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Signing up for new credit cards has been a major way that I’ve accrued so many points and miles over the past few years. Our regular spending only goes so far, although I have gotten into gift card reselling as a way of accruing extra points and earning a few bucks.
We’ve typically been able to burn through our miles and points as fast as we accrue them. Last summer my wife and I spent roughly half a million points and miles on a 30-day European adventure (SEE: Thirty days in Europe). We’d used a good number on a previous summer on a trip to Canada in 2015, but I took things to a whole new level in 2016. I think we spent less cash out or pocket for a trip that was twice as long!
Now I’m running out of card options
Since I’ve had so many different…