Thanks to a savvy wedding planning hack, I bagged a free honeymoon and built up my credit score – it’s as simple as a SEO friendly short heading.
WEDDING’s are not cheap but if you’re going all out for your big day, you need ot make sure you’re getting the most out of your money.
One newly wed has shared her genius wedding hack that got her a free honeymoon.
Olivia and her husband paid for their wedding expenses with a credit cardCredit: TikTok/@oliviakalton
They immediately paid the card off with their savings and used to points to get a free holidayCredit: TikTok/@oliviakalton
Olivia Kalton and her husband decided to be smart with their wedding money, they actually used a credit card to pay for their wedding expenses.
She explained her hack in a video online.
She said: “My fiance and I opened a credit card to put all of our wedding expenses on.”
This main seem like a debt trap but Olivia and her husband had actually saved money for their wedding so they were able to pay the credit card of straight away.
She said: “Immediately paying it off with the cash we had saved and using the points for a free vacation.”
Olivia and her husband had very quickly built up points on their credit card with the money spent on their wedding and from those points they were able to bag a free holiday.
Not only is this a great money tip for getting yourself a free vacation, but it can actually help you build credit.
You want to be selective with the credit card your go for many offer deals and promotions within the first few months of obtaining one.
It’s best to check the terms and conditions so you know exactly how far your money will stretch.
Many viewers asked for more information about Olivia’s hack.
Olivia did recommend that viewers reach out to vendors to make sure that they would accept credit cards as payment before getting one.
She also recommended that users continue using the card after the wedding was over and they had used up all the points.
This would help with continuing to build credit.
She said: “The more credit lines you have open the higher the score! Use it for groceries and gas etc!”
Viewers were amazed at the hack and Olivia’s video went viral with over 2.7 million views.
Many users said they had tried the hack and shared some of the lush holidays they had been on thanks to the hack.
One user said: “Girl SAME! We put big purchases on ours, paid it off, and went on our honeymoon basically for free because Delta skymiles. 10/10 recommend this hack.”
Another said: “Capitol One Venture just got 75,000 BONUS points for my honeymoon.”
A third viewer said: “That’s what we did and we used our points for first class Hawaii tickets!”
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