With the travel world looking bright, is now the time to stack and stash points for future travel? At the onset of the pandemic, I was worried about the future or airlines and whether a few would declare bankruptcy. As a result, I opted to earning only flexible rewards points such as Discover It Miles, … Continue reading Is Now the Time to Stack up Points?
Amex points for short, American Express has a pretty sweet transferable currency and some of the best customer service among credit card companies. American Express Reward Points are both easy to earn and easy to use. Along with Chase Ultimate Reward Points, Amex Points are one of the most valuable currencies in the points and … Continue reading Beginner’s Guide: American Express Reward Points
Miles and Points are a valuable tool for free travel. While points and miles are great for free travel, their value lies premium class redemption which would cost 4-5 thousand dollars round trip. With the help of points and miles, you are able to experience true luxury, without the exorbitant cost. In this segment, I … Continue reading Beginners Guide: Chase Ultimate Rewards
I've read about manufactured spending from various blogs and sites, but never decided to attempt manufactured spending. I didn't really need to include this method for credit card churning, since I naturally earn a large sum of points purchasing goods for my small business. My earning are further boosted when I shop through a shopping … Continue reading Manufactured Spending: My First Attempt
2019 was a wonderful year for earning points and miles. With the majority of my earnings coming from retail arbitrage and new credit card signups, I ended the year having earning over 500K American Express Platinum points, about 400k United Miles, 200k Hilton points, and about 60k Chase Ultimate reward points. This was a very … Continue reading Earning Points and Miles: My 2020 Goals
Why I'm Shifting from United and airline elite status in 2020. United First Class Cabin SFO-HNL Based out of San Francisco, the majority of my travel over the past 10 plus years have been on United Airlines. With their recent change last year, attaining elite status just got tougher. While I was never crazy about … Continue reading Shifting Airline Loyalty