3 AAdvantage Miles Per Dollar On Hilton Stays (Targeted)

Citibank and Hilton are partnering on an offer through the end of May, 2015 that awards an extra 2 AAdvantage miles per dollar on all stays. This seems to be targeted to Citi AAdvantage cardholders.  I received it for my Citi Executive card but the link is coded for my account and not my wife’s, so I can’t tell how broadly targeted it is.   The terms & conditions (below) indicate that the stays need to be charged to your Citi credit card.  So, folks who hold one of the […]

50% More Miles From US Airways, Is Delta Really Charging Elites More For Award Tickets And More Travel News

Is Delta really charging elite members more for awards than non-elite members?  Wow, that technology needs help. Meanwhile, US Airways MasterCard is offering 50% more miles on all transactions from March 1st through June 30, 2015 in a very widely targeted offer. JetBlue is intent on expanding to international service at Long Beach Airport.  That’s good news for fans of the airline, but it looks like there’s going to be a fight to get this done.  JetBlue is largely irrelevant to me since they’ve killed most useful flights out of […]

A Guide To Hotel Loyalty Programs

I was asked by InsideFlyer to put together an intro to hotel loyalty programs from my recent presentation.  You can find the full article on their website here, but I’ve also included some key pluses and minuses from the article below. The article contains a high-level breakdown of Club Carlson, HiltonHHonors, Hyatt Gold Passport, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest. When I heard that Randy was shutting down InsideFlyer, it was bittersweet for a number of reasons.  On top of all the reasons I noted in my original […]

$20 Credit For Each Hotel Booking And Other Things I Find Interesting on Sunday, January 18th, 2015

Orbitz will give you a $20 hotel credit for each flight you book with them between now and the end of January.  I don’t generally use OTAs to book my tickets even though I know I can earn more rewards doing so.  But, $20 a booking might be enough to move me in that direction. The Citi Hilton HHonors Card has new benefits.  Deals We Like covers the new benefits, which include an upgrade to HiltonHHonors Gold status. Mommy Points reveals a quick tip on how to save a few […]