Blog 2017-06-29T15:02:55+00:00

Changes to the American Airlines & Alaska Airline Partnership

It looks like there might be some turbulence in the relationship with American Airlines & Alaska Airlines because things are changing for the worse. Last week it was announced that starting January 1, 2018 AAdvantage members will no-longer be able to fly on Alaska Airline flights and earn miles that go towards qualifying an AAdvantage [...]

3-Easy Steps To Book a Family Trip to Hawaii Using Just Points

When it comes to any vacation analyzing which points to use and how is always a pain. So, when Rewardopoly representatives created an itinerary to Hawaii for a family of four, using just points, we thought we’d share the process -- so you can focus on your vacation and not the agitation.  Step 1 – [...]

A Couple’s 16 Day Trip to Thailand, Cambodia & Vietnam For Less Than 60,000 Credit Card Points

Planning an international trip is daunting but after saving my rewards that I collected using my credit union’s credit card (which depending on your state -- anyone can be a part of) from Logix Federal Credit Union it was super easy and enjoyable to book; which made my South East Asia trip to Thailand, Cambodia [...]

By | May 24th, 2017|Airline & Air Travel, Credit Cards|0 Comments

From the Air to the Streets Get More Points Using UBER

UBER, a convenient and inexpensive taxi service is now a staple for many travelers in urban cities both domestically in the United States and globally. And with a network of partners so vast -- you may not know how far beyond the streets their reach goes. From airlines to hotels, check-in and check-out (pun intended) [...]

By | May 16th, 2017|Airline & Air Travel, Automotive & Ground Transportation, Credit Cards, Hotels & Destination|Comments Off on From the Air to the Streets Get More Points Using UBER

Summer Concerts & The Loyalty Programs That Will Get You There

As Coachella rolls out the season for summer concerts today – it’s the perfect opportunity for us to remind you of the loyalty benefits you might not be aware of ….like special access to concert tickets. Here are some of the credit cards and companies that offer these loyalty perks - American Express Card Members [...]

Kayak Releases A New Tool That Will Help Strategize Your Travel Rewards

Strategizing rewards is hard. Which flight will get you the most miles? Is it even worth it to use miles? Can you combine miles from other carriers to create a round-trip itinerary? The list goes on and on. But have no fear the Kayak Alliance Tool is here. Just search for flights as you normally [...]

Feel the Fizzies and Contribute to a Better Future

Yesterday was an important day. It was International Women’s Day, a global celebration bringing to light the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women as-well as a call to action for accelerating gender parity; and as a woman fighting the good fight I would like to take this opportunity to use Rewardopoly as a platform [...]

By | March 9th, 2017|Customer Experience, Food & Dining, Make A Difference|Comments Off on Feel the Fizzies and Contribute to a Better Future

Sweet Benefits for Your Sweetheart & You

The holiday of love is among us and although picking out the right Valentine’s Day gift can be nerve racking and expensive, it doesn’t have to be. This year, focus your efforts on strategizing your benefits so that love is rewarding in two ways. REWARDOPOLY STRATEGY 1 If you’re a United MileagePlus member you must [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Airline & Air Travel, Food & Dining, Retail & Shopping|0 Comments

Earn Points & Cash Back When Booking Boutique Hotels

Trip Advisor just released their “Top 25 Hotels in the United States” list and we noticed that all of them are boutique hotels, which raised the question – with no coalition and no loyalty program, how do we optimize our reward points? The strategy is within the booking tool. Boutique hotels have their benefits; customized [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Credit Cards, Hotels & Destination|0 Comments

Act, To Be The Change You Want To See

Yesterday was an eye-opening day. Even if you didn’t support the demonstrations, we live in a country where our opinion matters. All throughout the U.S. and around the world, protesters joined marches to not only raise awareness for women’s rights, but for other civil rights that people fear could be under threat during Donald Trump’s presidency. [...]

By | January 22nd, 2017|Customer Experience, Make A Difference|0 Comments