Earn 40,000 Points with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

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If you ask any savvy frequent traveler to list his or her top three travel credit cards, chances are good that the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card will be on that list. Chances are very good, actually. Different travelers have different lists, and have different allegiances to different brands, of course—yet still, the Chase Sapphire Preferred® […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Go to Europe, Prepared

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Go to Europe, Prepared I’ve been saying recently that now—and this summer—is the time to go to Europe, as the exchange rate is now an incredible €1.00 EUR = $1.08 USD (here’s the up-to-the-minute rate at XE.com). It’s predicted that the Euro will be on par with the dollar by the summer, but compared to what […]

It’s Time to Go to Europe More Cheaply and Easily

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One of my favorite places to travel in the world is Europe—especially in the summer. And this summer should be an amazing time for Americans because it’s never been cheaper. Thanks largely to Norwegian Air Shuttle, flights to Europe are cheap, and the dollar has been strengthening at a rapid rate. Have you seen the […]

2015 is Full of Purchases, Milestones and Travel for Millennials

American Express is an advertising partner of JohnnyJet.com, but the opinions and beliefs in this post are those of the author alone, who makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information. Look out for the big spenders and travelers hitting the town! The American Express Spending and Saving Tracker results are in. In 2015, […]

50,000 AAdvantage miles—for $1,475, or $89 and one purchase

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American Airlines just sent me an email offering me the chance to “buy AAdvantage miles for [myself] or gift miles to a friend or loved one.” Here’s the page they linked, where you can buy 1,000 to 100,000 bonus miles. I think it’s a terrible deal since 1,000 currently costs $29.50, while 100,000 miles costs $2,950. And this […]

Earn 70,000 Points with the IHG® Rewards Club Select Credit Card

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There’s a new credit card offer making the rounds right now, and if you’re in the market for some serious hotel benefits, it’s probably worth a look. Currently, the IHG® Rewards Club Select Credit Card comes with an offer of 70,000 bonus points when you spend $1,000 in the first three months of account opening. That’s a lot of […]

3 Travel Credit Cards for 2015

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American Express is an advertising partner of JohnnyJet.com, but the opinions and beliefs in this post are those of the author alone, who makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information. One of the most important travel tools you can have is also one of the smallest and lightest things you can take with […]

For Travelers: The Platinum Card® from American Express

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American Express is an advertising partner of JohnnyJet.com, but the opinions and beliefs in this post are those of the author alone, who makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information. Most credit cards that I recommend (and sign up for) come with hefty bonus mile opportunities. The Platinum Card® from American Express is no […]