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The Points Guy

  • newA Look at Iceland’s Music Scene
    Just like an airplane, music has the ability to transport you to a totally different time and place: Shut your eyes. Take a breath. And off you go. This year, TPG is celebrating the confluence of travel and music with the release of The 2018 Points G…
    - 11 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 1:00am -
  • newDid You Watch TPG on ‘The Morning Breath’? Here’s What To Do Next
    On Thursday morning, Brian Kelly — TPG himself — appeared on “The Morning Breath” with Claudia Oshry Soffer (aka Instagram’s girlwithnojob) and Jackie Oshry (aka Instagram’s jackieoproblems) to talk about travel, points and miles. If you…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 12:00am -
  • newDeal Alert: Puerto Vallerta, San Jose del Cabo for $165+
    Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:30pm -
  • newSigning Up For Instant Amex Centurion Lounge Access
    Following delay after delay during this week’s round of winter storms, my colleague Joel S. ended up getting stuck at New York’s LaGuardia (LGA) Airport. Sadly, he didn’t have lounge access, so he initially endured the main terminal area — be…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:00pm -
  • newSeoul Incheon’s New Terminal Opens for the Olympics
    South Korea’s Incheon International Airport (ICN) unveiled its new terminal Thursday, just days before the 2018 Winter Olympics begin on February 9. The 7.4 million square-foot Terminal 2 is ICN’s first large-scale expansion in 17 years, and in…
    - 14 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:00pm -
  • newHow Would a Government Shutdown Affect Travel?
    Five years after the 2013 government shutdown, the US is on the verge of another closure, because Congress can’t agree on a budget. Democrats and Republicans are attempting to come to a compromise by Friday night to keep government agencies open fo…
    - 15 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 9:06pm -
  • newFlight Review: Swiss (Boeing 777-300ER) Economy, Zurich to Los Angeles
    I found a great fare to Nice (NCE) from my home in Los Angeles (LAX). The outbound put me on Lufthansa through Munich, a solid economy-class experience on an Airbus A340-600.  The return had me on Swiss through Zurich (ZRH). How would the long fligh…
    - 15 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 9:00pm -
  • newNew Hilton Amex Cards Launch With Bonuses of up to 100k Points
    Hilton’s updating its credit card lineup in a big way. It’s launching a handful of new cards — that are available now — as well as updating its existing Amex cards to include waive foreign transaction fees and add new features. As a reminder…
    - 16 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 8:10pm -
  • newUsing Airline Schedule Changes to Move to a New Flight, Get Refunds and More
    Almost all airlines sell two types of airfare: refundable, which can be canceled for a refund with or without a cancellation penalty, and non-refundable, while can generally still be canceled, with the balance applied to a new ticket issued within on…
    - 16 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 7:50pm -
  • newHow to Do Coachella on Points and Miles
    Among the many music festivals that take place around the globe each year, one stands out for variety, verve and sheer star power: Coachella. The festival is held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, over two weekends and draws headliners wh…
    - 17 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 7:05pm -

Frugal Travel Guy

View From the Wing

  • newThe Only Airline Credit Card You Want to Put Spending On
    You get an airline credit card for the signup bonus and for the benefits of having the card. In general you do not put spending on an airline credit card.If you have a Chase Sapphire Reserve you earn 3 points per dollar on airline spend and those mi…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 12:04am -
  • newNot the Best Frequent Flyer Program and Why Amex Lost Money
    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 Not the Best Frequent Flyer Program and Why Amex Lost Money...
    - 14 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:04pm -
  • newBritish Airways Changes Terms on AARP Discount to Exclude Stacking
    I’ve gotten amazing deals on British Airways premium cabin travel. I’m not a huge fan of the BA product but they run sales frequently and when those sale prices could be reduced by the AARP discount (AARP tells me there’s no minimum age to join…
    - 16 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 8:04pm -
  • newAstronaut Could Land on the Moon But Couldn’t Handle Delta and More
    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 Astronaut Could Land on the Moon But Couldn’t Handle Delta and More...
    - 18 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 6:04pm -
  • newDelta Backing Off Campaign Against Gulf Carriers to Focus Mostly on Qatar
    Delta, American and United for three years have argued that the US government needed to take a protectionist stance against Emirates, Etihad, and Qatar. They've argued it's unfair, they shouldn't have to 'compete against governments' which is a rath…
    - 19 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 4:34pm -
  • newDelta Cracking Down on Emotional Support Animals
    Delta announced that starting March 1 they’ll be requiring new advance documentation for passengers bringing ’emotional support animals’ on board their aircraft.Basically they say the whole fake emotional support thing has gone too far. Delta…
    - 21 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 3:04pm -
  • newHURRY: Wide Open Australia Business Class Awards on Qantas, Book With American Miles
    Qantas is launching a new route on September 1, 2018: San Francisco – Melbourne on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday, operated by a Boeing 787-9.Qantas rarely makes business class award space available, however on this new flight awards ar…
    - 23 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 1:04pm -
  • newHyatt Award “Sale” This Time On Suites, Hurry and Book
    Two weeks ago Hyatt was pricing several hotels below their normal published cash and points award prices. Then at the beginning of the week more hotels were identified offering an unpublished award sale.Now premium rooms and suites on sale, some st…
    - 24 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 12:04pm -
  • American’s 2018 Schedule Includes 52 New Routes, Chicago O’Hare Becomes a Shuttle City
    American is offering "52 new nonstop flights and enhanced schedules" in its 2018 schedule Only 8 are actually newly announced today. Like United, American Airlines is beefing up service to smaller markets where there's less competition from ultra l…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 12:04am -
  • United Launching Premium Economy This Year
    United is telling its employees that it will launch a premium economy cabin called 'Premium Plus' later this year.Here they follow American and Delta which have both started offering the international cabin between economy and business class, simila…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 10:04pm -

