How to improve your credit score

How can you improve your credit score? As you have probably noticed by now, good credit can add hundreds of thousands of frequent flyer miles and points to your travel portfolio every year. Without good credit you are going to miss out on all the big miles and points sign-up bonuses. Don’t get me wrong, … Read the Full Post

Gearing up for my next credit card churn

It is almost that time again, Christmas is almost here and I’m getting excited! Call me weird (my wife does) but what I really want for Christmas is for the 5x at Office Depot on Vanilla Reloads deal to come back… But hey, the deals come and they go, I guess that is the nature … Read the Full Post

Starwood Preferred Guest® Program (SPG) Review

Overview: The SPG program is held in high esteem by most avid miles and points collectors and for very good reason. The program has many valuable options with its points and only very few minor drawbacks. This is my go to hotel program. Hotel Brands under SPG: Westin, Sheraton, Four Points by Sheraton, W Hotels, Le Meridian  … 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

Get a Free Weekend Night Stay Award that I almost missed!

I had never really gotten into the SPG program until about six months ago. I have had a ton of Hilton points, Marriott, Priority Club, and others and really enjoyed the elite benefits of the Hilton program so that became my hotel of choice, plus whenever I travel for work they usually put me up … Read the Full Post

1,000 FREE United MileagePlus® Miles with BCKSTGR.COM!

UPDATE: As of 1/1/13 the offer is now 600 miles thru 1/31/13 Ok, so I’m a sucker for free miles and points. But hey why wouldn’t I be! Here is an opportunity to earn 1,000 United Miles free through a site called (BackStager), just for signing up (which is free) and linking to your Facebook, Twitter, and … Read the Full Post

500 Free Aadvantage Miles From American Airlines

American Airlines is giving 500 free AAdvantage miles just for taking a simple survey , less than 10 questions! I don’t know about you, but I am all about quick easy and free miles. All you have to do is “Like” both American Airlines and AAdvantage and then complete the survey. The survey is just a few … Read the Full Post

Priority Club New Point Breaks Released Good Thru January 2012

The New Priority Club Point Breaks have been released! I love Priority Clubs Point Breaks! I just posted a couple of days ago about how easy it is to rack up a bunch of bonus points with Priority Club by stacking multiple promotion codes. Check out Easy Priority Club Bonus Points and see how I racked … 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

Easy Priority Club bonus points

Priority Club bonus points are easy to get and can be very valuable if used correctly.   I don’t consider Priority Club to be my “go to” hotel rewards program of choice. However, it is a must have program to keep in my back pocket as there can be some excellent value to be had with this … Read the Full Post