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The Points Guy

  • newZero Points for Three Months in a Hotel — Reader Mistake Story
    Today, I want to share a story from TPG reader John, who missed out on rewards entirely during an extended hotel stay. Here’s what he had to say: Our home was flooded during Hurricane Harvey, so my family and I stayed at the Magnolia Hotel in Houst…
    - 50 mins ago May 23, 2018, 11:00am -
  • newWhy You Shouldn’t Upgrade to the Chase IHG Premier Card
    Earlier this year, Chase released the new IHG Rewards Club Premier Credit Card, to replace the current IHG Rewards Club Select card. While it includes some nice features — fourth night free on award stays, better bonus categories and so on — Ch…
    - 2 hours ago May 23, 2018, 10:00am -
  • newAnother Uber Engineer Files Lawsuit Claiming Sexual Harassment and Discrimination
    Once again, Uber makes headlines for a sexual harassment and discrimination lawsuit. This time, the complaint comes from within the office – again. Ingrid Avendaño, a software engineer who previously worked for Uber from 2014 to 2017, filed a laws…
    - 11 hours ago May 23, 2018, 12:30am -
  • newYou Can Buy an Ancient Greek City for $8.3 Million
    If you have about $8 million to burn, you could be the proud new owner of a town chock full of archeological history because the ancient Greek city of Bargylia is on the market. Located in near the Aegean resort city of Bodrum, the city of Bargylia…
    - 12 hours ago May 23, 2018, 12:00am -
  • newArtists at Laguardia Are Delivering Personalized Short Stories to Passengers’ Phones
    Passengers traveling through Marine Air Terminal (Terminal A) at New York’s Laguardia Airport (LGA) can get a personalized story sent to their phone upon landing. Landing Pages, the first project from ArtPort Residency — a new program of the…
    - 12 hours ago May 22, 2018, 11:30pm -
  • newHate Cruises? Richard Branson Wants You to Try Virgin Voyages
    Virgin Voyages, the cruise line brain child of Richard Branson, recently unveiled some new, much anticipated details of its first ship’s design, in what the company is calling a “ship tease.” Virgin brand of cruise-liners aims “to get people…
    - 13 hours ago May 22, 2018, 11:00pm -
  • newTeen Ordered to Pay $37 Million for Starting Wildfire in Oregon
    A teen from Vancouver, Washington, who started a major wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge in Oregon has been ordered to pay restitution over the next decade in the amount of $37 million. In order to cover the costs of firefighting, repair and resto…
    - 14 hours ago May 22, 2018, 10:15pm -
  • newA Tour of Airbus’ New, Quieter H160 Helicopter
    Although helicopter travel isn’t our normal beat, we had the opportunity to check out a new piece of equipment that is promising to transform the way helicopters are designed: the Airbus H160, the world’s first civilian helicopter made entirely…
    - 14 hours ago May 22, 2018, 9:45pm -
  • newUnited Partners With The Private Suite at LAX for Preferred Ground Services, Lounge-to-Plane Car Transfers and More
    United is launching a new service, allowing its passenger to purchase access to The Private Suite at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The Private Suite offers, as it sounds, privacy for travelers as it’s located in a separate, private termi…
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 9:15pm -
  • newCongress Asks Uber, Lyft for Answers on Sexual Assault
    Nine members of Congress sent a letter to the CEOs of ride-sharing companies Uber, Lyft, Via, Curb and Juno on Monday demanding answers on how the companies were dealing with the recent spate of sexual assault accusations against their drivers. The l…
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 8:45pm -

Frugal Travel Guy

View From the Wing

  • newIs First Class Worth It on the Amtrak Acela Express?
    The increment for first class wasn't much. The benefit of first class wasn't much. Early access to the train has some value for some people. Club access I suppose does too, and so does the included cocktail and food. But I don't value those enoug…
    - 12 hours ago May 23, 2018, 12:04am -
  • newJUST LAUNCHED: New No Annual Fee Chase Card With $500 Signup Bonus
    Chase is out with a brand new business card. It's a no annual fee Visa. And it's a great opportunity for bonus the initial bonus offer and for spending.Continue reading JUST LAUNCHED: New No Annual Fee Chase Card With $500 Signup Bonus...
    - 14 hours ago May 22, 2018, 10:04pm -
  • newGetting Online Medical Care During Travel and Getting Banned By Amazon
    A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.Continue reading Getting Online Medical Care During Travel and Getting Banned By Amazon...
    - 16 hours ago May 22, 2018, 8:04pm -
  • new230,000 American Miles From 4 Credit Cards (And You Can Get All 4)
    Last year American disclosed they were below expected credit card signups. Ever since then we've seen bigger signup bonuses to get consumer attention.They have two different banks issuing cards in the U.S. They both offer a personal and a business…
    - 18 hours ago May 22, 2018, 5:34pm -
  • newThe 15 Greatest Miles and Points Deals Ever
    There have been many great deals over time, and they never last. The lesson is to take advantage of what's offered, make use of the benefits, and expect to have to move onto the next offer that comes along.For all of the many great opportunities th…
    - 21 hours ago May 22, 2018, 3:04pm -
  • newDon’t Use My Link for the Citi Executive Card
    I have the $450 annual fee Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ Mastercard and put $40,000 of spend on it each year earning 10,000 elite qualifying miles along the way. That card comes with American Airlines Club membership -- and it offer…
    - 23 hours ago May 22, 2018, 1:04pm -
  • FARE ALERT: Several Cities – Even West Coast – to Europe From $263 Roundtrip
    Right now there's the lowest fare available that I've seen between the West Coast and Europe in awhile. You can fly San Francisco to London for as little as $263 roundtrip. And it's not even a basic economy fare, it's on Icelandair which gives you…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 11:04am -
  • Baboon Escaped American Airlines Flight, Cornered Near Baggage Claim
    American Airlines flight AA1014 from Chicago O'Hare to San Antonio was delayed 47 minutes today. Apparently after arriving in Texas a baboon onboard broke free. It was on the loose but emergency responders stepped into action.Continue reading Babo…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 11:34pm -
  • Airbus A330 Landed Without a Nose Gear, Sparks on Runway and Passengers Evacuated
    Saudia flight SV3818 from Medina, Saudi Arabia to Dhaka, Bangladesh reached 37,000 feet when the crew diverted to Jeddah. It made a go-around on its first approach because a landing gear hadn’t gone down.Then the aircraft circled for an hour while…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 10:16pm -
  • United Should Stop Calling Out Passengers Who Steal Business Class Bedding
    A year ago United directed flight attendants to keep a watchful eye over passengers who might 'steal' business class bedding. United's Polaris soft product does have nice bedding, in fact I don't know any airline business class whose bedding is cle…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 9:04pm -

