Doesn’t get much lower than $260 round-trip to Hawaii. I hope you guys can score some flights!
American Airlines and United Airlines are both suffering from unexpected drops in credit card sign-ups. That makes a big difference to their bottom line. Here’s why they’re having problems.
Just another thing to be careful about when it comes to Basic Economy fares. Now that the Big 3 are all in the pool when it comes to offering bare bones fares, here’s another pitfall to consider.
The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.
I carry 3 Chase cards in my wallet at all times for a reason. Ultimate Rewards is one of the best currencies out there for earning and redeeming points for award travel. Chase just quietly made Ultimate Rewards better.
Not really sure what happened, but I had this scheduled to post over the weekend and it never did. Operator error? Anyway,in case you missed the news…. Starwood Preferred Guest has a valuable loyalty program for lots of different reasons. They have a slew of absolutely beautiful properties around the world. Even though they’re not as large as some of their competitors they have properties where you want them. When I talk to people about Starwood Preferred Guest to people who ask, I use the example that having 5 properties […]
As reported by View From The Wing, Chase is removing the 7% annual dividend from the Chase Sapphire card effective immediately for new applications. At the same time, they’re changing/adding other benefits: They’re increasing the trip insurance coverage from $5,000 to $10,000. Rental car insurance is now primary instead of secondary. I never got the Chase Sapphire card for the 7% dividend. Sure, it’s a “nice to have”. Who would turn down free points? But, the true value of this card for me are things like double points on travel and […]