Your Mileage May Vary
What Are Points Worth Now?

A simple way to tell how much value you’re getting for your points is to use Cents Per Point or CPP. The formula is simple. CPP = Cash Price of… The post... Read More

The Gate
No New Passport Applications Accepted Except for Emergency Situations Due to 2019 Novel Coronavirus

If you need to apply for a passport, you are out of luck until further notice, as new applications for passports are no longer being accepted for the foreseeable future... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
We All Need A Laugh…How About Some Travel Humor?

It has been a tough week filled with one bad news story after another. With so many serious issues to contend with, I hope this posts serves as welcome diversion, even... Read More

View from the Wing
US Government: Airlines Must Contact Everyone They Refused A Refund To And Offer One

DOT is telling airlines that continuing to deny refunds for cancelled flights and significant schedule changes is "a violation of the carriers’ obligation that... Read More

God Save The Points
Should You Worry About Losing Miles In Airline Bankruptcy?

The days we’re living in are the toughest times in modern history airlines have ever faced. In 2008, after a global economic collapse, travel demand was low but... Read More

Miles To Memories
Be Careful When Deferring Mortgage Payments For Covid-19, Read The Terms!

Times are tough and people are struggling financially. Some are looking at deferring mortgage payments and other loans. Be careful and read the terms! The post Be... Read More

Monkey Miles
New Round – Targeted Amex 10k points for adding pay over time

American Express Pay Over Time bonuses are discussed. The post New Round – Targeted Amex 10k points for adding pay over time appeared first on Monkey Miles. Read More

Frequent Miler
Hyatt Extending Elite Status, Free Night Certificates, Suite Upgrades & Club Access Awards, Waiving Cancellation Fees

Hyatt has come out of the blocks early and announced a set of incredibly customer-friendly policies. They’ll be extending your existing status for another year,... Read More

Deals We Like
Filing a DOT complaint when an airline won’t refund a canceled flight

Right now we are experiencing a world were airline flights are being canceled left and right — especially international flights. Normally, when an airline cancels... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Cruise Ships With American Passengers To Be Sequestered Offshore “Indefinitely”

The U.S. Coast Guard has instituted a new rule that states a cruise ship must treat any sick passengers and crew while onboard, as such “sick” ships must... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Stuck at Home? How about some Free Wine?

So, travel news is pretty light at the moment. Either people can’t fly, don’t want to fly, or feel that they can’t because of the current health... Read More

The Travelers Club
Les détails de la reprise progressive des vols Emirates

Récemment, Emirates a été contrainte de cesser ses opérations, soumise à une nouvelle directive gouvernementale... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
So geht das! Aegean macht super Umbuchungsregeln!

Aegean bietet super Umbuchungsregeln ... Read More

The Gate
Airlines are Obligated to Provide Prompt Refunds to Customers: Enforcement Notice 2020 From the Department of Transportation of the United States

All airlines — based in the United States as well as anywhere else — must provide a prompt refund to passengers for flights to, within, or from the United... Read More

View from the Wing
Chase Increases No Annual Fee IHG Card Initial Bonus Offer By 25%

Chase has just improved the initial bonus offer for the IHG® Rewards Club Traveler Credit Card by 25%. Instead of an up front bonus of 60,000 points you can earn... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Flight Review: Virgin Atlantic Premium JFK-LHR

Points Miles & Martinis contributor Nicky shares his thoughts on his flight from New York (JFK) to London-Heathrow in the Virgin Atlantic Premium... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Erstattung von Flügen in die USA mit dem Department of Transportation (DOT) durchsetzen

Erstattungen des Flugpreises kann man mit dem US Department of Transportation durchsetzen ... Read More

Sam Chui
FAA: A220 In-Flight Shutdowns Caused by Resonance

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a new airworthiness directive (AD) to operators of the Airbus A220. According to the FAA, the reason for four... Read More

Miles To Memories
State Department Stops New Passport Applications Except for Emergencies

