Archive for December, 2010
Posted on 22. Dec, 2010 by Points Advisor.
Home for the holidays: Sometimes it pays to be a loyalty junkie. A member of more than 10 loyalty programs, Luwam Semere entered the Points.com Million Mile giveaway, and found herself the proud winner of 1,000,000 JetBlue TrueBlue points. ‘Tis the season for skyrocketing travel costs and based in Los Angeles, Luwam Semere and her [...]
Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 by Points Advisor.
Without further ado, here is Frugal John’s 5th tip on how to make the most of your loyalty programs: 5. Don’t be afraid to spend “hard” cash to maximize your point/mile balance. Cash is king for the simple reason that it is accepted pretty much anywhere, by anybody, for almost anything. The acceptance rates on [...]
Posted on 06. Dec, 2010 by Points Advisor.
Welcome to Frugal John’s latest tip on how to make the most of your points and miles! 4. Know the expiry rules for your programs. Nothing is more wasteful than having your points/miles vanish because your account has been deemed inactive. Know the expiry rules for your programs so you can engage in enough activity [...]
Posted on 01. Dec, 2010 by Points Advisor.
Earn While you Shop. With the holidays fast approaching and shopping in full swing, we’d like to share one of our favorite tips for earning points and miles during the holiday season. Two words: earn malls. The number of people shopping online has grown exponentially over the past few years. And why not? Sitting at [...]