All Articles

Disclosure: 10xTravel has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products. 10xTravel and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers.

Opinions, reviews, analyses & recommendations are the author's alone, and have not been reviewed, endorsed or approved by any of these entities. You can read our advertiser disclosure here.

Best Ways to Fly to Brazil With Points

By: Travis Cormier 0

There’s a lot to love about Brazil. From Carnival to Copacabana, there’s plenty of big events for South America’s biggest country. Its position in South America makes for some interesting points and miles opportunities. Some of its cities lie farther north, closer to Colombia. Others are a bit more south, including the hot spots of […]


How to Make Miles & Points Better: The One Thing We’d Each Change

By: Spencer Howard 0

As you spend more time earning and redeeming miles and points, there’s a good chance you’ll start thinking about how credit cards, airline programs and hotel programs could be improved. With that in mind, we wanted to share some of the changes 10xTravel team members would like to see. From credit card benefits to bank […]


Chase United Business Card Launch and IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card Highest Bonus Offer Ever

By: Travis Cormier 0

New Year, New Chase. That seems to be the motto so far. We’ve already seen some big changes to the Chase Sapphire Reserve, and Chase is continuing with the momentum. Today, Chase has launched the new Chase United Business Card, which (at least for now) will be the second United co-branded business card offered by […]


Five Best Ways to Fly to Hawaii Using Points

Anya Kartashova By: Anya Kartashova 0

For those with an acute need to relax, a curiosity for other cultures and no passport, Hawaii is a perfect vacation destination. It’s sunny, picturesque and easygoing. Just think about it. You, chilling, on a beach, in Hawaii. It’s a nice visual, isn’t it? Unfortunately, short of an occasional airfare sale, flights to Hawaii aren’t […]


Is Now the Best Time of Year to Open the World of Hyatt Credit Card?

The first part of the year in the points and miles world might as well be referred to as “Companion Pass Season” when you consider how many people are trying to earn the Southwest Companion Pass. But, I’ve long found that there are other cards to consider where the application time impacts their value. One […]


Why You Should Ditch Your Debit Card

By: Anna Zaks 3

I’ve only been interested in points and miles for a few years, but I’ve always used some kind of credit card for everyday purchases, never a debit card. When I see people use a debit card at the store or in a restaurant, I can’t help but wonder why? But don’t worry, I don’t start […]


Goodbye EBook, Hello New Online Course!

By: Bryce Conway 0

Hi Travel Junkies, I am moments away from deleting the ebook that was absolutely crucial to building the 10xTravel that you see today. That’s right, the ebook is about to be history. Toast. It’s contents scattered to the digital winds of the internet never to be seen again. “Why am I doing this?”, you might […]


9 Sneaky Travel Fees and How to Avoid Them

By: Caroline Lupini 2

There are a few things that I despise more than hidden travel fees that chip away at my (or your) vacation budget. Unfortunately, these fees have become much more prevalent as hotels, airlines, and other travel companies fight to display the lowest rate on travel booking websites — but are those low rates giving you […]


Ultimate Guide to Understanding and Improving Your Credit Score

By: Bryce Conway 0

This is a 5,000+ word guide on how to become a master of all things credit and credit scoring. Yup, you read that right. 5,000+ words. I am not a big fan of using 5,000 words when 500 will do, but a topic this important demands a thorough write up. Why? Your credit score is […]


5 Easy Romantic Getaways on Points

Matt Brown By: Matt Brown 0

Travel using points and miles doesn’t always have to involve flights across the world. While an around-the-world ticket flying business class to tons of destinations would be awesome, most people’s schedules don’t allow enough time to pull this off. Instead, taking a long weekend getaway is more what they’re after. Whether you’re trying to escape […]