Monkey Miles
Heads up! Many downgrades coming to Citi Prestige

The premium card war created incredible benefits for consumers, but as the war has waged onward, we’ve seen credit card issuers start to dial back benefits. When... Read More

TravelUpdate
Is the Universal Express Pass Worth It?

A couple of weeks ago, I began planning for my first trip to Universal Studios in Orlando.  As a Harry Potter fan, I was looking forward to seeing the Wizarding... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Amazing: 300,000 Hilton Honors Points with Sign-Up Bonuses

If you’re looking to earn a bunch of Hilton Honors points, you’ll want to take a look at three of their cards, which collectively are offering 300,000... Read More

God Save The Points
Why This Is The Year To Visit Argentina…

Steak and wine, do you even need more? We’ll keep the “why you should visit” Argentina sales pitch short, because this is not a sales pitch in the... Read More

Deals We Like
Plastiq Changing their Masterpass Promo – Fee Free Payments Up to $250

Plastiq announced a lucrative promotion where you could pay up to a $500 bill through their system with no fee – you just need to use a MasterCard through the... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Latam cumpre promessa e unifica as categorias do programa até 2020

É preciso dar parabéns para a Latam nessa questão. Demorou, mas entregou o prometido unificando os programas e mantendo a categoria elite mais alta... Read More

View from the Wing
I Want a New Laptop and I Need Your Help

It's only been two years since I bought my last laptop. It's a Lenovo T460s, and I hate it. It has an Intel i7-6600u processor and a 1 terrabyte hard drive. But... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER departing Chicago

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, climbing out of Chicago O’Hare International Airport is a Cathay Pacific Boeing... Read More

One Mile at a Time
The Incredible Value Of Booking Marriott Hotel + Air Packages Before August

In mid-April we learned the full details of Marriott's new loyalty program, which will be debuting in August. This is a huge undertaking on Marriott's part, and members... Read More

Running with Miles
Two SPG Packages for Runners – But They Will Definitely Not Be for Most Runners

There are currently two SPG packages for runners that end soon. While it is nice that they are offering running-centric packages, these packages certainly will not be... Read More

Miles To Memories
Is This the Most Remote Hyatt Place in the U.S. & Why Hyatt Needs to Build More!

Hyatt recently opened up a somewhat remote Hyatt Place in a diversion from their normal strategy. Find out why this is amazing and how this new Hyatt Place is by far a... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Turkish Airlines Business Helsinki – San Francisco (Return): 1550 Euro (+ EASY Star Alliance Gold Challenge)

Mit Turkish Airlines Business von Helsinki nach San Francisco ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
DEAL: Oman Air Business Zürich – Bangkok (Return): 1500 Euro

Mit Oman Air in der Business von Zürich nach Bangkok ... Read More

View from the Wing
I Want a New Laptop and I Need Your Help

It's only been two years since I bought my last laptop. It's a Lenovo T460s, and I hate it. It has an Intel i7-6600u processor and a 1 terrabyte hard drive. But... Read More

View from the Wing
The World’s Cheapest Airlines and What Pilots Make

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
FÜR DIE ECONOMY: Austrian oder Swiss Business Lounge Zugang: 36 Euro

Austrian und Swiss verkaufen schon längere Zeit den Lounge Zugang am Heimatflughafen ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Air Tahiti Nui Reveals New 787 Cabin & Livery

Later this year, Air Tahiti Nui will be refreshing their fleet. The airline currently has five Airbus A340s, and later this year they'll take delivery of their first of... Read More

Running with Miles
eBay App Coupon: $15 Off $75+ In Select Categories – Perfect for Sporting Goods and More

For a limited-time, you can save $15 off a $75 or more purchase with this eBay app coupon. This works for select categories that are just great for summer activities!... Read More

Deals We Like
All Deals in One Spot

Here is a compiled list with all of the currently active deals in the points and miles world! Make sure to scroll through to check on any offers expiring soon that... Read More

Monkey Miles
Grand Hyatt Athens coming!

I’ve wanted to go to Greece for quite some time, specifically Athens, and then hopefully on down to the islands. While there are point hotels to choose from, many... Read More

Auf Nach Irgendwo
Einmal um die Welt für unter 800€?

In meinem Bekanntenkreis hat es sich (leider) irgendwie herumgesprochen, dass ich ein Händchen dafür habe, günstige Flüge zu finden. Dabei gebe ich... Read More

View from the Wing
100,000 Bonus for Amex Platinum Available to Some Through CardMatch Tool

While the Platinum Card by American Express has a standard offer currently of 60,000 points after $5,000 in purchases within 3 months, some people can do even better... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Free* Washer and Dryer this weekend at Sears

A free washer and dryer is a huge deal, especially when they're new! Sears is offering a very unique deal to get yourself a new washer and dryer for $0 after their... Read More

Cariverga
Обзор: Avianca, бизнес-класс, Богота — Медельин

Обзор 30-минутного перелета в... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
The Impending Doom of the Jet Engine Crisis

The Southwest 1380 engine incident brought to the surface a festering problem that’s plagued aircraft in service and deliveries. On the current pace, however, it... Read More

Miles To Memories
eBay App Sale, Save 20% on Select Categories

eBay has a new sale today, with discounts of up to 20% on select categories. The sale runs through the end of the month and applies to purchases made through the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Comparing The New IHG & Marriott Credit Cards

In the past couple of months we've seen Chase introduce two new co-branded hotel credit cards. Specifically, I'm talking about the IHG® Rewards Club... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Last Chance! 35% Off StarPoints Ends Soon!

A few weeks ago, we told you about the New Marriott Rewards Changes that Start in August. But, there is still time to score 35% savings on Starpoints... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
SUPER: Courtyard Brno – Suite

Review einer Suite im brandneuen Courtyard Brno (Brünn) ... Read More

Travel With Grant
Save Animals: Shop at Beyond the Backpack

You might be surprised by how many emails we get each day from people with products and businesses they’d like me to review. I glance at each email, but most of... Read More

The Travelers Club
Jet Airways dit au revoir à sa Première classe !

Il y a seulement quelques semaines, nous vous présentions le produit de Première classe de Jet Airways à l’occasion de la publication du... Read More

Mommy Points
Strategizing Before the August 1st Combined SPG and Marriott Program

The combined SPG and Marriott program launches on August 1st, which will be here before we know it. To maximize your points, here are things you want to consider and act... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Targeted: CardMatch 100K Amex Platinum Offer Is Back

The CardMatch Tool, which is offered by creditcards.com, often gives people access to bigger targeted card welcome bonuses. In order to use the tool you have to enter... Read More

View from the Wing
How Chase Sapphire Preferred Became Under-hyped and Under-appreciated

When this card came out it was the greatest frequent flyer thing since miles themselves. Chase Sapphire Preferred was (1) fast-earning [double points on travel and... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Memorial Day Specials: 180K URs, 100K AmEx Platinum, 300K Hilton, 230K AAdvantage,

80K Ultimate Rewards Offer + 2 Fee-Free 50K Options Chase Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card While the Chase Ink Plus has come and gone, Chase has ushered in... Read More

Frequent Miler
American Express launches MyCredit Guide – a free credit score reporting tool

American Express has launched a free credit score reporting tool called American Express MyCredit Guide. This works in much the same way as similar offerings from Credit... Read More

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