MilesQuest
How to find out what’s on your public record used by banks and credit card companies for approvals

Traditionally, applying for a line of credit involved showing up in person to a bank or credit union and having an interview. Today, we’re inundated with online... Read More

Bald Thoughts
How to earn an extra 7%-10% cash back on dining

We all love using our credit cards that provide bonuses for dining, right?  Some cards offer 2x on dining, while many premium cards offer 3x on dining.  Well,... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Win 300K AA Miles, Uber Delivers Drag Queens, Nintendo Theme Park

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

Travelling the World
My Exhausting 40 Hours of Travel

It has been a really long almost two days and I’m ready to sleep for at least a week… if not longer. My 40 hours of travel began in Cusco, Peru and ended in... Read More

FlyMiler
HOT! 50% Off 10 Uber Rides!

Sign up for Uber and get $20 off your first ride! If you already have an Uber account, then use the following code to get 50% off of 10 Uber rides up to $10 per ride... Read More

Bald Thoughts
13 Tips to Prepare Your Home Before Your Next Trip

My friend Anum is guest posting today with some excellent tips for home maintenance before your next vacation. Summer is one of the most popular times for travel.... Read More

Will Run For Miles
Al Hirschfeld’s Tony’s at the Algonquin Hotel in NYC

What a treat! If you plan to be in New York City this summer (before August 8th), visit the lobby of the Algonquin Hotel to see the artwork of Al Hirschfeld on display!... Read More

Magic of Miles
Marriott eBreaks for June 29-July 2, 2017 at 20% Off

I put all of the properties together in an easy-to-view master list separated alphabetically. The post Marriott eBreaks for June 29-July 2, 2017 at 20% Off appeared... Read More

Bald Thoughts
How we spent 2 days at Disneyworld for under $100!

One of the most expensive parts of a trip to Disneyworld is buying the tickets.  We all use ways to travel hack our flights and hotels, but did you know that you... Read More

TravelTheGlobe4Less
I Hate Camping So Why The Hell Am I Climbing Kilimanjaro?

OMG. I like an adventure but to be honest, it doesn’t come natural to me. Yes, I like ziplining, I like abseiling, I like climbing but it is most definitely a... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Kimpton Summer Password 2017

Twice a year Kimpton celebrates the changing of the seasons with the Kimpton Secret Password.  The Kimpton Summer Password 2017 is now available and runs through... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
How the iPhone changed literally everything

An essay about how the iPhone changed not only how we communicate but also the very humanity of our species. The post How the iPhone changed literally everything... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Win a Cole Haan American Airlines Amenity Kit from International Business Class

Today, we’re offering readers a chance to win one of two Cole Haan American Airlines amenity kit from International Business Class.  I received these amenity... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Free Virgin Mobile, Shark Attack Filmed, 5 Quick Vacation Workouts

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Winner of United Club Passes + Win an FTU T-Shirt

A big thank you to everyone who participated in our sweepstakes for 2 United Club passes.  We appreciate your support and your suggestions for future post ideas.... Read More

Travelling the World
Avianca FA Doesn’t Believe I’m in Business Class!

As if the trip back to Seattle from Peru couldn’t get any more, well, interesting… As I wrote yesterday, my friend and I were flying from Lima to the U.S.,... Read More

The Jetsetter's Homestead
Summer Reorganization, Try Caviar, and Recap

Welcome to the latest version of the Jetsetter’s Homestead update.  This is our central space to talk a bit about our travels (especially those that... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Five of My Favorite Things to Do in Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia is a beautiful island located about 500 miles northeast of Venezuela. U.S News and World Report recently named Saint Lucia the second best place to... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Free Luggage from Lufthansa, Food Theme Park, HOT Flight Deal to Miami or Denver

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

No Mas Coach!
The Nines Hotel Portland, a Luxury hotel review

If you ask anyone in Portland where to go, that has the best rooftop bar, the swankiest rooms, the best service, and a great restaurant to boot? The Nines wins out... Read More

Travelling the World
Lima Airport: Where Airlines Treat Passengers Like Sh!t

Hello from Lima Airport where I’m not having the best end to my wonderful South American adventure due to the incompetence and rudeness of multiple airline... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Air France A320 Business Class Intra Europe Review

European Business Class isn't known for its exceptional seats, and this flight is no different. The service however was what set this Air France crew apart. Read our... Read More

TravelTheGlobe4Less
How We Unexpectedly Became The New Orleans St Patrick’s Day Parade

The New Orleans St Patrick’s Day Parade 2014 It’s March 2014 and we are on an all-expenses paid trip to New Orleans. The top performers convention... Read More

The Jetsetter's Homestead
Experience Europe in The Amazing Race Style – Are You Game?

We have a few questions to pose to our readers this weekend: Have you ever wanted to compete on The Amazing Race? Do you crave a summer vacation with... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Essential Travel Apps and Websites for Frequent Flyers

Research by Nielsen indicates that 137 million U.S. customers use travel apps on phones and tablets each month. With so many travel apps it can be hard to dissect... Read More

AcCounting Your Points
Still Alive – Amex Blue Business Plus 20k Sign-up!

This great offer is still alive people! Earn an easy 20,000 Amex Membership Rewards points after $3,000 in spend after the first 3 months with the Blue Business Plus... Read More