One Mile at a Time

  • newI’m So Tempted To Fly Azores Airlines To Cape Verde!!!
    Obviously not all OMAAT posts are going to appeal to everyone, and that's totally fine. I know a good number of you love my random posts about airline routes that fascinate me, while others are bored as could be by them. This is one of those posts, s…
    - 12 hours ago May 22, 2018, 11:57pm -
  • newInteresting: United & The Private Suite LAX Launch Partnership
    While LAX has a lot of great lounges (like the Qantas First Class Lounge, American Flagship First Dining, etc.), the most exclusive space in the airport isn't even in one of the terminals. Rather that would be The Private Suite, which is a completely…
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 8:59pm -
  • newBest Western Is Offering A $20 Gift Card For One Stay This Summer
    While Best Western perhaps isn't a fan favorite around here, I think it's worth highlighting their promotions as well, especially given how reasonably priced many of their properties are. Not only can you score a great deal on a hotel stay, but you c…
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 8:24pm -
  • newScore $50 Off A Hotel Stay With Amex & TripFuel
    For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual fee…
    - 16 hours ago May 22, 2018, 7:43pm -
  • newNew Ink Business Unlimited Card With 50K Welcome Bonus!
    Today Chase has introduced a brand new business credit card, which joins their portfolio of the Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card and Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card.Specifically, Chase has introduced the new Ink Business UnlimitedSM Credi…
    - 18 hours ago May 22, 2018, 5:26pm -
  • newQatar Airways’ 777-200LRs Will Soon Have Qsuites
    Qatar Airways’ Qsuites debuted between Doha and London Heathrow as of June 2017. Since then they’ve also started offering Qsuites to Paris, New York JFK, Washington Dulles, Seoul Incheon, Chicago, Frankfurt, and Shanghai.So far Qsuites ar…
    - 20 hours ago May 22, 2018, 4:19pm -
  • newWow: The Park Hyatt St. Kitts Promotion Gets Even Better
    On Saturday I wrote about the incredible deals available at the Park Hyatt St. Kitts for stays this summer.The hotel is offering a fourth night free plus a $300 per person resort credit for bookings made by June 30, 2018, and for stays through July…
    - 21 hours ago May 22, 2018, 2:45pm -
  • newLufthansa Introducing “Economy Light” Fares To The US
    Over the past several months we've seen both oneworld and SkyTeam airlines add transatlantic "basic economy" fares, which don't include a free checked bag, and don't include free seat assignments. While we saw US airlines add basic economy on domesti…
    - 21 hours ago May 22, 2018, 2:28pm -
  • newRoyal Brunei Modifies Longhaul Route Network, Cuts Dubai To London Flight
    Early last year I briefly visited Brunei, and also flew Royal Brunei Airlines. They're a unique airline -- in addition to operating some shorthaul routes, they operate just three longhaul routes, from Melbourne to Bandar Seri Begawan to Dubai to Lond…
    - 22 hours ago May 22, 2018, 1:32pm -
  • newFly Economy Around The World For Less Than 125,000 Membership Rewards Points
    A few days ago, I shared some fun ways to use the 125,000 Membership Rewards from the increased bonus on The Business Platinum® Card from American Express OPEN. Just in case you missed the details of the current bonus, here they are:50,000 Members…
    - 23 hours ago May 22, 2018, 12:39pm -

The Frequent Miler

  • newDelta One Suite Review. Detroit to Tokyo Narita and Back
    Ever since Delta announced their new Delta One Suites with lie flat seats and doors that open and close, I’ve been eager to give it a try.  This month, I finally had a chance.  My wife, son, and I flew Delta’s A350 from Detroit to Tokyo Narita…
    - 1 hour ago May 23, 2018, 10:39am -
  • newEarn up to 325 stars when reloading Starbucks account with Chase Pay
    Starbucks and Chase Pay have teamed up to offer up to 325 bonus stars when reloading your account with Chase Pay. The Deal Collect Bonus Stars each time you reload $25 or more (up to 3 times total) using Chase Pay: Reload 1 time, collect 100 stars Re…
    - 18 hours ago May 22, 2018, 6:07pm -
  • newTripFuel Amex Offer: Spend $200, Get $50 Back
    There’s a TripFuel Amex Offer that’s appeared today giving $50 back when spending $200. While you’d be forgoing points earning, elite night credits, status perks, etc., this deal might be worth considering in some circumstances. The Deal Spend…
    - 20 hours ago May 22, 2018, 3:46pm -
  • newT-Mobile Tuesdays: $2 Baskin-Robbins GC, Shell Discount & More
    Today’s T-Mobile Tuesdays has a few good offers, including a free $2 Baskin-Robbins gift card, discounted fuel at Shell and more. The Deals & Key Terms $2 Baskin-Robbins Gift Card Claim in-app by May 23, 2018 at 4:59am ET. Redeem by May 29, 2018 at…
    - 21 hours ago May 22, 2018, 2:27pm -
  • newKroger 4x fuel points on gift cards, VGCs & MGCs, plus GC discounts
    Kroger has 10 new gift card digital coupons available, including a couple that’ll earn you 4x fuel points this coming weekend (May 25-28). The Deals Deal 1 Get 4x fuel points between May 25-28 when buying participating gift cards. Deal 2 Get 4x fue…
    - 23 hours ago May 22, 2018, 1:07pm -
  • Which Hotel Program Has The Most Rewarding Promotions?
    Nick and Greg have recently been looking at which hotel loyalty schemes offer the best return on paid stays (see here and here). Their analysis has focused on the (somewhat) constant – how many base points you earn for stays, how many bonus points…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 10:38am -
  • Chase Ink Business Unlimited live w/ 50K points
    The Chase Ink Business Unlimited has gone live for new applications, with an intro signup bonus of 50,000 Ultimate Rewards points after spending $3,000 in the first 3 months. That’s a fantastic signup bonus for a card with no annual fee and 1.5x…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 2:25am -
  • 8% back in eBay bucks
    Ebay is running a targeted offer for up to 10% back in eBay bucks on purchases of $25+ for two days only (Monday and Tuesday 5/20 and 5/22). Ebay often runs targeted eBay bucks promotions, and we don’t always post them since they are so hig…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 5:18pm -
  • Half an hour in Delta’s Premium Select. A mini review.
    Premium Select is Delta’s name for their new premium economy cabin which is available only on certain international routes (at the time of this writing, it is available only on Delta’s Airbus A350s).  It’s easy to get this mixed up with their…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 10:38am -
  • 5x Opportunity: Buy $50 Domino’s eGC, Get $10 Staples eGC Free
    Staples has a new online gift card deal offering a free $10 Staples eGift Card when you buy a $50 Domino’s eGift Card. The Deal Buy a $50 Domino’s eGift Card, get a $10 Staples eGift Card free. Direct link (but try going through a portal). Key T…
    - 3 days ago May 20, 2018, 2:20pm -

