As a digital nomad for nearly five years, JT proves through experience that credit card rewards can drastically reduce the cost of travel. After working as a tax accountant for a decade, JT turned his analytical skills to points, miles and credit cards. He published over 2,000 articles on The Points Guy before becoming a freelance writer.
The latest from JT
The Guide to TAP Air Portugal Business Class
TAP offers lie-flat comfort and affordable fares. U.S.-based travelers should consider it for trans-Atlantic trips.
7 Award Sweet Spots Using HawaiianMiles
High-value redemptions can be found on flights to and within Hawaii and on partner routes in Japan and Australia.
What Is the Best Car Rental Company?
Enterprise dominates, but despite its massive fleet, its competitors can be found in more countries worldwide.
How to Contact Marriott Bonvoy Customer Service
Try reaching out to the hotel first for issues related to your stay that aren't related to your loyalty account.
How to Get Discounted Lift Tickets Through Your Chase Sapphire
Sapphire cardholders can get discounted lift tickets at 13 resorts across six states and two Canadian provinces.
IHG Food and Beverage Rewards: A New Perk for IHG Members
The value of this new benefit option only starts to pick up after you reach 40 stays.
The Guide to Singapore Airlines Business Class
Singapore Airlines business class is famous for a couple of reasons: the huge seats and wide selection of meals.
How to Leverage Hotel Elite Status for a $100 Carnival Cruise
Match your hotel status to casino status, then take advantage of the Carnival Players Club Fun Match Program.
The Guide to Around-the-World Tickets
Airline alliances and loyalty programs offer a variety of cash and award fares for around-the-world itineraries.
Are Double Decker Airplane Seats The Future?
The Chaise Longue Economy Seat is just the latest would-be innovation in double decker seating. But will it work?
Why AirTags Alone Might Not Be Enough to Get Your Lost Bags Back
Using a baggage concierge service can be key to actually getting your luggage back once you know where it is.
The Guide to Alaska 100K
No matter what, you'll have to fly at least 24 flight segments on Alaska flights to earn this top-tier status.
The Guide to American Airlines Wi-Fi
American offers Wi-Fi on nearly its entire fleet, but without certain credit cards, it'll cost you at least $10.
Lufthansa vs. British Airways
Each of these international giants comes with a complex mix of pros and cons, but British Airways wins by a hair.