US will only be issuing new passports in “life-or-death emergencies,” which include serious illnesses, injuries, or deaths in your immediate family (e.g.... Read More

Renés Points
Amex Extends Some Minimum Spend Expiration Dates by Three Months

New American Express cardholders were granted an additional three months to meet their welcome bonus’ minimum spend requirements. The extension applies to card... Read More

Travel Codex
Alaska Airlines Rushes PPE Material For Face Masks

Last Wednesday, Alaska Airlines used one of its Boeing 737-700 freighters to transport PPE materials to make COVID-19 face masks for healthcare workers. We are in a... Read More

Running with Miles
Hurry! The Apple AirPods Pro are Back in Stock and On Sale

The Apple AirPods Pro are back in stock and on sale at Amazon! If you have an Amex card with Membership Rewards, you could save another 20% on them! The post Hurry! The... Read More

Points With a Crew
Activate and Earn 5% on 2020 2nd Quarter Purchases!

Don't forget to activate your second quarter cashback cards! Through June, earn 5% on Fitness Clubs, Electronics, Groceries, Wholesale Clubs, and Amazon. Read More

One Mile at a Time
US DOT Clarifies Flight Refund Rules

My goodness, the blog today might as well be renamed "One Refund Policy at a Time," because there's so much to talk about when it comes to flight refunds. DOT clarifies... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Airline Warns Of Phishing Scam For Coronavirus-Related Refunds

In the first few weeks that coronavirus started to rear its head in a huge way, a few of my friends noticed something very interesting…robocalls stopped. It was... Read More

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Airline stories are here!

You’re probably currently on some form of lockdown and a little bit bored. The home renovations are done, you’ve seen Tiger King on Netflix and are sick and... Read More

View from the Wing
Department Of Transportation Will Make Airlines Offer Refunds For Cancelled Flights

In an interview Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao says that airlines have to refund customers when they cancel flights. That’s clear, published... Read More

One Mile at a Time
German Government Backs Lufthansa’s Non-Refund Policy

The German government sorta kinda seems to be siding with Lufthansa violating the EU's policies on flight refunds. The European Union has among the strictest consumer... Read More

Miles To Memories
Earn Up to 9.5X on Utility Bills with Chase Freedom Cards

Chase has two targeted offers for Freedom and Freedom Unlimited cardholders. You can earn extra rewards for paying for phone service, cable and other utilities. The post... Read More

The Points of Life
Mullixhiu Restaurant Tirana: This Is Why I Travel

Mullixhiu was voted one of the ten best restaurants in Europe. The post Mullixhiu Restaurant Tirana: This Is Why I Travel appeared first on The Points Of Life. Read More

Miles To Memories
Hyatt Announces Huge Coronavirus Changes for Elite Status, Free Nights & More!

Hyatt has extended elite status and announced a number of other changes as a response to the worldwide Coronavirus pandemic. Find out the details and how Hyatt is doing... Read More

Frequent Miler
SoFi Money Giving 40% Off Netflix, Not 20%

SoFi Money is making it rain stream. We previously reported that they were offering 20% cashback on Netflix until May, then they came out with a new promotion offering... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
ENDE2020: TAP Business Marrakesch – Rio (Return): 680 Euro

Mit der TAP Business von Marrakesch nach Rio ... Read More

The Gate
Reciprocal Earning of Miles Now in Effect Between LATAM and Delta Air Lines

Members of both the Delta Air Lines SkyMiles and LATAM Airlines Group LATAM Pass frequent flier loyalty programs will enjoy reciprocal benefits across both airlines... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Airlines’ Strategic Fleet Retirement Plan

Earlier I wrote about the revenue challenges United is facing during this time. That was not the only issue discussed during yesterday’s virtual “town... Read More

Fly with Moxie
Sapphire Reserve 카드 연회비 – 2020년 $100 크레딧

안녕하세요, Moxie 입니다.  오늘은 최근에... Read More

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