Posted in January 2012

Tracking Credit Cards

I apologize for the delay in posts this week. It has been a crazy week, but I hope I’m back on track. Given that I’ve spent a bit of time explaining how to sign up for credit cards, I thought it was only fitting that I also provide information on how to track your credit … Continue reading

Recommended Hotel Credit Cards

Yesterday I gave my recommendations for the best airline credit cards out there so today I thought I would pass along my recommendations for hotel credit cards. Airfare and hotel costs are the two most expensive aspects to a vacation and if you’re able to offset those with miles and hotel points, your out-of-pocket expenses … Continue reading

What Card is Right for Me?

There are several factors which go into choosing which card(s) is right to start with. Those factors include: What is the minimum spend requirement? – Most cards have a requirement that you spend a certain amount on the card within a given timeframe before they will award you the sign up bonus. That can range … Continue reading

Accumulating Airline Miles and Hotel Points

There are several ways to travel cheaply. They include using sites like Priceline and Hotwire to get discounted airfare and hotel stays. There are also sites like Trip Alertz, TravelZoo, and Groupon which offer discounted package deals to a variety of locations. But the best way, by far, to achieve cheap or free travel is … Continue reading

And so it begins…

Today I mark the beginning of trying to capture my passion for travel in a blog in hopes that the knowledge I’ve compiled over the years can help my family and friends pursue their travel dreams. With a little work, it’s amazing how easy it is to see the world at deeply discounted rates. Most … Continue reading