frequent flyer miles

How I Gave US Airways $1700 for Nothing, Not Even Flights

11 | 06 Life as a full-time traveler

Traveling with frequent flyer miles isn’t always easy. Here’s a sordid story of dealing with US Airways, with some rules for navigating frequent flyer miles.

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Financial Travel Tip #120: Travel Hacking for Canadians

09 | 11 book reviews

The book Travel Hacking for Canadians is a useful resource on frequent flyer mile strategies and programs, hotels, car rentals, cruising, and more.

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I’m Just Popping Over to Europe for a Visit

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Here’s why “popping” isn’t usually in my vocabulary, and how I’m trying out some new moves by “popping” over to Europe.

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Financial Travel Tip #115: Earning Frequent Flyer Miles on Hotels with Rocketmiles

06 | 14 Financial Travel Tips

Here’s a cool way to earn extra frequent flyer miles on hotel stays – with Rocketmiles.

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Financial Travel Tip #86: Frequent Flyer Mile Tracking Sites

06 | 28 Financial Travel Tips

If you’re committed to frequent flyer mile stardom, you need a way to track multiple memberships and balances. Here are 3, with a special deal for you.

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Financial Travel Tip #85: The Ultimate Guide to Frequent Flyer Miles

06 | 21 Financial Travel Tips

In this mini-series on frequent flyer mile tools, we discuss The Ultimate Guide to Frequent Flyer Miles; one of the most comprehensive guides I’ve read yet.

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Financial Travel Tip #84: Being a First Class Flyer

06 | 14 Financial Travel Tips

In this mini-series on frequent flyer mile programs and services, we take a look at how to fly in style with First Class Flyer.

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Financial Travel Tip #83: Frequent Flyer Mile Accumulation for Canadians

06 | 08 Financial Travel Tips

Canadian Free Flyers is a frequent flyer mile program just for Canadians, with easy access to all the deals and steals we Canucks can take advantage of.

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Financial Travel Tip #8: Flying for Free (or Almost Free)

12 | 24 Financial Travel Tips

Here’s how you can fly around the world – in business class no less – for (almost) free. No really! I’ve done it!

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