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  • United Drops $10 Million for Electric Air Taxis
      The Chicago-based air carrier placed a $10 million pre-payment for the airframes, currently under development by aerospace company Archer Aviation.   Electronic Aircraft to Serve Population Centers in Last Mile Transportation   Although delivery…
    - 3 days ago Aug 12, 2022, 6:25pm -
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Fight Ends in Spirit Contractor Suspension
      The incident was shared on Twitter, which has been viewed more than five million times online.   Attack starts with words, but escalates to violence quickly In the short 90-second video shared online, it’s unclear what started the fight between…
    - 3 days ago Aug 12, 2022, 6:14pm -
  • TikTok Hotelier Says Stay Away from These Common Hotel Items
      In a pair of videos posted to TikTok, a self-described hotelier spills several secrets from behind the scenes of hotel care – ranging from cleaning habits to how often items are cleaned.   Hotelier Secrets Include Dirty Carpets, Showers and…T…
    - 6 days ago Aug 10, 2022, 3:39am -
  • Buttigieg Defends Proposed Rules in Media Comments
      Reuters reports the transportation head is calling for the rules to become policy, while teasing for more proposed rules ahead.   Transportation Secretary Calls for Rule Modernization  Buttigieg’s comments come after two consumer protection pr…
    - 6 days ago Aug 10, 2022, 3:11am -
  • Transportation Department, Senators Seek New Consumer Protections
      In two separate announcements, two senators and the Transportation Secretary proposed new laws and rules which would help travelers get money back when plans go sour.   New Rules Come in Form of Senate Bill, Transportation Department Notice The f…
    - 12 days ago Aug 3, 2022, 11:47pm -
  • JetBlue Talks Spirit Acquisition on Investor Call
      While JetBlue announced a GAAP pre-tax loss of $151 million in the second quarter and a reported GAAP loss per share of $0.58, much of the attention and buzz was around how the two airlines would ultimately come together.   JetBlue Reveals New De…
    - 12 days ago Aug 3, 2022, 10:31pm -
  • Marriott Bonvoy Business American Express Card Reveals Enhanced Perks
    In a news release, American Express explained that these are intended to ensure that small business owners can earn travel rewards from their day-to-day expenses.  No change will be made to the card’s existing benefits and so users new and old can…
    - 18 days ago Jul 28, 2022, 2:18pm -
  • JetBlue Finally Wins Spirit Over With $3.8 Billion Bid
      The New York-based airline announced a merger agreement with the low-cost-carrier valued at $3.8 billion, including a prepayment and ticking fee for Spirit shareholders until the deal is consummated.   JetBlue & Spirit Aim to Create “The Most C…
    - 18 days ago Jul 28, 2022, 2:14pm -
  • Senators Want More Airline Accountability from DOT
      In a letter sent to Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and DOT general counsel John Putnam. Senators Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Alex Padilla of California want answers on how the agency plan on ensuring consumer protections in the…
    - 20 days ago Jul 27, 2022, 4:01am -
  • Air France’s La Première and Business Passengers Can Now Savor Michelin-Starred Menus
      From this month through to October 2022, Air France passengers seated in the airline’s long-haul La Première and Business cabins can enjoy Michelin-starred menus created by chefs Michel Roth and Anne-Sophie Pic.   In-Flight Catering Options Hi…
    - 20 days ago Jul 27, 2022, 2:11am -

View From the Wing

  • newUnboxing The American Airlines ConciergeKey Welcome Kit
    Following the change to my account status, from Executive Platinum to ConciergeKey, I received a welcome email and then a phone call thanking me for my business. I was told to expect a welcome kit in about 3 weeks. In total it took 17 days.On Friday…
    - 30 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:52pm -
  • newChase Refreshed 100,000 Avios Offers For British Airways, Iberia And Aer Lingus Cards
    Chase issues credit cards for each of the largest 3 IAG Avios loyalty programs: British Airways Executive Club, Iberia Plus, and Aer Lingus AerClub. These are separate products, and it's possible to have more than one of these at the same time.Thei…
    - 1 hour ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:04pm -
  • newDo You Deserve Business Class If You Leave The Kids In Coach?
    I'm amazed at this LinkedIn post that is making the rounds on social media for its combination of humblebrag and pop wisdom, that still manages to come off as disingenuous and lacking self-awareness at the same time. Truly this discussion of traveli…
    - 3 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 3:58pm -
  • new6 Reasons Delta Flight Attendants Should Reject A Union
    The Association of Flight Attendants - Communications Workers of America (AFA-CWA) is trying to organize flight attendants at Delta. They are promising more money, less work and a pony. It costs them nothing to make promises, which are almost certai…
    - 5 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 2:04pm -
  • newDiscounted Premium Economy Awards, How Suitcases Are Made [Roundup]
    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 Discounted Premium Economy Awards, How Suitcases Are Made [Roundup]...
    - 7 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 12:04pm -
  • newMarriott, Hilton and Big Hotel Chains Are Jeopardizing Their Entire Business Model, How Much Is Left?
    When the Marriotts and Hiltons of the world actually owned the hotels that they marketed, there was better alignment of incentives for maintaining and extending their brands (and they found it much easier to deliver promises to guests on-property).…
    - 22 hours ago Aug 14, 2022, 9:04pm -
  • Someone Is Selling ConciergeKey Challenges On eBay
    Shockingly someone is selling ConciergeKey status on eBay! They’re asking $2000 and say that there are 10 available.This is actually for a ConciergeKey challenge offering 3 months of status, and keeping the status through the end of the current me…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 6:34pm -
  • [75,000 Miles] Capital One Venture X Offer
    Capital One Venture X is the premium version of its signature Venture product And I'm sort of amazed at how much they're including at the price point. For travel rewards fans this is going to be a strong card to consider - and it hits high marks…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 6:04pm -
  • One Airline Adds $27 To Your Ticket For “Technology” – But There’s An Old School Way To Beat The Fee
    This has to be the most absurd fee ever charged by an airline. Startup carrier Breeze Airways, founded by the creator of JetBlue and several other airlines around the world, will hit you with a $27 “technology development fee” when buying a ticke…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 3:58pm -
  • What Airplane Mode Is Really For [Roundup]
    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 What Airplane Mode Is Really For [Roundup]...
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 2:04pm -