One Mile at a Time

  • newEtihad Executive Trying To Beat Round The World Flying Record
    This is awesome. I didn't realize this was a record, though now that I do, I'm totally going to try to break it. On Sunday Andrew Fisher, who is Etihad's VP of Fleet Planning and a self proclaimed aviation geek, will start a round the world trip tha…
    - 17 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 7:03pm -
  • newDelta Cracks Down On Emotional Support Animals
    There's no denying that many people take advantage of the generous emotional support animal policies in the US. It's quite easy for people to claim that their pets are actually emotional support animals, as a way of circumventing rules prohibiting pe…
    - 19 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 4:47pm -
  • newHotel Calls Out “Influencer” For Asking For Free Stay, Bans All Bloggers
    I find this to be an interesting situation. Let me start by saying that I've been blogging full time for 10 years now. A vast majority of my travel is self funded. Not once (at least that I can recall) have I reached out to a brand and asked for some…
    - 21 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 3:04pm -
  • newTV Crew Arrested For Taking Fake Explosives Through TSA Checkpoint
    Yesterday was quite an eventful day at Newark Airport. First ex-governor Chris Christie made the news for being denied access to the VIP entrance at Newark Airport, though that isn't the only eventful thing that allegedly happened at the airport yest…
    - 22 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 2:17pm -
  • newMy First Flight On The Bombardier CSeries
    We've seen a lot of new plane technology lately. In the widebody market there's the Airbus A350 and Boeing 787, which are fuel efficient and lower capacity than many of the planes they replace, and they've made a lot of new routes viable. We've also…
    - 22 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 1:39pm -
  • newThe Craziest Landing Video I’ve Ever Seen
    Over the years I've posted lots of crazy airplane landing videos, though this has to be the craziest one yet. For the past couple of days Storm Friederike has been passing through Europe with some very high winds, and it caused chaos for many forms…
    - 23 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 12:54pm -
  • newAlaska Airlines Reveals New Employee Uniforms
    Alaska and Virgin America have been making good progress when it comes to their integration. If history is any indicator (in terms of the other mergers we've seen), one of the big challenges they'll face over the coming years is integrating their emp…
    - 24 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 12:03pm -
  • Qantas’ New San Francisco To Melbourne Flight Is Bookable (And Has Award Space!)
    In mid-December we learned that Qantas would be adding flights between San Francisco and Melbourne as of late 2018. This flight complements their existing service between Sydney and San Francisco, though when we first learned about the route they did…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 12:06am -
  • My VERY Costly Misconnect At London Heathrow
    This sure hasn't been a good week for me as far as airline reliability goes. I feel like for my past several hundred thousand miles I've had amazing luck with my flights, and have barely had any major delays or cancelations. Then last week I had a 10…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 11:13pm -
  • United Introducing Premium Plus (Premium Economy)
    As of now the details are limited, though Wandering Aramean is reporting on an internal United memo regarding the introduction of a true international premium economy product. It looks like United's new premium economy product will be called Premium…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 8:56pm -

The Frequent Miler

  • newNew Qantas SFO-MEL Route – Plenty Of Award Space
    It can be hard finding award flights to Australia, but Qantas’s new direct route has lots of availability. Their San Francisco to Melbourne route is now bookable and flights begin on September 1, 2018. The best thing of all is that there’s plenty…
    - 9 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 2:40am -
  • newBook Quickly: Hyatt Suites Award Sale
    This one probably won’t last long. Following the recent World of Hyatt Points + Cash award sales (here and here), there’s a new award sale, this time on suites at Hyatt properties. The Deal Hyatt has released suites at select hotels that are book…
    - 20 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 3:32pm -
  • Kimpton IHG Platinum experience redeeming free nights at the Kimpton Muse
    IHG bought Kimpton a while ago, but integration between their rewards programs has taken a while. Now, it's here and I got an early look at what happens when an IHG Platinum elite uses free night certificates to book rooms at the Kimpton Muse hotel…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:39am -
  • Earn 6,000 Virgin Atlantic Miles With A 2-Day Avis Car Rental
    Virgin Atlantic have teamed up with Avis to offer a potentially very lucrative promotion when renting a car. Here’s the deal and how – taken to the extreme – you can earn four return tickets in First Class on ANA. The Deal Book your car rental…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 1:27am -
  • R.I.P. – Amex Offers Sync With Facebook & Twitter Has Died
    It used to be possible to use Amex Offers Sync with Twitter and Facebook to automate the addition of offers to your cards. If you’d relied on that method to save you time, there’s some bad news. Syncing Amex Offers with Twitter and Facebook is n…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 11:36pm -
  • Can you get the Hilton Ascend bonus if you’ve had the Surpass?
    All four new Amex Hilton cards are now available with shiny new signup offers. And each offer says “Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have or have had this product.”  With respect to the Ascend card, that surprises me. For back…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 9:09pm -
  • Purchase $150 Best Buy Gift Card, Get $10 Bonus Code From Gyft
    Gyft have started a new promotion on Best Buy gift cards, offering a bonus savings code. Here’s more about the deal: The Deal Buy a $150 Best Buy Gift Card and get a bonus $10 Savings Code when using promo code BESTBUY at checkout. Direct link to…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 6:05pm -
  • Chase Pay / Best Buy Promo: Now 10% / 10X On Other Chase Cards
    We shared a Quick Deal yesterday about a Chase Pay / Best Buy promo which – at the time – was only available for Chase Freedom cardholders. Chase have sent out emails today offering this deal to other cardholders. Here’s what you need to know:…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 4:38pm -
  • My married million miler mileage run
    My wife and I are planning to earn million miler status with Delta, the day after our anniversary, on the same Airbus A350 flight. Why? Because we can... and it's fun. Here's how we plan to do it...The post My married million miler mileage run a…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 11:39am -
  • Chase Pay / Best Buy Promo: Stack With In-Store Gift Card Deals (YMMV)
    We wrote yesterday about the current Chase Pay offer going on at Best Buy where you can get 10% back on up to $400 $300 of spend when paying with a Chase Freedom card. Edit: This offer’s now available on other Chase cards. Depending on your local B…
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 7:15pm -