The Flight Deal

The Free-quent Flyer

  • Non-London American Airlines routes to Europe
    A few weekends ago I held one of my notorious subscribers-only meetups in Philadelphia, and a long-time reader mentioned that American Airlines was launching non-stop service from Philadelphia to Budapest. I more or less gave up on American years ago…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Let's talk about the Visa Infinite companion discount
    [edit 5/15/18: read the comments for warnings from folks who have tried to game their Ritz-Carlton credit limits.]In response to yesterday's post about some new and upcoming credit cards, reader Andy commented:"You are missing two of the bigger bene…
    - 8 days ago May 15, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Is there any value in the latest crop of new credit cards?
    [edit 5/14/18: added unlimited Priority Pass Select membership to list of Ritz-Carlton card benefits.]Several banks have let out a steady trickle of new credit cards and announcements in the last few months, so I thought I'd run through a few of them…
    - 9 days ago May 14, 2018, 5:30pm -
  • Which blackout date policy will the new Marriott Rewards program adopt?
    Lots of digital ink has already been spilled over what has been announced regarding the upcoming August 1, 2018, merger of the Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest programs. One question we won't know the answer to until the changes go into…
    - 13 days ago May 10, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Pro tip: an easy Amtrak Guest Rewards mistake to make
    Amtrak Guest Rewards, the loyalty program for the United States' national passenger rail system, underwent a dual devaluation in 2015/2016 which made Amtrak Guest Rewards points much more difficult to earn (with the end of Chase Ultimate Rewards tra…
    - 14 days ago May 9, 2018, 9:59am -
  • Two cautionary tales
    I've been blessed multiple times to unknowingly move to communities that had favorable environments for manufactured spend. Now, that's not exactly a "coincidence," since many of the most hostile environments for manufactured spend are also the most…
    - 22 days ago May 1, 2018, 6:25pm -
  • How I talked myself around on Chase ending pooled Ultimate Rewards points
    When the travel hacking blogosphere erupted in recent weeks with "rumors" that Chase might, maybe, eventually end the ability to combine points between fixed-value Ultimate Rewards accounts and flexible Ultimate Rewards accounts, I met the rumors wit…
    - 23 days ago Apr 30, 2018, 9:59am -
  • US Bank Real-Time Rewards: don't learn from your mistakes, learn from my mistakes
    Back in March when I first wrote about US Bank's introduction of "Real-Time Rewards" to their Flexperks Travel Rewards and Altitude credit cards, reader Chris left a comment warning about a problem he'd encountered:"So I just learned the hard way th…
    - 26 days ago Apr 27, 2018, 9:59am -
  • A funny window for stacking World of Hyatt promotions in Las Vegas
    I was updating my Hotel Promotions page with the latest Hilton, Starwood, and Marriott promotions when I noticed some overlapping dates during which you should be able to qualify for 3 separate World of Hyatt promotions:Between May 7 and July 31, 201…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 9:59am -
  • If you qualify, Chase Freedom Unlimited might be the deal of the decade
    Last week, I saw via Frequent Miler that Chase was offering a new bonus for new Freedom Unlimited customers: 3 fixed-value Ultimate Rewards points per dollar spent on all purchases for the first year. It's not for everyone, but for those eligible thi…
    - 30 days ago Apr 23, 2018, 9:59am -

Well Traveled Mile

  • Leverage The Travelocity Amex Card With RewardsBoost To Get 98% Off Travel
    The Travelocity® Rewards American Express® Card may unlock the secret to some of the most powerful manufacture spend strategies and the potential rewards from the card are huge. However, this card is often overlooked for credit cards that offer mor…
    - Jun 5, 2014, 9:57pm -
  • Top 10 Best Credit Card Sign-up Bonus Offers For June 2014
    Every month I’ll post the top 10 best current credit card sign-up offers and update the list throughout the month if offers change. You can always check out my credit cards page for a full list of cards, but since the best credit card offers ar…
    - Jun 5, 2014, 3:33am -
  • Infographic Comparison of Airline Award Charts [Updated)
    Devaluations are never good. For one they make us spend more miles for award flights, and two they put me to work updating the airline award chart comparison infographics! Over the last year we saw a handful of deviations including United, Delta (2x?…
    - Jun 5, 2014, 3:00am -
  • I Quit School Today To Blog Full-Time
    Around the same time I launched Well Traveled Mile, I was in the midst of mailing off applications for graduate school. In some ways I was hedging my bets, continuing my education while building a travel blog on the side as a platform to share one of…
    - Jun 3, 2014, 8:02am -
  • 4 Credit Card Sign-up Bonuses to Consider for Free Flights to Europe
    Europe is often atop many folks travel list and earning miles for free flights is a great way to cover the flight across the pond. Award flights from the US to Europe are likely the most competitive and highly demanded award routings, often making g…
    - Jun 2, 2014, 7:49am -
  • 30,000 Points Bonus Back on American Express SPG Credit Cards (+ Refer a Friend for 5k Points)
    The Starwood American Express cards are among the most flexible hotel credit cards available and the points are valuable for both hotel stays and flights. The sign-up bonus on both the personal and business version of this card just increased to 30,…
    - May 31, 2014, 6:00am -
  • Roundup of New Credit Card Sign-up Bonus Offers
    This week a handful of new offers were released and make for some great opportunities to earn a few nice sign-up bonuses. It is always ideal to grab a credit card when it is offering a higher than normal sign-up bonus and here a a few that are wor…
    - May 30, 2014, 7:26am -
  • Lufthansa Miles & More Basics: Part 3 – 10 Great Uses of Lufthansa Miles
    The 50,000 mile Lufthansa Premier Miles & More World MasterCard® offer is currently one of the best airline credit card offers available. It’s one of the few sign-up bonuses that is worth a roundtrip flight to Europe from the US. Since it’s a…
    - May 29, 2014, 7:01am -
  • US Airways Off-peak Awards to Europe
    US Airways off-peak awards are one of my favorite awards and offer an exceptional value for getting to Europe and other destinations. Even though US Airways and American Airlines are in the process of merging, US Airways Dividend miles are still amon…
    - May 28, 2014, 7:28am -
  • Join My Private IHG Best Rate Guarantee Group Discussion
    I’ve written a few articles about how IHG has one of the most valuable best rate guarantees among all hotel brands. You can get a free night at an IHG hotel if you find the same room on an OTA (online travel agency) at a lower price. Over the last…
    - May 27, 2014, 7:13pm -