One Mile at a Time

  • newWhich Airlines Allow Award Ticket Holds?
    Planning travel can be complicated, especially if youre trying to redeem miles & points. Award availability is often limited, and there are lots of moving parts. In that sense, being able to hold an award reservation for free before ticketing can be…
    - 25 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:57pm -
  • newInfant Award Travel: Which Airline Is Best?
    As a new parent, there’s a lot to learn about traveling with an infant. That’s especially true if you’re into miles & points, since adding infants to award tickets can be complicated and costly.
    - 2 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 5:20pm -
  • newUS Open Chase Lounge 2022: Reserve Your Free Spot
    If you’re headed to the 2022 US Open and are a Chase cardmember, here’s something that’s definitely worth signing up for.
    - 2 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 5:05pm -
  • newIs World Of Hyatt Points + Cash A Good Deal?
    While the most popular way to redeem World of Hyatt points is for free night redemptions, the program also has a Points + Cash option, whereby you can redeem part points and part cash toward the cost of a hotel stay.
    - 4 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 3:31pm -
  • newUnited Airlines’ Impressive Iceland Diversion
    Passengers on yesterday’s United Airlines flight from Athens to Newark had a very long day, as the flight was delayed by five hours on departure, then diverted to Iceland, and then arrived at Newark nearly 10 hours late.
    - 5 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 2:10pm -
  • newAbout That Viral Delta Sky Club Tweet…
    There’s a Tweet about Delta’s airport lounges that’s going viral on Twitter, which has me scratching my head on multiple levels. I feel like it makes sense to address it, because I’m seeing some very bad takes.
    - 7 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 12:20pm -
  • newSingapore KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes Award Sale
    Singapore Airlines offers its KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes promo, whereby you can get significant savings on award tickets in select regions. During the pandemic this promotion had largely been paused, but it has been brought back in recent months.…
    - 7 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 12:05pm -
  • newToday Only: Earn Bonus Miles On Apple Purchases
    Online shopping portals can be a great way to pick up additional miles & points for purchases youd make anyway. Just for following a specific link you can earn bonus points in addition to the ones youd earn for credit card spending. Whenever I make a…
    - 8 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 11:20am -
  • newCan You Use Your Hotel Elite Status For Others?
    Im often asked about the limits of extending hotel elite status to friends and family. This question most commonly comes in one of two forms:
    - 9 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 10:46am -
  • newMalaysia Airlines Orders 20 Airbus A330neos
    This was first rumored last week, and is now official…
    - 10 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 9:43am -

The Frequent Miler

  • newNew 70K Aeroplan card offer out
    The Chase Aeroplan Card is out with a new offer today: earn 70,000 bonus points after spending $3,000 in the first 3 months. Personally, I think it was a smart move for Chase and Aeroplan to move away from the confusing “reward certificate” model…
    - 2 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 5:45pm -
  • newSingapore Spontaneous Escapes: premium economy to Europe and Singapore on sale from the US
    Singapore Airlines is out with its latest “Spontaneous Escapes” discounts, with this month’s deals available to book until 8/31/22 for travel between 9/1/22 to 9/30/22 (though note that the US to Frankfurt route is blacked out from September 1-…
    - 5 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 2:45pm -
  • newMarriott Bonvoy: Greg’s Bountiful Bevy of Brilliant predictions
    The internet is on fire with Marriott credit card rumors, and I’m here to fan the flames.  Over the weekend we reported a rumored shakeup in Marriott’s credit card portfolio.  If the rumors prove true, then in September, the  Bonvoy Brilliant…
    - 9 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 10:50am -
  • newOffice Depot/OfficeMax: Buy $300+ Mastercard Gift Cards & Save $15
    Office Depot and OfficeMax stores have returned with a profitable gift card deal this week on Mastercard gift cards. The Deal Buy $300+ Mastercard gift cards at Office Depot/OfficeMax & get $15 off instantly. Key Terms Valid August 14-20, 2022. Limit…
    - 20 hours ago Aug 14, 2022, 11:45pm -
  • newNew United Mile Play Offers – See If You’re Targeted
    United has released another round of targeted Mile Play offers and in at least some cases, they’ll be easy challenges to complete. The Deal Earn bonus MileagePlus miles when completing United Mile Play offers. Direct link to see if you’re targete…
    - 22 hours ago Aug 14, 2022, 9:45pm -
  • new$311 round trip to Iceland from Newburgh, NY
    If cheap flights to Iceland from upstate New York make you feel like it’s 2015 all over again, you’re not alone. Just don’t say “WOW” this time around because it is new low-cost carrier Play offering flights from $311 round trip. The Deal I…
    - 24 hours ago Aug 14, 2022, 7:45pm -
  • How to pack light for a RTW trip covering multiple climates
    While the 3 Cards, 3 Continents challenge doesn’t necessarily mandate an official “round the world” trip, Greg, Nick and Stephen will be facing some of the same challenges with a 3-Continent trip that you’d find with a round-the-world itinera…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 4:45pm -
  • Last Chance Deals: Delta Status Match, IHG & Marriott Transfer Bonuses, Lowe’s/VGC Deal & More
    Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some other deals that are due to end soon. It turns out that mid-August is a busy time for deals to end. There are 15 offers that are set to expire this week includin…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 10:30am -
  • Rumor: Mid-tier Marriott cards may be coming next month
    Over the past couple of days, we’ve seen reports of a possible new Marriott credit card or newly-named Marriott credit card called the Marriott Bonvoy Bevy. Gary Leff at View from the Wing shared possible leaked card art and product of Internet sle…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 7:45pm -
  • Want to see Hyatt’s full footprint? There’s a map.
    I learned something new today thanks to a prolific poster in our Frequent Miler Insiders group named Brant. I have long known that Hyatt has a page that lists its properties by category and location. I did not realize that there is also a “Map View…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 5:45pm -

The Flight Deal

The Free-quent Flyer

  • Don't sleep on Hilton's (extremely) variable award pricing
    For some time now Hilton has employed variable award pricing to maintain a rough value of 0.5 cents per Honors point. That isn’t set in stone, and it’s not uncommon to see values as low as 0.4 or as high as 0.6 cents per point, but it’s clearly…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 1:32pm -
  • Deconstructing a point-to-point hiking tour
    [update 8/13/2022: I heard back from the luggage transfer service I mention below and they quoted me a total of £60, substantially less than I guessed from their website]A popular way to explore the United Kingdom among outdoor enthusiasts and lunat…
    - 3 days ago Aug 12, 2022, 3:57pm -
  • Beginner's guide to UK passenger rail
    [Note to the reader: in this post I’m using specific examples of specific cities in the UK, but I am not bothering to give any information about them because it’s irrelevant to the post. If you want to know where Saxmundham is, Google is just a k…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 3:24pm -
  • Background and review of my week living an all-scooter lifestyle