The Flight Deal

The Free-quent Flyer

  • Hyatt Globalist or Hilton Diamond for reimbursed business travel?
    If you are primarily focused on hacking leisure travel, "choosing" between Hilton and Hyatt doesn't make much sense: earn Hilton Honors points with manufactured spend at grocery stores with an American Express Surpass/Ascend card, and earn bonus tran…
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 10:59am -
  • What a 10-minute schedule change taught me about Delta — and about myself
    It's no secret that the core of my travel hacking practice is manufactured spend. I focus on low-risk, high-reward opportunities to earn points and cash with credit card purchases and liquidate those purchases back to cash as quickly as possible. But…
    - 9 days ago Jan 11, 2018, 10:59am -
  • Assorted 2018 hotel news and program updates
    Quite a few changes have been reported to hotel loyalty programs in 2018, so here are a few brief thoughts in case you're wondering what to make of them.70,000-point IHG Rewards Club propertiesIHG Rewards Club has announced the following hotels will…
    - 15 days ago Jan 5, 2018, 5:41pm -
  • 2018 New Year roundup
    Well, we made it. It's 2018, so here's a roundup of thoughts, ideas, and observations that I haven't got around to posting yet.US Bank Flexperks Travel Rewards changes are in effectFlexpoints are now worth 1.5 cents each when used to book travel thro…
    - 18 days ago Jan 2, 2018, 10:59am -
  • Guest post: Triggering MERRILL+ Delta SkyClub membership
    Today's post was written by friend and longtime reader of the blog Robert Dwyer, about his experience with the no-annual-fee Merrill Lynch MERRILL+ Visa Signature card, which many people signed up for when it was offering a signup bonus of 50,000 poi…
    - 26 days ago Dec 25, 2017, 10:59am -
  • Ongoing Simon Mall discount and newish Walmart money order protocol
    Just a couple quick notes today as we head into the holidays.Two more days of discounted Simon Malls Visa gift cardsThrough December 24, 2017, (some?) Simon Malls are selling their PIN-enabled Visa gift cards with a $2.95 activation fee instead of th…
    - 29 days ago Dec 22, 2017, 8:52pm -
  • Which earning opportunities interfere with each other?
    Today's post is more of a reference for myself because I am terrible at keeping track of all the different rewards programs out there, and which ones interfere with which, so I thought it would be helpful to write all the ones I could think of down i…
    - 32 days ago Dec 19, 2017, 10:59am -
  • Do this now: register for 2018 1st quarter bonus categories
    It's that time again, your quarterly reminder to activate next quarter's bonus earning on all your credit cards offering rotating quarterly rewards.Chase FreedomIn the first quarter of 2018, each Chase Freedom card you have will earn 5 Ultimate Rewar…
    - 33 days ago Dec 18, 2017, 10:59am -
  • Don't sleep on the American Airlines holiday bonus miles promotion
    I don't normally find shopping portal promotions to be worth my time, which I assume is how this one slipped past me last month when Frequent Miler wrote about it: through December 31, American will award bonus miles based on the number of partner a…
    - 38 days ago Dec 13, 2017, 10:13pm -
  • Table stakes for a decent Marriott credit card reboot
    I've been traveling all week, but followed with interest the announcement that Marriott will be rebooting their credit card lineup, with "mass consumer," "premium," and "super premium" credit cards offered by Chase and American Express. Having no int…
    - 43 days ago Dec 8, 2017, 11:27pm -

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 -

MileValue

  • Hilton Cardholders: Consider Your Options ASAP
    For a while Hilton has offered all of the following co-branded credit cards: Hilton Honors Card from American Express with no annual fee Citi Hilton Honors Card with no annual fee Hilton Honors Surpass Card from American Express with a $75 annual…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 12:30am -
  • AAdvantage Giving Out Gold Status: Targeted Offer
    AAdvantage is giving out elite status–Gold tier–and you might be one of the lucky targeted customers. Here is the landing page for the link of the promotion given out in the targeted email. The promo code is HV18G. Check now to see if you get Go…
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 12:57am -
  • Earn 40k Miles For Paying One Annual Fee on this Business Card
    The Barclaycard AAdvantage Aviator Red World Elite MasterCard comes with 60,000 American Airlines miles, and you don’t even have to spend a large amount of money to earn the bonus. In fact, you hardly have to spend anything–only one purchase is r…
    - 8 days ago Jan 12, 2018, 11:45pm -
  • Hyatt Cash + Points Awards Secret Sale
    Hyatt Cash + Points Awards let you use only half the number of points needed for a free night award in exchange for a cash co-pay. They can sometimes be a high value way to stretch your points. They can also be a bad deal. Here are what Points + Ca…
    - 13 days ago Jan 7, 2018, 7:49pm -
  • New Amex Referrals Thread: Leave Yours in the Comments!
    Do you have an American Express credit card? If you do, are you aware that you may have the ability to share referral links with others that will earn you tons of bonus points? In July of last year I published a post welcoming readers to share their…
    - 15 days ago Jan 5, 2018, 6:53pm -
  • Top 10 Travel Credit Cards January 2018
    There are a lot of reasons to collect miles and points. For free luxury hotel stays and First Class flights To travel to more countries than you could otherwise afford To take your family on vacation To visit home for the holidays To earn big rewards…
    - 18 days ago Jan 2, 2018, 8:12pm -
  • Free Giveaway: $51 Southwest Gift Card
    Thanks to everyone who participated. A winner has been randomly selected. Congratulations to Mike Reitsma! Safe travels. Happy holidays! Longtime and ever generous reader CaveDweller is once again offering one lucky reader a $51 Southwest gift card.…
    - 23 days ago Dec 28, 2017, 9:45pm -
  • Airline Regulations for Traveling With Your Pet
    I have an adorable two year old boston terrier named Omar that I share with my boyfriend, pictured below in his carrier on a ferry to Uruguay last year. My home base is Buenos Aires, but when winter strikes come June we escape to Northern hemispher…
    - 24 days ago Dec 27, 2017, 5:00pm -
  • TIP: Use Desktop, Not Mobile to Buy Delta Gift Cards for Platinum Credit
    Are you scrambling to spend all your incidental travel fee credit for your Amex Platinum before the year ends? Is Delta your designated airline? Then be careful how you buy Delta gift cards. Gift cards bought through the mobile version of Delta’s s…
    - 24 days ago Dec 26, 2017, 11:58pm -
  • Guide to Restaurants & Bars in Buenos Aires
    I am the token friend that lives in South America. That means I get emails pretty regularly from family members and friends who are planning travel to Buenos Aires asking for advice about where to eat and drink in the city. The requests became more f…
    - 28 days ago Dec 23, 2017, 8:02pm -

