If you read travel blogs or articles, I’m sure you’ve been inundated with pieces on how to travel for free using frequent flyer miles. But, if you’ve never used flyer miles before, it can be a confusing venture. If you don’t fly frequently, you may think it’s not worth your time to sign up for miles. After all, there’s no way you could earn a free flight without jetting all over the world, right? Think again. Flyer miles aren’t a catch-22 like needing money to make money. There happen to be a plethora of ways that you can start earning miles today (with both feet on solid ground) by following our advice below. Points opportunities are just about everywhere. Just don’t blame us if you find yourself suddenly addicted to earning miles!
One quick word of advice: do research to find the best options for your traveling needs and then choose to sign up for just one or two reward programs; it can be difficult, if not impossible, to merge points with different programs for redemption if you sign up for more than a few.