Getting Started Tutorial

Welcome to the Frequent Miler Getting Started Tutorial. This tutorial will teach you how to travel for free, in luxury (yes, for real). I’d recommend starting with the intro post and then pick topics of interest after that.  Enjoy!

Intro

Credit Cards

Flexible Points Programs

Airline Programs

Hotel Programs

Earning & Managing Points

Miscellaneous

Last updated on December 20th, 2018

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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cynthia paulino
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cynthia paulino

Hey, Shawn! Just a heads up that some of the links are broken like the one for “Meeting Credit Card Minimum Spending Requirements”. Nevertheless, great guide!! I’m just getting starting on the frequent miler journey, and your guide outlines for me exactly what to do. Thank you!

Greg The Frequent Miler
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Thank you Cynthia. Unfortunately we’ve let this particular guide get way out of date. For up to date info, please see:

https://frequentmiler.boardingarea.com/start-here/

and

https://frequentmiler.boardingarea.com/the-games-we-play/