Athens, Greece

A Trick to Booking Multi-City Itineraries Through Chase

If you have the Chase Sapphire Reserve, I’m sure you’re familiar with its many benefits…3x points on travel and restaurants, lounge access, points worth 1.5x on Chase’s travel portal, yada yada yada. It was a no brainer to recommend it to my mom to cover flights for our upcoming trip to Greece. I considered recommending…

My Strategy for Planning a Points and Miles Vacation

Earning points and miles is great, but spending them is even better! However, it can be daunting to decide how to get started when planning an itinerary booked completely on points and miles. Some people are spontaneous and will go wherever the award availability is. I prefer to choose my destination well in advance so…

Airplane

3 Tips for Booking Singapore Suites

Back in December, I booked two Singapore Suites award tickets for Singapore to Frankfurt to New York. Since we had zero flexibility in our itinerary, we were unable to get saver seats and unfortunately shelled out a lot of miles for this trip. However, I did pick up a few pointers about booking Singapore Suites…

Man on a cell phone

Get a Better Sign-up Bonus on Amex Business Cards by Calling

I want to start off by saying that this trick is very YMMV, but I think it’s worth putting out there. For two American Express business cards, Amex Business Gold and Amex Business Platinum, it’s possible to get a better sign-up bonus by simply calling and asking. Normally, the sign-up bonus for the Amex Business…