Frequent Flier

  • newWyndham Acquires La Quinta
    Wyndham Worldwide Corporation announced on Thursday morning that they will acquire La Quinta Holdings, Inc. for $1.95 billion, with an expected acquisition close date before the end of the second quarter 2018. Even if the deal doesn’t go through, W…
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 10:00am -
  • newYou Can Now Buy Access to Etihad’s JFK Residence Lounge
    If you haven't had the chance to visit New York JFK's Etihad Private Residence VIP Room just yet, you're in luck. It's now possible to buy access to the lounge for just $40! However, this room won't always be available to all passengers all the time.
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 10:00am -
  • newHundreds of Bags Still MIA More Than a Week After JFK Breakdown
    Passengers say that while airlines are passing the buck, some flyers have still not been reunited with their checked luggage more than ten days after a burst pipe wreaked havoc at JFK. After promising to “hold all responsible parties accountable fo…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:45pm -
  • newDelta Is Cracking Down on Service Animals on Flights
    Over the past year, Delta has noticed an uptick in the number of onboard incidents involving service and support animals with household pets. To prevent further issues, the airline is now instituting new policies designed to ensure passenger safety a…
    - 14 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:11pm -
  • newFlight Attendant Ordered to Pay Pax $100,000 for Instant Noodle Burns
    An Asiana Airlines flight attendant was ordered by a court to pay 109.6 million South Korean Won ($100,000 USD) for burning a passenger with hot instant noodle soup. The flight attendant accidentally spilled the soup on a business class passenger "Ms…
    - 14 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 9:53pm -
  • newWorst Passenger of the Week: Don’t Let the Cabin Door Hit You on the Way Out
    Every Friday, FlyerTalk looks back at the week’s most charming individuals. While there are always plenty of contenders for our Worst Passenger of the Week award, only one lucky flyer can take home the glory. Here are this week’s winners. Third P…
    - 15 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 8:52pm -
  • newChris Christie Allegedly Tries to Jump the TSA Line at EWR
    Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was told by a Transportation Security Administration agent at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to get into the regular passenger screening line with everyone else after Christie attempted to use the…
    - 16 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 7:26pm -
  • newYou Can’t Sync Your Amex Offers on Twitter or Facebook Anymore
    Amex Offers have been a great way to get extra value out of both main and authorized user American Express cards since they launched. However, it is no longer possible to sync new Amex Offers with your American Express credit cards through Facebook…
    - 19 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 4:36pm -
  • Delta Primes Bags for International Basic Economy Launch
    Although Delta and SkyTeam partners Air France and KLM will offer a basic economy option for trans-Atlantic flyers, don’t expect it to come with any amenities. The Atlanta-based carrier will charge $60 for a checked bag when flying bare-bones inter…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:00am -
  • Watch: AA Flight’s Nail-Biting Emergency Landing
    Smartphone footage appears to show passengers aboard an American Airlines flight reacting as the aircraft made an emergency landing due to mechanical problems. "There were some people crossing themselves, but I thought the adrenaline was high and eve…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:00am -

