Final two days: Purchase Starpoints with 35% discount at 2.2 cents per point

One last time before Marriott takes over, the SPG 35% discount on points purchase ends this Friday, July 20th. The discount is available on all purchases of 5,000 or... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Hyatt Brings Back One Of My Favorite Promos, Rebates On Award Bookings!

Hyatt brings back one of my favorite promos, rebates on award bookings. Hyatt cardmembers will receive a 10% rebate on award reservations, Points+Cash, spa bookings,... Read More

Miles To Memories
Hurry! $100 eBay Gift Card for $90

Hurry! This won't last. $100 eBay for $90 through eBay Daily Deals. We rarely see these cards at a discount. The post Hurry! $100 eBay Gift Card for $90 appeared first... Read More

View from the Wing
8 Things I Learned From United’s Earnings Call

United Airlines held its earnings call this morning. The airline's stock price jumped with release of their performance for the second quarter and during the call. ... Read More

Travel With Grant
Is there a “Price Protection” Service Available for Airline Tickets?

Travel life is good. Travel life can also be frustrating. I’m wondering if I could have done anything differently so as not to have spent $71 more than I did on an... Read More

Frequent Miler
Priority Pass losing Alaska lounges at Seattle Tacoma

Priority Pass announced today that the Alaska Airlines lounges at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport are leaving the program. This means that effective... Read More

Deals We Like
Save Money at IHG Hotels by Purchasing Points with a 100% Bonus

InterContinental Hotels Group is offering a 100% bonus for those looking to purchase points. With this bonus you must purchase at least 5,000 points and the maximum you... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Lufthansa 747-8 Business Class Frankfurt to Los Angeles

Lufthansa is an excellent airline in so many ways, but misses the mark when it comes to longhaul business class. While nothing glaringly wrong with my 11-hour flight... Read More

Miles To Memories
Office Depot/Max Gift Cards Earn You 20% Back in Rewards This Week

Office Depot and OfficeMax has a promotion that will earn you 20% back in rewards for purchasing their own gift cards. The post Office Depot/Max Gift Cards Earn You 20%... Read More

Running with Miles
Why Faster Ultimate Reward Redemptions, May Lead To Faster Devaluation

With articles mentioning Chase "losing" $330 million in revenue to people redeeming rewards faster than expected, I think this will accelerate talks of Ultimate Reward... Read More

Bald Thoughts
Robots Carrying Bags, Maximum Travel Careers, Secrets of Credit Card Super Users

Welcome to The Morning Shave. We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and tricks... Read More

God Save The Points
Hot Flight Deal: U.S. Cities To Rome, Italy Starting At $385 Round Trip…

Does it get better than any better than an Italian vacation? Andiamo alla Italia! It just doesn’t get much better than a great vacation to Italy. With so many... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
SUPER: Grand Hyatt Singapur – Junior Suite

Review einer Junior Suite im Grand Hyatt Singapur ... Read More

Points With a Crew
Many Amazon Prime Day deals still available with Alexa

Prime Day is over but there are still a few Amazon Prime Day deals available if you use Alexa. Find out how you can still get ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Business Gold Rewards Card From Amex [In-Depth Review]

When I hear someone mention The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express, I can't help but think of a good friend of mine. He loves using his business spend... Read More

Miles To Memories
Discounted Sam’s Club Membership Plus 15% Off iTunes Gift Cards

Sam's Club is selling discounted iTunes gift cards. You can also get a cheap Sam's Club membership through Groupon if you do not have one. The post Discounted... Read More

Michael W Travels
Hilton Giving Away 100 $100 Gift Cards + Grand Prize Trip To 1/3 Destinations

Hilton is currently running the Pick Your Paradise Giveaway where one lucky winner will win a trip to the destination of their choice from either Hawaii, China or Italy.... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
2 für 1: Ein Malaysia Business Sale ab Singapur

Malaysia Airline bietet einen 2 für 1 Business Sale ab Singapur ... Read More

Monkey Miles
MGM is suing victims of 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting

