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
How to Maximize the Marriott Bonvoy Referral Promos
You can earn bonus points for referring members to the Marriott Bonvoy program or co-branded credit cards.
How to Book Round-trip Flights to Hawaii for Just 26,000 AmEx or Chase Points
You can take advantage of British Airways' distance-based award chart to get flights for less points.
The Hottest Marriott Hotels for Your Free Night Certificate
These are some of the most popular hotels to book with a free night certificate in the Marriott program.
How to Track Your Spending on the Chase Freedom Flex 5% Cap
You can calculate how much you have left to spend in bonus categories from Chase's Rewards Activity page.
How to Rebook and Save When Southwest Flight Prices Drop
You can get cheap Southwest flights when you take advantage of the airline's flexible cancellation policy.
The Best Award Flights to Hawaii
You can book a flight to the Aloha State for fewer points if you know which airline program to use.
The Complete Guide to the Choice Privileges Rewards Program
Here's what you need to know about earning and redeeming points in the Choice Hotels' loyalty program.
The Good, the Bad and the Very Bad of the New Virgin Atlantic Delta Award Chart
The number of miles needed for award flights has gone up more than 175% for some routes.
6 Best Uses of Iberia Avios Points
Travelers can book great redemptions with their Avios on Iberia, American Airlines and Royal Air Maroc.
Sweet Spots of the IHG Mr & Mrs Smith Hotels Collection
There are plenty of unique hotel options to access through this partnership.
How to Book Cheap Flights on American Airlines With Other Miles
Sometimes, American Airlines partners let you book the same flights for fewer miles.
How United and Marriott Elites Can Status Match
Elite members can get reciprocal benefits with both Marriott and United through the RewardsPlus program.
Chase Teams Up With Air Canada for 2021 Credit Card Partnership
Access to the Aeroplan program means even more value and versatility for Chase cardholders.
International Airline Programs You Can Use to Book Domestic Flights
Some international airlines offer great redemptions for flights within the U.S.