  • newAnother NEW 50k Ultimate Reward Bonus for No Annual Fee
    Chase is really pumping the gas these days. In March we saw the introduction of the 50k Ultimate Reward sign up bonus offer for the Ink Business Cash Card. Now we’ve got another lucrative new sign up bonus offer from the bank, this time via a brand…
    - 12 hours ago May 23, 2018, 12:03am -
  • When Was the Last Transfer Bonus? Part 3: SPG Points
    Update 5/21/18: It’s been a year since I originally published this Transfer Bonus series, so I’ve updated all three posts with transfer bonuses over the last 12 months. Today… SPG Points. American Express Membership Rewards, SPG Points, and Cit…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 2:03am -
  • Plastiq Promo: Only 2% Fees for Rent Payments
    This promotion is only for those who have never used Plastiq before. If that’s you, keep reading. Plastiq is basically bill pay with benefits. They make it possible for you to use a credit card for many expenses that otherwise require a check, beca…
    - 4 days ago May 19, 2018, 12:27am -
  • Two New Bonus Offers Earn 137,000 AAdvantage Miles
    The Citi / AAdvantage Platinum Select MasterCard is now offering 60,000 bonus American Airlines miles after spending $3,000 in the first 3 months. We’ve seen this offer before on the personal card. Citi rotates in a out a couple times of year typi…
    - 5 days ago May 18, 2018, 3:35pm -
  • Annual Fee Time: Retention Offers & Plan for SPG Amex Card
    *I am bumping this up to the top of the blog roll as I added a section towards the bottom of this post regarding a new benefit coming August 1 that could be a largely influential factor in whether or not you keep your SPG Amex Card open. Thanks to Re…
    - 6 days ago May 17, 2018, 9:23pm -
  • A Few Changes to Sapphire Reserve Benefits Come August
    If you have a Chase Sapphire Reserve Card, you should have already gotten a notice in the mail about a few changes to your benefits effective August 26, 2018. But let’s get real. I’m sure many of you throw that mail away without even looking at i…
    - 7 days ago May 16, 2018, 9:58pm -
  • 100k Sign Up Bonus for Amex Business Platinum
    Through August 8, 2018, the American Express Business Platinum Card is offering 100,000 total bonus Membership Rewards after spending $25,000 in the first three months: 50,000 bonus points after spending $10,000 in the first three months 50,000 more…
    - 9 days ago May 14, 2018, 9:10pm -
  • Update on Southwest’s Planned Service to Hawaii
    Last October we learned that Southwest was going to begin service to Hawaii from California in 2018 on their new Boeing 737 Max 8 planes. We don’t yet know the exact routes yet, we did find out which cities will be served on the mainland as well as…
    - 12 days ago May 11, 2018, 9:23pm -
  • Fantastic Newbie Offer: Sapphire Preferred 80k Bonus
    Chase has got a new offer for their Sapphire Preferred card with an extra tier of bonus points to entice more spending on the card. You’ll earn 50,000 Ultimate Rewards for spending $4,000 on the card within three months of opening it (this is the…
    - 13 days ago May 10, 2018, 4:14pm -
  • Lufthansa 1st Award Space Open (in Advance) Between US & Europe!
    Update: 5/8/18: I originally posted this at the end of April to report on Lufthansa First Class award space open specifically between San Francisco and Munich, but it looks like there is now plenty of space on various other routes as well! The rest o…
    - 15 days ago May 8, 2018, 10:05pm -

Frequent Flier

  • newThe Best (And Worst) Times to Travel for Memorial Day
    If you’re traveling for Memorial Day, you’ll be joining record numbers of people, the most in about 12 years of holiday vacationing, with the same idea – these are the best and worst times to travel for the holiday from major cities throughout…
    - 3 hours ago May 23, 2018, 9:00am -
  • newChinese Social Credit Blocks 11.14 Million Flights
    Due to the Chinese government-run social credit system, numbers made available as of the end of April of this year show that approximately 11.14 million flights were blocked for those who had wound up on one of dozens of blacklists. Additionally, 4.2…
    - 3 hours ago May 23, 2018, 9:00am -
  • newBoeing Earns Conditional Approval for 777-X Folding Wingtips
    Boeing’s revolutionary designs for the new 777-X, with a wingspan of more than 230 feet, got a boost when the FAA gave conditional approval for the use of folding wingtips potentially making the passenger jet much more versatile than the Airbus A38…
    - 3 hours ago May 23, 2018, 9:00am -
  • newQatar Adds New Award Fees per Sector
    It’s getting more expensive to buy a Qatar Airways flights using their Privilege Club Qmiles. The carrier quietly rolled out a new award booking fee, which will be charged per sector. The additional amount flyers will pay depends on their class of…
    - 13 hours ago May 22, 2018, 10:24pm -
  • newPilot Takes to Twitter over Sexist Comments
    The pilot, named only as Charlotte, spoke of her dismay regarding the sexist remarks she’d received from male passengers during a recent flight. Her posts attracted attention and solidarity from other members of the public, with some pausing to sha…
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 8:57pm -
  • newMonkey Named Dawkins Goes on Two-Hour Chase at SAT
    On Monday night, a rhesus macaque named Dawkins led authorities a two-hour chase at San Antonio International Airport (SAN) after escaping his cage in transit. After the chase, Dawkins was restrained and tranquilized and safely transported to a wildl…
    - 16 hours ago May 22, 2018, 7:47pm -
  • newMQD Cheat to get to Delta Diamond Status?
    From the Forum: I was looking at maybe making a run for Diamond and I noticed that premium economy on air france earns 30% of distance, so if I flew LAX-CDG-HKG and back in Premium, that’d earn almost $7000 MQDs per roundtrip! Just 2 of those and I…
    - 18 hours ago May 22, 2018, 5:54pm -
  • newDelta Opens A Pop-Up Lounge for Middle-Seat Passengers at Boston Airport
    The Middle Seat Lounge, sponsored by both Delta and Coca-Cola, offered passengers a place to relax before their flight, play board games with fellow travelers and take a three-pack of Coke bottles to share with passengers seated in the same row.A…
    - 20 hours ago May 22, 2018, 4:15pm -
  • Frontier Passenger Pees on Seat, Gropes Passengers, Gets Arrested
    On Thursday, an unidentified man was arrest after his Frontier Airlines flight landed in Charleston, South Carolina after allegedly groping two women aboard the flight and urinating on the back of the seat in front of him. “And I scream, ‘He’s…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 9:00am -
  • Is an Old Plane an Unsafe Plane?
    Don’t let the in-seat ashtrays and delightfully tacky retro decorations on some airplanes scare you – just because a plane is older, it doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s any less safe than the more modern planes flying around the world toda…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 9:00am -

