Category Archives: Beginner Tips

“I Studied Monkeys on a Remote Indonesian Island”

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

Miles & Points Interview:   Justin Does…

Justin started his blog, Justin Does…, to share tips, tricks, and stories he’s learned both at home and on the road.

He travels close to 100,000 miles a year, spends close to 50 night per year in hotels, and has visited 48 states in the US and almost 30 countries on 4 continents.

And he’s giving away a $50 Amazon gift card.

Justin Does - Interview With Justin

White Men CAN Jump (in Athens, Greece)

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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“We Took a $20,000 Vacation for Basically Peanuts”

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

Miles & Points Interview:   PointsCentric

Ralph advises clients and writes PointsCentric to give folks tips on how to accumulate millions of miles and points with credit cards, promotions, etc. at almost no cost!

You can follow PointsCentric on Twitter.

PointsCentric Interview With Ralph

Ralph and His Wife on Their 2nd Honeymoon at the Hyatt Andaz in Maui

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“Our Credit Scores Have Gone Up Dramatically Since We Began Applying for Multiple Rewards Earning Credit Cards”

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

Miles & Points Interview:   Getting My Points High

Bethany writes Getting My Points High to share her obsession for traveling using miles & points.  She also wants to help others learn how to collect points to travel anywhere in the world for almost free.  Visit her site to enter to win a $25 Target gift card!

You can follow Bethany on Twitter.

Getting My Points High - Interview With Bethany

Bethany in Krabi, Thailand

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“We’ve Successfully Used Miles & Points for Vacations With Our Family of 6″

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

Miles & Points Interview:   Crazy 4 Rewards

Anabelle writes Crazy 4 Rewards to share their experiences using miles and points and to also post some of their couponing deals.  She’s also giving away a $25 Amazon gift card.

You an follow Crazy 4 Rewards on Twitter.

Crazy4Rewards - Interview With Anabelle

Anabella and Jorge at a Wedding in Temecula, California

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Celebrity Chefs in Your Home: Other Ways to Use Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

Update:  The Chase Ink Plus 70,000 point offer is no longer available, but check Hot Deals for the latest offers!

I like to take flights (sometimes international First Class and sometimes coach) and stay at hotels by transferring my Chase Ultimate Rewards points to partner airlines and hotels.

But YOU might enjoy different ways to use your points!

So I looked into using Chase Ultimate Rewards points for interesting travel experiences.

Celebrity Chefs In Your Home Other Ways To Use Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

“Fighter Pilot for a Day” Is 1 of Many Chase Ultimate Rewards Experiences

But are these adventures a good deal?

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