Points and Miles

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The Ultimate Travel Companion: Chase Sapphire Preferred Card Explained

Maybe you’re just starting out with this whole traveling with points thing. Or maybe you already have this card and you want to better utilize it’s features and benefits. Either way, you’re in the right place. The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card is my go to recommendation for anyone looking to get started in this hobby. With its long list of travel benefits, flexible redemption options, and a super valuable welcome bonus, the Chase Sapphire Preferred card offers value to pretty much everyone. In this guide, we’ll dive deep into what makes this card a must-have for anyone looking to elevate their travel experience.

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How to Transfer Chase Points to Hyatt

When it comes to hotel loyalty programs, World of Hyatt is among the best. While Hyatt may not be the world’s largest hotel chain, it still has many options for guests, and regardless of which hotel tier you choose, you’ll get a great deal for your points with this program.

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How to Open a Business Credit Card with a Side Hustle

If you’re new to points and miles and you work a typical 9-5 job with an hourly wage or annual salary, you may think that you need to stick with personal credit cards. While there are plenty of great personal card options and bonuses out there, I’m here to tell you that you are missing out on serious travel rewards if you completely write off business credit cards. Chances are, you already qualify for a business credit card and you just don’t realize it.

If you have ever had any kind of side hustle you will most likely qualify for a business card.

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Hiking Diamond Head Crater in Hawaii with Kids

Honolulu, Hawaii is heaven for tourists and adventure seekers alike. There are plenty of activities to fill your days, whether you’re looking to relax on the beach or explore the island. And when visiting Hawaii’s capital, you don’t want to miss Diamond Head (or Lē‘ahi).

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The 10 Best Hyatt Properties with Water Slides

I don’t know about your kids, but mine think vacations are just better when our hotel pool has a waterslide. Even if your days are going to be spent exploring Disney World or some other bucket list destination, they just want to know what the hotel pool situation is. So if you’re looking for great hotels you can pay for with credit card points, that also have some epic water freatures, I’ve got you. I have rounded up some of Hyatt’s best properties that boast multiple water slides, lazy rivers, and interactive play areas. Because when it comes to family vacations, sometimes the resort IS the destination.

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Everything You Need to Know About Antelope Canyon X

Last spring break our family spent a week in Arizona, Nevada and Utah and made a point to visit Antelope Canyon X because of beautiful pictures I had seen online. And let me tell you, it lived up to the hype. There are several tours available, but we chose to go with Canyon X because of its availability and price (the other tours fill up fast and cost more!). But I want to reassure you that just because this cost less, it did not disappoint one bit. You’ll love the spectacular views inside this slot canyon. Before your visit, you may want to research several things first, like Antelope Canyon X’s best time to visit, Antelope Canyon weather, Antelope Canyon X vs Upper Canyon and Lower Canyon and more. Below, I’ve given you a comprehensive guide on Antelope Canyon X tours. So, keep reading!

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The Ultimate All-Inclusive Resort Packing List

Booking an all-inclusive resort can be a convenient and easy to plan option for your next family vacation. I find that when all of our food and activities are already paid for, it’s so much easier to enjoy myself! While most everything is included in the price, I have yet to find a resort that does the packing for me too! (Packing might be my least favorite part of traveling!)

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18 Travel Gifts for Kids

Travel-related gifts for kids are a fantastic way to inspire a love for adventure and exploration from a young age. They can not only make the journey more enjoyable and educational, but it’s always a way to give practical gifts that you know they’ll use!

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Best Things To Do in Cape May, NJ

Cape May, New Jersey offers so many family-friendly activities that are sure to keep kids entertained. Start your day by visiting the Cape May County Park and Zoo, where children can marvel at a wide variety of animals and even enjoy a train ride through the park.

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A Complete Universal Studios Packing List for Families

“What to bring to Universal Studios?” is the most common question asked by many first-time park-goers. Since our family had season passes in 2022 we made a point to fly to Orlando as often as we could to take advantage of them, so we learned pretty quickly what to put on our Universal Studios Packing List. I hope this list will help you as much as it has helped my family! Having all these items will ensure you are prepared for a fun-filled day at Universal!

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Venture X Transfer Partners

The Capital One Venture X is a premium travel credit card that offers a variety of benefits and rewards to its users. In all honesty, it’s my favorite travel rewards card of the 20+ cards I have open. One of the most exciting features of the Capital One Venture X is its ability to transfer points to a variety of transfer partners. In this blog post, we’ll explore the Capital One Venture X and its transfer partners in detail.

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How to Earn the Southwest Companion Pass

Southwest Companion Pass Trick

Want to hear something pretty cool? In the last 2 years our family has not paid for one single plane ticket. Now that would be easy if we hadn’t traveled anywhere, but nope! That’s not at all the case…

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16 Fun Things To Do in Charleston With Kids

Parents with young kids will find plenty of things to keep their little ones entertained in Charleston. From museums and historical sites to parks and playgrounds, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy. And better yet, you can visit Charleston with points for nearly free! Read all the way to the end for tips on how to visit Charleston with points.

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Hyatt Family Plan

If you have a bigger family like we do, you know that traveling can be expensive. Between flights, hotels and rental cars, a trip can get pricey. Especially in places like Europe where room occupancies rarely exceed 3 people. That’s why I’m so excited to tell you about the Hyatt Family Rate as a way for families to save money on their hotel stays!

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