You Shouldn’t Worry About Annual Fees

You Shouldn’t Worry About Annual Fees

“Why should I pay the banks to use their credit cards?” I’ve heard this saying way too many times. People think that annual fees don’t make sense. On the surface, they don’t. But when you dig deeper, you can really start to see why you shouldn’t worry about paying...
How to Meet Minimum Spend

How to Meet Minimum Spend

If you’ve worked through our “Become a Free Traveler” class, you learned on step 5 to estimate your average monthly spending. Knowing your monthly spending can help you be sure you are able to meet minimum spend. Many people think “how can I spend $3,000 in three...
How To Use Citi ThankYou Points

How To Use Citi ThankYou Points

Citi ThankYou Points are often overlooked by newcomers to points and miles. Overshadowed by big brothers Chase Ultimate Rewards and American Express Membership Rewards, Citi ThankYou Points don’t get the attention they deserve. Most people get these points from their...
Why Capital One Venture Miles Are Great

Why Capital One Venture Miles Are Great

  One of the most advertised cards out there is the Capital One Venture card. It rarely ranks as the best overall card, but it is a solid card for free travel that is very easy to use. I like to think of it as a very helpful sidekick to the better rewards programs.   ...
Software Update: New Look and New Features!

Software Update: New Look and New Features!

  We rolled out a new update to Travel Freely this weekend. You’ll see some snazzy design improvements, especially for those who like a cleaner, sleeker look. Better yet, we’ve got some new features to share. Introducing three new features:   1) New Feature:...