    - 28 days ago Jul 18, 2022, 4:38pm -
  • Heathrow Express versus Elizabeth Line
    I’ve had a very interesting time over the last few months wrapping up planning my first international trip since 2020. One of the first things that surprised me when I started looking at getting to and from Heathrow was how cheap it was.Now, there…
    - 32 days ago Jul 14, 2022, 9:17pm -
  • Hotels.com exemplifies the importance of redeemable intervals
    Affiliate bloggers (and Secretaries of Transportation) love assigning a dollar value to miles and points, which makes it easy for them to compare the value of signup bonuses across currencies and manipulate their valuations when a particularly large…
    - 33 days ago Jul 13, 2022, 11:09pm -
  • Hilarious, humiliating admission by Bilt Rewards
    I woke up this morning and, compulsively reaching for my phone, saw a tweet so embarrassing I had to read it 3 times to make sure I understood it correctly. Twitter user @playalaguna asked Richard Kerr, the Senior Director of Travel at Bilt Rewards,…
    - 46 days ago Jun 30, 2022, 4:31pm -
  • Quick hits: what's on my mind in June 2022
    It’s been a pretty slow month in the travel hacking world, and nothing’s jumped out at me so far in terms of killer deals that needed to be passed along immediately, but I’ve been taking notes about a range of opportunities and situations that…
    - 51 days ago Jun 25, 2022, 8:27pm -
  • Double booking into the same Delta award space
    So-called “fare buckets” are a curious feature of the airline ecosystem. For the overwhelming majority of flyers, even frequent travelers, the wide-ranging alphabet of letters, usually shown in parentheses after the class of carriage, is simply i…
    - 98 days ago May 9, 2022, 5:03pm -
  • More point transfer hijinx and England trip finally booked
    Last month I wrote about my experience combining Chase Ultimate Rewards points between my partner’s non-flexible Freedom account and my own flexible Ink Plus account. In order to finish booking our award tickets to the UK, I needed to shuffle aroun…
    - Apr 25, 2022, 6:03pm -

Well Traveled Mile

  • World of Hyatt FAQ: All Your Questions Answered
    With some of the best elite status benefits across all hotel programs, the World of Hyatt loyalty program is incredibly valuable for travels looking to earn free nights and enjoy extra perks during their stay. This FAQ guide will cover some of the mo…
    - Jan 19, 2021, 8:36pm -
  • Your Guide to Maximizing Hilton Diamond Benefits
    As Hilton Honor's top-tier elite status, Diamond status is stacked with valuable perks for business and luxury travelers alike. This guide covers everything you need to know about getting the most from your Hilton Diamond benefits. As a Diamond statu…
    - Jan 6, 2021, 11:50pm -
  • Your Guide to Maximizing Hilton Honors Gold Benefits
    With over 6,300 properties across 18 brands, the Hilton Honors program is one of the largest and most popular hotel loyalty programs. Gold status is the mid-tier of the program and a fairly easy goal to reach with great rewards. It also offers some o…
    - Jan 6, 2021, 11:10pm -
  • New Tool! Compare Credit Card Bonus Offers on a Graph
    We're excited to announce the launch of our new Card Maximizer tool. The idea of the tool is to help you quantitatively compare credit card offers. With this, you will get a quick overview of how the offers stack up. Feel free to check out the tool…
    - Mar 26, 2020, 10:18pm -
  • SFO United Polaris Lounge Review
    The new United Polaris lounge at San Francisco Airport (SFO) is one of the world’s largest lounges. On 28,120 square feet (2,612 square meters) you will find not just an a la carte restaurant, a buffet and a bar, but also quiet rooms, enough worksp…
    - Mar 5, 2020, 5:25am -
  • An In-Depth Guide to All 29 Marriott Hotel Brands
    Now that Marriott has merged with SPG and Ritz-Carlton, there are 32 Marriott hotel brands across the world representing more than 6,700 properties. You'll notice that the Marriott portfolio is geared more toward upscale and luxury properties than bu…
    - Mar 5, 2020, 3:44am -
  • Marriott Bonvoy FAQ: All Your Questions Answered in One Place
    Have questions about getting started, earning or redeeming Marriott points? This comprehensive Marriott Bonvoy FAQ goes over everything you should know with answers to all of your questions. If you still have questions, feel free to drop them in the…
    - Mar 4, 2020, 8:19pm -
  • Complete Guide to United MileagePlus [2021 Guide]
    While it's gone through many changes United's MileagePlus remains one of the most valuable airline loyalty programs. Among U.S. frequent flyer programs, United MileagePlus offers the most ways to earn and use airline miles. It also offers perks you d…
    - Mar 3, 2020, 8:15pm -
  • How to Get Hilton Gold Status (and Why You Want It)
    Having Gold status with Hilton Honors means you'll get extra perks when you stay at Hilton hotels and resorts. This can amount to savings money on stays, earning more points and more free perks and amenities when you stay at Hilton properties. Plus,…
    - Mar 2, 2020, 11:25pm -
  • Credit Card Referral Bonus Programs - Refer a Friend to Earn Extra Points
    Want to earn thousands of bonus points or hundreds in cash back just by referring your friends and family to a credit card they'll love? Most major card issuers have a credit card referral bonus program that lets you refer-a-friend to a credit card a…
    - Feb 21, 2020, 5:03am -

