Ben Schlappig

Ben Schlappig (aka Lucky) is a travel consultant, blogger, and avid points collector. He travels about 400,000 miles a year, primarily using miles and points to fund his first class experiences. He chronicles his adventures, along with industry news, on his blog One Mile At A Time.

Ben has visited over 50 countries on six continents, and loves sharing tricks about how others can use miles and points to do the same. He believes anyone can elevate their travel experience by leveraging their resources. There are so many opportunities to enjoy truly amazing experiences while spending significantly less than you might think!

In 2010 Ben founded, a travel consulting service to help people utilize their miles for dream vacations. Ben has been cited as a travel expert in various publications, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and many more.

The purpose of his blog is to share his travel experiences – both in the air and on the ground – and stay updated on the latest in the travel industry, from promotions to program changes to mergers.

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