When traveling to Los Angeles and New York you can save money on entertainment by planning in advance! Have the unique and fun experience of attending a taping of 1 of your favorite TV shows for free!
See Your Favorite Shows Live!
Watching shows live is a great time and there may even be behind-the-scenes tours, opening comedy acts, and giveaways! Continue reading
One of the best tricks miles and points enthusiasts use is concentrating their efforts on collecting transferable points to use on award tickets, hotel stays, and more!
Instead of focusing on earning points in a specific frequent flyer or hotel guest program, folks who collect transferable points have many more options for how they use them!
That’s because you can choose to transfer your points to dozens of different programs.
The World Awaits: Transferable Points Give You Many More Options for Big Travel With Small Money
Let’s look at why transferable points are a great deal along with some of the best ways to use them!
Did you know TSA PreCheck is NOT the only way to skip long security lines at airports?
You could save time and aggravation by signing-up for CLEAR, which lets you enter dedicated (shorter) screening lanes at certain US airports.
And folks with Visa Signature cards can try CLEAR free for 6 months! Plus, you won’t have to wait in line with over 1 million travelers who’ve registered for TSA PreCheck!
You and Your Family Could Get Through Airport Security Lines More Quickly With CLEAR
But CLEAR is NOT for everyone. I’ll explain!
If you’re looking for a frugal destination for your summer travels, you could stretch your vacation budget further by traveling to Canada!
That’s because the exchange rate between the US and Canadian dollar is very good right now.
It’s like saving ~20% everywhere! And you could get there cheaply if you can drive, take the train, or fly from cities near the US / Canada border.
Instant Discount! You’ll Get ~1.22 Canadian Dollars for Every US Dollar
There are lots of Canadian destinations Emily and I would love to visit but haven’t seen yet. Here are 5 on our wish list.
1. Better Offer for Virgin America Cards (Targeted)
Via Flyertalk, some folks may receive a better sign-up bonus for the Comenity Bank Virgin America cards. So check your email and keep an eye out when you fly Virgin America. One commenter noted they received the offer while using the Wi-Fi in-flight.
With this deal, you can earn 30,000 points when you complete the minimum spending on the Virgin America Premium Signature account. Or sign-up for the Virgin America Signature card and earn 20,000 points when you complete the minimum spending.
These cards have a respective $149 and $49 annual fee that’s NOT waived the 1st year.
This deal ends May 31, 2015.
You Can Earn Double the Publicly Available Sign-Up Bonuses for the Virgin America Cards, If You’re Targeted
Check out my full review of the Virgin America cards for more details on these cards and tips on how you can use the points!
2. $50 off $350 at Hotels.com for Memorial Day Weekend