By Errika Gonzalez
Lisa & Dave founded Basic Travel Couple in 2018 after they learned how to properly utilize their credit card reward points to travel the world at almost no cost to them. Based in North Tonawanda, this couple shares a passion for traveling and adventure, and they have been able to explore the world with the use of credit card reward points. At this point you're probably wondering how you can get started. Great news, Lisa and Dave have created their “Basic Travel Method” and additional strategies that you can use to get the most out of your credit cards reward points.
The Basic Travel strategies are a combination two things. First, maximizing travel (volume and/or luxury) via points through travel award programs for a fraction of the price. Second, is maximizing your finances and finding unique ways to earn additional money or freebies. The couple’s main goal is to help others save money, travel more, and live free through their method.
To get started visit their website where they cover the beginner basics of determining your credit score, checking your credit history, and laying out all the rules associated with applying for a new credit card. Once you have gathered all your data the next step is to determine which credit card is best for you. This is where Basic Travel Couple has done most of the research for you! Each month they provide all the Top Credit Card Offers which are broken down into specific categories. Their website offers tips and tricks to use when applying for a new credit card, and how to meet the minimum spending amount to ensure you earn those reward points. Lastly the best part is following their strategies to redeem those points for planning your trip. Points can be used for flights, hotels, lounge access, TSA-pre check and so much more.
If you’re looking for more assistance, they just launched a new course- The Essentials to Traveling on Points for only $129 to help you get started. This course will guide you step-by-step with the Basic Travel process with interactive video lessons as well as daily tasks to complete in 6 easy steps. Also be sure to check out their Top Credit Card pages which is updated each time there are any credit card offer changes. If you would like to learn more information about the “Basic Travel Method” and how Lisa & Dave can help you, please visit their website. For even more tips & strategies make sure to check out their blog on their website.