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Five Ways to Travel for Free in 2016
William D. Chalmers
Reformed political consultant, author (as in books), philanthr...
Travel can be cheap, but it is never free. Couch-surfing is cheap -- but not free. Joining the Peace Corps will allow you to travel, but you have to give up years of your life. House-sitting at Aunt Jennifer's in Boca is cheap, but not free -- think of all those cats.
Why Credit Card Points Aren't the New Miles
Since United and Delta changed the way miles are earned, everyone has been advocating the nearest credit card as the best way to get points. The math still shows flying is cheaper.
5 Ways To Earn Miles Without Flying
U.S. News Travel
U.S. News & World Report Travel
If you're averse to the idea of acquiring new credit cards to off-set travel expenses, there are a few alternatives.
Delta Deals the 99 Percent Out: One-percenters Get Twice as Many Miles
Former reporter for the New York Times and Daily News; taught ...
Delta's new airline mileage deal is a deliberate attempt to reward its high-spending customers and take from the unwashed 99 percent -- further widening the gulf between the haves and the have-nots.
The Exceptional Traveler: The Mileage Game
Artist; Global Travel Writer; Author, 'Without a Spare'
Tickets to Europe that were $500 two years ago, are now $1,000. If you look closely at the breakdown, you'll see that the base ticket price is still the same $500; it's the increased taxes, security fees, fuel surcharges, etc. that account for the whopping additional $500!
What A US Airways & American Airlines Merger Would Mean
Travel Editor for CBS News
My advice is to start planning ahead as much as you can so you can start to redeem your American and US Airways miles as quickly as you can.
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