Whenever I tell people I travel for free I usually get this response, “well, food and drink isn’t free when you are traveling”. While on a three-hour layover in Portland, we did “travel” for free, and then some. PDX – Portland, OR Portland airport is a great exception when it comes to the Priority […]Read more "How We Scored $143 Worth of Free Food, Drink and Snacks Using Priority Pass – Portland"
Needing to top off your miles bank? This shopping portal bonus could be a great option for you. Many airlines are offering a bonus for enrolling in a 12 week subscription to The Economist, at only $12. Bonuses: American: 3,000 United: 2,400 Alaska: 2,200 Southwest: 2,100 Delta: 1,800 To give you an idea of […]Read more "Earn Up To 3,000 American Airlines Miles For $12 – 2,100 Points Towards Companion Pass – The Economist"
I will start by apologizing for non-California residents. Chase and Southwest kept this quiet but the internet won’t allow. For folks in the other 49 states, let’s hope this is a pilot and you are all next. For California residents Chase and Southwest have put together one of the slickest credit card offers in history. […]Read more "California Residents Only: Earn Southwest Companion Pass for ONE Year With New Southwest Card Approval"
Love or hate them, Southwest is making big waves with their Hawaii announcement. As expected, there are plenty of online comments from the typical “air greyhound” folks reiterating how they will never fly Southwest for 6 hours straight. I am fine with that, the rest of us will enjoy the free checked bags and better […]Read more "Southwest Airlines is Heading to Hawaii – Here is What We Know"
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"
I try not to post much about credit cards since a bazillion other blogs get paid to do that. This credit card bonus, 40,000 Southwest points, has motivated me to say something. Direct Link to Application Only 40k? Yes, only 40,000 Southwest points. Still nothing to scoff at, those are worth about […]Read more "This Southwest Credit Card Sign Up Bonus Requires Only $1,000 Minimum Spend – 40,000"
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]"