Travel is Free

Frequent Flyer Bonuses

Million Mile Secrets

Nomadic Matt

  • How to Use Your Social Network to Travel the World
    Celinne da Costa spent a year traveling the world and relying on the kindness of strangers to host her. She stayed with 70+ strangers in 17 countries across four continents. In this interview, Celinne tells us how she did it all, with surprisingly ve…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • My Mom Says This Blog is Boring
    Last month, my mom told me she thought this blog was boring. “Where’s all the fun stuff? I want to see more photos of you traveling. I don’t care about these other updates.” “Mom, I live in Austin now. You know I’m not on the road that mu…
    - 4 days ago Jan 16, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • And the winner is….
    I received thousands of submissions for my round the world contest, and I enjoyed reading every single one of them. Unfortunately, there can only be one winner. Today, I'm very excited to announce the official winner of the round the world contest! T…
    - 30 days ago Dec 21, 2017, 4:04pm -
  • A Year in Review (And a Needed Break)
    As dawn broke on this year, I was excited for a fresh start. Last year, I dealt with panic attacks and anxiety from taking on too many projects, a breakup that left me heartbroken, and a mini-identity crisis from settling down. But that “greatest w…
    - 31 days ago Dec 20, 2017, 5:04pm -
  • Let’s Send Another Set of Students Abroad (Exciting Updates from FLYTE)
    Two years ago I started FLYTE, a charity designed to help students from underserved communities see the world. Since then, we have raised over $100,000 and sent three classes on trips around the world. Here are updates on the organization. The post…
    - 37 days ago Dec 14, 2017, 1:42pm -
  • The Secret Sauce Behind Scott’s Cheap Flights
    Scott Keyes turned a simple newsletter into a popular travel hacking site, Scott's Cheap Flights. In this interview, Scott tells us how he and his worldwide team find cheap flights using a combination of manpower and knowledge of industry trends. Eve…
    - 40 days ago Dec 11, 2017, 2:34pm -
  • 6 (Non-Millennial) Solo Female Travelers Share Their Travel Wisdom
    Solo female travel isn't just for millennials! In this column, Kristin Addis introduces us to some older solo female travelers who are following their dreams to see the world. These women come from all backgrounds and all walks of life, proving it's…
    - 44 days ago Dec 7, 2017, 2:12pm -
  • Living Lagom in Sweden: An Interview With Lola Akerstrom
    Lagom is the key to unlocking the Swedish psyche, and it governs all aspect of Swedish society. In this interview, Lola A. Åkerström talks about why lagom is about more than just balance, and what it's like to assimilate into life in Sweden as a wr…
    - 51 days ago Nov 30, 2017, 4:05pm -
  • Cyber Monday: All Books and Courses Up to 50% Off!
    This Cyber Monday, all of my books and courses are up to 60% off! If you've ever thought about learning to blog, improving your writing or photography, or wanted to become a travel vlogger then you'll definitely want to check out this sale! There is…
    - 54 days ago Nov 27, 2017, 2:09pm -
  • A Journey Through Madagascar: Notes on the Privilege of Travel
    We travelers are a lucky bunch. It's easy to forget just how privileged we are to be able to travel the world. The truth is, most people rarely even leave their own country, let alone visit destinations all over the globe. My recent visit to Madagasc…
    - 60 days ago Nov 21, 2017, 3:19pm -

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 & Diapers.com 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 -

Pointscentric

milenerd

  • New Hilton Links
    The 4 new Hilton cards from American Express are available. Quick summary of each: Hilton Aspire – 100,000 points for spending $4,000 Big ass $450 annual fee Diamond status Free weekend night every year $250 annual resort credit and $250 annual air…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 8:40am -
  • Turo Car Rentals
    As I’ve mentioned 237 times, I’m a National fan for car rentals. Armed with executive status and my corporate code, I’m very content there. But…it seems the door to my heart is slightly ajar to new loves. I’m now also a fan of Turo (for tho…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 8:43am -
  • Extra Hilton Points
    Big thanks to reader Eddie for regularly sending in links like this one. Looks like it might only work for a few, but again, it’s worth the 30 seconds. This one is good for 50,000 bonus points after staying 4 nights over the next 90 days. Didn’t…
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 8:24am -
  • Giveaways For 2018
    A couple of years ago, I didn’t know what to expect with these giveaways. The thinking was basically, “Ah, what the hell. It’s worth a shot.” I put up a quick post to see if you guys had anything expiring to share with other readers. Didn’t…
    - 4 days ago Jan 16, 2018, 9:11am -
  • American Status
    American is handing out status for a few months to some lucky people. Slim chance it’ll work if you didn’t receive an email from them. But if you want to spend 30 seconds testing out the links… Click here for Gold and try code HV18G. Click here…
    - 5 days ago Jan 15, 2018, 9:44am -
  • Staples Promo
    Nerds With Inks can drive to Staples again. For a week starting Sunday, get $20 back when buying $300 or more in Visa gift cards. As always, this is most attractive for those of us earning 5x or 5% at office stores. Have a great weekend, nerds!  
    - 8 days ago Jan 12, 2018, 8:40am -
  • InterContinental Stuff
    Busy times for IHG. To recap… You can now use your points for stays at Kimpton properties. People who like this brand tend to reeeeallly like it. We definitely have some good new options. As with pretty much all nice IHG stays these days…it’ll…
    - 9 days ago Jan 11, 2018, 8:13am -
  • Starwood Status Challenge
    Thanks to reader Susan for sharing this extended SPG status challenge page (for Gold or Platinum). You don’t need to be an “elite” anywhere else but you will need to spend some nights at Starwood properties. And, of course, it would mean Marrio…
    - 10 days ago Jan 10, 2018, 8:36am -
  • How Not To Make A Presentation
    The first 5 days of my Kauai stay were spent at the Grand Hyatt. It was a bright, shining example of what customer service can be. But this post is about what happened after I left. I moved on to the Westin because of a targeted offer that sounded gr…
    - 11 days ago Jan 9, 2018, 9:50am -
  • Hyatt Numbers
    Like many of you, I’m a fan of Hyatt points. I can’t even remember the last time I transferred my Chase Ultimate Rewards to any other partner. If you’re thinking about a Hyatt points + cash booking, I’d take a look at the numbers. Some proper…
    - 12 days ago Jan 8, 2018, 8:01am -