MileValue

  • How to Transfer Capital One Rewards Miles to Airline and Hotel Partners
    Capital One’s flexible currency, earned through multiple Capital One credit cards, is similar to other banks’ flexible currencies, such as American Express Membership Rewards and Chase Ultimate Rewards, and provides multiple redemption options to…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 2:41pm -
  • Capital One Rewards Miles and How to Use Capital One Travel
    Capital One—like American Express, Chase and Citi—issues credit cards that offer cash back or flexible currency rewards. Capital One’s flexible currency, alternately referred to as Venture Miles on consumer cards or Spark Miles on business ca…
    - 7 days ago Aug 9, 2022, 4:01am -
  • Best Ways to Earn and Redeem Aeroplan Points
    Aeroplan is a Star Alliance loyalty program acquired by Air Canada in 2019 for 450 million Canadian dollars (about $350 million). After enrolling and earning rewards with this program, Air Canada frequent flyers can enjoy reward seats from 26 Star…
    - 18 days ago Jul 28, 2022, 1:55pm -
  • Capital One Announces Changes to Its Rewards Program and Venture X
    Capital One is spicing it up with some new changes to its rewards program. You’ll see a new transfer partner, elevated transfer bonuses and even new cancellation options to keep you feeling confident when booking flights.New Transfer PartnerFirst…
    - 26 days ago Jul 20, 2022, 2:01pm -
  • Best Ways to Use Capital One Miles for Economy Flights
    Traveling with a family using points and miles means that each adult has to earn miles for more than one person, which can put a damper on your travel plans. However, while singles and empty nesters jetset around the world in their fancy first-class…
    - 40 days ago Jul 6, 2022, 1:29pm -
  • Upgrading United Airlines Flights with PlusPoints
    Have you ever wondered whether you can upgrade your United Airlines flight cabin to premium economy or business class? Perhaps you want to enjoy its premium perks, such as extra legroom and comfort topped with complimentary beverages? You'll be surpr…
    - 47 days ago Jun 29, 2022, 8:55am -
  • Capital One Venture X vs. American Express Gold
    The advent of the Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card has people reevaluating their wallet space for premium credit cards. The American Express® Gold Card (see rates & fees) with its high earning potential in various categories has been a con…
    - 54 days ago Jun 22, 2022, 1:38pm -
  • New Benefits for Capital One Cards
    Capital One is introducing some meaningful update to cards across their portfolio.Let’s take a look at the details and how it impacts you.Expanded Lounge AccessCapital One is expanding lounge access by adding access to an additional 100+ lounges…
    - 62 days ago Jun 14, 2022, 4:13pm -
  • Capital One Venture vs Capital One Venture X
    Capital One is attacking the travel reward space aggressively.The post Capital One Venture vs Capital One Venture X appeared first on MileValue.
    - 67 days ago Jun 9, 2022, 3:12pm -
  • The Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card vs Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card
    The Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card and the Chase Sapphire Preferred® CardThe post The Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card vs Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card appeared first on MileValue.
    - 83 days ago May 24, 2022, 12:58pm -

Frequent Flier

  • Southwest Employees Stage Vaccine Protest at Headquarters and in Court
      Both events happened on Monday, October 18, 2021, as the employees seek an alternative to either accepting the vaccine or potentially losing their jobs. Southwest Pilots Ask Court for Time, While Employees Stage Demonstration The demonstration at…
    - Oct 19, 2021, 6:44pm -
  • Flyer Makes Ill-Advised Stand on Airplane Using Microphone
      A Delta Air Lines passenger learned that the hard way when they attempted to “educate” the passengers about the COVID-19 pandemic during their flight. The moment on the Sunday, October 17, 2021 flight was caught on video thanks to a flyer post…
    - Oct 19, 2021, 6:16pm -
  • Singapore Airlines Plans World’s Shortest A380 Flight
      CNN reports Singapore Airlines will start flying some of their Airbus A380 aircraft between their home airport of Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Singapore Operates Hour-Long Flight For “Operational Reasons” Prior to…
    - Oct 19, 2021, 3:57am -
  • Southwest Denies Employees Subversive Actions to Blame for Network Meltdown
      In a message posted online, airline president and COO Mike Van de Ven outlined the problems that caused hundreds of flights to be cancelled.   “The Weekend Challenges Were Not a Result of Unusual Southwest Employee Activity” In his explanatio…
    - Oct 15, 2021, 3:09pm -
  • Arrivederci Alitalia, Ciao…ITA?
      Reuters reports the airline has flown its last flight, with government-owned airline Italia Trasporto Aereo (ITA) taking over the operations on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. New Airline, New Owners, Same Alitalia Colors (and Potential Problems) The moder…
    - Oct 15, 2021, 2:42pm -
  • Former 737 MAX Chief Technical Pilot Charged with Fraud
      U.S. attorneys for the Northern District of Texas announced the inditement of 49-year-old Mark A. Forkner on multiple counts of wire fraud and fraud involving aircraft parts in interstate commerce. Forkner: “I basically lied to the regulators (u…
    - Oct 15, 2021, 2:14pm -
  • American and JetBlue Roll Out Reciprocal Elite Benefits
      Both carriers announced which reciprocal rewards their most loyal flyers will get starting immediately. Reciprocal Benefits Include Priority Check-In, Security Screening and Boarding Between the two programs, the benefits are split equally for eli…
    - Oct 14, 2021, 3:12am -
  • Delta Climbs Back to Profitability, Reporting $216 Million Pre-Tax Income
      On the quarter ending September 30, 2021, the airline reported a pre-tax income of $216 million, excluding a $1.3 billion net benefit related to the second Payroll Support Program extension by Congress. SkyMiles Membership Continues to Grow, While…
    - Oct 13, 2021, 10:48pm -
  • What REALLY Caused Southwest’s Massive Weekend Meltdown?
      Immediately, rumors began spreading on the reasons why flights were grounded. While some blamed weather and a lack of staff at air traffic control centers, others claimed unionized pilots were attempting subversive action to protest COVID-19 vacci…
    - Oct 13, 2021, 8:48pm -
  • Marriott “Week of Wonders” Offers Bonuses for Booking Travel
      The hospitality giant launched their second annual “Week of Wonders,” offering limited-time bonuses for those who schedule a stay between October 7 and 14, 2021. “Wonders” Include Discounts, Points Bonuses and Experiences Similar to their…
    - Oct 8, 2021, 12:15am -

Travel is Free

  • Most Domestic Flights As Low As 5,000 AA Miles
    I was just looking at AA domestic flights and every route I’ve searched for so far has many days available for 5,000 AA miles. This goes as far as Oct 2020.The post Most Domestic Flights As Low As 5,000 AA Miles appeared first on Travel is Free.
    - Nov 20, 2019, 8:33pm -
  • Drew’s $100 Bet With The Blog-Haters
    As of today: $0.00 has been claimed by haters. (I’ll update the dollar amount the minute it changes).   To those who complain about bloggers killing your deals, I’ve got a $100 opportunity for you to prove that your deal was killed by one of tho…
    - Oct 25, 2019, 6:37pm -
  • Nick of FM on #40kFarAway [TIF Podcast]
    Nick of FrequentMiler talks about his experience doing the “40K To Far Away” contest, where all 3 FrequentMiler bloggers see how far they can get, each with 40,000 of a different bank currency. Nick, given Citi TY Points, found and used the deal…
    - Oct 24, 2019, 6:41pm -
  • The Extreme Maximizing of JAL Miles
    Whenever I’ve done posts comparing the prices across different programs I’ve already found that JAL Miles are among the lowest, but today I’ll show you how to potentially double the value of these already great miles.   As you’ll see, I firs…
    - Oct 22, 2019, 7:49pm -

