Chase Sapphire Reserve

Chase Sapphire Reserve….I got approved

August 23, 2016 obsessedpointsnerd 0

Credit card sign-up bonus is the most efficient way to accumulate large sums of points and miles. So, a few months ago when it was rumored Chase releasing a new product called the Chase Sapphire Reserve with a 100,000 point bonus after spending $4,000 in the first 3 months, the […]

strategy

These are the 5 Credit Cards I Use the Most

August 17, 2016 obsessedpointsnerd 0

I am absolutely obsessed with earning points and miles to save money and travel more. I was having a conversation about traveling with a friend the other day over lunch which inspired this post. Part of the conversation went like: friend: “So, where are you going for you next trip? […]

Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Hyatt Ziva Cancun All-Inclusive Resort

August 10, 2016 obsessedpointsnerd 0

We we delighted when some friends of ours invited us to their destination wedding in Cancun, Mexico. Surprisingly, enough I had never been to Cancun but my wife had. Initially, we were slightly nervous, as we were taking our three year old daughter with us whom never been on a […]

Credit Cards

Cash Back vs Points

August 3, 2016 obsessedpointsnerd 0

There are basically two types of credit cards,  Cash Back and Points/Miles earning credit cards. I will highlight each: Cash Back A Cash Back card is a credit card that earns you cash rewards usually between 1% to 5% on every purchase you make. Since the redemption rate is fixed, it is fairly […]

Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco on Points

August 3, 2016 obsessedpointsnerd 0

Oh San Francisco, the city by the bay, how I love thee. I miss you already. In March 2016, the wife and I took a quick trip to San Francisco and Napa Valley using a mix of Southwest Rapid Rewards miles, United MileagePlus miles, and Hyatt Gold Passport points. It was […]