Whatever your reason for booking a last-minute flight, you can bet it won’t be cheap. Airlines sure know how to stick-it-to-you when you need a quick ticket. According to CheapAir, booking a flight within 14 days of departure will run you an extra $111 on average, compared to flights booked well in advance. If you […]Read more "How to Save Money when Booking Last Minute Flights"
It seems like every year airlines concoct more erroneous fees and plug their most exploited loop-holes. Well I found, at least for myself, a useful loop-hole for Southwest award tickets. An award ticket is a ticket you book with points or miles. Isn’t that nice, the airlines are “awarding” you for spending hundreds, if that […]Read more "Bet You Didn’t Know You Could do This With Your Southwest Ticket"
The Southwest Airlines companion pass is the best free-travel perk out there, hands down. So what makes it so special? With the companion pass you can designate somebody to fly with you for FREE whenever you fly on Southwest. It could be a spouse, friend, or even a sister-cousin, it doesn’t matter. You can change […]Read more "What is the Southwest Companion Pass and How do I Qualify?"
I love free sites that make it easy to find deals, Skiplagged.com is one of those. SkipLagged utilizes a hole in airlines’ pricing structures to help save you money. Skip Lagged is showing you “hidden city” fares that are usually lower than what you would find on other travel sites. Hidden City tickets are tickets […]Read more "How to Use Skiplagged.com to Save Big Bucks on Flights"
The one major hurdle in getting your points from a credit card offer is that the bank requires you spend a good chunk of money up front. They do this to recoup some of their losses, they also do this to get you in the habit of using their card. They want you to continue […]Read more "Need Help Meeting Your Credit Card Minimum Spend?"
You can still rack up points without signing up for a credit card. The important part is to not put it off until you are ready to travel somewhere. It is best to start racking up points before you are ready to use them 🙂 The first step in racking up points by simply “spending […]Read more "How Can I Earn Points Without Signing up For a Credit Card?"
Alright, get your mouse and keyboard ready, this is the offer you have been waiting for! No annual fee for the first year and only $1,000 minimum spend. This is an American Express credit card for 60k Delta miles + a $50 statement credit when you make a Delta purchase. 60k points is enough for […]Read more "Credit Card Deal Alert – Delta Amex – 60,000 Miles + $50 Free Spent on Delta"