Post-COVID-19 Travel: I Booked a Flight for 35,000-Miles in Business Class From JFK to Lisbon

  Back in January, Nick from Frequent Miler shared an amazing find: 35,000 Avianca miles for a TAP Portugal Business Class seat from New York to Lisbon. That’s really astonishing because a regular LifeMiles redemption rate between the U.S. and Europe is 63,000 miles. I would’ve snagged that ticket right away, but I needed toContinue Reading

Drastic Expedia Rewards Devaluation Is Coming: Act Soon!

  Loyalty program devaluations come in many shapes and forms. This is not the first Expedia Rewards devaluation, but it’s surely a huge one for its elite Gold members. Slightly over a year ago, the Citi Expedia credit card increased its Welcome Bonus to 70,000 points. It was a really great deal with a potentiallyContinue Reading

Back to the Basics Part 2: Cheapest Miles to South America in the Post-COVID-19 World

  My previous post on the best airline programs to fly to Europe: Back to the Basics: Cheapest Miles to Europe in the Post-COVID-19 World December 10, 2020 is a big day. Mark your calendar. On that day the CDC will decide the fate of the emergency authorization of the new Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine.Continue Reading

Caesars Diamond Members — Get a Free Cruise in 2021 After a 2-Minute Status Match | PLUS Caesars and Tropicana Lounges Are Now Open in Atlantic City and More!

  Back in July New Jersey approved the $17.3 billion merger of Eldorado Resorts Inc. and Caesars Entertainment Corp. That created the largest casino company in the world, operating 55 casinos worldwide. Fine, you might counter, but what’s in it for me? Well, quite a few things, actually. If you’re a Caesars Rewards (formerly TotalContinue Reading

This 50% Off Iberia Avios Promotion — Now THAT’S a Unicorn!

  EXPIRED Update 8.25. According to Frequent Miler, the 50% off Iberia Avios Promotion is now officially working on both sides of the Atlantic!  My previous Iberia posts: You Can Still Fly to Europe in Iberia Business Class for 25,000 Points; and Award Space Is Fantastic — Plus Cheap Nonstop Flights to Barcelona Iberia BusinessContinue Reading

Caribbean Islands Are Reopening, but Where Can Americans REALLY Travel Right Now?

  UPDATE 8.18.2020 United States Virgin Islands are closed to leisure travelers effective 8.19.2020. Source. The U.S. Virgin Islands is closing to leisure visitors in an effort to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The decision is effective Wednesday, August 19, and will last for a period of at least one month. Effective immediately, hotels, villas, Airbnb accommodations, guestContinue Reading

I Got Hacked – Here Is What I’ve Learned (Plus Sucuri First Impression)

My blog got hacked last week. I should’ve known something was up when after clicking on a blog comment notification in my email I landed on a page that declared me a Google winner. Instead of realizing that I got hacked, I blinked a few times, closed the page (I was on my phone), cameContinue Reading

American Airlines Food Cuts Are Just a Nuisance — We Can Lose More Than First Class Meals

As several bloggers have alerted us, American Airlines food cuts are going to be permanent. The carrier is going to replace their disconnected full meal service in First Class with something “more modern.” This is bad, right? I don’t know. Short and medium hauls — I seriously don’t care. As long as they give me aContinue Reading

M&T Bank $300 Bonus for Business Checking: Now Waives the Monthly Fee for 3 Months

  M&T bank operates in New York, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, DC. You can get the M&T Bank $300 bonus for opening the M&T Tailored Business Checking account and meeting relatively simple requirements. I rarely cover bank bonuses (that’s DoC’s domain), but I thought I’d mention this oneContinue Reading

3 Credit Card Retention Offers, One Product Change, and My Credit Cards Folder Is Shrinking!

  This month I had to make a tough decision. Annual fees either posted or were about to post for 3 of my credit cards. Retention offers can significantly offset these expenses, but they’ve gotten hard to get lately. You know how much I like to pay for my free travel privileges – I don’t,Continue Reading

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