I ran a post last week talking about the best use of airline miles if you are running short on miles. There are flight options for as little as 5,000 miles one-way. (with Delta, for example) Fortunately, IHG has a PointBreaks promotion that allows you to book free nights at just 5,000 points through April […]Read more "You’ll Need Only 5,000 Points Per Night for These IHG PointBreaks Hotels"
There is nothing worse than working for months to earn points, only to realize you don’t have enough for the flight you want. Fortunately, there are some lesser-known deals for redeeming your points on a free flight, even if you only have a few thousand miles. For starters, the terms “miles” and “points” are completely interchangeable. The only […]Read more "Don’t Have Quite Enough Miles for a Free Flight – Check out These Options"
There is no doubt, Southwest Companion Pass is one of the most valuable travel perks around. For those unfamiliar, Companion Pass allows one person to travel for free with you on ANY Southwest flight. Before I discuss the easiest ways to earn Companion Pass, let’s go over the benefits and restrictions. Companion Pass Benefits: • Designate […]Read more "How to Earn Southwest Companion Pass in 2017 & 2018"
There are only a few hours left but a great opportunity nonetheless. You will earn 15 Alaska MileagePlan miles PER dollar spent at a number of stores. If you are in need of a top-off, this will be an easy way to give you a quick “bump” in points. You need to earn or spend […]Read more "Last Minute – Multiple Stores Earn You 15x Miles at Alaska Airlines"
American Airlines is joining likes of Delta and United by offering “basic economy” service. Delta was the first to announce their basic economy product (E Class), followed by United, then finally American. (not to be outdone) The big question we all have is this; Are basic economy seats going to be cheaper in the long […]Read more "American Airlines Just Announced Basic Economy, But Will it Actually Save You Money?"
I think that post title is pretty clear-cut. I made one LARGE purchase on Groupon and scored close to 20,000 Alaska miles, enough for a one-way first class flight from Coast to Coast. The Monitor You can find the best shopping portal rates on CashBack Monitor. I check it daily to see if there […]Read more "How I Made Almost 20,000 Alaska Miles from One Online Transaction – Enough for First Class"
2017 is shaping up to be a great year for travelers. More routes means more competition. Additional competition means we should start seeing cheaper prices on said route. Here are some of the new routes that I found interesting: Southwest Airlines (Starting June 4th) — Minneapolis/St. Paul – Nashville – 1 daily — Newark – Indianapolis – […]Read more "New Airline Routes for 2017 – Southwest to Mexico + Las Vegas to Middle East"