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by Hilary Stockton on 5/25/2017
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5/25/2017
The 20K AMEX Blue Business Plus earns 2X Membership Rewards points with no annual fee, even better than the AMEX Blue for Business card I got earlier this year, mainly for its 10X on restaurants for 6 months and 2X...
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5/21/2017
  3X JetBlue TrueBlue Points for Amazon Spend has been possible since late last year, although points have been relatively slow to post, taking anywhere from a few weeks to a couple months. For example, JetBlue TrueBlue points have posted for...
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5/16/2017
  The Chase Sapphire Reserve $300 Travel Credit is changing to once per card member year, as of May 21, 2017, per Reddit, and can be seen on the Chase Sapphire Reserve Rewards page in the terms, screenshot below.   ...
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5/15/2017
  On the face of it, Alaska Mileage Plan miles are a great frequent flyer currency, with many partners, lower award chart rates in many cases, and a generous stopover policy that applies even to one way partner awards. But...
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5/13/2017
  Air Canada will replace Aeroplan, launching its own rewards program in 2020. While it may be possible to still redeem Aeroplan miles for Air Canada award flights after June 2020, it won't be possible to use Aeroplan miles for...
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5/11/2017
  After the multiple British Airways award chart devaluations I've had a little over 50,000 Avios languising in my BA Executive Club account, with no use for them. British Airways Avios can still provide decent value on short intra-regional flights...
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5/10/2017
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will expand the ban on laptops as cabin baggage in all flights from Europe to the U.S., with the announcement expected tomorrow, Thursday, according to The Daily Beast. Back in March, the Department of...
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5/8/2017
Earn 100K Ultimate Rewards points for a Chase Mortgage on a new home. 100,000 points is a good number, but keep in mind that you can earn 80K-100K Ultimate Rewards points if approved for an Ink Business Preferred card (some...
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5/7/2017
  If your child is traveling alone as an unaccompanied minor, or even if s/he is on the same flight but in a different cabin or class of service, you may need to use the airline's unaccompanied minor service. Fortunately,...
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5/5/2017
  The 30K AMEX EveryDay Preferred and 15K AMEX EveryDay cards are getting renewed interest, as AMEX makes it more expensive to hold the AMEX Platinum, with its $550 annual fee (see AMEX Platinum Raises Fee to $550, Adds Uber Credit)...
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5/4/2017
  Earn 25% Extra on SPG transfers to American AAdvantage through June 15, 2017. As there's already a 25% bonus when you transfer Starpoints in increments of 20,000 points, the 25% extra mileage bonus gives you an effective 56% SPG transfer...
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5/1/2017
  The 50K US Bank Altitude Reserve Card is now available, but is it worth it? Keep in mind that this card is only available to existing U.S. Bank customers, which we'll define below. Before we get into the pros...
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4/30/2017
Can you book Cathay Pacific First Class for two people with Alaska Mileage Plan miles? TravelSort reader Chad writes: "I have a pair of Cathay Pacific Business Class tickets from HKG to JFK booked later this year, via Alaska miles...I...
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4/28/2017
  Well, that didn't last long: less than 7 months after the AMEX Business Platinum added a 50% points rebate perk, AMEX is reducing it to just a 35% points rebate June 1, 2017, per Reddit. I called AMEX for...
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4/27/2017
  60K Citi AAdvantage bonus offers are available and have been added to our Best Travel Credit Cards page. 60K bonus AAdvantage miles (or 120K miles if you're approved for both cards) are a great deal if you're eligible for...
Square_worlds_6_best_first_class_airline_cabins
4/24/2017
  What are the world's best airline first class cabins and experiences? There are so many aspects that go into a great first class airline experience, but the factors that tend to be most important to my clients are seat...
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4/18/2017
Transfer AMEX Membership Rewards points to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club with a 30% bonus. In general I ignore Virgin Atlantic Flying Club as a frequent flyer program, both because Virgin Atlantic isn't a product I want to fly (what's the point...
Square_transfer_aadvantage_miles_to_amex_points_or_ultimate_rewards_points
4/16/2017
Can you transfer AAdvantage miles into AMEX Membership Rewards points or Chase Ultimate Rewards points? Reader Michael writes "I have a lot of American Airlines miles from a Citi AAdvantage card, is there a way to transfer those points to...
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4/11/2017
Etihad Guest has devalued its Brussels Airlines Award Chart with no notice, per Ben, unfortunately eliminating one of, if not the best business class award ticket deal to Europe. I wrote in Book Brussels Airlines Business Class with Etihad Miles that...
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4/8/2017
  It's possible to buy AMEX Membership Rewards points, in conjunction with a points transfer. This post will discuss how to buy Membership Rewards points, how much it costs, whom you can transfer points to, and when it's likely to...
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