Cabin: Hotel On Wheels

It’s dead out there in the points and miles world. Check out our month in review for our biggest posts in June. In the meantime, I’m sitting at our family cabin celebrating the holiday weekend, and coincidentally came across a new startup named Cabin. Cabin is a luxury hotel on wheels startup designed to disrupt short haul plane service. Can this new high end bus service carve a niche in the travel space? Cabin: The Details At... Read more

Airbnb Bangkok Rental

June 2017: Top Posts + Month in Review

This month has been a good one! It’s easy in the craziness of the day to day to miss posts or overlook deals. With that in mind here is some stuff from this month you may have missed, and a roundup of our most popular posts. Top Posts Neither of these posts are actually from June. But the top two posts are yet again, about Hyatt. And in fact, sharing Mlife and Hyatt status with... Read more

Travel Roundup: $40 off Hotels, 3k Jetblue Points, 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. United is making changes to mileage redemptions starting November 1st. Pay close attention if you are planning on redeeming MileagePlus miles. If you are planning on a hotel stay, and aren’t worried about earning hotel points consider a new Booking.com offer for $40 off a room. There is a... Read more

3,000 JetBlue points for joining Amazon Prime

Earn 3,000 JetBlue Points for Joining Amazon Prime

Quick deal for you this afternoon! In honor of the upcoming Amazon Prime Day on July 11th you can earn 3,000 JetBlue points for joining Amazon Prime! This is only for new Prime members through 7/6/2017. JetBlue Points for Joining Amazon Prime This definitely is a great deal to sign up for. 3,000 JetBlue points are worth close to $50, covering about half of the cost of Amazon Prime. The full deal page with FAQ’s... Read more

FinalPrice: Costco of Travel?

If you’re a regular reader, you know I love covering travel startups. Today I came across a new company called FinalPrice. FinalPrice is touting itself as the Amazon Prime or Costco of travel. Essentially it’s a subscription service that promises you deep discounts on your regular travel. Furthermore, Final Price claims to be able to use artificial intelligence to present the most relevant offers to members. FinalPrice: The Details First and foremost, FinalPrice is only... Read more

Travel Roundup: 60k Southwest, Kenya for $692, Lyft Pricing & 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. Following the lead of rival Uber, Lyft has introduced up-front pricing on all rides. The largest ever Southwest Airlines credit card bonuses are ending soon. Act fast if you’d like to earn up to 60,000 Rapid Rewards points. This offer ends Thursday June 29th. Starting today, Uber is allowing... Read more

Delta First Class

Paying for First Class vs. Coach for the first time

Paying for first class is not something that is typically within my budget, even for domestic flights. If it was I probably wouldn’t be so into points and miles to have this blog! But for the first time recently, when encountering the horrible new basic economy fares, I found value in paying for first class. Factors to considering if paying for first class makes sense There are plenty of reasons people often justify paying for... Read more

Travel Roundup: 90% off wine, $745 to Rwanda, $400 off with AARP, 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. Use an excellent Amex Offer for Martha Stewart Wine to pick up some bottles for 90% off with a couple simple tricks. British Airways has very temporarily brought back the $400 discount on premium class tickets with an AARP membership. As a reminder, there is not an age requirement to... Read more

First Mortgage Payment With the Blue Business Plus

A weeks back I floated the idea of using the new American Express Blue Business Plus & Plastiq For Bill Payments. Specifically, this meant my mortgage, daycare, auto payments, and anything else that doesn’t typically accept credit cards. While Plastiq does assess a fee (usually 2.5%), my feeling is I can still come out ahead given the bonus structure of the Blue Business Plus. Well, yesterday my card arrived and I jumped right in by making my first... Read more

Travel Roundup: 3k Membership Rewards to Eat, 70k Delta Offer, $226 Charlotte – MEX, 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. Delta’s 70,000 mile MileagePlus Explorer card bonus offer is set to end June 30th. The typical bonus is 50,000 miles, so act fast if you’re interested. Have you ever tried a meal delivery service? Many American Express cardholders are being offered 3,000 Membership Rewards points for spending $70+ dollars... Read more