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Million Mile Secrets is here to help you guide you on your miles and points journey. That’s why we’ve created valuable resources to help you achieve your travel goals!
Starting your miles and points journey can seem overwhelming. So if you’re new to our site or maybe just a bit lost, check out these quick tips!
New to Million Mile Secrets?
Check out how team member Keith got 6 Business Class flights from Australia worth $45,000 for only $540!
Here’s one of his incredible videos with some amazing shots of New Zealand!
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On the “Hot Deals“ tab, you’ll find the latest and greatest credit card offers.
We always share the best deals with our readers, even if we don’t earn a commission. Because we want you to get the cards that are the very best fit for you. Plus, it’s the right thing to do!
You’ll notice flags next to certain cards in “Hot Deals.” We hope this helps you figure out which card is a perfect fit!
It’s also easy to see which cards will earn us a commission, and which cards will NOT.
If there’s a picture of the credit card, we DO get a commission. If it shows a card with the Million Mile Secrets logo, we do NOT earn a commission. We’ve even added a note to make it as transparent as possible!
Check out these posts with credit card tips that will help you get Big Travel with Small Money:
- Setting travel goals
- With miles, never miss a friend’s wedding again
- Becoming an authorized user and earning future sign-up bonuses
You spoke and we listened! We get quite a few questions about award bookings, especially on social media. We are working hard to provide updated guides to help you travel the globe!
Here are our latest award booking guides:
- Introduction to Korean Air Miles
- How to Book Award Flights on Korean Air
- How to Book Award Flights on Partner Airlines
You can always refer to our “Guides“ for the latest tips and tricks to help guide your next trip:
- What to look for when using miles to book partner award flights
- 3 quick tips for planning a last-minute trip with miles & points
- How to transfer Starwood points to British Airways for Big Travel
Need Travel Inspiration?
Our readers inspire us every day! Click “Our Readers’ Success Stories“ to see the awe-inspiring trips fellow readers have taken using miles and points. And learn how you can take similar trips!
Check out the latest stories that have inspired us, and will hopefully inspire you too:
- A 2-For-1 Trip to Paris and Portugal
- An Incredible Family Trip to Hawaii AND Alaska
- 25 Days in Fiji and Australia
Emily and I have visited 30+ countries since we began our miles & points journey. We try our best to make detailed reviews of each place we explore. We’ll also have team members share their travels as well!
We love reader questions! Here’s how to find answers:
1. Top Tips
We get similar questions from a lot of folks. You can find answers to many of those questions in the “Top Tips” tab.
You can view our posts to frequently asked questions like:
- How to meet minimum spending requirements
- How to redeem your miles
- How to find cheap airfare
- How to time the Southwest Companion Pass
2. Search Bar & Contact Me Page
Still looking for answers? Use the Google search bar to easily search the site for answers to your questions. Many times you can find the answer to your question in a previous post.
3. Fellow Readers
We like to call our readers “Million Mile Secret Agents.” Why? Because they share their secrets and offer great insights!
We usually see readers answer one another’s questions in the comments section of posts. So if you’re stumped, don’t be afraid to leave a comment! One of our “Secret Agents” likely has an answer or has been in a similar spot. And folks are happy to assist you.
We also love reading the wonderful feedback y’all give us!The camaraderie and positivity of our community is simply amazing!
It’s also nice to put a face with a name. We really like when folks in the Million Mile Secrets community have a Gravatar! It shows everyone your friendly smile. 🙂
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Things are always changing in the world of miles & points. Great deals on flights and hotels and better credit card sign-up bonuses don’t last forever.
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And check out our Instagram page to see where we’re traveling! Tag your miles and points trips with #bigtravelsmallmoney and we’ll share!
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Tap the 3 horizontal lines in the top right of your screen to access the same content and menus described above. We want you to have access to the latest news and updates, wherever you happen to be!
Million Mile Secrets is here to help you get Big Travel with Small Money!
You can use our Beginner’s Guide to learn the basics of collecting and using miles & points. And once you’re ready to sign-up for credit cards, you’ll always find the best offers on the Hot Deals page.
Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest, because we love engaging with our “Million Mile Secret Agents!” Plus, you’ll always be up-to-date with the latest news in the world of miles & points.
Enjoy exploring, ask questions (we’re here to help), and share your success story when you take a fun trip!
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