Doctor of Credit

Hustler Money Blog

  • newNew Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express Review: 25,000 Bonus Starpoints
    While American Express is an advertising partner of HustlerMoneyBlog, the opinions and beliefs in this article are the author’s alone and have not been reviewed, approved, or otherwise endorsed by the issuer. The Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit C…
    - 8 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 4:00am -
  • newHuntington $500 Business Bonus – Accelerated Business Checking Account
    For residents of Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Illinois, and Wisconsin, Huntington Bank is offering a $500 bonus when you open a new Accelerated Business Checking Account by March 31, 2018. Then you’ll need to hav…
    - 10 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 2:00am -
  • newBest Deals, Bonuses, & Promotions Calendar – *Updated January 19th 2018*
    Scrolling through all our hot deals only to find most of them targeted or YMMV? Worrying about missing out on a deal or an expiration date coming up? Then check out our Hot Deals, Bank Bonuses, & Free Money Promotions Calendar that are available to e…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 12:00am -
  • newUnited MileagePlus Hotel Points Transfer Promotion: Save 25% Miles
    If you think you have extra points on your hands, and you want to transfer to a different point system, now’s the chance. United MileagePlus is giving people the chance to transfer their miles for a limited amount of time. When you do transfer, y…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:45pm -
  • newYogurtland Real Rewards Promotion: Free 3 Oz. Frozen Yogurt
    Make your day a little sweeter with frozen yogurt from Yogurtland! If you love stopping by you local Yogurtland for a quick snack, make sure to sign up for their Real Rewards promotion and get 3 oz. of yogurt for free! Additionally, you’ll receive…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:37pm -
  • newSam’s Club iTunes Gift Card Promotion: Up To 15.5% Off
    Heads up! There’s a promotion that’s only going available for a short while and it’s a HOT ONE. Sam’s Club is letting you get up to 15.5% off iTunes gift cards! Depending on which pack you buy, the discount will vary. But nonetheless, you’l…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:30pm -
  • newTop Ten Bank Promotions in Montana
    Editor’s Note: Not your state? No worries, you can click on the state(s) above to see the Top Ten Bank Promotions being offered in your state. Montana, the “Big Sky Country” is also filled with big bank deals! Here is a list of the Top Ten Bank…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:25pm -
  • newMacy’s Two Day Sale Promotion: Extra 20% Off + 15% Off On Select Departments + 70% Off Clearance
    Are you ready for a Two Day Sale? Macy’s is celebrating with you with their two day flash sale! With this promotion, you can get an extra 20% off, 15% off select departments, and 70% off clearance items. With this sale, you’re looking at great…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:22pm -
  • newChoice Privileges Bonus Points Promotion: Earn a 40% Bonus
    Everyone knows you can use hotel rewards points toward free nights, gift cards, and more. However, did you know you can get a nice 40% bonus when you purchase 5,000 or more Choice Privileges bonus points online? This sweet offer is here to stay until…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:15pm -
  • newDelivery.com Crashed App Promotion: Free $5 Credit (YMMV)
    Want money for a crashed app problem? If you’ve recently used Deliver.com app and had it crashed on you, you can earn a free $5 credit. Delivery.com sent out emails yesterday offering a free $5 credit to those who’s app crashed recently. The cred…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:07pm -

Travel Codex

  • newAlaska Reveals New Uniforms at Luly Yang Fashion Show
    Alaska Airlines has been reinventing the brand for two years. It started with a formal announcement almost exactly two years ago, with a new logo and aircraft livery. Then the carrier bought Virgin America and had to get more serious about the whole…
    - 22 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • newUnited Announces New Premium Economy Product: Premium Plus
    United has announced they will begin rolling out a Premium Economy product on international flights later in 2018. The following minimal information came from an email to Mileage Plus members: Introducing United® Premium Plus International premium…
    - 24 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 12:00pm -
  • Targeted: Alaska Offers Members a Fast Track to Win Back Status
    I have a deep, dark secret: I lost my MVP Gold status with Alaska Airlines this year. Even commuting between Seattle and San Francisco all summer didn’t help me. I’ve been traveling less for school and all my longhaul flights were with miles. I c…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 6:36pm -
  • The New Routes Roundup: January 1-15, 2018
    2018 is already off to a big start from a routes perspective. Airports like Kansas City will receive its first transatlantic service this summer, and Delta is continuing to add more mid-continental and transcontinental routes from its Seattle hub. Ke…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Increases Fees for Award Travel Changes
    I really hate it when an airline makes changes to their frequent flier program without notice (or with little notice). Even if it’s just a small change or a change that won’t affect many people, I appreciate it when the airline is transparent wit…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 12:00pm -
  • JetBlue Has Their Own Captain Denny
    Captain Denny Flanagan has retired from United, but apparently there are other pilots who have some fun before flights.  I listened to a podcast that included a feature on a JetBlue Captain who seems to have a similar style to Captain Denny. This Am…
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • New, Shorter Expiration Policy for Avianca LifeMiles
    This isn’t great news. As One Mile at a Time reports, LifeMiles will now expire a lot sooner when your account becomes inactive, and it’s a lot harder to keep that account active in the first place. Given that Avianca has been selling so many Lif…
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 12:00pm -
  • Seattle’s Second Airport Gets New Routes from Alaska Airlines
    The Seattle area is getting a second airport. The brand new Everett’s Paine Field domestic airport will see several new Alaska Airlines routes. Alaska intends to serve for the airport just North of Seattle to service the West Coast. Until today, w…
    - 4 days ago Jan 16, 2018, 6:33pm -
  • American Express Picks JFK for Its Next Centurion Lounge
    American Express announced today that it plans to open its 10th Centurion Lounge at JFK’s Terminal 4 in New York. This will be a 15,000-square foot lounge that spans two floors. The press release claims special features to be announced later, but i…
    - 4 days ago Jan 16, 2018, 5:00pm -
  • Review: Virgin America Main Cabin Select, Dallas Love Field to San Francisco
    Virgin America’s Main Cabin Select is one of the better perks of being an Alaska Airlines elite based in Dallas. Since Alaska now owns Virgin, there is reciprocity between the two airlines as far as elite benefits, and complimentary Main Cabin Sele…
    - 4 days ago Jan 16, 2018, 4:00pm -

