The Daily Drop Podcast

Credit card show down: Southwest Edition

November 01, 2023 Daily Drop Season 1 Episode 8
The Daily Drop Podcast
Credit card show down: Southwest Edition
Show Notes

Join Mike and Megan as we dive in head first to the best travel hacking content. In this episode we…

  • Get into a fight about Scotland
  • Tell you our long time favorite travel hacking tool
  • Credit card show down - Southwest edition
  • Answer a listener's question about booking in portals
  • And more… 

Episode Resources:

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Episode Time Stamps:

1:11 - Fighting words about Scotland

8:17 - Favorite travel hacking tool - HUCA

15:49 - Southwest offers

17:27 - A few caveats 

19:26 - Plus vs. Premier vs. Priority 

20:18 - Foreign Transaction Fees 

26:26 - Earning Categories 

24:48 - Bonus anniversary points 

31:36 - A few other perks

37:44 - The verdict

39:11 - Listener question: would you recommend using a credit card travel portal to maximize earning points?