Greg The Frequent Miler

Greg is the owner, founder, and primary author of the Frequent Miler. He earns millions of points and miles each year, mostly without flying, and dedicates this blog to teaching others how to do the same.

Morgan Stanley Platinum Card Fee Free (how to earn the $550 Annual Engagement Bonus)

Amex Platinum cards come loaded with high end perks such as airport lounge access, hotel elite status, airline fee rebates, credit towards Uber and Saks Fifth Avenue spend, and much more. Amex Platinum cards come...

Book the world’s best first class now. Fly next year.

Feeling restless?  If you're anything like me, you miss the challenge and excitement of planning travel.  Deciding upon an ideal destination excites the imagination.  Finding ideal discounted flights or award flights that get you...

[UPDATE: AA bug shows phantom award space] Japan Airlines First Class Wide Open for...

UPDATE: We're not seeing the same award space through other partners, and AA is unable to book the first class awards that it is showing.  This seems to be an AA bug. Original post follows Japan...

Emirates First Class “hotel room in the sky” awards now bookable in advance!

Emirates' new first class (pictured above), available only on select 777-300ER aircraft, may be the best first class product one can fly.  Unfortunately, it is also arguably the hardest with which to find award...

Best Kimpton Hotels in the United States and Canada

Kimpton is a well loved chain of boutique hotels, most of which are in the United States.  A few years ago, IHG bought Kimpton.  That made it possible to use IHG points and free...

269,000 ANA miles expire in about 9 months. What to do?

I have 269,000 ANA miles that are set to expire in March and there's no practical way to extend their lifespan.  Here's how I got to this situation and my best options for using...
Best offers for low spenders

Best offers for low spenders (card offers with low spend requirements)

While this might not be a good time to travel, it is a good time to earn rewards towards future travel.  The best way to earn points & miles quickly is through credit card...

How to get all 5 Marriott Bonvoy cards

A while ago, a reader asked me how it's possible to have multiple Marriott cards.  There are quite a few cards issued by both Amex and Chase, but each has strict offer terms that...

Etihad Partners with Air Canada. Opportunities Abound.

Air Canada and Etihad have announced a partnership which is live as of today.  You can now earn and redeem miles in either direction.  For example, you can earn Air Canada Aeroplan miles when...

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