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Reader Success Story: How We Saved a Whopping 91% of $17k Trip to Europe Using Points and Miles

By: Bryce Conway 0

By 10xTravel Reader Ryan Ferreira I joined the 10xTravel Facebook community in the summer of 2018 but was already into credit card points. However, I hadn’t realized the value of transfer partners yet. For instance, I’m still kicking myself over using about 167,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards I earned with my Chase Sapphire Reserve for travel […]


Chase Freedom Flex vs. Chase Freedom Unlimited

Anya Kartashova By: Anya Kartashova 0

When we talk about earning travel rewards, cashback credit cards are rarely mentioned. In most cases, their rewards aren’t worth a lot when redeemed for cash back, and there’s rarely an opportunity to increase their worth. However, not all cashback cards are created equal. Chase offers a couple of cashback cards that are worth discussing—the […]


Is the Chase Ink Preferred Credit Card Worth It?

By: Charlie Lewis 3

The Chase Ink Business Preferred Credit Card is consistently ranked as one of our top credit cards for small business owners due to its generous bonus points offer for new cardholders, reasonable annual fee, and the amazing value of the points it earns. In fact, it’s the credit card that we use most for our own […]


Amex Platinum: A Guide to Benefits and Perks

By: Travis Cormier 0

The Platinum Card from American Express was one of the first readily available premium credit cards to hit the market. It brought exclusive benefits that weren’t seen on other cards and it continues to offer a premium suite of benefits and perks to its cardholders. Although the Amex Platinum now faces some competition, it still […]


How to Combine Hotel Points With Your Friends and Family

Anya Kartashova By: Anya Kartashova 0

Have you looked into transferring airline miles to another person before? In many cases, transferring points between loyalty accounts can turn into an expensive proposition. It’s much more affordable to book flights for someone else from the original person’s account. However, booking a hotel room for a traveler other than yourself isn’t as simple. Fortunately, […]


Chase Sapphire Preferred Bonus Updated to 80,000 Points!

Matt Brown By: Matt Brown 4

What a week in Chase news – last week Chase unveiled the new Chase Freedom Flex as well as updated benefits on the Chase Freedom Unlimited. And now this week, we get more good news from Chase – the best-ever bonus on the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card. You’ll earn a bonus of 80,000 Ultimate Rewards […]


Team Article: How We’d Use the Welcome Bonus from the American Express Gold Card

By: Spencer Howard 0

The American Express Gold Card has to be one of the more popular cards in the miles and points community. For starters, it has great bonus categories such as 4X Membership Rewards points at restaurants and 4X at U.S. supermarkets (up to $25,000 per year). It also comes with a welcome bonus of between 35,000 […]


What You Should Know About Citi Premier Credit Card

By: Charlie Lewis 0

The Citi Premier Card is Citi’s mid-tier travel rewards card with a $95 annual fee, competing with cards like the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card and the American Express Green Card. Recent changes mean the card offers strong points while traveling and at home, and Citi’s collection of useful (if slightly oddball) airline partners make this […]


Team Article: How We’d Use the Amex Platinum’s Welcome Bonus

By: Spencer Howard 3

The Platinum Card from American Express has long been a staple in the travel world thanks to the ability to earn valuable Membership Rewards points and a long list of perks to take your travel experience to the next level. The standard welcome bonus offer is 60,000 Membership Rewards points with a $5,000 minimum spend […]


Best Credit Cards for Booking Flights

By: Charlie Lewis 2

When it comes time to book a plane ticket, there’s one important decision that may not immediately cross your mind: which credit card to use. Your first instinct might be to reach for the card that earns the most points on flights, but that’s not necessarily the best choice. While booking a $200 plane ticket […]