The Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) – 14 Questions – ANSWERED!

UPDATE: The Chase Sapphire Reserve Application is now live both in-branch and online.  Link for Online Application This post has been updated as of 8/22/2016 to reflect the current information surrounding the Chase Sapphire Reserve! There has been some serious hype related to the August 21st release of the Chase Sapphire Reserve! I want one… badly… … More The Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR) – 14 Questions – ANSWERED!

Buy One, Get One [Cheap] Travel on Alaska Airlines with this AYP Giveaway!

Hey Everyone! As part of my sign-ups for the Bank of America Alaska Airlines Visa Signature credit card, I have received multiple Alaska Airlines Companion Fare discount codes – allowing Buy One, Get One travel on Alaska Airlines! Alaska Airlines has a solid route network making it a strong choice for West Coast flyers, and … More Buy One, Get One [Cheap] Travel on Alaska Airlines with this AYP Giveaway!

Bigger & Better Than Ever Before – The Ritz-Carlton Credit Card

While the card typically does not receive as much attention as its Marriott counterpart (the Marriott Rewards credit card), the Ritz-Carlton Rewards card has given the points and miles world something to talk about – to the tune of 3 FREE Ritz-Carlton nights! Did you say Ritz-Carlton? Did you say 3 free nights? Did you … More Bigger & Better Than Ever Before – The Ritz-Carlton Credit Card

AYP List of Top Credit Cards for August 2016

August. Did you read that!? Apparently august (in its adjective part of speech) is synonymous with fancy high class words like “distinguished” and “renowned”… Well, AYP August Top Cards is here to see if “August” can live up to its acclaimed, exalted and prestigious name sake! Our goal here with Top Cards is to list … More AYP List of Top Credit Cards for August 2016

Make Your Hotel Award Points Go Their Furthest – Search With This Easy Tool!

Planning a trip can be a full time job, which is probably why travel agents exist (both the human kind and the online kind)… Searching flight after flight and hotel after hotel can be exhausting, and when attempting to use points and miles for your travel, the task becomes even more challenging! Well, you are … More Make Your Hotel Award Points Go Their Furthest – Search With This Easy Tool!

Rumor Alert – The New Chase Sapphire Reserve Card & How the Chase 5/24 Bums Me Out

UPDATE: Not a rumor! I repeat, NOT A RUMOR! The card exists and will be available for sign-ups on August 21st (Sunday) I have updated the information below to reflect the best current details on the card. Don’t you just love a good rumor!? I do and I don’t. I like the fact that new … More Rumor Alert – The New Chase Sapphire Reserve Card & How the Chase 5/24 Bums Me Out

Is the Points Game Worth Your Time & Effort?

I started Accounting Your Points just over 6 months ago. Over the course of that time I have received many comments and questions from friends and family related to the points and miles world. While my accompanying answers varied in complexity and difficulty, often times the inquirer left the conversation appreciative, yet wondering “is it … More Is the Points Game Worth Your Time & Effort?

City Guide Series: Weekend in…. Amsterdam

Editor-in-Chief Mallory debuts a brand new series of posts – the City Guide Series – providing travel itinerary suggestions and “must see”  attractions at some of the most popular travel destinations in the world! Hallo! And welcome to Amsterdam. With its picturesque canals, gabled houses, and charming houseboats in stark contrast to the 17th-Century Golden Age city center … More City Guide Series: Weekend in…. Amsterdam

2,500 Starpoints for Adding an Authorized User to Starwood Preferred Guest American Express Card

Are you a Starwood Preferred Guest by American Express cardholder? Good for you – today is your lucky day! American Express is currently offering a 2,500 Starpoints bonus to cardholders that add an authorized user to their account. You may have received an email detailing out this bonus, but no worries if not – just … More 2,500 Starpoints for Adding an Authorized User to Starwood Preferred Guest American Express Card