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Bank of America Application and Bonus Rules

By: Jeff Brownson 0

For many years, Bank of America didn’t have any set rules to restrict approvals and sign-up bonuses. As long as you had a reasonable application, you would be approved more often than not. However, in 2017, Bank of America implemented some more defined restrictions that go beyond any of the standard reasons for denials—poor credit […]

Chase Sapphire Preferred vs. Chase Sapphire Reserve: Which One Is Right For You?

By: John Tunningley 0

Two of the most common questions we get at 10xTravel are: “What card should I get first?” and “With the new Chase Sapphire rules which Chase Sapphire card should I get?” The answer to both of these questions is the same. To put it simply, the card that is better for you depends on your […]

Chase Bonus and Application Rules

By: Jeff Brownson 1

When it comes to points-earning credit cards, Chase is one of the major players. They have some of the best cards to hold and some solid bonus offers but, unfortunately, some of the toughest restrictions as well. Chase has many rules for credit card applications. Some of these are documented in the card offer terms […]

Baggage delay claim process with Citi Prestige

By: Julie Szpira 1

In September, I spent two weeks exploring Europe. I booked a flight on Aegean Airlines from Amsterdam (AMS) to Rhodes, Greece (RHO), with a connection in Athens (ATH). The connection time was about 55 minutes, but since Aegean Airlines offered that connection time as acceptable, I wasn’t worried about missing my flight. Well, the flight […]

Hotel Review: Hotel del Coronado – San Diego

By: Bryce Conway 0

Hi Travel Junkies, I just got back from a quick weekend trip to sunny San Diego, California that featured a 2-night stay at the historic Hotel del Coronado. Though I — and seemingly every other tourist in San Diego — have been to the Hotel del Coronado before, I’d never actually stayed there. I simply walked […]

Reader Success Story: European Honeymoon

By: Bryce Conway 0

By: Chris Centeno Editors Note: Some of these credit card offers have changed. Please visit for a list of up-to-date offers. After my trip to Thailand and an upcoming proposal and wedding, I was already planning to use miles and points to plan our honeymoon. Knowing that money was going to be spent regardless, […]

How To See The World With 120,000 American AAdvantage Miles

By: Travis Cormier 0

If you’ve ever found yourself staring at your miles and points wondering where they can take you, you’re not alone. Earning miles is the easy part of what we do. Knowing where your miles can take you can sometimes be overwhelming. Your miles aren’t doing you any good just sitting there. You need to put […]

The Basics of Award Change and Cancellation Fees

By: Julie Szpira 0

Award booking can be tricky. You have to choose an airline, the class of service, and then choose your dates. If the dates correspond to a special occasion and you absolutely must travel on specific dates, you are going to want to book your flight as early as possible.   Most airlines open their flight […]

5 Easy Ways to Book Award Tickets to Paris

By: Luke Sims 0

Whether you’re drawn in by the rich history and romantic sites or you’ve always dreamed of stuffing your face for several days with the finest bread, cheese, and wine — my dear friend Audrey said it right, “Paris is always a good idea.” One of my favorite trips of all time, Paris is an absolute […]

The Revamped American Express Hilton Cards

By: John Tunningley 0

There’s been a lot of talk about the changes coming to the American Express Hilton Honors credit cards. Let’s take a look at what you can expect going forward. In January, all Citi Hilton cardholders will be converted to American Express Hilton cards and existing American Express Hilton cards will be modified slightly. Additionally, American […]