Frequent Flyer Bonuses

Million Mile Secrets

  • Pulling Back the Curtain on Email Deliverability
    You can create the best email in the world, but it won’t matter if it doesn’t make it to your subscriber.And that’s why it’s vitally important you work with an email service provider (like FeedBlitz!) who places the highest possible focus a…
    - 10 days ago Aug 5, 2022, 4:42pm -
  • Your Guide to the FeedBlitz Email Ad Program
    Every email you send and every update that goes live is an opportunity — and that includes the opportunity to generate revenue.You’ve carved out your space on the world wide web and built a community of like-minded people interested in reading…
    - Mar 21, 2022, 5:57pm -
  • (Pumpkin) Spice Up Your Emails with Fall and Halloween-themed Templates
    Save time on design and get a jumpstart in spicing up your emails with a free Fall or Halloween-themed email template!A simple and easy way to bring the holidays into your email marketing – without having to start a design from scratch – these…
    - Sep 27, 2021, 2:33pm -
  • It’s Official: Google is Ending FeedBurner Email. Here are Your Next Steps.
    Google has announced that Feedburner's email services will end in July 2021. Here's a guide for you to help you plan your move to a new email service as painlessly as possible.      
    - Apr 14, 2021, 10:03pm -
  • 3 Ways to Earn (Even More) Money with Your Emails
    Learn how you can turn your emails into revenue streams.Growing an audience is one of the most exciting and engaging things you can do online. Through a variety of many different outlets, including email, you’re able to offer value to like-minded…
    - Mar 16, 2021, 1:30pm -
  • New: Schedule Your Emails Multiple Days a Week or Month
    More hassle-free set it and forget it email campaigns at your fingertips.The beauty of automated RSS-to-email campaigns is the set it and forget it factor, knowing your email campaigns will be sent as scheduled with your new content – that was th…
    - Mar 12, 2021, 2:45pm -
  • 60+ Free Email Templates to Jumpstart Your Email Marketing
    Win the Inbox with eye-catching email campaigns and save time when it comes to design.Designing a template, especially one from scratch, can be a major frustration. But what if the hard work was already done for you? What if templates showcasing…
    - Feb 11, 2021, 5:08pm -
  • Featured Images now in Gmail Promotions Tab Bundles!
    Gmail’s recent broad rollout of promotions tab bundles will reward good, engaging emails with more opportunities to solidify that engagement.FeedBlitz is helping you make the most of that opportunity, out of the box, today, by making every email we…
    - Dec 14, 2020, 4:41pm -
  • New Mapping Feature Available with Every Email Send
    Zoom in to discover where your emails are being read.A great new feature offering more insight into your subscribers is now available with every email send and monthly insight report:Geographic data on engagement stats.And not just the numbers, t…
    - Dec 2, 2020, 9:43pm -
  • Surprise! Your Company’s Remote — Now What?
    There’s more to running a remote company than keeping up with technology.You probably didn’t plan on taking your company 100% online, but yet – here you are.Under normal circumstances, companies who shift to being fully remote plan for weeks,…
    - Apr 30, 2020, 2:00pm -

Nomadic Matt

  • Is Cancun Safe?
    Posted: 8/14/22 | August 14th, 2022 Cancún is the most popular city in Mexico for travelers, welcoming almost four million visitors in 2021 (pre-pandemic, in 2019, it was over six million). The second most popular destination, Mexico City, only saw…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 12:00pm -
  • Where to Stay in Medellín: The Best Neighborhoods for Your Visit
    Posted: 8/14/22 | August 14th, 2022 The city of Medellín is hugely popular with travelers and digital nomads (that comes with some problems but that’s for another post). It’s the second-largest city in Colombia (after Bogotá). I absolutely love…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 10:34am -
  • 10 Destinations Under $50 A Day
    Updated: 8/8/22 | August 8th, 2022 We all want to travel more. A vacation, career break, gap year trip — while our travel desires and destinations might be different, everybody wants to travel more. But no matter what kind of trip you want to take,…
    - 10 days ago Aug 5, 2022, 8:01am -
  • TNN: How to Work Seasonally As a River Raft Guide
    Posted: 3/21/2022 | March 21st, 2022 There are countless ways to fund and logistically work out your travel lifestyle, one of which is finding a fun seasonal job that allows you to take advantage of the long off-seasons to travel. While there are man…
    - 11 days ago Aug 4, 2022, 4:20pm -
  • TNN: How to Set Goals (When You’ve Come up Short in the Past)
    Posted: 8/4/2022 | August 4th, 2022 Don’t let past shortcomings stop you from trying to achieve your goals. So many of us dream big, but we get discouraged from going after those dreams when things don’t go exactly as planned. Do you dream of cli…
    - 17 days ago Jul 29, 2022, 6:14pm -
  • Franklin, TN: A Favorite New Destination
    Posted: 7/28/2022 | July 28th, 2022 “Want some bourbon?” the giant of a man in front of me asked. “I mean, I could never say no to such an offer,” I said as I raised the little plastic sample cup to my mouth and sipped the amber liquid. “Oh…
    - 18 days ago Jul 28, 2022, 1:00pm -
  • TNN: An Expert Guide to Europe’s Best Hostels
    Posted: 8/4/2022 | August 4th, 2022 One of your biggest bills on the road is accommodation – especially in notoriously expensive destinations like Western Europe. An easy way to slash your accommodation budget is to stay in hostels! We’ve all hea…
    - 19 days ago Jul 27, 2022, 6:10pm -
  • A Farewell to FLYTE
    Posted: 7/26/22 | July 26th, 2022 What does it mean to have a legacy? This is something that I thought a lot about when I started the Foundation for Learning & Youth Travel Education (FLYTE), our nonprofit, 7 years ago. FLYTE’s mission is to empowe…
    - 20 days ago Jul 26, 2022, 11:50am -
  • TNN: How to Create a Killer Brand Experience
    Posted: 8/4/2022 | August 4th, 2022 If you’re an influencer, blogger, or entrepreneur, I have news for you—you’re a brand. Intentional or not. The question is… are you a good brand? And, what are you doing to ensure you’re a good brand? How…
    - 24 days ago Jul 22, 2022, 6:05pm -
  • Where to Stay in Chicago: The Best Neighborhoods for Your Visit
    Posted: 7/21/22 | July 21st, 2022 Chicago is one of my favorite cities in the United States, especially during summer when the weather and vibe of the city can’t be beat. The city just comes alive when the weather is nice as people, shaking off the…
    - 26 days ago Jul 21, 2022, 6:43am -

