Archive for the ‘vacations’ Category

25,000 Points for Amex Gold

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

I applied for the American Express Business Gold card in July and just recieved my 25,000 points. I don't think that Amex reward points are quite as useful as Citi Thank You Points, but 25K will get you a round trip air fare on many different airlines. I am probably ...

Southwest Rapid Rewards Travel Vouchers

Thursday, September 13th, 2007

We have been using our Southwest Visa Rapid Rewards Visa for years and we just earned our last free round-trip flight anywhere that Southwest flies. We would like to continue using the card, but the nearest airport that has Southwest service is three hours away - not bad when it ...

Ice Cream and Vacations

Thursday, August 2nd, 2007

I am always looking for cheap ways to entertain my little family. I have made several posts on this topic in the past. We are taking another little weekend trip this week. I will let you know how it goes. We also like Dairy Queen ice cream, but usually it is ...

Megabus Solves a Problem for My Family

Monday, July 16th, 2007

I have not used Megabus yet, but I have heard great things about their services and prices. Megabus provides transportation between major cities for incredibly low prices.Oregongirl and I like to fly on Southwest and have earned several free flights with our Southwest Visa. However, the nearest SW airport is ...

Another Family Vacation

Thursday, July 12th, 2007

I love cheap vacations.Furthermore, I am pretty easy to please. A vacation for me simply means that I don't have to go to work. Actually, now that I think about it, a chance to sit in my house all day with nothing to do seems like a great vacation. ...