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Nomadic Matt

  • newHow to do the Philippines on a Budget (2018 Edition)
    The Philippines is one of the most incredible budget travel destinations, due to its perfect white-sand beaches, enchanting seas, mesmerizing sunsets, friendly locals, and relaxed, tropical vibes. Guest poster Will Hatton tells us how to visit the Ph…
    - 23 hours ago May 22, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • My Favorite Australian Hostels
    I love Australia. It’s one of my favorite countries in the world. I’ve been going for over a decade and have crossed the country more times than I’ve criss-crossed my own. I’ve stayed in countless hostels throught Australia and, today, want t…
    - 6 days ago May 17, 2018, 1:13pm -
  • Ten Reasons to Visit Australia
    Australia is one of the most remote countries in the world and, ironically, one of the most popular places to visit, especially among backpackers and budget travelers. Because of its distance from the US, not many Americans tend to visit Australia. T…
    - 7 days ago May 16, 2018, 6:51pm -
  • How Our Contest Winner Heather is Traveling South America on a Budget
    Heather is the winner of last year's round the world contest. I touched based with Heather again recently to talk about her trip in South America so far, and whether or not she has stuck to her travel budget! The post How Our Contest Winner Heather…
    - 9 days ago May 14, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • How to Pick a Good Hostel
    Good hostels can be hard to come by but with this advice on what to look for, you'll be sure to stay in a place where you can be comfortable and make lots of friends. The post How to Pick a Good Hostel appeared first on Nomadic Matt's Travel Site.
    - 19 days ago May 4, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • The Cost of Traveling New Zealand
    Even with a favorable exchange rate, New Zealand is an expensive country. If you're going to backpack here, be prepared to spend your money. That said, I offer some tips in this post on how you can cut expenses in order to make it work on a budget.…
    - 20 days ago May 3, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • How to Get Around New Zealand
    It’s easy to get around New Zealand. Buses go everywhere, cars constantly pick up hitchhikers, campervans are easy to rent (and there are lots of rest stops), and backpacker bus tours zigzag around the country. Plus, there are trains and planes. In…
    - 23 days ago Apr 30, 2018, 9:52pm -
  • How to Spend a Week in Vienna
    I didn't really like Vienna the first time I went, but over the years the city has changed — and so has my opinion of it. What was once a stiff capital city is now a more relaxed, arty destination. With tons of museums and history, as well as some…
    - 27 days ago Apr 26, 2018, 1:55pm -
  • The Bay of Islands: An Overview
    A few hours north of Auckland is the Bay of Islands. It’s a small area where people go to holiday, sail, swim, see dolphins, and relax. The main tourist town is Paihia, though a lot of people go to nearby Russell too. If you’ve ever been to the C…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 2:54am -
  • TravelCon Updates: Speakers, Sponsors, and More!
    Hey everyone! I’m super-duper excited about TravelCon, our upcoming conference to teach people how to build sustainable careers in the travel industry. It’s going to be the biggest — and best — travel media event of the year! I have some exci…
    - 29 days ago Apr 24, 2018, 5:48pm -

The Hustle Blog

  • Is the Chase Sapphire Reserve Annual Fee Worth Paying Over the Preferred?
    The Chase Sapphire Reserve – Can’t ignore the talk of the town. Like I tell all my friends & coworkers, if any major bank is offering a signup bonus of 100,000 points, I’m 99% getting it. It’s a no brainer. Even at a high $450 annual fee (whi…
    - Sep 7, 2016, 12:00pm -
  • Trip Report: Korean Air 747-8i First Class ICN-JFK
    ICN (Seoul Incheon) – JFK (New York) KE 85 06/05/2016 Boeing 747-8i First Class Seats 1A, 1J Well this flight was a full-on treat. We haven’t been in long haul First Class in a few years so it was great to be able to experience 2 of them during…
    - Jun 8, 2016, 11:00am -
  • Last Few Days to Earn 10x Points at Amazon & More via Chase Freedom
    Just a reminder that if you’ve activated this offer from Chase, there are only a few more days to spend up to $1,500 at Amazon, Zappos, Audible & and get 10 Ultimate Rewards per dollar spent. Since I do too much shopping at Amazon and I…
    - Dec 28, 2015, 6:30pm -
  • Citi ThankYou Premier – 60,000 ThankYou Points
    UPDATE 1:50 PM EST: Another link is still up! UPDATE 1:25 PM EST: Original link DEAD! Thank to US Credit Card Guide, the best offer we’ve ever seen for the Citi ThankYou Premier credit card has been discovered! Using this link, you can earn the fo…
    - Aug 28, 2015, 2:45pm -
  • Amex Offer – Spend $300 on Airfare, Get $50 Back
    I just came across this offer while going through my wife’s American Express offers. She seems to get the better ones that I don’t get on either my EveryDay Preferred or Starwood Preferred Guest Business card. Get a one-time $50 statement credit…
    - Jul 22, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Q3 Rotating Bonuses – Chase Freedom & Discover IT
    New quarter, new bonuses! These bonuses will run through September 30, 2015. Chase Freedom Activate here. Most gas stations have gift card racks so this should be an easy $1,500 to spend this quarter. Gas stations Kohl’s Discover IT Activate here.…
    - Jul 1, 2015, 5:20pm -
  • (Dead) Fare Alert: EWR-MEX $140 Round Trip
    UPDATE: Looks like it’s gone as of 12:21 AM EST. Damn, better luck next time folks! As I was randomly browsing flights tonight, I came across what seems like a very cheap fare to Mexico City from Newark. This has to be a mistake since it’s a full…
    - May 30, 2015, 4:00am -
  • Don’t Forget to Track Car Rental Reservations with AutoSlash
    Some people think car rentals can be a lengthy process. For me, I try to keep it as simple as possible. You have two options to use AutoSlash. Search for a car using their site Make your booking elsewhere & use AutoSlash to find better rates The pro…
    - Apr 1, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Last Chance at Chase Freedom Q1 Categories
    As we come up on the end of March, we also come to the end of the first quarter of 2015. With that comes the end of the Chase Freedom 5% bonus categories – grocery stores, movie theaters & Starbucks. Be sure to get all your Q1 spend in by March 31!…
    - Mar 30, 2015, 11:00am -
  • Probable Southwest Rapid Rewards Devaluation
    Last week, Southwest Airlines sent an email to its Rapid Rewards loyalty program members informing them of a future change in the program. Sadly, they weren’t very specific about the change but it reads as a devaluation. We created Rapid Rewards®…
    - Feb 17, 2015, 12:00pm -



