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 Delta Choice Benefits Work
Choosing bonus Skymiles as your Choice Benefit is likely the best call, but other options hold value, too.
Centurion Lounge at LAX Review: A Tale of Two Visits
Despite poor reviews and a few fixable issues, the LAX Centurion Lounge is still worth a visit.
The Guide to Japan Airlines Premium Economy
You won't find many premium economy fares that include lounge access, and that's just one of many perks.
The Guide to AmEx Cell Phone Protection
Pay your cell bill with an eligible card and get up to $800 of coverage in case of damage or theft. Terms apply.
The Guide to Marriott Ambassador
Marriott's top elite tier will soon come with a personal assistant service, but perks like that will cost you.
Asiana vs. Korean Air: Which Is Best?
There's no clear winner, but soon you won't have to choose — the airlines are merging, pending regulatory approval.
8 Things to Know About Alaska Status Match
Wait until July to apply and make sure you're certain about your timing — you can only match once.
American Airlines Admirals Club “Reimagined” Lounge Review
With a homey feel, stocked bar and plenty of charging outlets, this lounge makes for a solid stop at DCA.
The 9 Best LAX Lounges
LAX is simply bursting with airport lounges, each vying for your visit. These are among the best.
The Guide to Virgin Atlantic Premium Economy
Virgin Atlantic premium economy gets you priority check-in, two free checked bags and impressive in-flight meals.
Singapore Airlines Premium Economy Review
Extra legroom, elevated meals and other perks are worth the upgrade cost when flying from the U.S. to Singapore.
The Guide to Oneworld Lounges
Oneworld elites and those flying certain fares on member airlines can access a variety of lounges around the world.
6 Best Airlines to Fly to Japan
Whether booking with points or cash, make sure you'll have a comfortable flight across the Pacific.
ANA First Class “The Suite” Review
This travel Nerd found the hype surrounding ANA first class to be well justified, with only a few small snags.