How to Earn and Use Points at Las Vegas Hotels

M Life and Southwest

Las Vegas is like the Bermuda Triangle of travel hacking. The basic rules of the game just don't seem to work the way they do elsewhere, though that doesn't mean there aren't still ways to get a good deal. Sometimes it's as simple (and important) as knowing the right person. If you're a … [Read more...]

PointsHound to Offer Double Dip for Hotel Bookings

Up to three ways to earn.

Today I'm reviewing PointsHound, another of the companies featured in the ConcourseZ Shark Tank at the Los Angeles FTU in November/December, but I'm also announcing a new development in their service that could revolutionize the way you book hotels: allowing you to earn airline miles, … [Read more...]

Rewarding Recap: New PC Promos, 100 Free Miles, and Cheap US Miles

Halloween is coming up. I think my candy days are behind me, but I was known for operating a little candy stock exchange the day after Halloween back when I was little. Every piece had its price, and somehow I always ended up with all the chocolate bars and my little siblings with all the … [Read more...]

Rewarding Recap: Airline Enrollment Bonuses and $50 off Travelocity

I'm off on another mileage run tonight, and I also booked the last of my travel for the year, just pushing me over the threshold for Premier 1K status. It's a nice feeling to have it all booked. And you know what? It pays to keep track of your travel, as I realized I would still be just a … [Read more...]

Priority Club Giving 50K Points to 40 Shoppers

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There have been lots of shopping portal promotions lately, but I think Priority Club has come up with one of my favorites. 40 winners will get 50K Priority Club points, enough for at least one night at any Priority Club or InterContinental hotel. Since there are tricks to just buy PC … [Read more...]

Rewarding Recap: Easy ANA Miles for Star Alliance Award Search and 15% off SkyTeam

I meant to write this at a leisurely pace while relaxing at the United Club in Seattle. Instead I lost track of time, spent 30 minutes in traffic, picked up Megan from her office, and then made a wrong turn that sent me north instead of south, doomed to repeat that stretch of traffic yet … [Read more...]