58 people dead. Over 500 injured. And they’re getting sued. The tragic story of the worst mass shooting in American history has been void of information, wrapped... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Public Transit or Car Rental in New Zealand? – Ask Anything

Despite its diminutive size, New Zealand is deceptively big, and getting around New Zealand requires more time than you’d expect. As a luxury travel advisor and a... Read More

Miles To Memories
eBay Sale, get 20% Discount on Top Brands

eBay has another sale today with a discount of 20% on top brands. The sale is limited to select sellers, but there's over 350 of them included. It's also easy to search... Read More

View from the Wing
Offers I Don’t Think Will Be Around for Long, If You’re Interested Act Now

There are several offers right now that I don't think are going to last. Some we know won't. Others banks have hinted they won't. And in some cases we can make that... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hi Fly’s New A380 Has A Cool Special Livery

At the beginning of the month Hi Fly took delivery of their first Airbus A380, making them the first ever airline to acquire A380s on the secondhand market. Hi Fly is a... Read More

Mommy Points
Get 10% of Your Redeemed Hyatt Points Back With Hyatt Credit Card Promo

The return of a popular annual Hyatt promotion will save those with a Hyatt credit card some points as 10% of redeemed Hyatt points can come back to your account later... Read More

Бизнес-класс Lufthansa/Swiss/Edelweiss из Бразилии в Европу от 950€

Lufthansa, Swiss и ее дочка Edelweiss предлагают... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Exclusive: Same-Sex Couple Accused of Child Trafficking on Southwest Flight, Threatened By Police

Imagine returning from vacation with your granddaughter only to be treated like a criminal thanks to a nosy passenger and a reactionary police officer. Last year I wrote... Read More

Review: Beach Villa at Conrad Maldives

Overview: Conrad Maldives Superior Water Villa at Conrad Maldives Water Villa at Conrad Maldives Beach Villa at Conrad Maldives Introduction The Conrad Maldives includes... Read More

Miles To Memories
Bank of America Amtrak Card has an Increased 30K Signup Bonus

Bank of America Amtrak Guest Rewards World Mastercard has once again an increased signup bonus. You will get 50% more points than the usual bonus. The post Bank of... Read More

Frequent Miler
Hyatt launches new “FIND” experiences (Earn 10x or use points)

Hyatt has today announced the launch of a new program called FIND, which is essentially an “experiences” add-on similar to SPG / Marriott Moments and... Read More

Running with Miles
Hyatt Announces a New Experiences Platform – But Please Don’t Use Your Points!

A new experiences platform is here from Hyatt - it is called Hyatt FIND and is designed to give over 100 experience options around the globe to Hyatt customers. There... Read More

Deals We Like
Hyatt “Find” Experiences – More Options to Earn and Redeem Hyatt Points

Hyatt just announced a new way to both earn and redeem Hyatt points outside of actually staying at Hyatt hotels. They are rolling out something called “FIND”... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hyatt Launches FIND, A New Experiences Marketplace

Over the years we've seen Starwood, Marriott, IHG, and Hilton all launch experiences marketplaces. The idea is that these allow you to redeem points for unique... Read More

View from the Wing
Hyatt Introduces New Earn or Burn Points for Experiences Website

For a company invested in being an experiential brand outside of hotel stays, trying to earn a revenue premium by 'helping you be a better you' through acquisitions live... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Do You Have Enough Starpoints?

It’s nearing the end of July already and if you haven’t already taken a look at what is to come for Starwood and Marriott merger in August, you can read more... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
American Express Card Offer Changes – What Now?

American Express has recently changed their offers negatively. However, their bonuses are still very generous. There are currently offers five Membership Rewards credit... Read More

Points With a Crew
5 SPG/Marriott related tasks to complete by 7/31

SPG/Marriott changes will take effect on August 1. You have just 2 weeks left to complete these five tasks related to the SPG/Marriott programs. Read More

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