Searching for award seats can sometimes be a frustrating process, especially for folks who are new to our hobby!
Learning to squeeze the best value from your miles and points (even which cards to apply for first!) takes time. But you can still get Big Travel with Small Money without knowing all the tips and tricks.
Take Your Vacation Sooner With an $1,100 Flight Discount
I’ll show you 2 credit card sign-up bonuses that will get you $1,100 in Delta flights without searching for award seats. And without hurting your chances for getting other valuable cards!
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Earlier this year, Barclaycard introduced 3 new JetBlue cards with new sign-up bonuses and better perks.
While I’m not a JetBlue flyer, I have friends who are die-hard JetBlue fans! They love the spacious seats, complimentary in-flight Wi-Fi & entertainment, and free snacks and drinks.
If you live in certain cities frequently served by JetBlue, the JetBlue cards could be an excellent deal for award flights within the US and to the Caribbean, Mexico, and South America.
Folks in JetBlue Focus Cities Have Lots of Award Flight Options to Terrific Destinations in the US, Caribbean, Mexico, and Central & South America
I’ll share the best cities for JetBlue flights and help you decide if you should apply for these cards!
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Although Delta miles can sometimes be hard to use, you can book award flights on many routes where your miles are worth over 2 cents each.
This means you can get more value with the limited-time increased sign-up bonuses of 50,000 Delta miles on the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express personal and small business cards and 60,000 Delta miles on the Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express personal and small business cards.
If you consistently get 2+ cents per mile on Delta award flights, a 60,000 mile sign-up bonus is worth at least $1,200!
Use Delta Miles to Book a Round-Trip Award Flight to New York This Summer and Get More Than 2 Cents per Mile in Value
I’ll show you how to book US award flights to get the most value for your Delta miles!
Are you planning a family trip to visit your son or daughter studying abroad in Europe?
There are many ways to use rewards credit cards to save thousands of dollars off regular airfare prices for your trip.
Use Miles to Visit Your Son or Daughter Abroad in Florence and Take in the Panoramic Views
I’ll give you helpful hints and ideas for making a family trip to Europe possible using miles and points.
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