Nick Reyes

Nick Reyes is a (fairly) regular guy with an animalistic passion for maximizing the value of miles and money to travel the world in comfort and style. There is little in life that he loves more than finding a fantastic deal and helping you shop smarter & harder to achieve your travel dreams.

Bilt Mastercard launches partner award search in their own app [AA and Aeroplan]

Bilt Mastercard has launched a really cool functionality for Bilt Rewards customers: you can now search for American Airlines and Aeroplan awards within the Bilt app. That's awesome and a huge win for Bilt customers....
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The many ways to earn American Airlines loyalty points announced

Yesterday, View from the Wing covered the release from American about what does and does not count for loyalty points in the new AAdvantage program that began on 1/1/22. The inclusions will make most...

Dining and groceries to count toward Prestige card $250 travel credit in 2022

Miles Talk reports that Citi is once again allowing both dining and grocery purchases to count toward the Citi Prestige card's annual $250 travel credit. Citi had previously broadened the categories that qualify for the...

Debating the Hyatt dummy booking offer

For about a year now, the new cardmember offer on the World of Hyatt visa card has stunk. While Amex has marched around on a points parade and co-branded cards from United, Southwest, and...

Flying Blue Promo Rewards for January 2022 [25% off economy on many routes)

Air France / KLM Flying Blue Promo Rewards are out for the month and there are a number of North American destinations on the list at a discount of 25% on economy class redemptions....

Southwest Companion Pass Complete Guide 2022

The Southwest Companion pass has undoubtedly long been the most valuable companion ticket benefit of any airline program and it continues to be so in 2022. The key value lies in the fact that...

Capital One lets you see your credit card number online

Capital One lets you view your entire credit card number and details like expiration date and CVV code online from your desktop browser or you can create a virtual number in the app. Here...

2021’s Deal of the Year

Was the deal of the year the chance to spend your cold hard cash buying miles on the cheap or the chance to be rewarded lavishly for every dollar you spend? This week, Greg...

[Update: now it’s too late] Use your 2021 Fine Hotels & Resorts credit

Update 1/1/22: It is now too late to make use of your 2021 Fine Hotels & Resorts credit. If you let this one slip away last year, skip down to the section about sub-$300...

Frequent Miler’s Most Popular Posts of 2021

Which Frequent Miler posts were most popular in 2021?  Below you’ll find the top 10 new posts and the top 10 updated posts in 2021.  Popularity was measured by the number of pageviews each...

Amtrak credit cards no longer available

As reported by Doctor of Credit yesterday, the Amtrak credit cards are no longer available for new applicants. Doctor of Credit speculates that this has to do with Amtrak potentially moving to a new...
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Free miles: EVA offering 1,000 miles for new members, up to 1,000 bonus miles...

EVA Air Infinity MileageLands is offering 500 free miles to new members who sign up for the loyalty program and an additional 500 miles for completing your profile, which means 1,000 easy miles for...

Get a Hyatt suite upgrade that’s good until 2024 by procrastinating

Miles Talk published a piece of brilliance that I wish I had seen right away yesterday: the short story is that if you are about to reach 70, 80, 90 nights or a higher...

[Posted at AAdvantage] Incredible: the 240x SimplyMiles deal is being honored!

Update #5 12/30/21: This morning, miles from the SimplyMiles offers have deposited into American Airlines accounts (including both the base miles and bonus 5x). Oddly, the SimplyMiles side shows 0 miles earned and lacks...

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