Author: Kyle Potter


Understanding Delta SkyMiles and How to Make Them Work for You

  Whether you’re a recent convert to points and miles or a seasoned pro, you’ve heard the knock on Delta SkyMiles: They’re “worthless,” “unpredictable” and “not worth the trouble.” Let the Thrifty Traveler team set the record straight: That’s all...

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Getting Started with Travel Rewards Credit Cards

  Getting started in the points & miles game can often seem overwhelming; not to mention, confusing. In this post, we will walk through a step-by-step guide to getting started with points & miles earning credit cards. With a slow start...

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When to Use Points vs. Paying Cash

  There’s nothing quite like the feeling of booking a free flight with points & miles. However, there is one equal and opposite feeling; realizing you could have gotten much more value out of the points you just forked over....