Tag Archives: rewards
Posted on 04. Jan, 2012 by Points Advisor.
We hope that your holidays were filled with cheer, family, friends and points and miles! Happy New Year from the Points.com team. We look forward to another year of bringing you the latest loyalty program news and advice. Image source: http://www.sxc.hu/profile/gabriel77
Posted on 19. Aug, 2011 by Points Advisor.
Here’s our super-intern Jessie to talk about the advantages fall brings for points and mile fanatics. Enjoy! Top 5 Reasons to Celebrate the Arrival of Fall (in the Land of Loyalty) Don’t despair as the curtain slowly drops on this summer season! There are lots of lovely things to look forward to this fall (including [...]
Posted on 15. Mar, 2011 by Points Advisor.
Frugal John: Around Points.com, one of our colleagues, John, is known as the go-to person for questions about how to get the most out of your loyalty programs. His penchant for savings has even earned him the nickname “Frugal John”. Last year, John wrote a series of guest posts listing his top 5 tips for [...]
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 22. Nov, 2010 by Points Advisor.
Frugal John is back again with another Monday morning tip about how to make the most of your loyalty program rewards. Today John is sharing his thoughts on inflation and rewards. Here’s John’s second tip: 2. What goes up must come down. In 1958, $2.70 would get you a “Wash & Wear” dress shirt from [...]
Posted on 12. Nov, 2010 by Points Advisor.
“Snag Holiday Gifts — Without Spending a Dime” by Kelli B. Grant on SmartMoney.com In the November 10th Deal of the Day on SmartMoney.com, Kelli B. Grant gives the low down on how you can use your points and miles to save money when buying holiday gifts this year. Well worth the read! To learn [...]
Posted on 30. Aug, 2010 by Points Advisor.
The suitcases are unpacked and the kids are headed back to school – it must be Labor Day! Don’t let your vacation memories fade with your tan. Capitalize on the points and miles you earned on your summer vacation to throw a great Labor Day party. Celebrate the end of summer or get your gang [...]