Category Archives: Travel Hacking

Apple FCU credit card: a good deal for travelers?

Every now and then I like to explore the vast, uncharted regions of the internet to see what kinds of cool stuff I might find. It was on just such a journey that I found the Apple Federal Credit Union … Continue reading

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Why Choice Hotel points are actually useful, and how to mix credit cards with gift cards

TESTING SOMETHING OUT HERE: Yesterday, as a joke, I tossed in an affiliate link along with some obviously false miraculous claims about credit cards healing the ill, and to my surprise it generated some clicks. So today I would like … Continue reading

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Southwest 50,000 offer is back! Also: how do you negotiate a brokerage retention bonus?

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES 50,000 OFFER IS BACK: Welcome back, Southwest Airlines 50,000 point sign-up bonus! This offer has been rotated in and out every few months for a couple of years now and it’s good to see it back as it’s a … Continue reading

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Chase wants to give you a referral bonus! Also: what’s the best card for car rental insurance?

5,000 UR POINTS FROM CHASE: Chase has a new referral program wherein you can get bonuses when you get your friends to open Chase accounts. Enter your information here to see what bonuses you’re eligible for. WHICH CREDIT BUREAU DOES YOUR BANK … Continue reading

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