Monthly Credit Card/Points Update - Feb 2021 Recap

Summary of what was redeemed Chase Ultimate Rewards 19,584 Point to fly direct to DFW Hilton 34,000 Points for 2 nights (If you followed my lead on that extra 150K offer last  Credit Card Changes P2 New Card: Another  Hilton American Express Why? They had an extra bonus of 150,000 Honors Bonus Points for signing up for the new card so that's an extra night for the  2021 Rollercoaster Rylie all Six Flags Extravaganza   More info on latest hotel thoughts at Credit Card Strategy No strategy change, still on the same card paths - You can review what Credit Cards I use for what category at Next Research Gifts, next month is Nov so cards start offering cash back bonus deals so I'll keep my eyes out for extras. Don't get my wrong, sign on bonuses and moving cards is is still the meat and potatoes but the extras can get you some gravy or a second helping of pie. 

Thrill Seekers Podcast - Feb 27 2021

Feb 2021 Fiesta Fest Trip Report

I know it's the weathers fault and not Six Flags... but I was still crushed to miss SFFT and SFOT. So, what do you do when you check into your flight then find out the event you are leaving for got canceled? Why, I go anyway and find something else to do. Summary: Type: Extended Weekend - Flight [#PWPExtWeekend] OnPoints: Failed Parks: Tom Foolerys - Round Rock, TX Kalahari Indoor Water Park - Round Rock, TX SeaWorld - San Antonio, TX ZDT's Amusement Park - Seguin, TX Friday Had planned to check out the Zoo possible but did a drive by of Six Flags over Texas since it was going to be closed all weekend. It was still icy from the weather so everything was pretty much closed (even the Starbucks I stopped at) so I want South to Round Rock. Tom Foolery's - Kalahari Indoor Water Park Day Rating: Better than Expected My only negative was the price, they had removed the joint after 5pm ticket so I had to pay $95 to go to both (Unlimited at Tom Foolery's was $45 - Aft

U-Turn - My ACE Texas Six Flags Trip Day 1 Update

So, what do you do when when you check into your flight and then find out the event your flying for is canceled.... Well, I went again and flew anyway... My Friday (other that my SFOT drive-by) was Tom Foolery's as planned but Friday night was some re-plan setting and this morning it's all about sea world. More to come as this is a crazy trip change.

Got a Hilton Aspire? Free year of Blinkist for Book Summaries

Last week to claim the year of Blinkist if you have the Hilton Aspire. I love this app to give me a quick summary of a book, think of it as audio cliff notes. This is the card that gives you Dimond status, Lounges with 2 guest, up to $250 in airline-fee credits and up to $250 in Hilton resort credits....BUT a significant $450 annual fee so make sure you would use the perks before clicking the link to support the site.