Allie Johnson

Allie Johnson is a freelance content writer who covers personal finance, small business and travel. She writes about maximizing credit card rewards, jetting around the globe on points and miles and an array of other topics. She earned a degree in magazine journalism from Ohio University's E.W. Scripps School of Journalism.

How to Earn Alaska Airlines Miles

Ways to earn Alaska Airlines miles include joining Mileage Plan, signing up for a relevant credit card, staying at partner hotels, and more...

How to Get a Hotel Room Upgrade

Get hotel room upgrade secrets that can get you into a better room even if you’re not a seasoned traveler.

A Guide to American Airlines Bag Fees

Here's everything you need to know about American Airlines baggage fees and policies, along with tips on how to get free checked bags.

How to Earn American Airlines AAdvantage Miles

Learn how to rack up AAdvantage points for a free flight.

How to Upgrade Alaska Airlines Flight with Points

If you're a frequent Alaska Airline flyer, learn to upgrade your flight easily with this guide so you can start enjoying better amenities.

How Long Do American Express and Chase Points Take to Transfer?

Learn how long it takes to transfer your points.

IHG Elite Status: How to Earn It and How Much It's Worth

Learn how valuable IHG Rewards Club elite status can be for you.

IHG Rewards Program: Get Maximum Value from Your Points

Everything you need to know about IHG's loyalty program.

American Airlines Upgrades: Ultimate Guide (2020)

Tired of flying economy? Here's how to get upgraded on American Airlines.

25 Best Ways to Use American Airlines AAdvantage Miles

Hawaii? South Africa? Europe? Learn how to get the most value from your AAdvantage miles.

Good Debt vs. Bad Debt: What You Need to Know

Debt can be good or bad but not everyone agrees on what is classified as one or the other. Find out whether your debts can be considered...