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by Hilary Stockton on 6/16/2016
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Posts Tagged ‘United MileagePlus Explorer Card’
Square_70k_united_mileageplus_explorer_bonus_targeted_offer
6/16/2016
  A 70K United MileagePlus Explorer bonus offer is being targeted to some MileagePlus members. Just keep in mind that MileagePlus is increasing award change/cancellation fees and changing stopover rules effective October 6, 2016. Here are the offer details: 70,000...
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11/26/2015
  The Chase United VIP Lounge will be open for holiday shoppers at The Mall at Short Hills in New Jersey and at The Westfield San Francisco Centre, November 27-December 24, 2015. If you’re near to either of these malls,...
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9/16/2015
  How do you upgrade or waitlist a United award for Business Class? TravelSort reader Calvin writes: "I booked an Economy Saver from CDG – SFO on a United Partner connecting flight. 1. Can I waitlist for Business Saver on the United Partner flight?...
Square_55k_united_mileageplus_explorer_bonus_offer_with_50_statement_credit
4/30/2015
  Update: This offer is dead, but see 50K United MileagePlus Explorer Business Card Bonus Offer and the Best Travel Credit Cards page for the most current offers. A 55K United MileagePlus Explorer offer with $50 statement credit is available on United.com...
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11/15/2014
  Which New Travel Credit Cards for Domestic U.S. Travel and Future International Travel? TravelSort reader Brian writes: "We are looking at applying for a few credit cards this month. We already have the Chase Sapphire Preferred card. We will put about $60k on the credit cards in the...
Square_55k_united_mileageplus_explorer_with_50_statement_credit
8/2/2014
  A 55,000 United MileagePlus Explorer Card offer with $50 statement credit is available as a public offer until September 2, and I've updated the Best Travel Rewards Credit Cards page with it. Here are the details: 50,000 United miles...
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2/27/2014
  What is United's free checked bag policy for award flights, with taxes and fees paid for using a United MileagePlus credit card? TravelSort reader Diane writes "I have an Explorer card that I have for purchasing roughly 3-4 United flights a year. So...
Square_review-chase_vip_lounge_nyc_for_united_card_holders-super_bowl_week
1/31/2014
  Chase's VIP Lounge in NYC for United credit card holders is open now for Super Bowl Week at Guy's American Kitchen, 220 44th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues. I recently had a chance to check it out, with...
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1/22/2014
  A Chase VIP Lounge in NYC is complimentary to United credit card holders January 29-February 1 next week, to celebrate the 2014 Super Bowl. So if you got the United MileagePlus Explorer up to 65,000 bonus offer or the...
Square_how_to_get_access_to_united_club_airport_lounges
1/4/2014
United Club airport lounge access questions are ones I get frequently from my Award Booking Service clients and readers. Here are the top ways to gain access, along with a FAQ for the questions I most frequently get asked. 1....
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11/27/2013
  Which credit cards offer the best purchase protection policies? Purchase protection refers to reimbursing you for an item you bought with a credit card, but which is then stolen, damaged or lost. As with all credit card protections, there...
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11/23/2013
  Which credit cards will get you free airport lounge access? To be honest, the airport lounges that are most worth gaining access to are international first class lounges, such as Lufthansa First Class Lounges, Qatar's Premium Terminal, Cathay Pacific's...
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9/1/2013
  For the United MileagePlus Explorer Card, should you keep or downgrade the card when the annual fee comes due, and what are your options? TravelSort reader Lynn writes "I've read that United MileagePlus Award card is a no fee...
Square_how_to_get_10_award_tickets_to_europe_for_summer_travel
8/29/2013
  How can you get 10 award tickets to Europe for summer travel? A TravelSort reader writes "I am planning a family vacation for 10 in Europe in Summer 2016 leaving from LAX so I want to plan ahead [to...
Square_chase_retention_bonus_offers
7/6/2013
Chase retention bonus offers, as with other credit card retention bonuses by other issuers, depend on several factors: the credit card of course, but also your spend on it, overall value to Chase, at what stage in your card membership...
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11/26/2016
  Does your credit card offer primary car rental insurance coverage? And how about for foreign travel abroad? Most credit cards offer some amount of rental car insurance, but it's typically secondary to your existing auto insurance coverage. Keep in...
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5/1/2013
TravelSort reader Louis writes "I got the United MileagePlus Explorer card for the 65,000 bonus miles (ok, actually 55,000 miles, since I didn't want to spend $25,000 to earn the final 10,000 miles). My card will be coming up for...
Square_most_credit_card_bonus_miles_points_with_least_spend
2/4/2013
A TravelSort reader writes: "I want to apply and get approved for as many credit cards as possible while doing the least spending. What order and combinatioin of cards should I apply for if I'm churning thrice this year? I...
Square_chase_retention_bonus_offers_for_sapphire_preferred_ink_bold_united_mileageplus_explorer
1/4/2013
TravelSort reader Matt writes "Thanks for your advice on Citi and AMEX retention bonus offers. Any tips for current Chase retention offers? I'm especially interested in the Chase Sapphire Preferred, Ink Bold and United MileagePlus Explorer cards, since mine come...
Square_united_explorer_65000_miles_and_50_statement_credit
11/26/2012
David writes: "I read your United MileagePlus Explorer 65,000 Bonus Miles Offer Tips" and it worked for my wife, but not for me--I still see only the 30,000 mile offer, no matter what I do. Any way I can also...
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