Kyle is the points and miles reporter at TPG. He specializes in maximizing points, miles, elite status and credit cards, so readers travel more comfortably and at a lower cost. Prior to joining TPG, Kyle founded his own travel consulting business, which he ran for eight years. He's also held roles at the U.S. House of Representatives and Lucerne Business, a branch of the Swiss government. Kyle's frequent contributions to the site include breaking news, product reviews and comprehensive guides. His stories are regularly quoted on the major travel blogs, MSN and the San Francisco Chronicle.