The Hustle Blog

  • Using Miles to Get Myles Home: Tips on Lap Infant Award Tickets
    I haven’t written a post in FOREVER here, but I think this last trip calls for it. Long story short, some medical issues during our Philippines trip forced us to cancel and rebook our flight home within a day’s notice and I’m glad that my stock…
    - Jul 26, 2018, 1:00pm -
  • 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 -

Pointscentric

milenerd

  • August 2022
    Pilot Light I remember dreaming of what life might have in store. Wild adventures that awaited Daring paths I would explore. Surely, years will pass so gracefully and I’ll remain carefree. Childhood spirit never wavering, Firmly rooted as a tree. O…
    - 15 days ago Aug 1, 2022, 7:00am -
  • July 2022
    Deal Or No Deal The neon sign in the window caught my attention… “Powerball jackpot: 346 million” Sure, why not. I walked into the 7-Eleven with visions of gold coins raining from the sky. Imaging Porsches and palaces. As I strolled through the…
    - 45 days ago Jul 1, 2022, 8:23am -
  • June 2022
    Seasons A friend of mine died this week. It’s part of an unspoken agreement we all make. You have permission to get older…but need to lose people you love in order to do it. Julia was tough. Dishing out top-level sarcasm like Steph Curry passing…
    - 76 days ago Jun 1, 2022, 7:00am -
  • May 2022
    Stop Signs, Horses, & Willie Nelson Well, my friends, I’ve had quite a strange week. My interactions with the human race were highly unusual. I invite you to come along as we take a journey back in time… Sunday My stomach growls. Burritos on the…
    - May 1, 2022, 7:43am -
  • April 2022
    To The Gym Let’s be honest. As we get older, our brains get stagnant. To varying degrees. But if we put all bullshit aside…within seconds, you and I could share examples of how I’ve gotten set in my ways and you’ve gotten set in yours. Right?…
    - Apr 1, 2022, 7:50am -
  • March 2022
    A Glimpse What if you skipped ahead now to your final day? With nothing left on the list, not a single x-ray. Settled in one last time on your pillow and bed… Just a handful of breaths until living meets dead. Vivid memories from life…all the pic…
    - Mar 1, 2022, 8:10am -
  • February 2022
    Tips For ‘22 1. Keep it lightAt some point this year, you will make your spouse angry. Such is life. But don’t forget that you have a secret weapon at your disposal. That’s right. You have mastered the art of comedy. The world never recognized…
    - Feb 1, 2022, 8:01am -
  • January 2022
    Newfangled Resolutions Did you grow up with dreams of being just like everyone else? Was there a fire in your belly screaming out, “I hope to be unoriginal!” Of course not. But, every January…we all recite the same, predictable, dusty list of N…
    - Jan 1, 2022, 10:27am -
  • December 2021
    Look At The Pictures I know a guy… With the ability to be the life of a party. Not in some Jim Carrey, relentlessly in-your-face way. More like a switch he can flip. Whenever ice needs to be broken, he gets people laughing. If conversations at a gr…
    - Dec 1, 2021, 9:21am -
  • November 2021
    Howdy, I’m An Internet Cowboy Have you interacted with me? I spend my life online, that’s where I truly run free. Cowboys rush to cyberspace much like a pirate to gold. The treasure that we search for? Fresh new people to scold. ‘Tis the life o…
    - Nov 1, 2021, 7:02am -

Doctor of Credit

Hustler Money Blog

  • United Quest Card 70,000 Bonus Miles
    Hustlermoneyblog has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products. Hustlermoneyblog and CardRatings may receive a commission from card is suers. If you’re a loyal fan of United, consider signing up for the United Quest Card!…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 10:10pm -
  • BMO Harris Bank Promotions: $60, $300, $500 Checking, Savings, Business Bonuses (Nationwide)
    Find new BMO Harris Bank promotions, bonuses, and offers here. Currently, BMO Harris Bank is offering $60, $300, or $500 bonus with a new Checking, Savings Account, or business checking. About BMO Harris Bank Promotions  Established in 1882, BMO Har…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 9:57pm -
  • United Business Card Up to 150,000 Bonus Miles
    Hustlermoneyblog has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products. Hustlermoneyblog and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. With the United? Business Card, you can earn up to 150,000 bonus miles. Earn 75,000…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 9:55pm -
  • Bank5 Connect CD Rates: 3.20% APY 21-Month CD, 2.85% APY 15-Month CD (Nationwide)
    Find the latest Bank5 Connect CD Rates, Offers, and Promotions here. Best CD Rates: 15-month CD, 2.85% APY ($500 minimum deposit). 18-month CD, 3.20% APY ($500 minimum deposit). 21-month CD, 3.20% APY, $500 minimum deposit. Availability: Nationwide,…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 9:45pm -
  • United Explorer Card 50,000 Bonus Miles
    Hustlermoneyblog has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products. Hustlermoneyblog and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. If you travel frequently with United Airlines, the UnitedSM Explorer Card from Cha…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 9:41pm -
  • EFCU Financial CD Rates: Up to 4.10% APY 60-Month Jumbo CD (Nationwide)
    Check out the most updated EFCU Financial CD Rates, Offers, and Promotions here. Best CD Rates: Jumbo CDs – 60-month (4.10% APY) and 12-month (3.10% APY), $100k minimum. The minimum opening deposit for any Jumbo CD is $100k. EFCU also has non-Jumbo…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 9:25pm -
  • Credit Card Bonuses & Promotions – August 2022
    Find the credit card bonuses, sign-up offers, and promotions. You can earn hundreds or thousands of dollars worth in cash, points, and miles. Typical bonus amounts from $100, $200, $300, $400, $500, up to $1,000+ bonus value. We have a full list of c…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 9:18pm -
  • Sallie Mae Bank No-Penalty CD Rates: 2.70% APY 14-Month, 2.50% APY 10-Month (Nationwide)
    Find the latest Sallie Mae Bank CD Rates, Offers, and Promotions here. You can now earn some of the best CD Rates from Sallie Mae Bank through SaveBetter. Best CD Rates: 2.70% APY 14-Month No Penalty CD ($1 min, No max), 2.50% APY 10-Month No Penalt…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 8:48pm -
  • Gesa Credit Union Promotions: $100 Checking Referral Bonus (ID, OR, WA)
    Find the latest Gesa Credit Union promotions, bonuses, and offers here for Checking accounts. Currently, they are offering a $100 bonus for referring friends and family to open a new Checking Account and Savings account. About Gesa Credit Union Promo…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 8:15pm -
  • FNBO Direct Online Savings Review: 1.41% APY (Nationwide)
    Available nationwide, FNBO Direct is offering a rate of 1.41% APY when you open a Direct Online Savings Account. To earn this rate, all you need is a $1 opening deposit and you will be able to get started. About FNBO Direct Online Savings FNBO, a…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 8:00pm -

