Cheap Flights To Palm Springs, Marriott Wants To Reward You For Spying On You And American Testing Customer Service Improvements For Flight Delays

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.

1,000 Free Hilton HHonors Points, Finally

A few weeks ago, Hilton announced they were awarding 1,000 free HHonors points for changing your password.  I thought this was a really smart way to encourage folks to create more security on their account.  Giving out 1,000 points is certainly an affordable way to deal with cyber-theft, especially since some of those miles will almost certainly go unused. The only problem was, Hilton wasn’t actually ready to have you change your password.  They announced shortly after the initial release of info that people should wait…. Things appear to be […]