Yowana Wamala

Yowana is a former product analyst at ValuePenguin, specializing in credit cards, rewards programs and travel. He previously covered mortgages, banking and insurance for the website. Yowana graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in Political Science.

Which Countries are the Cheapest to Study Abroad?

Studying abroad can be a huge expense, but selecting the right country can end up saving you thousands of dollars a semester. We...

Hyatt Gold Passport: A Highly Valuable Program for All Travelers

Hyatt Gold Passport by Hyatt Hotels is arguably one of the best, if not the best hotel rewards programs around. With highly valuable points...

How to Earn Delta SkyMiles®

Earning is the second pillar of frequent flyer rewards programs. SkyMiles® by Delta Airlines provides its members several easy ways, both...

Hilton Honors Rewards Program: Maximizing the Value of Honors Points

The Hilton Honors Rewards program has a number of redemption options with varying values. We'll explain the pros and cons of each way to...

United MileagePlus: Getting the Most Value on Award Flights

MileagePlus by United Airlines is one of America's premier loyalty rewards program where partnership with over 26 airlines across the world...

Delta SkyMiles: Getting the Most Value on Flight Redemptions

The SkyMiles from Delta Airlines allows frequent flyers the opportunity to redeem their miles for upgrades and free flights through the...

The Taxes That Raise Your International Airfare

Americans spend billions of dollars on airfare taxes every year. We analyze airfare costs of the fifteen most popular destinations,...

Wyndham Rewards Program: How to Get the Best Value

The Wyndham Hotels Rewards program has a number of redemption options with varying values. We'll explain the pros and cons of each way to...