Travel Codex

  • newLast Call: 10% off Antarctica; 5 star Expedition for $10,000
    Seabourn Expeditions is having quite the sale and Antarctica is calling! If you book now you can enjoy an Antarctica Expedition in 5 star luxury for less than ever. As expedition cruises are slowly making a come back, the 7th continent is open to tra…
    - 2 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 5:16pm -
  • Hang On To Your Hat, This Wizz Air Landing Is Very Low
    I have been an avgeek all of my life.  I grew up with LAX in my backyard and when I was little, my Dad would park the car at the perimeter fence of runways 25L and 25R to watch the airplane.  The Caribbean island of Saint Martin and the Greek islan…
    - 3 days ago Aug 12, 2022, 3:13pm -
  • European Cruise River Levels Are Falling To Critical Levels
    The climate in Europe is changing and not for the better.  Europe is now seeing the same kind of climate change conditions that are affecting the Western United States.  These conditions include: Record high temperatures, Record low precipitation,…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 3:02pm -
  • Review: Air Canada Boeing 777-300ER Business Class, Frankfurt to Vancouver
    At Frankfurt International Airport, Air Canada operates from the B concourse of Terminal 1. Air Canada has several flights a day that depart at the same time so their counters can be a little hectic during the morning hours. If you’re departing on…
    - 5 days ago Aug 10, 2022, 3:00pm -
  • More Cruise Lines Drop Covid Vaccine Requirements
    In late July the CDC relaxed Covid requirements for the cruise industry. Since then, cruise lines can make their own rules and manage the monitoring of Covid-19 on cruise ships on their own. Now, more cruise lines are dropping Covid vaccine and precr…
    - 6 days ago Aug 9, 2022, 6:50pm -
  • Airline Passenger Fined For Smuggling McDonalds In Backpack
    Here is a story that points out the importance of knowing the regulations when traveling to another country.  For this unlucky passenger, his Mcdonald’s sandwiches cost him more than the price of his flight.  He could have avoided this mishap if…
    - 7 days ago Aug 8, 2022, 3:00pm -
  • Cheap Effective Covid Test for Travel
    Let’s face it, there are still covid restrictions for travel. Although most places have lifted restrictions for the vaccinated, and testing to return to the US is no longer mandated, there is still a market for medically observed covid testing. Ove…
    - 18 days ago Jul 28, 2022, 5:44pm -
  • Qantas A380 Returns to Sydney-Los Angeles Route
    Jumbo Jet lovers rejoice as the Qantas Double deck super jumbo A380 returns to the Los Angeles – Sydney route on July 29, 2022. After the A380 was reintroduced in March 2022, the Qantas A380 was reassigned to other routes and replaced by a much sma…
    - 19 days ago Jul 27, 2022, 5:24pm -
  • CDC Relaxes Covid Requirements for Cruises
    Travel in 2022 is reaching record highs levels are people around the world return to traveling. Airports and planes are full, rental cars and hotels are sold out, and theme parks are busy. Yet, despite a blockbuster summer of travel, cruise lines hav…
    - 20 days ago Jul 26, 2022, 2:05pm -
  • Review: Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge Toronto Transborder Area
    So, yeah, I’m finally finishing this trip report nearly 3 years after I started. I recently connected through Toronto on Air Canada en route to Vienna. While this trip took me to the Maple Leaf Lounge in the international area, it reminded me of my…
    - 21 days ago Jul 25, 2022, 1:00pm -

Maximizing Money

Boarding Area

Flyertalk MilesBuzz

  • newExample Polaris Menus on Flights TO Japan?
    Hi all, I was wondering if United makes a special effort to serve Japanese mains or other menu items on their flights TO Japan. I don't suppose they load any extra Sakes or Tea drinks? If they do make any of these special efforts, might it be wise...
    - 28 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:54pm -
  • newInteresting plane swap
    I was travelling from DEN - BWI with a stop (no plane change) in Indy this past Saturday. At the start of the flight, the crew stated 'welcome to SWA flight 3190 Denver to Indy and then continuing on to BWI' and a bunch of similar stuff. About 15.…
    - 32 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:50pm -
  • newAny way to add FF number after OLCI?
    Just check in online and forgot to add my BA number. I won't hand luggage only so would prefer to avoid queuing for check in just to add my BA number. Does anyone know if there is a way to do this after OLCI as I can't seem to find a way?
    - 33 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:49pm -
  • newTesting duplicate post
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    - 47 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:35pm -
  • newTesting duplicate post
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    - 54 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:28pm -
  • newHow Does BA Handle Plane Swap Seating for F Class due to Reduced Seats
    Checked my seats on BA MMB and the seat maps for BA055/056 have changed: F Class seating for the A380 with 14 seats to 789 with 8 seats with no empty seats left on diagram. It appears my seat selection is still ok (2K) and shows as confirmed. Is...
    - 56 mins ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:26pm -
  • newQuestion: Flight Disruption Claim unanswered for more than 30 days?
    I submitted a flight disruption claim to Air Canada on July 3rd 2022 and promptly got an automated reply saying they'd get back to me within 30 days (as the law says too I believe?): ---Quote--- We are in receipt of your claim under the Air...
    - 1 hour ago Aug 15, 2022, 6:20pm -
  • newLAX Lounge
    I am flying LAX-PPT (Tahiti) at the end of this month. Is it correct that AF has now arranged for business class flyers to use the One World lounge at TBIT? I saw one blogger comment that this was so since the Korean Air (Sky Team) lounge was so...
    - 2 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 5:26pm -
  • newOw: Lax-muc/fra <$2600
    Slowly getting closer to pre-pandemic West Coast->EU fares. Availability from November to end of calendar. Image:...
    - 2 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 5:13pm -
  • newUnexplained UR Points. Three Cards. Same Amount.
    *P2's Freedom Family:* 2 Freedom cards* 1 Freedom Flex* 1 Freedom Unlimited *Today, I noticed each of these three cards had 1,178 UR points on them. This is mid-cycle for those cards. No charges are on them, neither posted nor pending. At last.…
    - 2 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 5:07pm -

