Enter the Epic Race to Win One Million JetBlue TrueBlue Points with “Into the Blue: Marathon to a Million”

In celebration of reaching one million fans on Facebook, we’re excited to partner with JetBlue and Barclaycard on an epic journey. With our “Into The Blue: Marathon to a Million” photo contest, five semifinalists will be entered to win one million JetBlue TrueBlue points by participating in a scavenger hunt. Readers can enter for a chance…

Announcing the Latest Version of TPG To Go: TPG To Go 2.0

After much planning and testing, we released the first TPG app, TPG To Go, back in 2014. More than a year later and after receiving some great feedback from users, we’re thrilled to announce the follow-up version of the app, TPG To Go 2.0! Along with all the tools from the first version of the app, including favorites like…

Introducing Our First TPG Event of 2016: Sundance Film Festival

One of my favorite things about being The Points Guy is the chance to interact with readers and fans as I travel, especially when I get to hear about how my tips have inspired them to use points and miles to take their own dream trips. Of course, hanging with celebs is pretty fun, too. Somewhere in between…

This Week Marks 20 Years in Points and Miles!

This week marks 20 years since I first redeemed frequent flyer miles — and look how far we’ve come. As a 12-year-old boy, if you had told me that I would have a career in points and miles, I probably would have laughed hysterically and said there was no way because I was going to be…

I’m Speaking at SXSW Music in March!

Don’t worry, I’m not singing! But I am excited to present at SXSW Music on March 16 in a panel, “Getting the Most Bang for Your Touring Buck.” I’m going to be talking with Tom Windish, president at The Windish Agency and a music industry icon, about tips for rewards travel for artists and their…

5 Lesser-Known Things that Affect Your Credit Score

Earning points and miles through a variety of lucrative credit card bonuses can open up tons of amazing travel options. But to really work this hobby to your advantage, you need a solid credit score. Today, TPG Contributor Vikram Birring goes back to basics with a look at several things that you may not even…

Win Tickets To The TPG Reader Meet-Up in Austin!

It’s our team’s first trip to SXSW, where we’ll be attending the Interactive conference, and we can’t wait! To celebrate we are throwing a reader event in downtown Austin this coming Saturday, March 14, from 7-10pm. If you’re a diehard TPG fan and in the Austin area, let us know how technology enhances your travel experience and we will let 30…