9 Ways to Keep Hawaiian Miles from Expiring (Without the MileFinder)

The last miles-for-search tool is officially dead and we missed the funeral: On November 17, 2015 Hawaiian Airlines discontinued the search function on the Hawaiian MileFinder. I didn’t even get to give it a proper eulogy like I did for… Continue Reading


Points and Miles Checklist: Things to Do in May

I dropped the ball on publishing the points and miles checklist on the first of the month, but we’ll just blame it on the fact that I was too busy to write it it fell on a weekend and most of… Continue Reading


Chase Sapphire Preferred First Friday Bonus: Earn 3 Points on Dining

First Friday Bonus 3 Points per $1 Chase Sapphire Preferred

If you’re a Chase Sapphire Preferred cardholder, it’s worth noting that today is the first Friday of the month, meaning you earn an extra point on dining. This isn’t anything earth shattering, especially considering the Chase Freedom card pays out… Continue Reading


First Friday Bonus: 3 Points/$1 for Sapphire Preferred Cardholders

First Friday Bonus 3 Points per $1 Chase Sapphire Preferred

If you’ve resisted the urge to call in sick today, you can make work a little more bearable by earning some bonus points at lunch. On the first friday of the month, Chase Sapphire Preferred cardholders earn an extra point… Continue Reading


Beginner’s Guide to Miles and Points: Dining Rewards Programs

Beginner’s Guide to Miles and Points #11: Dining Rewards Programs Nearly every loyalty program mentioned in this guide offers a dining rewards program. You simply sign up, register your credit card, and receive points when you dine at select restaurants… Continue Reading


Beginner’s Guide to Miles and Points: Maximizing Credit Card Category Bonuses

Rewards credit Cards in a wallet

Beginner’s Guide to Miles and Points #8. Maximizing Credit Card Spending In addition to making online purchases through shopping portals, you should charge all of your expenses to relevant mile-earning credit cards in order to maximize your spending. For example, the Chase… Continue Reading