  • newAlaska Award Discount
    I’m a big fan of earning Alaska miles. Spending them is significantly less fun. Through Thursday, that process gets a little easier with this award sale.  
    - 4 hours ago May 23, 2018, 7:42am -
  • Le Bernardin Experience
    I wouldn’t exactly call myself a “foodie.” A better description might be, “Spaz who can’t be left alone with a pack of Oreos.” Or maybe, “Dude who pays the ice cream man to keep driving.” Anyway, you get the idea. But if you’re a fo…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 8:49am -
  • Two From Tom
    Reader Tom is seeing this in his United app. You could have something similar available. Definitely worth taking a look. Potentially worth over 20,000 miles. Tom is also one of many who got an interesting offer from Hertz last week. If you typically…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 8:02am -
  • National Rental Giveaway
    A couple of small random tips from emails this week… Reader Jerry recommends resortfeechecker and lasvegasjaunt for resort fee research. Reader James says, “It seems American is making saver availability on 2 leg one-ways (positioning-hub-desti…
    - 5 days ago May 18, 2018, 7:54am -
  • Follow-Up
    Lots of great responses to yesterday’s post. Here’s a super-quick summary for those who missed it: I applied for an American Express card expecting to get a bonus. No bonus showed up. Multiple customer service attempts didn’t help. A CFPB compl…
    - 6 days ago May 17, 2018, 8:43am -
  • Getting The Shaft: Amex Edition
    In 2016, I wrote a post entitled “How To Not Get Screwed Over.” Even though I have the memory of a forgetful 80 year old drunk man…I still remember that post. It wasn’t my best or worst…just one I happen to remember. Maybe it’s because of…
    - 7 days ago May 16, 2018, 8:11am -
  • Promos To Save Miles
    As unofficial slogans go, “There’s nothing wrong with saving a SkyDong” might work for this one from Delta. That’s probably a catchier slogan than, “American Airlines: our miles blow.” Anyway, American’s new reduced mileage awards list…
    - 8 days ago May 15, 2018, 7:20am -
  • National Nick
    Thanks to reader Nick for paying such close attention to a 6-month old post (especially considering I barely remembered writing it). At this point, can you think of a good reason for not having National status? Nick can’t. He wanted to update that…
    - 9 days ago May 14, 2018, 7:25am -
  • End Of Week Triple
    If you’re Platinum with Marriott/SPG, you should take a minute to get status with Hertz too. Assuming you don’t have it already. If you’re a VERY big spender who hasn’t an Amex Business Platinum card before, you might want to look at this off…
    - 12 days ago May 11, 2018, 7:46am -
  • Transfer Bonuses
    A couple of new ones… 25% bonus transferring American Express Membership Rewards points to Air France. (I probably won’t take advantage of this one) 50% bonus transferring hotel points to Cathay Pacific. (I definitely won’t take advantage of th…
    - 13 days ago May 10, 2018, 8:12am -

Doctor of Credit

Hustler Money Blog

  • Frontier One-Way Flight Deals As Low As $23
    Do you enjoy flying at discounted rates? Get One-Way Flights Deals as low as $23 on fares with Frontier from select cities for a limited time! There are many select routes for travel and travel dates vary. However, if you are a flexible travel…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 4:15pm -
  • Bissell 1819 Cleanview Rewind Deluxe Vacuum via Amazon: $80.99 + Free Shipping
    Get a powerful vacuum that will provide edge-to-edge cleaning for all types of floors! Head on over to Amazon because they are currently having a deal where you can get a Bissell 1819 Cleanview Rewind Deluxe Vacuum for only $80.99 + free shipping.…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 4:00pm -
  • Top Ten Freebies for April 25, 2018
    Did someone say freebies? As an average person, if someone is offering me something for free, you better believe I’m there to take up the offer. Freebies are a great way to get brands to advertise their products and connect with their customers. Pl…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:45pm -
  • Kindle Paperwhite E-reader via Amazon: $69.99 + Free Shipping (Targeted)
    To celebrate some users, Amazon is currently targeting select members a Kindle Paperwhite E-reader for $69.99 + Free Shipping! While this tablet is usually priced at $119.99, you can now get it for $69.99 + Free Shipping with Promo Code “KINDLE5…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:44pm -
  • Sawyer Savings Bank Checking Promotion: $100 Bonus (NY)
    For residents of New York, Sawyer Savings Bank is offering a $100 bonus when you open qualifying checking account good through June 30, 2018. To earn $100 bonus, you must open a new account with a $100 opening deposit. Also, once you join, you’ll…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:30pm -
  • CFE Federal Credit Union Checking Promotion: $100 Bonus (FL)
    For residents of Florida, CFE Federal Credit Union is offering you an opportunity to earn a $100 bonus. A $100 cash reward will be rewarded with every new line switched to Sprint! Also, current customers will receive $50 for every line transferre…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:20pm -
  • Shop Your Way Uber Cash Back Promotion: Earn $2 Per Ride or UberEats (Nationwide)
    Uber is a fast & simple way to get from point A to point B, if this is your preferred way of traveling then you need to get in on the Shop Your Way cash back promotion. All you have to do is link your Uber account to your Shop Your Way account to sta…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:15pm -
  • Amex Offers Wine Country Gift Baskets Promotion: $25 Statement Credit w/ $50 Purchase (Targeted)
    If you love wine, you will be in heaven when you hear about this offer. We have a Amex Offers promotion for you wine lovers! They just partnered up with Wine Country Gift Baskets to let you earn a $25 statement credit when you spend $50 or more. Wine…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 3:00pm -
  • PUMA Private Sale Promotion: Up To 75% Off
    Research and shop all the latest gear from the world of Fashion, Sport, and everywhere in between when you shop with PUMA. This Spring, shop at PUMA and get an additional 75% off sitewide with coupon code “DEALSALE” at checkout. This is the perfe…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 2:45pm -
  • Premier America Credit Union Checking Promotion: $50 Bonus (CA, TX)
    Available to residents of California and Texas, Premier America Credit Union is offering you a chance to earn a $50 bonus when you open a new Primary Checking Account at the Reseda branch with e-statements by May 18, 2018. Upon completion of the…
    - 28 days ago Apr 25, 2018, 2:39pm -

