Travel on Point(s)

Rustic Luxury: Our Second Trip to Calala Island

I know that many award travelers are reluctant to visit Calala Island due to the location in Nicaragua, the lack of A/C, and the boat transfer. If ToP’s review does anything for you, I hope it dispels fears about any of these.

Bags for Free! ToP Guide to Checked Bag Credit Card Benefits

Credit Cards With Free Checked Baggage Checked bag benefits are among the big reasons why so many folks open airline cards. But these benefits aren’t always very clearly explained. Do you have to use that credit card to receive a free checked bag? Will you still get a free bag if you book an award […]

Staples Fee Free Visa Gift Card Deal Now Live, Rack Up 5X Ultimate Rewards

Staples Visa Gift Card Deal Now Live One of our favorite deals is returning this week! There is a new Staples Visa gift card deal launching today. This is a way to rack up 5X Ultimate Rewards fee free with your Chase Ink Cash (or no longer available Chase Ink+). That is because these cards earn 5X at office […]


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