Category Archives: Beginner Tips

“My Goal Is to Convince and Help Those That Are on the Fence”

Welcome to the next interview in our interview series where travel bloggers share their insights on having Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   Point2Steve

Steve writes Point2Steve to convince folks to start collecting miles and points.

Point2Steve - Interview With Steve

Suite Upgrade I Received in Aria, Las Vegas

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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Confused About Timing Your Spending for the Southwest Companion Pass?

Readers have emailed and commented asking how to time their minimum spending on the Chase Southwest cards to earn the Southwest Companion Pass.

That’s because when you time it right, your Companion Pass is valid for nearly 2 years instead of one!

The Companion Pass is the best deal in domestic travel!  Because your designated companion flies for nearly free with you on all your paid and award flights on Southwest.

Confused About Timing Your Spending For The Southwest Companion Pass

Get the Timing Right to Fly 2-for-1 With the Southwest Companion Pass

The key to earning the required 110,000 points for the Companion Pass are the Southwest credit cards.  And for a limited time, the sign-up bonuses on all 4 cards have been increased to 50,000 points.

Depending on how many Southwest points you’ve already earned in 2014, you’ll want to meet the minimum spending requirements on those cards at different times to make the most of this deal.

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“I Was Buying and Selling Dell Computers on eBay to Pay for College”

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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:   Life, Tailored

Andrew writes Life, Tailored to show folks everything they do in life should be the best it possibly can be and they can do it all for less.

Life Tailored - Interview With Andrew

Andrew Living Life, Tailored

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“Live Within Your Means, Travel Beyond Them!”

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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:   The Smiling Suitcase

William writes The Smiling Suitcase to show people that they can live simply and travel luxuriously.

The Smiling Suitcase - Interview With William

William and His Family at Virgin Islands National Park, St. John, US Virgin Islands

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Become a Hero on Your Trip to Hawaii!

Are you planning a trip to Hawaii?

Via, Mommy Points, The Kauai Humane Society needs your help.

Even if you are NOT interested in adopting a dog, you can help save a dog’s life without paying a dime!

If you’re flying on Alaska Airlines and returning non-stop to 1 of these West Coast cities:

  • Oakland
  • Portland
  • San Diego
  • Seattle

You can help the Kauai Humane Society shuttle a dog from Kauai to the mainland where the dog has a much better chance of being adopted.

It’s easy and free!

Become A Hero On Your Trip To Hawaii

You Could Save the Day for Dogs Who Need a Home and It Won’t Cost You a Dime!

So how can you help?

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