Mommy Points' Family Travel Deals

Become a seasoned pro in accruing miles and points -- and get one step closer to scoring major travel discounts -- with tips from travel deals expert Summer Hull, aka Mommy Points.

This self-proclaimed “pointaholic” is on a mission to shatter the top misconception about miles and points: that they’re either “worthless” or “too hard” to redeem.

In her new web series Family Travel Deals, Summer separates myth from fact as she guides travelers through the often-complicated world of rewards programs offered by credit card companies, hotel chains and more.

Ever wondered what was the best rewards card for you? Or when the time was right to redeem miles and points for the trip you actually want to take? Summer unpacks these and other top questions on the minds of travelers everywhere looking for ways to experience the world -- without breaking the bank.

In addition to her web series, Summer blogs at Mommy Points and is a frequent contributor to, dispensing advice on everything from the top family-friendly hotel chains to earning miles in your everyday life.

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