Weekend in Key West
Weekend in Key West
I have lived in Southwest Florida for the better part of the past 15 years, but it wasn’t until last weekend that I finally visited one of the most famous ...
Meeting Minimum Spend
Meeting Minimum Spend
If you’ve ever contemplated opening a credit card for the sign-up bonus, you’re probably aware of some of the terms: “Spend $x,000 in 90 days to receive xx,000 points/miles”. I’ve ...
Useful Travel Tools: Service
Useful Travel Tools: Service
This is the second post on useful travel tools, so perhaps I am starting a new series here at JoshOvermyer.com (albeit over a year apart). If you missed the first ...
4 trips to see Playing with FIRE
4 trips to see Playing with FIRE
If you are reading this blog, there is a good chance you have already heard of the Playing with FIRE documentary and accompanying book, but for those who have stumbled ...
Community
Community
The ChooseFI guys say it all the time – it’s all about community and the genuine connections we make that help us along the path to Financial Independence. I live ...
Comprehensive guide to beginner Travel Cards
Comprehensive guide to beginner Travel Cards
Obligatory disclaimer: If you are not a person who can pay off your credit card bills in full and on-time each month, stop reading now! The techniques in this article ...
President’s Day Road Trip
President’s Day Road Trip
In my previous job with State government (circa 2014-2018), I was in a position without benefits. That meant no paid holidays, vacation or sick time, and no pension contributions. So ...
Twitter made me do it – New York City
Twitter made me do it – New York City
It was only 10 days ago, on a Friday evening after work, when I learned my internet friend Dumpster Doggy was going to be in New York City for a ...
Travel hacking trips page
Travel hacking trips page
(This post will be maintained periodically) I thought it would be a good idea to share a list of the trips that my travel hacking [obsession] has allowed me to ...
A travel hacking sin
A travel hacking sin
By Josh July 17, 2018 Sorry for the click-baity headline, but I truly committed a sin in the world of travel hacking earlier today: I bought POINTS with cash! To ...