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How to Stay in Tokyo for Free: Part 1 – Introduction & Planning

Emily:   Have you always wanted to visit Japan?  You can get there for a fraction of the cost with a few credit card sign-up bonuses! My boyfriend and I recently … Read entire article »

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Ultimate Guide to Big Travel With American Express Membership Rewards Points Part 13: Hotels

You get lots of travel flexibility with AMEX Membership Rewards points.  Because if you don’t have set travel plans for a future trip, these transferable points give you travel options when you’re … Read entire article »

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How to Use Flexible Points With Different Banks to Book Multiple Airline Tickets on the Same Flight

Million Mile Secrets reader, Ray, commented: I have enough Chase Ultimate Rewards points for one round-trip flight to Spain.  But I would need to use my AMEX Membership Rewards points for … Read entire article »

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What’s the Difference Between US Bank FlexPoints and Altitude Points?

A Million Mile Secrets reader emailed: How do the US Bank travel credit cards work?  Can I redeem points for a statement credit or only toward travel purchases? This is a great … Read entire article »

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How You Earn Flexible Bank Points With Several Cards in the Same Program

Million Mile Secrets reader, Amy, commented: Is American Express Membership Rewards similar to Chase Ultimate Rewards where you earn points on each card individually?  Or are AMEX Membership Rewards points pooled into … Read entire article »

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“Traveling Gives You New Perspective of Other Lifestyles, and a Greater Appreciation for What You Have Waiting for You at Home”

Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money! Miles & Points Interview:   Travelling King Samantha writes Travelling King to provide tips, … Read entire article »

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Top 10 Easiest Awards to Book in 2017

To get the Biggest Travel with Smallest Money, it’s worth the time and effort to learn award booking tricks.  But it takes practice! If you’re looking for an easy way to to earn … Read entire article »

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“What I Learned About Buying Infant Tickets on My Trip to Spain”

We often let you know about amazing airfare deals.  And Million Mile Secrets team member Meghan bought cheap tickets to Spain during one of those sales! She was thrilled to get … Read entire article »

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