5 Reasons to Add Brighton to Your UK Bucket List

The British resort town of Brighton is an intriguing city by the sea that’s often described as being a destination with real personality. I’d heard various conflicting opinions about the area so was eager to see for myself whether this town is as gritty as they say, or if it was more cultured, a mix of both or something entirely different. I…

Earn up to a 100% Bonus When You Buy Hilton Points

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card, Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express Update 10/21/16: Hilton has extended this promotion, giving you an opportunity to buy points for 0.5 cents each through October 31. Now through October 21, you can…

How to Travel to London for Free Using Points and Miles

It’s been several months since Brits voted to leave the European Union, and the British pound has yet to recover from the wild currency fluctuations that followed this decision. In fact, as CNN Money reports, the pound fell to its lowest level in 31 years this Tuesday, at just about $1.27 per pound. Regardless of…

Earn Delta Medallion Qualifying Miles and Double Miles for Hilton Stays

Are you a few Medallion Qualifying Miles (MQMs) short of qualifying for the next level of Delta status? Well, if you have hotel stays planned now through the end of the year, you can knock out some of these miles in your sleep! Now through December 31, earn 250 Delta MQMs and double miles each time…

Save Big on Flights, Hotels and Cruises in October Using Amex Offers

Amex Offers are opt-in, limited-time and generally targeted deals for American Express cardholders. If you’ve ever looked through the list of Amex Offers, you know how overwhelming it can be. Digging through all of the discounts and other mediocre deals to find the ones actually worth considering is a daunting task. We’ll continue to post separately…

Hilton Flash Sale: Get 25%-30% Off Select European Properties

Starting today through October 10, 2016, Hilton’s offering a flash sale of up to 25%-30% off select properties in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Travel must be completed on weekends between October 7, 2016 and January 29, 2017. As with most flash sales, full payment is required at the time of booking, and rates are…

Earn Triple Points on All Hilton Stays Through the End of the Year

Earlier this year, Hilton launched its summer promotion, which it ended up extending through the end of the year. With the Double Up promotion, HHonors members who register will receive 2x points on every hotel stay. And now, with the success that the chain has had with that promotion, it’s extending it to include an…

Top 10 Travel Rewards Credit Card Offers for October 2016

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN, Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express, Platinum Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card from American Express I compile a list of the top travel rewards credit card offers available…

Earn 100,000 or 75,000 Bonus Points With These Hilton HHonors Card Offers

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card, Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express If you’re looking to boost your Hilton HHonors account balance, these increased sign-up bonuses could be of interest. The Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express is currently offering 100,000 bonus points after you…

How Do I Earn Hilton HHonors Elite Status from Spending?

TPG reader Brian emailed me to ask about earning Hilton status: “You’ve mentioned that certain Hilton cards offer Diamond status if you spend $40,000 in a year — can you spend that amount on anything, or do you have to spend $40,000 with Hilton to qualify?” Many travel rewards credit cards offer annual bonuses as an incentive to cardholders. Some bonuses are awarded simply for…