Travel Codex

  • Introduction: A VIP La Première Experience to Barcelona
    I recently completed my trip to Europe in Air France La Première, one I looked forward to for several months.  The primary purpose of this trip was, well, to enjoy the La Première experience.  With a limited amount of time to take off at work, so…
    - 5 days ago May 18, 2018, 5:00pm -
  • Review: Alaska Airlines First Class, Los Angeles to New York
    Alaska Airlines is my favorite domestic airline. It doesn’t matter if I’m flying first class or in the back of the aircraft, Alaska Airlines always makes flying a pleasant and enjoyable experience. They have the best employees in the industry and…
    - 5 days ago May 18, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • Alaska Airlines Reduces Award Travel Prices
    Alaska Airlines is rolling out new award prices for award travel and the prices are actually lowering in most markets! Following the lead of the lower prices for main cabin award bookings, Alaska is extending the reduce prices to First Class. In addi…
    - 9 days ago May 14, 2018, 7:13pm -
  • Review: The Roosevelt New Orleans (Waldorf Astoria)
    My wife wanted to visit New Orleans for her birthday, so I decided to go all-out with the hotel.  Neither one of us stayed at a Waldorf-Astoria before.  And just our luck, New Orleans had one.  Late March is still sort of peak season in NOLA (tail…
    - 12 days ago May 11, 2018, 4:00pm -
  • Confirmed: Marriott Extends Lifetime Platinum Premier to SPG Members with 750 Nights and 10 Years Platinum
    A few weeks back, I reported a rumor that Marriott Rewards was reconsidering their unequal treatment of members depending on which legacy program they came from. I’m pleased to report that this is now more than a rumor.  Marriott has adjusted the…
    - 13 days ago May 10, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • Alaska Airlines Increases Change Fees and Axes Free Cancellations
    Alaska Airlines change and cancellation policy has until now been among the most flexible in the industry. Although the airline is not as lenient as Southwest which allows for free changes/cancellation, Alaska Airlines fees are lower than the three m…
    - 14 days ago May 9, 2018, 7:19pm -
  • Eastern Europe Stopover Part 1 – Warsaw Poland
    This year I’ve had several business trips to Europe. Twice I ended up needing an overnight layover to satisfy a Saturday night stay requirement to keep ticket prices in check and within my corporate travel policy. Not ideal, but I ended up making t…
    - 14 days ago May 9, 2018, 4:33pm -
  • Review: The Alaska Lounge at New York JFK, a Priority Pass Lounge
    Alaska Airlines just opened their brand new Alaska Lounge at New York JFK Airport and it’s beautiful! Located on the mezzanine level of Terminal 7, the new Alaska Lounge features a spacious setting with great service, wonderful amenities and a comf…
    - 16 days ago May 7, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • Improve Your Travel IQ by Using World Airport Codes
    World Airport Codes is an extremely useful resource when it comes to travel planning, aviation knowledge, data science, and just plane “#AvGeek” -ery. The website stores information on over 47,000 airport codes. The website will give you everyth…
    - 19 days ago May 4, 2018, 11:00am -
  • First Impressions: Air France La Première
    The trip I’d anticipated for nearly 8 months finally happened late last week.  I flew in Air France’s exclusive First Class product, La Première.  Though I’ll have a full review up soon, I wanted to share a few initial thoughts on the experi…
    - 21 days ago May 2, 2018, 11:00am -

Maximizing Money

Boarding Area

Frequent Flyer Miles 101

  • newWill Norwegian Air Survive? Yes. Does It Matter? Yes.
    Word of warning: I’m in “airline-geek” mode. Today’s post is about a small European carrier, rather than miles. But it’s fun to write. In the past, I have discussed Norwegian Air, a unique ultra-low cost carrier (ULCC) that not only flies i…
    - 16 hours ago May 22, 2018, 7:37pm -
  • Four Las Vegas Myths That Can Get You In Trouble…
    I don’t think that anyone would argue with the statement that, as a vacation destination (or business trip, for that matter), Las Vegas is unique. It’s 24 hours of playing, people watching, losing money or, if you choose, just sitting by the pool…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 2:02pm -
  • Weekend Tidbits: American, United, Tarmac Stormers
    On Fridays, I like to look back at some of what I missed during the week. Since the sum total of what I miss would likely break the internet, I try to keep it to useful, amusing or, in some other way, interesting. American Airlines: Credit Cards Amer…
    - 5 days ago May 18, 2018, 2:22pm -
  • Why Fare Sales Matter (Particularly At Southwest)
    When an airline advertises a sale, it’s always worth looking to see what the underlying conditions are. Still, Southwest has one feature that makes it worth keeping an eye on. Southwest Airlines Fare Sale Fare sales are commonplace at airlines. Lik…
    - 7 days ago May 16, 2018, 1:20pm -
  • Fly Across The Atlantic In Business For Less
    I’ll start by saying this: International business class is almost never cheap. Please don’t equate “for less” with “cheap.”   One of the best uses of frequent flyer miles is international travel, particularly in premium classes of servic…
    - 9 days ago May 14, 2018, 6:32pm -
  • Spirit Airlines Adding Wi-Fi Onboard
    I got an email from Spirit Airlines telling me that they had a “big announcement.” Okay, it wasn’t that big, but it was nice to know that, by next summer, Spirit will be joining the 21st century and adding Wi-Fi onboard. Is Spirit Getting Bette…
    - 11 days ago May 12, 2018, 9:27pm -
  • Boeing Continues To Win The Long-Haul Game
    If it seems like somebody’s always announcing an order for a new plane or fleet type, there’s a reason: Somebody’s always announcing an order for a new plane or fleet type. While there are countless  numbers of planes, two manufacturers domina…
    - 13 days ago May 10, 2018, 1:47pm -
  • NYC Times Square Marriott Marquis Review
    I don’t tend to write a lot of individual hotel reviews, given their limited audience, but when I have the chance to write about one of Marriott’s highest profile hotels in a high profile location, I figure that it’s worth a few minutes. And I…
    - 15 days ago May 8, 2018, 12:38am -
  • Marriott Rolls Out New Credit Cards; Premier Plus Looks Interesting
    As Marriott moves to combine the Starwood and Marriott Rewards programs, it is taking a necessary first step and rolling out its credit cards. Initial bonuses are often the best you’ll see for a while, so it’s worth taking a look. Marriott Reward…
    - 19 days ago May 4, 2018, 2:21pm -
  • Ridesharing Programs 101
    Today’s 101 topic is only tangentially related to frequent flyer programs. It’s about ride-sharing services (RSS), such as Uber and Lyft. If you’ve never used one, they may seem intimidating at first, but can save you time and money. The concep…
    - 20 days ago May 3, 2018, 4:58pm -

milepoint (Forums)

Flyertalk MilesBuzz

  • newSGN transit times - VN/VJ
    Hi FT I am landing at SGN with NZ at 7:45pm on Saturday 4 August. Solo traveller, no checked bags. About to book a same day flight from SGN to HAN - how long do I need to allow in SGN for transit? Ticket will be separate to the inbound NZ ticket,.…
    - 36 mins ago May 23, 2018, 11:14am -
  • newProtein Balls in the Lounge
    Not there today but noticed this tweet: Very classy.
    - 36 mins ago May 23, 2018, 11:14am -
  • newIrrops. How do i get missing pqms
    I was supposed to fly on a ANA flight to SIN then onto a UA flight to EWR. but the SIN flight was delayed by a few hours that would have resulted in some misconnects so they rebooked me onto Cathay Pacific flights, SIN TO HKG TO NYC. i...
    - 1 hour ago May 23, 2018, 10:37am -
  • newGuesting of Check-in, Security and Lounges at MAN + LHR
    My family (2 adults, 2 children) is travelling MAN-LHR-JNB on Friday in J and we are travelling with friends who will be in Y (2 adults, 1 child). We're all BA Blues. We want to maximise the time together in MAN/LHR and want to avoid any awkward..…
    - 1 hour ago May 23, 2018, 10:31am -
  • newSuggestions for a night near Narita
    My girlfriend and I have a ~26 hour stopover in Tokyo on a Saturday night in July and rather than doing the usual and heading into Tokyo I was thinking that it might be better to hire a car and head off somewhere else for the night. Thing is I have..…
    - 1 hour ago May 23, 2018, 10:31am -
  • newMissing or delayed CC points posting
    The new statement date on my Chase RR Visa was two days ago, but instead of earned points being posted to my RR account, the account activity shows -0- points earned. The previous balance was paid in full by/before due date, as usual, and I...
    - 1 hour ago May 23, 2018, 10:29am -
  • newSkipping train portion of RENFE/iberia ticket
    I have a RENFE/Iberia ticket AGP-MAD-LHR, but it looks like it would be more convenient for me to travel directly from MAD due to a change of plans. Is it possible to board the flight portion having not taken the train? I assume there is no real..…
    - 1 hour ago May 23, 2018, 10:24am -
  • newChristmas Island & Cocos using VA
    As i've been planning a trip using these flights, i've had a quick look at reliability (can be variable) and seen a new timetable in place later this year: From 15 October flights will operate on the following round trip: Tuesday: Perth –...
    - 2 hours ago May 23, 2018, 9:42am -
  • newBA 295 Club World June 24th
    Hello everyone. New to this forum, but been in here reading a while. June 24th my wife, son(2 years old) and myself are flying Osl-lhr-ORD-MCO for a much needed vacation. We are at a wedding the night before so splurged with Club World. ...
    - 3 hours ago May 23, 2018, 9:12am -
  • newYEG to US via YVR
    Can't recall having flown to the US with a connection. Do I preclear at YEG ? If so, in the new terminal is there lounge access (MLL) yet for US pax ?
    - 3 hours ago May 23, 2018, 9:05am -

