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 […]

5 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 […]

Travel Tip of the Day: New 50,000-Mile Credit Card Offer

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New 50,000-Mile Credit Card Offer (EDITOR’S NOTE: This offer has ended and links have been removed.) I only include a credit card offer as the Travel Tip of the Day when the offer is really incredible—and this is one of those offers. Starting today, the US Airways® Premier World MasterCard® is offering a limited-time bonus of 50,000 miles (not […]

Limited-time offer: Earn 50,000 miles with the US Airways® Premier World MasterCard®

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I recently signed up for the US Airways® Premier World MasterCard®. That’s because a lot of the credit card bloggers I follow highly recommended it and I was immediately approved—and this was before they bumped up their offer from 40,000 to 50,000 miles after your first purchase and payment of the $89 annual fee! Not only […]

Why the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is My #1 Travel Credit Card

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Editor’s note: As of September 2014, you can earn 40,000 miles with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card, as Johnny’s written before. The Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is my number one travel credit card because it awards two miles per dollar spent on anything related to travel and dining (that means everything from taxis to hotels to airlines to restaurants). Given […]