Maximizing Money

Boarding Area

Frequent Flyer Miles 101

  • newDelta Rolls Out Basic Economy Internationally
    A few years ago, Delta got a lot of bad press when it rolled out basic economy fares*, its own version of the “you get what you get and you don’t get upset” pricing that ultra-low cost carriers use, where you buy a seat and just about everythin…
    - 21 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 2:36pm -
  • New Hilton Credit Cards Have Arrived
    As I discussed back in November, Hilton has used the new year to roll out a new lineup of credit cards, ranging from a free one to a premium one. I don’t have access to the links yet for this site, but if you are anxious to apply, you can go direct…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 2:34pm -
  • Ultra-Low Cost Carriers Partner Up. Game Changer?
    The world of ultra-low cost carriers (ULCC) just got interesting, as Frontier and Mexico’s Volaris announced a codeshare* between the two, the first that I know of between North American ULCCs. As seen on Flyertalk. A Quick Review Airlines are not…
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 3:08pm -
  • Just How Many Issues Can Bags Cause?
    Lately, I’ve been reading stories about bags. I feel like there was never a time when bags got to travel for free, but the fees that airlines charge are only about a decade old. Of course, over time, airlines and passengers have become like the the…
    - 4 days ago Jan 16, 2018, 5:28pm -
  • Southwest Brings Back the 50,000 Point Credit Card Bonus
    It’s back! Southwest has temporarily raised the sign-up bonus on its Rapid Rewards Credit Card. You will receive 50,000 points if you spend $2,000 in the first three months, rather than the normal 30,000. These premium bonuses are limited-time only…
    - 5 days ago Jan 15, 2018, 4:31pm -
  • When Little Things Matter…
    Every company in corporate America thinks that it is more clever than its customers. That statement applies double to travel companies. A cut here, a cut there, and they’ll save a few dollars. Change some signage or numbers and the customers won’…
    - 8 days ago Jan 12, 2018, 3:55pm -
  • All Kinds Of Delta Sales
    I’m out of the office for a couple of days, but I did want to point out a bunch of sales that Delta is running. The first one expires tonight, so move quickly. Delta Award Flash Sale You may need to be an elite member to take advantage of these dea…
    - 10 days ago Jan 10, 2018, 2:29pm -
  • TSA ID Trial, JetBlue Sale, Silvercar Upgrade
    Good morning, and welcome to some Tuesday news. TSA Efficiency Trial The TSA appears to be continuing its trial of eliminating the need to show your boarding pass as you head through security. The TSO will scan your ID, which I assume is linked to yo…
    - 11 days ago Jan 9, 2018, 5:48pm -
  • Hilton Honors Announces New Benefits: Mixed Results
    Hilton has announced a huge structural change to its Honors program, bits of which we have seen already, with the addition of a breakfast benefit for Gold & Diamond members at Waldorf properties, as well as an increase in the transfer rate of Amex Me…
    - 12 days ago Jan 8, 2018, 3:34pm -
  • Delta Brings Back 70,000 Mile Credit Card Bonus (+$100)
    Want to fly somewhere warm? This may be your opportunity. 70,000 Miles from Delta (And Then Some) Delta has brought back its offer for a 70,000 point sign-up bonus from American Express, available through this link.* Sign up for the Platinum Delta Sk…
    - 15 days ago Jan 5, 2018, 6:21pm -

Flyertalk MilesBuzz

  • newEdward Lear in Sri Lanka
    Introduction We said goodbye to our driver after he dropped us off at our beautiful seaside hotel near Galle: The Owl and the Pussycat in Thalpe. It's part of SLH and thus a nice boutique hotel with not too many rooms. It was directly at the sea,...
    - 49 mins ago Jan 20, 2018, 11:07am -
  • newAlmost all Business A+B, J+K seats blocked. What to do?
    On a 777 flight some months from now we are two pax together looking to book seats in an A+B or J+K pair. However, every pair except row 7A+B or 7J+K is blocked. Not occupied according to EF, but blocked by EK. (We don't like row 7 as it's in the...
    - 50 mins ago Jan 20, 2018, 11:06am -
  • newMileage credit JFK - HKG with stopover in YVR
    Hi, does anyone how is mileage credit calculated for CX flight JFK - HKG with stopover in YVR? Is it JFK - HKG or JFK - YVR - HKG? The latter would result in more miles.
    - 50 mins ago Jan 20, 2018, 11:06am -
  • newAir Baltic
    Hi, i am new to this collection game and have managed to get bronze status the hard way (huge number of BA domestic flights, mainly in economy!) and would like to get to Silver next year if I can. The benefits will really be helpful to me given..…
    - 1 hour ago Jan 20, 2018, 10:30am -
  • newEurope to Sydney in J - SQ or Asiana or ANA
    I'm planning to spend my miles on an award flight from Germany to Sydney towards the end of the year. The choice is SQ, Asiana or ANA. (Thai would be available as well, but as it seems that they fly an old B744 with outdated seats to SYD, they are...
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 10:18am -
  • newFirst time at a Conrad
    Staying at a Conrad for the first time ever next week. 2 nights at the Conrad Pezula. What should I expect compared to a Hilton? Will there be a discernable difference in service/rooms/etc? I'm a status matched Diamond
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 10:10am -
  • newHonors not crediting points for stay
    I had booked three rooms at Hilton Jaipur hotel for two nights each and stayed. Booking was made through Hilton website and paid during checkout by cash. As I had no use for the receipt I have destroyed the same. When I did not receive points.…
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 9:57am -
  • newNo availability on Accor but through OTA’s
    Hi all, I am looking to book the Novotel Luxembourg Kirchberg hotel for a night in March, no direct availability on Accor but available through OTA. Booked flexible but wondering why this would be the case. Obviously like to utilise my gold...
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 9:57am -
  • newKathmandu>Doha>Dallas>Mexico City - One-Way Ticket- Do bags check through to Mexico?
    From Dallas to Mexico City, American Airlines will be operating the flight. Do I need to claim my luggage in Dallas and go through security and check in for the Mexico City flight? Which is 3 hours later. I purchased the ticket on QR website as a..…
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 9:40am -
  • newAY Raffle 18JAN18 - 18APR18
    A new game has started here: https://www.finnair.com/fi/gb/finnair-plus-missions
    - 2 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 9:34am -

