Credit Cards With The Best Annual Spending Threshold Bonuses

With all the possibilities to manufacture spending going on these days with things like Visa and MasterCard gift cards and Vanilla Reloads, I decided it was time to take another look at which cards would be the best to put the majority of that manufactured spending on. Even though we are 4 months into the … Read the Full Post

Free Gold Elite Status With Hilton HHonors

One good thing that Hilton HHonors has going for them is the relative ease of obtaining free Gold Elite status. Gold Elite status comes with a host of benefits including free breakfast and free internet. Over the years there have been multiple opportunities to obtain free Gold Status for just about anyone willing to take … Read the Full Post

Last Chance to Redeem Hilton HHonors Points Before the Devaluation Takes Effect

Just a quick reminder to everyone that today is the last day to book hotel stays under the old award chart with Hilton HHonors points. Tomorrow the major devaluation will take effect and anything you book will be under the new absurdly higher rates. If you have any plans for booking Hilton stays on points … Read the Full Post

Done with Hilton HHonors-Devastating Devaluation Coming March 28th

You probably have already heard the news by now that effective March 28th 2013 Hilton is doing a MASSIVE devaluation of their HHonors program. The blogosphere has been blowing up about it all day. As if the changes to Starwood and Marriott’s programs weren’t bad enough, it looks like Hilton is out to take the … Read the Full Post

Hilton 24 Hour Flash Sale And Up To 10,000 Hilton HHonors Bonus Points

If you have any reservations that you need to make for paid stays with Hilton you may want to pay attention to this promo. Hilton will be running a “flash sale” for 24 hours offering up to 40% off on stays and the ability to earn 2,500 bonus Hilton HHonors points per stay (up to … Read the Full Post

Citi ThankYou Points Can Now Be Transferred to Hilton HHonors Points

It appears you can now transfer Citi ThankYou Points and Diners Club Rewards Points can now be transferred to Hilton HHonors points, and at a favorable ratio! Islandguy84 stumbled upon this while looking around the Hilton HHonors site and tipped everyone off via FlyerTalk this morning. I haven’t had any ThankYou points in years, but … Read the Full Post

2 Days Left to Transfer AMEX Membership Rewards to Hilton @ 1:2.7

Just a quick reminder that through Friday, Amex is offering a 35% bonus on Membership Rewards points being transferred to Virgin Atlantic. This deal is better than it sounds. You can simply use Virgin Atlantic as the middle man to move points to Hilton at a far better ratio than most programs. Virgin Atlantic transfers … Read the Full Post

Will Cable TV Kill Miles & Points Collecting?

The other day I was tooling around just looking through the forums on milepoint.com when I saw a new post that grabbed my attention. It read, “Travel Hacking TV Series”. Immediately I began to wonder what the post would be about. Could it really be that there was going to reality show about us miles & … Read the Full Post

Earning Miles and Points Without Credit Card Churning

Although sign-up bonuses on credit cards a great way to rack up a large stash of miles and points, it is by no means the only way to play the miles and points game. Maybe your still working on getting your credit up to the point where you can start taking advantage of credit card … Read the Full Post

35,000 Bonus Hawaiian Miles or 70,000 Hilton HHonors Points!

 35,000 Bonus Hawaiian Miles or 70,000 Hilton HHonors Points! Bank of America has put out a Limited Time Offer for their Hawaiian Airlines® Visa Signature® card giving an easy 35,000 bonus Hawaiian Miles! This  is an excellent opportunity for some quick Hawaiian Miles for that winter escape to Maui or any of the other islands that will soon become a … Read the Full Post