Hotel Credit Cards with No Annual Fee: Hilton, Choice & More

A crucial step in maximizing your points and miles is figuring out how much value you’re getting out of any given transaction. Annual fees are a direct hit to the value you can get out of a credit card, making cards with no annual fees attractive even though they typically offer more modest benefits. Today, TPG Contributor Nick Ewen analyzes several…

Truly Pet-Friendly Hotels: The Weekly Wish

Many of you know that I’m the proud parent of a sweet, styling, jet-setting little Blue French Bulldog named Miles. He travels with me whenever it’s feasible, and I love having him along. TPG Contributor Nick Ewen is also a dog owner, and like me, he’s encountered some inhospitable policies from hotels that advertise themselves as…

Bonus Aeroplan Miles, Marriott Free Night, Ink Cards & More

Update: The offers mentioned below for the Chase Ink credit cards has expired. View the current offers here – Ink Plus, Ink Bold, Ink Cash.   Here’s a recap of the top points and miles news from this week: Reminder — Increased bonuses for Ink cards end June 1: The current offers of 60,000 points for the Chase Ink…

Saturday Recap: 25% Virgin Atlantic Award Discount, 50% American and US Airways Miles Bonuses, 2X Miles with Rocketmiles and More

Here’s a recap of the interesting points and miles news from the week. 25% Percent Off Economy Awards With Virgin Flying Club: Almost all routes are discounted by 25% on Virgin Atlantic when you redeem your Virgin Flying Club miles for economy travel by January 27, 2014. Blackout dates are between April 4-21,2014 and July 16-September…

Saturday Recap: Bonus American and Delta Miles and Hilton Points, Southwest Fare Sale, La Quinta Returns Bonus and More

Earn 1,000 American Miles Per Night Staying at Conrad: Hilton HHonors members can register for a promotion to earn 1,000 bonus American AAdvantage miles for every night they stay at Conrad Hotels & Resorts now through December 31 in addition to the HHonors points and AAdvantage miles you’d already earn with Hilton’s Double Dipping. To…