Reddit r/churning

  • newWeekly Off Topic Thread - Week of August 15, 2022
    This is the Weekly Off-Topic thread ​ There's more to this hobby than just credit cards - it spreads out into travel aspirations, what luggage or wallet you're using, or what flavor kombucha your local WeWork is serving. Please use this thread to t…
    - 10 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 9:00am -
  • newDaily Discussion Thread - August 15, 2022
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! ​ Please post topics for discussion here. While some questions can be used to start a discussion/debate, most questions belong in the question thread unless you love getting downvotes. If your discussion is a…
    - 10 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 9:00am -
  • newDaily Question Thread - August 15, 2022
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! ​ This is the thread to post questions about churning for miles/points/cash. Just because you have a question about credit cards does NOT mean it belongs here. If you’re brand new here, please…
    - 10 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 9:00am -
  • Daily Question Thread - August 14, 2022
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! ​ This is the thread to post questions about churning for miles/points/cash. Just because you have a question about credit cards does NOT mean it belongs here. If you’re brand new here, please…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 9:00am -
  • Trip Report and Churning Success Story Weekly Thread - Week of August 14, 2022
    How'd your churning week go? Any super huge highs? Any thank yous you'd like to give /r/churning? ​ - Did you book an awesome Trip? - Are you excited to share your latest redemption? - Did you score some unexpected Miles/Points? ​ Trip Reports,…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 9:00am -
  • Daily Discussion Thread - August 14, 2022
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! ​ Please post topics for discussion here. While some questions can be used to start a discussion/debate, most questions belong in the question thread unless you love getting downvotes. If your discussion is a…
    - 1 day ago Aug 14, 2022, 9:00am -
  • Daily Question Thread - August 13, 2022
    Welcome to the Daily Question thread at /r/churning! ​ This is the thread to post questions about churning for miles/points/cash. Just because you have a question about credit cards does NOT mean it belongs here. If you’re brand new here, please…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 9:00am -
  • Daily Discussion Thread - August 13, 2022
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! ​ Please post topics for discussion here. While some questions can be used to start a discussion/debate, most questions belong in the question thread unless you love getting downvotes. If your discussion is a…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 9:00am -
  • Manufactured Spending Weekly Thread - Week of August 13, 2022
    Welcome to MS Weekly at /r/churning! ​ This is the open thread for discussion of all things MS. Methods, ideas, pain points, and everything else about MS is game. As always read the wiki. Be warned: Asking questions in here that show you haven't do…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 9:00am -
  • Daily Discussion Thread - August 12, 2022
    Welcome to the daily discussion thread! ​ Please post topics for discussion here. While some questions can be used to start a discussion/debate, most questions belong in the question thread unless you love getting downvotes. If your discussion is a…
    - 3 days ago Aug 12, 2022, 9:00am -

Dan's Deals

Johnny Jet

  • newRancho de los Caballeros Ranch and Golf Club’s 75th Anniversary Ultimate Family Reunion at the Ranch Contest
    This is a sponsored post, created in partnership with Rancho de los Caballeros Ranch and Golf Club. The pandemic has been a difficult time for so many people for so...The post Rancho de los Caballeros Ranch and Golf Club’s 75th Anniversary Ultimat…
    - 3 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 4:22pm -
  • newCapital One Venture X Rewards vs The Platinum Card from Amex
    This Capital One Venture X vs Platinum Card from American Express review can help you determine which of these travel-friendly cards best suites you.The post Capital One Venture X Rewards vs The Platinum Card from Amex appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 6 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 1:06pm -
  • new12 Things in Travel You Need to Know Today
    12 Things in Travel You Need to Know Today (This is a recurring post, updated daily with new information): Monday, August 15 Yesterday’s TSA checkpoint numbers TSA officers screened 2,354,846...The post 12 Things in Travel You Need to Know Today a…
    - 12 hours ago Aug 15, 2022, 7:01am -
  • How To Save $50 on Southwest Airlines Flights
    Last year, Costco offered $50 off Alaska Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines flights if you purchased a $500 gift card for $449.99. You have to be a Costco member to purchase...The post How To Save $50 on Southwest Airlines Flights appeared first on John…
    - 2 days ago Aug 13, 2022, 5:29pm -
  • Insane Video: This Greek Island Might Be the Best Place in the World for Planespotting
    One of the most popular places in the world for aviation geeks (or avgeeks) to marvel at planes taking off and landing is Maho Beach in Sint Maarten. See video...The post Insane Video: This Greek Island Might Be the Best Place in the World for Plane…
    - 4 days ago Aug 12, 2022, 4:39am -
  • HURRY: US State Department Launches Pilot Program to Renew Passports Online – Limited Time Only
    Update a reader just informed me: “Just checked and the site says they’ve reached the 25k volunteers already. They will reopen the site again in Sept for another round.” ===============================...The post HURRY: US State Department Lau…
    - 4 days ago Aug 12, 2022, 2:23am -
  • My Wife Lost Her Passport in Estonia
    If you believe in miracles read my then girlfriend’s (now wife) account of her losing her passport in Estonia while we were out on a bike excursion. In summer 2010,...The post My Wife Lost Her Passport in Estonia appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 7:51pm -
  • The United Business Card Review: Earn Up to 150k Miles!
    The United Business Card review shows how it comes with several perks like lounge access, travel credits, free checked bags, priority boarding, and more. The post The United Business Card Review: Earn Up to 150k Miles! appeared first on Johnny Jet.
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 4:48pm -
  • A Fun Way to Enjoy New York Restaurants with Resy and the Amex Gold
    This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our...The post A Fun Way to Enjoy New York Restaurants with Resy and the Amex…
    - 4 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 3:06pm -
  • 5 Things a Hotelier Says She Would Never Do at a Hotel
    Some people never use the coffee machine at a hotel while others travel with their own pillow cases. Well, hotelier and TikToker @queenevangeline25 recently went viral (over 765,000 views) with...The post 5 Things a Hotelier Says She Would Never Do…
    - 5 days ago Aug 11, 2022, 6:29am -

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