In April, I wrote about a great opportunity to status match from Southwest Companion Pass to Alaska Airlines MVP Gold 75k. Alyssa and I “trade-off” Companion Pass duties so it was her turn to match to MVP Gold 75k. Why is this such a great opportunity? Allow me to explain… Most status “matches” offered by airlines […]Read more "Alaska Airlines MVP Gold 75K Welcome Kit Arrived in Mail – Status Matched from Southwest"
Calling all Companion Pass holders! As if Companion Pass isn’t sweet enough, you can also get amazing perks with airlines other than Southwest! What’s our status? Airline status is getting harder to obtain through conventional flying for most. When you think of “earning miles”, one might assume that is determined by the miles flown. […]Read more "Use Southwest Companion Pass Match to Get Instant Status With Alaska [Upgrade to First Class]"
Not to be outdone by American Express, Chase and Marriott have put together a very nice bonus. You’ll earn 100,000 Marriott points after spending $5,000 in 90 days. Direct Link to offer The Scoop: This is the highest the bonus we’ve seen on this card in some time. What makes it sweeter is the fact […]Read more "Chase Marriott Hotels Credit Card Bonus – 100,000 Points"
I’ve neglected sharing a good credit card deal as of late. This Premier Rewards charge card from American Express is a smart option. American Express has their own reward program known as Membership Rewards points. These can be transferred to a number of airlines and hotels. The reason I prefer flexible points like MR’s is […]Read more "Use This 50,000 Point Bonus For a Round-Trip to Europe – Premier Rewards Gold"
You heard that right, this Gold credit card offers 50,000 points, enough for up to five round-trips. American Express has increased their standard sign-up bonus to 50,000 points on the Delta Gold card. The Delta Gold card is available in both a personal and small business version. Link for personal card Link for […]Read more "This Single Credit Card Allows for up to Five FREE Round-trips"
There is always a silver lining, sometimes you just have to look really hard. Being that SPG points are the most revered in the ‘miles world’, any hint of devaluation or elimination scares us to the bone. Fortunately, Marriott has stated they won’t combine the two loyalty programs until early 2018. Don’t hold your breathe. Early […]Read more "SPG and Marriott are now one – You can now Link Accounts and Match Your Status"
If you have held off on a new airline credit card, this would be a great time to pull the trigger on the Delta Gold card. American Express has increased the sign up bonus for both of their Delta Gold cards to 50,000 miles plus $50 in statement credit. When I say both I mean […]Read more "Increased Sign Up Bonus on Both Delta Gold Cards 50,000 Miles + $50"