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Free Coffee While Being Generous

Free Coffee While Being Generous

Free Coffee Yes, it’s possible to donate money to worthy causes and receive free coffee at the same time.  I know that donations are normally altruistic and all, but hey, if I can get a little kick-back on the side…

Barclaycard’s Premiere Customer Service

Barclaycard’s Premiere Customer Service

Premiere Customer Service I figured that my past few posts on NCL (Link #1, #2 & #3) were so negative that I needed to rebound and give some praise for a change.  This shout goes out to a company that…

Spring Break Cruise ’16

Spring Break Cruise ’16

  The Planning Begins Our spring break cruise with Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) has come and gone and, unfortunately, the cruise itself has done nothing to change my previous review of that company.  NCL is quite simply the worst cruise…

10 Things I Wish I Knew Starting Out – Part 2

10 Things I Wish I Knew Starting Out – Part 2

I Wish I Knew Now for the completion of the top ten things I wish I knew when starting out in the reward and loyalty point game.  Continued from part one. TIP #6: Solicit Advice from the Pros by Following…

10 Things I Wish I Knew Starting Out – Part 1

10 Things I Wish I Knew Starting Out – Part 1

Starting Out How often have you ever said “I wish I knew that starting out?”  I know that many folks starting out come to my blog, and others like it, are new to reward and loyalty point collecting and are looking for…

10,000 Hawaiian Airlines Bonus Miles

10,000 Hawaiian Airlines Bonus Miles

In the past I haven’t really posted too many point or mile promotions as I figured most received them or found them online, but recently I found out that I am probably wrong in this line of thinking.  I was informed…

Cruising with Points

Cruising with Points

One area of travel that does not seem to have many loyalty point options is cruising.  My wife and I are currently looking to sail next year (which will be our eight) so we are beginning our search now for a…

Key West Getaways for $66

Key West Getaways for $66

Enjoy Affordable Key West Getaways by Jon Mohatt, aka Travel Brainstorm As I mentioned in my last post I am in the process of retiring from the Air Force, so to celebrate, my wife Courtney and I wanted to spend a…

How to Pay Off Credit Cards

How to Pay Off Credit Cards

How to Pay Off Credit Cards, Adding to Your Point Totals By Jon Mohatt Wow, how time flies.  It’s been over 55 days since my last post but I have been just a little busy retiring from the military and…

Why Dave Ramsey is Wrong and Costing you Money – Using Reward Credit Cards

Why Dave Ramsey is Wrong and Costing you Money – Using Reward Credit Cards

Could Dave Ramsey Actually be Wrong About Reward Credit Cards? By Jon Mohatt Ok, now that I have your attention I have to admit that in general I agree with Dave Ramsey in almost everything he says in regards to…