Category Archives: Southwest

Best Offer Yet: 70,000 Point (~$875+ in Travel) Chase Ink Plus

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The highest sign-up bonus ever for the Chase Ink Plus business card is now available online!  You’ll get 70,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points after you spend $5,000 in the 1st 3 months.  But this offer is only available for a limited time.

In the past, Chase has offered 70,000 points for this card, but only through targeted offers or if you applied in a branch.  Now, anyone can apply online!

And if you already have the Chase Ink Plus, you may be able to refer someone and get a 10,000 point bonus!

If you missed out on the 60,000 point increased sign-up bonus earlier this year, you’ve got a 2nd chance to earn even more points!  70,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points will get you at least ~$875 in travel (or more if you transfer points to airline and hotel partners).

Best Offer Yet 70000 Point 875 In Travel Chase Ink Plus Now Available Online

Where Will YOU Go With 70,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points?

And even if you’ve had the Chase Ink Plus in the past (when it was a MasterCard), some folks report being able to get the sign-up bonus again.  That’s because it’s now a Visa card and is considered a different card product.

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What Are Your Favorite Ways to Use Miles and Points?

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As travel enthusiasts, we all collect miles and points for different reasons.  Some of us save up for luxury vacations, First Class travel, and 5-star hotels.  Other folks prefer stretching their points, favoring coach flights, budget accommodations, and the best deals.

Others rather travel off the beaten path, staying away from chain hotels and looking for new adventures.  And some people save their points to share their love of travel with family and friends.

There’s no right or wrong way to use your miles or points!  Whether you use them for international or domestic travel, or even redeem them for gift cards if you won’t be traveling, the important thing is to do what you like with them!

What Are Your Favorite Ways To Use Miles And Points

What’s Your Travel Style? Do You Have a Favorite Way to Use Miles and Points?

Whatever your travel style, the 1 thing we all have in common is a passion (or obsession!) for Big Travel with Small Money!  So what’s your favorite way to travel using miles and points?

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2 Cards Get You 7 Nights Hotel & Almost the Southwest Companion Pass!

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Update:  The Ritz-Carlton card offer in this post is no longer available.

I’ve written about the different Chase Ritz-Carlton Rewards card offers and how you can get a sign-up bonus as high as 140,000 points after meeting minimum spending requirements.  None of these cards pay a commission, but they could be useful to you!

And if you and your partner each get a 140,000 point card, you can combine points and access Marriott Hotel + Air Packages, to get you a 7-night hotel stay and points with dozens of airlines, including Southwest.

Because Ritz-Carlton and Marriott are essentially the same frequent-guest program (just with different branding and marketing), you can use your Ritz-Carlton points to stay at Marriott hotels and vice versa.

But did you know that if you choose Southwest points as part of this package, they’ll count towards earning the Southwest Companion Pass?  With a Companion Pass, your companion flies with you for almost free on both paid and award tickets.

This could make a good deal even better!

2 Cards Get You 7 Nights Hotel And Almost The Southwest Companion Pass

Use Ritz-Carlton Points for Marriott Hotel + Air Packages and Earn the Southwest Companion Pass!

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Southwest Companion Pass Will Take You to Costa Rica!

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Southwest will begin flying to Costa Rica March 7, 2015!  This is especially great news for folks with the Southwest Companion Pass.  Because the Companion Pass allows you to bring a companion on your flights for nearly free!

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The View From the Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose in Costa Rica

The Southwest Companion Pass is the best deal for domestic travel and it’s becoming 1 of the best deals for international travel to destinations just south of the US like Mexico.  I’ll explain!

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“The Lights Went Down, a DJ Appeared Out of Nowhere, Strobe Lights Came on and the Restaurant Filled up With Dancers”

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Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   Saving for a Dream

Nancy’s blog Saving for a Dream focuses on traveling with a family of 5, living on a tight budget, and how to save money on Disney vacations.  Her goal is to be debt-free (including mortgage), travel with her family, pay for her kids’ college education, and be financially independent during retirement.

And she’s giving away a $25 Disney gift card.

Saving For A Dream Interview With Nancy

Colorado Vacation: Cabin in the Mountains

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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