TPG Beginner’s Guide Part 1: Everything You Need to Know About Points, Miles, Airlines and Credit Cards

Written by Samantha Rosen @ The Points Guy

Hello and welcome to the single most important article on this site — and possibly even the internet. But first, let us introduce ourselves. We are The Points Guy, and we’re about to be your new best friend. Collectively, we’re a group of travel experts who have traveled the world and we’re going to show …

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The Easy Way to Get Free 2-Day Shipping From Over 100 Retailers With Your Credit Card

Written by Samantha Rosen @ The Points Guy

File under: Useful credit card perks that fly under the radar. There’s a online shopping program that rivals Amazon Prime’s 2-day free shipping, and you might be able to get it for free — if you have an American Express card, that is. It’s called ShopRunner, and it’s a membership program that partners with retailers …

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Kourtney Kardashian Carries a Surprisingly Down-to-Earth Credit Card

Written by Samantha Rosen @ The Points Guy

Celebrities, they’re just like us. No, seriously. Kourtney Kardashian posted a picture of herself on Instagram this weekend (because of course), but something in particular caught our eye — not just her caption “Do you take Amex?” but more specifically, what type of Amex she’s holding.   View this post on Instagram   Do you …

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This Family Has Been on the Last 30 Inaugural Southwest Flights

Written by Samantha Rosen @ The Points Guy

March 17, 2019, is a historic day in the aviation world: The day Southwest Airlines finally launched flights to Hawaii! Flight 6808 departed Oakland (OAK) at 11:26am and landed in Honolulu (HNL) at 2:09pm. The flight was complete with hula dancing, Mai Tais and plenty of cheering. As special as it was for everyone on …

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7 Reasons I’m in Love With New Orleans — and You Should Be, Too

Written by Samantha Rosen @ The Points Guy

We’re partnering with Capital One on our Purposeful Travel Hub. If you have unique ways you like to pay it forward when you travel or just love exploring new places with family and friends, we want to hear about it. Share your most treasured travel moments and purposeful travel tips with us using #MeaningfulMoments. Ask anyone who knows …

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American Airlines Just Released the Trendiest Amenity Kits We’ve Ever Seen

Written by Samantha Rosen @ The Points Guy

American Airlines thinks it serves the best burger in New York — and now, it’s trying to woo us all with its new amenity kits. Well, consider me woo’ed. The airline teamed up with brands such as This Is Ground, STATE and Athltetic Propulsion Labs; yes, APL, the sneaker company you keep seeing all over your Instagram …

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