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Cheapskate Vegas: A Vegas Podcast for Low Rollers

Dec 6, 2019

In this episode, we throw it back to the Vegas Fanboy glory days. This is a rerun of episode #50 of Vegas Fanboy called "Low Roller for a Day". 

I'm joined by my podcasting rivals, Mark and Dr. Mike of You Can Bet on That. In this show I discuss my casino-going strategy for low rollers and Mark and Mike talk about what...

Nov 14, 2019

In this episode, I chat with Spencer Howard of 10xTravel and Straight to the Points about the cheapest and easiest ways to fly domestic first class.

We discuss using points and miles to fly up front on:

  • Alaska
  • American
  • Delta
  • United

I want all of you to be able to take a seat up front at some point in your travels. You...

Oct 18, 2019

In this episode,  I discuss the Founders Card membership program and whether casual travelers can find value despite its high price tag. 

I start by talking bout my motivation to get into the points and miles hobby. Really, of course, it was to expand my gambling bankroll and comp myself at some of the amazing...

Sep 15, 2019

On this episode I’m joined by Bethany Walsh, the creator of the site Bougie Miles. She gives us three tips on how to be a bougie traveler on a budget and, of course, we talk a little Vegas. Bethany likes to focus on flights for a bougie trip because hotel status can be fairly easy to obtain. She details tools she uses...

Aug 20, 2019

In this episode, I discuss a recent trip to Portland, my lost baggage, my Dad's new obsession, and some solid inexpensive travel credit cards.

What I cover:

  • Portland is cool

  • Donuts are already great

  • Hiking can be fun

  • Hampton Inn is pretty good

  • My dad now has the time to call Chase

  • Chase Freedom and...