United MileagePlus X App Father's Day Bonus

United MileagePlus X App: Up to 10 miles per $1

United is out with a new deal to earn up to 10 miles per $1 spent with the United MileagePlus X app.  United is offering this deal through Father’s Day, Sunday June 18th (buy your gifts, people!). For a basic overview the United MileagePlus X app basically allows you to purchase a gift card to use at a wide range of merchants, and earn bonus miles on those purchases. Below I will cover the deal,... Read more

Travel Roundup: Trump Hotels, Amazon Amex Offer, and more!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. If you have an American Express card you can get more than just points for your purchases. Check out your Amex Offers section to see if you have been targeted to earn 2,000 Membership Rewards points for spending only $50 at Amazon! The Trump Hotels organization is starting a... Read more

Blue Business Plus & Plastiq For Bill Payments?

The other day I wrote about how I’m in the market for a new everyday spend card. I debated the merits of the American Express Everyday Preferred vs Blue Business Plus. With a typical month of spending, the Everyday Preferred edged the Blue Business Plus. After a few days of reflection, I’m wondering whether the combination of Blue Business Plus & Plastiq for bill payments might make it a better option. Non-Bonus Spend With Plastiq At... Read more

Southwest Airlines

Travel Roundup: $333 to Bogota, Credit Karma, Plastiq Payment Update and More!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. Southwest’s twice annual fare sale is here. This one is actually a little better than the normal sales that seem to run every few weeks. If you’ve got a Southwest flight in your future, go ahead and take a look. Looking for a clear snapshot into your credit report?... Read more

Credit Karma: Best Credit Monitoring Service and Site

Intrinsically linked with the ability to use points and miles to travel the world is keeping your personal finances in order. The main priority when finding the best credit monitoring service is to make sure your credit score is high and there are no unauthorized items on your credit report. For the advanced points and miles hobbyists there is so much more to track on your credit report however. Many credit monitoring services and sites... Read more

Cosmopolitan Las Vegas Review - Bellagio fountains and Paris

Travel Roundup: Qatar Flight Issues, Wyndham/Caesar’s, and more!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. 1. Four major Middle Eastern countries have cut diplomatic ties with the country of Qatar. Beyond the diplomatic issues this also will present a huge issue if you happen to be flying Qatar Airways. All of these countries are not allowing any Qatar Airways flights to their home airport... Read more

Everyday Preferred vs Blue Business Plus: American Express Showdown

If you haven’t already heard, the new biggest thing in the credit card world is the American Express Blue Business Plus. The Blue Business Plus offers 2X Membership Rewards points on all purchases up to $50,000/year. Additionally, the card doesn’t have an annual fee. It just so happens that I’m in the market for a new everyday spend credit card. I’m torn between taking out the Everyday Preferred vs Blue Business Plus. Let’s analyze both... Read more

Travel Roundup: Private Jets, TSA Dogs, $661 to Johannesburg, and More!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points, Miles, and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. 1. Have you always wanted to fly private? Jetsmarter is offering a three month membership to frequent flyers with 1,000,000+ miles and/or top tier elite status. This seems like a very broad offer, which in my opinion might be shut down shortly. 2. After a days long, massive IT... Read more

Raymour & Flanigan Amex Offer

Raymour & Flanigan: 11,500 Membership Rewards Points Amex Offer!!

Right now you may be able to get 11,500 Membership Rewards points for spending $750+ with a Raymour & Flanigan Amex Offer! If you’re not familiar with Amex Offers these are very lucrative offers that come with the majority of American Express cards for either money savings or bonus American Express points. I routinely like to highlight the best offers such as here and here and getting 11,500 MR points is definitely a good offer! For a complete guide to... Read more

Become A Travel Agent Today: TRVL Review

We all spend way too much time researching travel, right? Well, in our latest travel startup spotlight, TRVL hopes to monetize your travel obsession. TRVL empowers you as a travel agent and pays a commission when you arrange travel for you and your friends. Our TRVL review will give a brief overview of the program and whether we think it’s useful for travel nerds like ourselves. TRVL: The Basics First and foremost, the TRVL is platform is limited... Read more