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“Traveling Makes You a Conscious, Contributing Member of Our Society”

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

Miles & Points Interview:  Not Your Average Gal

Caroline writes Not Your Average Gal about travel, health and occasional soapbox moments.  Check her out on Facebook, Instagram, TwitterPinterest, or Snap her[email protected].

Not Your Average Gal

Our Wedding Ceremony – Old Wardour Castle, Whiltshire, England

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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New: Get 500 Free Virgin America Points in Under a Minute!

Via View From the Wing, you’ll get 500 free Virgin America points when you sign-up to receive an email newsletter from Virgin Produced by October 26, 2016.

It only takes a minute to sign-up!  And although this isn’t a lot of points, it’s the 3rd time in ~1 month that Virgin America has offered free points.

Free Virgin America Points

Earning Free Virgin America Points From Promotions Can Add Up!

I’ll show you how to get the free points.  And remind you of ways to earn and use Virgin America points!

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Get 500 Free Virgin America Points for a Minute of Your Time

Virgin America has an easy way to get free points!

Via Frequent Flyer Bonuses, you’ll get 500 Virgin America points when you sign-up to receive e-mail announcements from Virgin Hotels by September 30, 2016.

Free Virgin America Points

pro Use Virgin America Points to Fly to San Francisco or Many Other Destinations!

I’ll tell you how to sign-up!

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Beginner’s Guide to Using Flexible Points for Big Travel With Small Money

In our interview series, we always ask, “What do you now know about collecting miles and points which you wish you knew when you started out?”

The most common answer interviewees give is that they wish they would have started sooner.  Even if you’re unsure of your travel goals, starting to earn transferable points now will give you lots of options for your future trip plans.

Because transferable points programs have dozens of airline and hotel partners, you’ll have the flexibility to choose where to move your points when you’re ready to use them.

Beginner's Guide To Using Flexible Points For Big Travel With Small Money

Dreaming of Big Travel? Transferable Points Give You the Most Flexibility When You’re Ready to Plan Your Trip!

Let’s take a detailed look at the 4 major transferable points programs.

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Limited Time: 25% Transfer Bonus on AMEX Membership Rewards Points to Hawaiian Airlines Miles

Good news for folks looking for more Hawaiian Airlines miles!

Through June 21, 2016, you’ll get a 25% bonus when you transfer AMEX Membership Rewards points to Hawaiian Airlines miles!

Limited Time 25 Transfer Bonus On AMEX Membership Rewards Points To Hawaiian Airlines Miles

Get a 25% Bonus When You Transfer Your AMEX Membership Rewards Points to Hawaiian Airlines. And Escape to Hawaii From the Mainland US for 40,000 Hawaiian Airlines Miles Round-Trip in Coach!

Here’s more about what you can do with Hawaiian Airlines miles.  And how to transfer your AMEX Membership Rewards points.

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750 Free Virgin America Points!

With Virgin America’s new sweepstakes, it’s easy to earn 250 free Virgin America points!  And if you’re not already enrolled in their frequent flyer program, you can earn 500 more points!

750 Free Virgin America Points

You Can Use Virgin America Points to Fly to Hawaii with Their Partner Airline, Hawaiian Airlines!

Here’s how to enter.  And ideas for ways to use your Virgin America points!

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New AMEX Membership Rewards Partner! Save Miles on Flights in the US, to Europe, and Asia!

Great news for folks with AMEX Membership Rewards points!  Via View From the Wing, you can now transfer your points to Etihad.  And there are some award flights that are great deals!

For example, you can use Etihad miles to pay fewer points on airline partner American Airlines for a Business Class or First Class ticket to Asia or Europe.  And, you’ll save miles on First Class flights within the mainland US and Canada!

New AMEX Membership Rewards Partner Save Miles On Flights In The US To Europe And Asia

Etihad Is the Newest AMEX Membership Rewards Transfer Partner. Use Etihad Miles to Get Great Deals on Certain Flights, Like on Airline Partner American Airlines

I’ll explain how it works!

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Best Two-Card Combinations for Big Travel With Small Money

Update:   One or more card offers in this post are no longer available.  Check our Hot Deals for the latest offers. 

I’ll show you credit cards that work well together to help you get Big Travel with Small Money!

Best Two Card Combinations For Big Travel With Small Money

I’ll Show You Which Card Combinations Earn the Most Points for Your Everyday Spending Like Shopping and Dining Out

Here are 3 great combinations for earning more miles, points, or cash back!

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Hot! West Coast to Australia From ~$500 Round-Trip!

Via SecretFlying, you can fly round-trip from several West Coast cities to Australia (via Honolulu) starting at ~$500 round-trip in coach!

This deal will NOT last.  So book quickly!

Hot West Coast To Australia From 500 Round Trip

Fly to Sydney, Melbourne, or Brisbane From West Coast Cities for ~$500 Round-Trip in Coach!

This is likely a mistake fare!  So do NOT book non-refundable hotels or activities until you’re sure the airline will honor the fare.

I’ll show you how to get the deal!

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