Here's a nasty surprise about travel reward cards: Time is not on your side. That's not the only gotcha
You’re planning a vacation for June, and you’ll be enjoying the benefits of the new travel credit card you applied for just for its rewards points. In your dreams. At least, your short-term dreams. The world moves quickly but getting those rewards points? Not so much.
This deal, from Etihad Airways, is for travel Nov. 1-20 to the Indian Ocean island republic, which is located about 320 miles south of the equator. Its 115 islands have a mixture of influences from Africa, Asia and Europe, especially France.