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American Express Platinum Card Major Changes

By: Travis Cormier 0

The Platinum Card by American Express has been a hot topic since the benefits and annual fee changed about a week ago. Many of you often ask if it is a good time to get the card. Especially since you can only get the sign-up bonus for this card once per lifetime! If you’re looking […]

5 Awesome Ways to Use SPG Starpoints

By: Travis Cormier 0

SPG Starpoints are considered one of the most valuable point currencies on the market today. From amazing hotel redemptions to some fun airline transfer partners, SPG Starpoints provide you with the flexibility to book whatever you need for your trip. With the Starwood and Marriott merger the program is only guaranteed to last through the […]

Introducing the Newest Members of the 10xT Team!

By: Bryce Conway 0

Happy Friday Travel Junkies, Today we are proud to announce the addition of three new members to the 10xT Team! Each of these incredibly talented individuals will be helping to create content for the blog as well as assisting with answering reader questions via email and social media. I wanted to let each of them […]

Increased Sign-up Bonus Ends Next Week, Get Your 35,000 SPG Starpoints Now

By: Bryce Conway 0

Hi Travel Junkies, Just a heads up, next Wednesday (April 5) is the last day to apply for the the American Express Starwood cards and receive their limited time offer of 35,000 bonus Starpoints. NOTE: This bonus is no longer active as of April 5th, 2017. The standard offer on these cards is only 25,000 […]

How to Get Your Real Credit Score (Without Having to Pay for It)

By: Spencer Howard 0

Not a day goes by that we don’t get questions about credit scores. Sometimes it’s as simple as someone wondering where to find their credit score, other times it’s a momentary freak out when a reader looks at Credit Karma and sees their score has dropped. To prevent these freakouts and make it easier for […]

5 Best Ways to Fly to Hawaii Using Points

By: Luke Sims 0

Hi Travel Junkies, Hawaii is that dream destination on your bucket list that feels more like a fantasy than a possibility. You lean back in your chair at the office, close your eyes and picture yourself sipping a Mai Tai with the ocean breeze gently passing through your half-buttoned Hawaiian shirt. You then snap back […]

How to Use Balance Transfer Cards to Eliminate Credit Card Debt

By: Bryce Conway 0

It’s no secret that we here at 10xTravel are big fans of earning points and miles through the responsible use of credit cards. These rewards are essentially “free money” that is given to you just for using a particular credit card. And, in our little 10xTravel fantasy world everyone uses rewards credit cards responsibly, pays […]

Tomorrow is the Last Day to Earn 100,000 Bonus Points with Chase Sapphire Reserve

By: Bryce Conway 0

Hi Travel Junkies, Just a heads up, tomorrow is the last day to apply for the Chase Sapphire Reserve and receive the 100,000 point signup bonus. This 100,000 point offer is available exclusively in Chase branches through March 12th (which is a Sunday, so most branches will be closed). The Sapphire Reserve is arguably the […]

Big News: We’re hiring 2 new people to work for 10xT!

By: Bryce Conway 0

Hi Travel Junkies, We are looking for two new team members at 10xT to help with content development. Ideally people who can start right away. Skills required: Intermediate to advanced knowledge of earning and redeeming miles/points for award flights and hotel stays (6+ months experience desired) Understanding of previous 10xT published material Writing skills, particularly […]

Reader Success Story: A $50,000 European Adventure for Under $3,000

By: Bryce Conway 0

Editors Note: Some of these credit card offers have changed. Please visit for a list of up-to-date offers. Today, we’re going to hear from Lalaine Mackey about an amazing European adventure she and her husband, Russ, had last year. If you’d like to share your story with the 10xTravel readers, drop us an email […]