About Nick Reyes

Nick Reyes is a (fairly) regular guy with an animalistic passion for maximizing the value of miles and money to travel the world in comfort and style. There is little in life that he loves more than finding a fantastic deal and helping you shop smarter & harder to achieve your travel dreams.

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Move fast: $20 easy money

Travel Zork has shared an easy promotion with TopCashBack.uk. As a US-based customer, it’s still incredibly simple to take advantage of this promo and net an easy $20 cash back on $26 in spend (which can be done via many popular travel sites). The Deal Stack several promotions with the UK version of TopCashBack to net about $20 cash back on $26 spend Eligible merchants include plenty of hotel chains / OTAs like Marriott, Hotels.com,…

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Free Virgin Mobile + Virgin Atlantic / Alaska discounts: Deal or no deal?

Free Virgin Mobile cell service for one year

On the heels of Sprint’s recent (and still valid until 6/30) promotion for one year of FREE Sprint cell phone service, Virgin Mobile announced a few days ago that they are also offering nearly free wireless service for 12 months, as well as opportunities for 2-for-1 travel on Virgin Atlantic and up to 20% off some Alaska Airlines flights. However, there is a catch….or two or three or four. The main catch is that you have…

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Update: Delta Europe deal dying, but bookable through some OTAs

Late last night we published a huge Delta airfare sale to Europe from both hubs and smaller markets around the country. This morning, that sale is dying. Google Flights is still showing low prices, but they are no longer bookable at those prices through Google Flights. However, many city pairs are still available through small Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) listed on Momondo.com. I know next to nothing about these smaller OTAs and can’t guarantee a smooth booking process. However,…

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Huge Delta sale to Europe, summer travel

Update: This fare sale is dying. However, some of these are still bookable via small OTAs at Momondo.com as of 10:41am Eastern time. See our update here. We have stumbled on a huge airfare sale from many Delta hubs and smaller cities to Europe from $538 round trip nonstop for summer travel, with many one-stop itineraries also available. Some example deals follow (click the images to go to Google Flights). All of these examples are for summer travel in July…

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Update: 12% back on iPads, Macbooks, DSLRs, more at Walmart

Several shopping portals have increased rates this evening at Walmart. The highest is BeFrugal at 11% cash back. TopCashBack and Ebates are offering 10% cash back each as well. Update: TopCashBack is now offering 12% cash back at Walmart.   The Deal 11% cash back at Walmart.com via BeFrugal.com 12% cash back at Walmart.com via TopCashBack Key Terms TopCashBack Terms: BeFrugal Terms 11% Cash Back offered on total sales up to $10,000.00. Sales above $10,000.00 will earn 10% Cash Back No cash back on gift…

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Hyatt Credit Card changing: better or worse?

As you may have heard yesterday, the sign up bonus on the Hyatt Credit Card is set to change. Beginning a week from today (June 29, 2017), the sign up bonus will change from the long-standard two free nights after $2,000 spend in the first three months to 40,000 Hyatt points (presumably after the same amount of spend). The Change Current sign-up bonus: 2 free nights at any Hyatt hotel in the world after spending $2,000 in the first…

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$20 off Avis rental, no minimum

Avis and Visa Checkout have combined to offer $20 off a rental with no minimum purchase. This offer is valid through August 11th for rentals through December 31st, 2017 in any car class. The Deal $20 off an Avis rental when you prepay with Visa Checkout Key Terms Valid at participating Avis locations in the contiguous US only Must reserve via the promotion page at Avis.com/visacheckout One coupon per rental Rent by August 11, 2017 (or while supplies last) for rental pick ups by December 31, 2017…

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[Expired] ALMOST GONE: $100 Hotels.com for $80

Amazon has a $100 Hotels.com gift card on sale for $80 via Lightning Deal. This deal is 86% claimed as of this writing and ends around 3pm Eastern time or when fully claimed, which will happen first and soon. Don’t wait — if you want this, jump on it now. Remember that Hotels.com gift cards can easily be combined online. The limit is 1 per account. Note that there is a direct link below, but you…

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Mileage Run? $308 RT to Hong Kong AND China on United

There are some hot open-jaw airfares available from Chicago, San Francisco, and Los Angeles to both Hong Kong and Shanghai or Beijing and back to North America. Secret Flying is reporting prices from $333, but I have found some of the dates start from just $308 – and these can be booked through United.com. You can also upgrade the transpacific legs to economy plus for a reasonable upcharge. The catch is that the return leg ends in either Toronto…

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