Reddit r/churning

  • newManufactured Spending Weekly Thread - Week of January 20, 2018
    Welcome to MS Weekly at /r/churning! This is the open, flame free thread for discussion of all things MS. Methods, ideas, pain points, and everything else about MS is game. As always read the wiki. Be Nice! Introduction to Manufactured Spending su…
    - 50 mins ago Jan 20, 2018, 11:06am -
  • newDaily Question Thread - January 20, 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…
    - 50 mins ago Jan 20, 2018, 11:06am -
  • newDaily Discussion Thread - January 20, 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 Jan 20, 2018, 10:05am -
  • newConsumer Financial Protection Bureau‘s latest budget request: $0
    https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/01/18/business/cfpb-mick-mulvaney.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur&referer=http://m.facebook.com Yay.... submitted by /u/doctordestiny [link] [comments]
    - 5 hours ago Jan 20, 2018, 6:48am -
  • newHow to: meet 100% of Direct Deposit requirements for $10/month
    If you've ever struggled with juggling multiple direct deposits at work or figuring out creative ways to simulate DDs for bank bonuses, this is for you! Chase offers a basic payroll service for $10/month for business checking customers, with unlimite…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:54pm -
  • newAutoMod Log: Jan 19, 2018
    Here are the posts removed by AutoMod over the last 3 days or so. Haven't done these in a while, but figure might be interesting on a slow day. 2 hours ago "CSP rental dmg coverage question" 3 hours ago "Rejected for Business Ink--Worth waiting 9 mon…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 10:43pm -
  • newOfficial American Express Platinum Referral Thread
    BEFORE POSTING Referrals, please read Our Guide to Referrals, which will answer many of your questions. If you have a referral code for the American Express Platinum, please post it in this thread. Contest mode has been enabled, which randomizes the…
    - 19 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 5:00pm -
  • Bank Account Bonus - Week of January 19, 2018
    This is the Weekly Bank Account Bonus Thread. Due to the continual growth of the sub, mixing Bank account churning discussion with Credit Card discussions is becoming a bit unwieldy. Based on the Survey results in June 2017, we decided to start a Ban…
    - 1 day ago Jan 19, 2018, 11:06am -
  • Daily Question Thread - January 19, 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 Jan 19, 2018, 11:06am -
  • Daily Discussion Thread - January 19, 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 Jan 19, 2018, 10:06am -

Dan's Deals

Johnny Jet

  • newCity Insider: Lugano, Switzerland
    Ever wish you knew the inside scoop before visiting a new destination? Now you can! We’ve reached out to our favorite locals and tour guides...The post City Insider: Lugano, Switzerland appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 14 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 9:28pm -
  • newWinter in Jackson Hole, WY: Food and Adventure With a Cowboy Spirit
    Wyoming is breathtaking from the moment you get your first glimpse of the higher Tetons peeking through the clouds. Descending into Jackson Hole Airport (JAC),...The post Winter in Jackson Hole, WY: Food and Adventure With a Cowboy Spirit appeared f…
    - 16 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 8:00pm -
  • newCheck Your Bags After Leaving the Cruise Ship
    Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip come from reader Elliot L. (who provided this...The post Check Your Bags After Leaving the Cruise Ship appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 20 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 3:55pm -
  • new5 Ways to Earn World of Hyatt Points
    If you’re a frequent traveler, making the most of airline and hotel loyalty programs is your bread and butter. And Hyatt, as one of the...The post 5 Ways to Earn World of Hyatt Points appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 20 hours ago Jan 19, 2018, 3:37pm -
  • The New No Annual Fee PenFed Pathfinder Rewards Credit Card
    For no annual fee, the PenFed Pathfinder Rewards gives you a $100 travel credit, reimburses your Global Entry application fee, and lets you earn up...The post The New No Annual Fee PenFed Pathfinder Rewards Credit Card appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 8:23pm -
  • Allianz to Offer Insurance to Cover Sports and Overnight Camp Fees
    Do you have kids? Do they or might they go to overnight camp or a day camp? Allianz Global Assistance—which provides insurance to 25 million...The post Allianz to Offer Insurance to Cover Sports and Overnight Camp Fees appeared first on Johnny Jet…
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 5:37pm -
  • City Insider: Lucerne, Switzerland
    Ever wish you knew the inside scoop before visiting a new destination? Now you can! We’ve reached out to our favorite locals and tour guides...The post City Insider: Lucerne, Switzerland appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 5:05pm -
  • Ask a Pilot with Spencer: The Lights on a Plane
    In our Ask a Pilot series, pilot Spencer Marker answers one of your aviation-related questions each week. See past installments here and submit your own...The post Ask a Pilot with Spencer: The Lights on a Plane appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 3:39pm -
  • 3 Things to Know About Surviving a Nuclear Bomb
    While my family and I were in Hawaii over New Year’s, we had a Korean taxi driver drive us from HNL airport to our hotel. I...The post 3 Things to Know About Surviving a Nuclear Bomb appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 2 days ago Jan 18, 2018, 2:00pm -
  • Travel Style: Sherry Ott
    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: Sherry Ott appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 3 days ago Jan 17, 2018, 10:48pm -

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