TSA PreCheck Free Course

TSA PreCheck for all its greatness still has one great drawback, the passengers. It’s 540am in Detroit and I’m in no mood to stand behind passengers who go through the PreCheck line and do the following: 1. They aren’t PreCheck and … read more


Winter Storm Juno: Avoided the Blizzard

Southwest proves to be the best yet again. I also learned what the word co-terminal is and why it can help or hinder your plans. Originally I was supposed to fly from Flint to Baltimore to Denver to Spokane to save my parents the hassle of driving to… read more


Michigan to Spokane via Winter Storm Juno

I love Southwest Airlines especially because I’ve had the companion pass going on year 3. But one thing I do not appreciate is their backwards routing. At the time of booking due to low points requirements or cheap tickets, I rationalize that I… read more

RIP my in-flight duty free watch.

SkyMall Is Broke, Why Everyone Is Happy

“Damn it, that was my idea!” How many times have you said that as you flip through the SkyMall magazine for goods that you will certainly not buy? Today the parent company of SkyMall declared bankruptcy citing a lack of demand for its cof… read more

Proper nightclubs aren't open and packed at 6pm on a Sunday.

Tinder And Travel

A friend of mine is a points enthusiast, a world traveler, and Tinder subscriber. No, that friend of mine is not me. For those that who aren’t familiar with Tinder, it is an app available on all smartphones (besides my Blackberry) that allows s… read more


Tahiti Technical Difficulties

We spend all our time as points enthusiasts on Excel, AwardWallet, and our own personal calendars plotting trips and picking dates while making sure our points don’t expire and we don’t get hit with too many annual fees. For the past few … read more