Category Archives: Hyatt

“Our Plane Got Struck By Lightning…Twice!”

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

Miles & Points Interview:   Free Sports Travel

Ben writes Free Sports Travel to share how easy it is to collect award points and how you can use those points to travel to sporting events and other spectacular places around the world for a fraction of the price.

FreeSportsTravel - Interview With Ben

2014 Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Arizona

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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Which FTU Dallas Big Travel Learning Session Are You Most Excited About?

Did you get your tickets to USA Today Frequent Traveler University Dallas?

FTU is a fun event where you can meet other folks who enjoy collecting miles & points for Big Travel!  You may even learn a few new tricks!

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And There’s Still Time to Get Tickets!

Find out more about FTU and how you can attend!

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Income Taxes: When You Should (and Should NOT) Use a Credit Card!

It’s that time of year again!  April 15, 2015, is the IRS tax filing deadline, and readers often ask if it’s worth paying taxes with a credit card to earn miles and points.

I’ve written about paying income taxes with a credit card, and whether doing so will code as a cash advance (it won’t).

But because you’ll pay processing fees of up to 2.35%, it’s generally not worth it except under specific circumstances.

Income Taxes When You Should And Should NOT Use A Credit Card

Paying Taxes With a Credit Card Might Make Sense in Certain Situations

Here’s how to pay taxes with a credit card and when it might make sense for you.

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Best of Million Mile Secrets – February 2015

1.   Do you know the new changes to the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card?

Best Of Million Mile Secrets - February 2015

On June 1, 2015, the AMEX Premier Rewards Gold Card Gets You a $100 Airline Credit on Certain Airlines

2.   You can get 70,000 Marriott points and up to 2 free nights from 1 card!

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Earn Double Hotel Points or Miles When You Stay at Hilton

You can earn double hotel points or airline miles when you stay at Hilton hotels.  To take advantage of this deal, you must stay between March 1, 2015, and May 31, 2015.

Earn Double Hotel Points Or Miles When You Stay At Hilton

Stay at Hilton and You’ll Be Seeing Double!

Find out how to get in on this deal and whether you should choose double Hilton points or double airline miles!

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