Reddit r/churning

  • newWhat Card Should I Get? Weekly Thread - Week of May 23, 2018
    What Card Should I Get Weekly Thread, where we try to figure out what card you should get or critique your current plans or AOR if you're doing it that way). Everything is YMMV and these are all opinions. Agree or disagree with your votes. As always…
    - 44 mins ago May 23, 2018, 11:06am -
  • newDaily Question Thread - May 23, 2018
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is where you post questions you have regarding churning for Miles/Point/Cash. We recommend that if you are new to our sub, you really should spend a few hours reading the wiki and sidebar arti…
    - 45 mins ago May 23, 2018, 11:05am -
  • newDaily Discussion Thread - May 23, 2018
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! This thread is here for all churning discussions that do not fit well in the other recurring threads. As a recap, we have a number of Recurring threads that are topic specific: If you have a general question, w…
    - 2 hours ago May 23, 2018, 10:06am -
  • newSome insight on Beam Savings (2-4%)
    Beam Savings (, which promises rates of 2-4% has gotten some chatter recently since they started their private beta. I've been onboarded as of this morning. The structure is that you start each day at 2% interest for that day. Yo…
    - 18 hours ago May 22, 2018, 5:49pm -
  • newInsight Visa Prepaid Card Discontinued 5% Savings
    After I noticed my new account in my wife's name did not have a "savings" tab, I reached out to customer service. Their first response was canned, but I tried again and they responded that the savings feature "has been discontinued for new enrollment…
    - 19 hours ago May 22, 2018, 5:01pm -
  • Code Sharing Thread - Week of May 22, 2018
    Based on the Survey results in June 2017, we decided to start a Code Sharing specific thread. The intention, as stated, is to facilitate the sharing of codes in a centralized thread. WARNING: The Mods will NOT arbitrate or moderate any issues resulti…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 11:05am -
  • Daily Question Thread - May 22, 2018
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is where you post questions you have regarding churning for Miles/Point/Cash. We recommend that if you are new to our sub, you really should spend a few hours reading the wiki and sidebar arti…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 11:05am -
  • Daily Discussion Thread - May 22, 2018
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! This thread is here for all churning discussions that do not fit well in the other recurring threads. As a recap, we have a number of Recurring threads that are topic specific: If you have a general question, w…
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 10:06am -
  • Ink Business Unlimited is finally up! The card is finally up! I'm 5/24 so I'll most likely be PCing to this card from the Ink Preferred (already have two). submitted by /u/waikanecc [lin…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 9:04pm -
  • Daily Question Thread - May 21, 2018
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! This is where you post questions you have regarding churning for Miles/Point/Cash. We recommend that if you are new to our sub, you really should spend a few hours reading the wiki and sidebar arti…
    - 2 days ago May 21, 2018, 11:06am -

Dan's Deals

Johnny Jet

  • newTravel Contests: Week of May 23, 2018
    This week’s travel contests include: Win a five-night trip for four to Rome Win a nine-night family trip for two adults and two children to...The post Travel Contests: Week of May 23, 2018 appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 50 mins ago May 23, 2018, 11:00am -
  • newThe Trackable Wallet That’s Difficult to Lose
    Are you looking for a great Father’s Day present? If your loved one (they make them for women, too) tends to lose their wallet often...The post The Trackable Wallet That’s Difficult to Lose appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 9:13pm -
  • newVideo: My Dinosaur Is a Service Animal
    Amid all the talk about service animals and people who abuse airline policies, CollegeHumor has released the above video featuring Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom‘s Chris Pratt...The post Video: My Dinosaur Is a Service Animal appeared first on Jo…
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 9:00pm -
  • newAnother Great Site for Flight Deals
    I always tell people that there’s not one website out there that has all the cheapest flights, and that’s why you need to check them...The post Another Great Site for Flight Deals appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 15 hours ago May 22, 2018, 8:43pm -
  • newHow to Add a Watermark to Protect Your Photos
    One of my favorite things about traveling professionally is that I get to share my experiences with others. It’s a real passion of mine, particularly...The post How to Add a Watermark to Protect Your Photos appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 16 hours ago May 22, 2018, 7:23pm -
  • newThe New Chase Ink Unlimited Business Credit Card is Here. No Annual Fee, 1.5x, and $500
    We receive compensation from our advertising partners for links on the blog. Here’s our full Advertiser Policy. There is a new Chase flat rate business credit card...The post The New Chase Ink Unlimited Business Credit Card is Here. No Annual Fe…
    - 18 hours ago May 22, 2018, 6:14pm -
  • newThe Quickest Way to Speed Through Security This Summer
    The TSA, according to a post on its own site, “is preparing for another record-breaking travel season this summer, as 243 million passengers and crew...The post The Quickest Way to Speed Through Security This Summer appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 22 hours ago May 22, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • newChase Sapphire Reserve Changes Coming Soon?
    We receive compensation from our advertising partners for links on the blog. Here’s our full Advertiser Policy. One of the most talked about credit cards the last...The post Chase Sapphire Reserve Changes Coming Soon? appeared first on Johnny Je…
    - 22 hours ago May 22, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • 5 Reasons to Stay at the Four Seasons San Francisco
    I recently visited San Francisco with my family and we stayed at the Four Seasons San Francisco. When you check into a Four Seasons hotel,...The post 5 Reasons to Stay at the Four Seasons San Francisco appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 6:25am -
  • Travel Style: Sebastian Jacobitz
    Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly,...The post Travel Style: Sebastian Jacobitz appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 1 day ago May 22, 2018, 2:20am -