Is a swap in upgrade types for very frequent travelers reward enough to spend thousands of dollars more with United Airlines? Is the fact that Delta requires $15,000 in spending from their top elites a good enough reason to make this change for United? Will United actually make more upgrades available to top-tier 1K members?
Hyatt and Chase are launching the new World of Hyatt credit card. Along with more bonus categories, there is an increased sign-up bonus and a path to earn elite status more quickly. There’s a lot to like here.
Frontier Airlines has a new elite program and a new credit card that offer a host of new benefits. From free changes and refunds to complimentary carry-on and checked bags, there’s lots to like. Oh, did I mention that the credit card makes it much easier to earn elite status?
United and Hertz are putting a dent in my favorite car rental promotion. If you’ve been taking advantage of their offer to earn up to 2,750 miles per car rental, this one is going to disappoint you a bit.
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Interesting and beneficial news from Hyatt this morning. They appear to be retroactively crediting award nights for members from 2017 and counting those towards elite status and other milestones.