Travel hacking: Earn frequent flyer miles without flying

Want to see the world in style while paying as little as possible? That’s what travel hacking is all about. This course will teach you the basics and get you going. You’ll learn how to earn Frequent Flyer Miles without leaving the ground and how to put them to good use for amazing trips all over the world.

   6,450 students completed this course

   75% recommend it to other students

   Teacher: Chris Guillebeau


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75% of students recommend

“Great tips, there was so much I didn’t know!”

“Great course. Feel much more informed with good websites to reference.”

“The course is a very basic intro to earning miles.”


Course plan

Lesson 1. Earn Points for Eating
Lesson 2. Earn Miles for Online Shopping
Lesson 3. Refer-a-Friend to Earn Points
Lesson 4. Special Promotions Can Really Add Up
Lesson 5. Earn 50,000 Points or More from Signup Bonuses
Lesson 6. Use Co-Branded Promotions to Earn More Miles
Lesson 7. Earn Miles from Banks & Investment Companies
Lesson 8. Provide Your Opinion, Get Paid in Points
Lesson 9. Use Monthly Expenses to Earn More Miles
Lesson 10. Earn Extra Miles Through Category Bonuses
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  • Format
    One lesson delivered via email daily
  • Duration
    10 days
  • Time
    5 minutes reading a day

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