My First Award Redemption — Reader Success Story

Written by Peter Rothbart @ The Points Guy

Today I want to share a story from TPG reader Alan, who booked a trip to South America with his wife: I’ve been consistently reading and following TPG for a little over a year now, and I wanted to share the story of my first award redemption. Last year, I signed up for the Chase Sapphire Preferred …

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Banking Miles to an Airline Partner — Reader Success Story

Written by Peter Rothbart @ The Points Guy

Today I want to share a story from TPG reader Phil, who maximized the rewards he earned from a business class flight: As a long time United 1K member, deciding where to post my miles has generally been a no-brainer. However, a recent trip made me think twice about my strategy. I picked up an amazing business-class …

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A Schedule Trick to Book First Class — Reader Success Story

Written by Peter Rothbart @ The Points Guy

Today I want to share a story from TPG reader Sarah, who found a workaround to ANA’s lack of one-way awards: I’ve seen a few TPG articles highlighting the great value you can get from Virgin Atlantic miles, so when I saw the 90,000-mile bonus available on the Bank of America Virgin Atlantic Mastercard earlier this year, …

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