IGTP Card Calculator

Just like the Violent Femmes, you can “Add It Up” When I talk to people about my obsession with points, one of the most common responses is “I just don’t have the time to figure out what card to use for what.” So I decided to create the IGTP Card…

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Who knew life could be so rewarding?

Hi, my name is Keith, and I’m a pointaholic. A few years ago, I switched careers, and got into sales.  It involved a little bit of travel, maybe ten trips a year.  I started looking at rewards credit cards; what they offered, and how they worked. It took time to…

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American Express Delta Gold Card

When it comes to air travel, we are a slave to our local hub. Whatever airline “owns” the local airport appears to be THE airline to use. In the case of Minneapolis, our airline is Delta. There are other airlines in Minnesota for sure, and that may work out for…

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American Express Delta Platinum

If you don’t care much for status, or already knock your MQMs or MQS out of the park, the American Express Delta Platinum card is for you. With plenty of perks to make your journey easier, this card earns bonus miles with a fervor! As with all Delta cards, you’ll…

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2020 – A new year, a new opportunity

I started off this year with a new job. A job that does not require the travel that my last one did. I knew that those Delta miles (and status earning MQMs) would not be rolling in like they used to. This gave me the opportunity to re-evaluate how I…

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