Musings on miles, points, and travel from members of the Saverocity network

Episode 35 – Fatherhood, Family...


With Trevor and Joe Cortez on vacation, Shawn Coomer from milestomemories and Richard Kerr the Points Jock of the Travel Hacking 101 Facebook group join to discuss fatherhood and the multitude of ways it affects point earnings, travel, our wives, and much more. A fascinating talk for dads and non-dads alike. Kids are great. 😛 Recorded 30 July, 2016.

Episode 34 – Would you rather?


We take advantage of the summer to do a more relaxed podcast, meaning we get to be even less serious than usual! Did you play “Would you rather?” in elementary school? Play along as we discuss our thoughts on first vs. coach, where we’d travel, our preferred methods of earning points, and what to do on a Tuuuuesday. Recorded 30 Jun, 2016.

Episode 33 – Talking TSA

Family At Airport Passing Through Security Check

We chat TSA – why the long lines, can anything be done about them, and how Trevor and Joe Cortez would fix it! We end with a little bit on AA going revenue based. Thanks for listening! Recorded 23 June, 2016.

Episode 32 – Talking Las Vegas ...


We’re talking Vegaaaaas with Shawn Coomer from milestomemories. When to go, how to save money, and some insider tips from the Las Vegas resident! Recorded 2 Jun, 2016.

Episode 31 – Discussing DOs wit...


Wherein Matt joins the program to discuss all things Vegas, FTU, FTU Advanced, future DOs, ideas for DOs, what we’d like to do at DOs, and hairDOs. Also, Matt’s opinion on Ben from One Mile at a Time, REVEALED. Recorded 9 May, 2016.

Episode 30 – Loyalty and the Fr...


Wherein Trevor, Joe, and the AWARD WINNING Joe Cortez discuss the Freddie Awards and the state of loyalty programs in 2016. Does Marriott truly deserve to be considered the top hotel program? Is AAdvantage going to stay on top next year? Other junk? Recorded 6 May, 2016.

Episode 29 – Family Travel Off ...


Wherein we record live and direct from the fourth Family Travel for Real Life Conference! Joe Cheung is joined by Richard Kerr, Shawn Coomer, Haley Bach, and Dia Adams as we discuss getting off the tourist path and our evolving strategies for traveling as families. With a special cameo from the professor, Sam Simon. Recorded 23 Apr, 2016.

Episode 28 – Interview with air...


Wherein we discuss low fares and much more with George Hobica, the president and founder of! Listen to find out more about the site and hear George’s thoughts on the future of low airfares in general. Recorded 15 Apr, 2016.

Episode 27 – Alaska breaks Trev...


Wherein the Joes try to be sensitive as Trevor goes nuts about Alaska’s Emirates devaluation. Rough night, but we still had a lot of fun recording! Come find catharsis with the boys! Recorded 31 Mar, 2016.

Episode 26 – Hyatt and Diamond ...


Wherein Freequent Flyer joins us (3rd time!) to discuss the Diamond status freely given by Hyatt, thoughts on how that’s affected loyal Diamonds, whether chasing status causes people to put Hyatt blinders on, and requalification ideas. Plus, a Last Word you’ll definitely forget! Recorded 17 Mar, 2016.