money on My Delta Flights

Mosquito Bay in Vieques Puerto Rico The Brightest Bio Bay in the World

I admit, I tend to be a procrastinator. Why do today what I can put off until tomorrow? But sometimes you can only procrastinate so long before you have to buckle down and get it done. I was in that boat for the last several weeks now. I had a couple of $400 flight vouchers … Read the Full Post