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Ends Tomorrow: Double Miles on Your 1st Rocketmiles Hotel Booking!

Rocketmiles is running a 24-hour flash sale for new customers, on any hotel reservation and with any airline partner!

You can earn double miles or points on your 1st hotel booking with Rocketmiles until 8:59 am Eastern Time tomorrowJanuary 23, 2015.

Ends Tomorrow Double Miles On Your 1st Rocketmiles Hotel Booking

New Rocketmiles Customers Can Earn Double Miles or Points With Any Airline Partner Until Tomorrow

You could earn up to 10,000 miles or points per night.  I’ll explain the restrictions.

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Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 3 – Taxes and Fees

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

Some folks dislike British Airways Avios points because of high taxes and fees.  That is true for some award tickets, but not all award tickets.

British Airways Avios Part 3 Taxes And Fees

You’ll Pay High Fuel Surcharges Using British Airways Avios Points on SOME Award Tickets, but There Are Times You Can Avoid Them

I’ll show you the best ways to avoid taxes and fees for different award tickets using British Airways Avios points.

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4 Cards. 110,000 Points, 75,000 Miles, & Something Unexpected!

I was recently approved for a 2nd certain hotel credit card while still having my 1st one open!  But the hotel did something odd…I’ll show you later!

It’s been a while since I applied for new credit cards.

I really wanted to get in on the 50,000 mile limited-time Barclays US Airways sign-up bonus and a few others, so last month I applied for 5 cards and was approved for 4 (I’m still waiting to hear back on #5)!

4 Cards 110,000 Points 75,000 Miles Something Unexpected

I Applied for 5 Cards in December…Guess Which Ones?

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Our $27,000 Vacation to the Maldives for ~$4,300 & How You Can Do It Too: Part 13 – Male Airport and Plaza Premium Lounge

Emily Jablon:  Daraius and I used our miles and points to have a fabulous honeymoon in Bora Bora.

We heard that the Maldives Islands rivaled the beauty and splendor of Bora Bora, so we planned a trip to decide for ourselves!

The Maldives is known for its luxury resorts, and most resorts have their own private island.  There are beautiful white sand beaches and crystal clear blue water.  The islands also have fantastic snorkeling and scuba diving!

We booked 5 nights using Hilton points at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island.  The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is a 30-minute seaplane ride from Male, the capital of the Maldives.  We booked this trip to make the most of our Hilton points before the Hilton devaluation last year.

Male Airport Lounge

My Mom Looking for Treats to Bring Home

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Our $27,000 Vacation to the Maldives for ~$4,300 & How You Can Do It Too: Part 12 – An Afternoon in Male City

Emily Jablon:  Daraius and I used our miles and points to have a fabulous honeymoon in Bora Bora.

We heard that the Maldives Islands rivaled the beauty and splendor of Bora Bora, so we planned a trip to decide for ourselves!

The Maldives is known for its luxury resorts, and most resorts have their own private island.  There are beautiful white sand beaches and crystal clear blue water.  The islands also have fantastic snorkeling and scuba diving!

We booked 5 nights using Hilton points at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island.  The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is a 30-minute seaplane ride from Male, the capital of the Maldives.  We booked this trip to make the most of our Hilton points before the Hilton devaluation last year.

An Afternoon In Male

Daraius and His Dad at the Grand Friday Mosque in Male City

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