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Uber: Ready to Roll Today In Las Vegas and Reno

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Uber, the taxi-alternative that bills itself as a technology platform to connect people seeking rides,  is set to pick up it's first passengers in Las Vegas this afternoon. Uber says it will initially be focusing on areas away from the Las Vegas Strip and Las Vegas International Airport, however Uber said it would be willing… Read More

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How To Get $20 In Free Groceries With A Hotel Stay

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In one of the more unusual promotions this year, Embassy Suites is teaming up with Kellogg's to give out $20 in Grocery Cash for a single night stay at an Embassy Suites. The night has to be booked by January 21, 2015 for stays between October 21, 2014 to January 21, 2015, and is good… Read More

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Delta Plane Clip Wings in MSP, Delivers Free Pizza To Passengers

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Two planes were delayed on Wednesday night in Minneapolis-St. Paul after clipping wings on the taxi way. According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, a Delta mainline 757 with 171 passengers on-board going to LAX clipped wings with a Delta feeder plane operated by Compass Airlines with 74 passengers on-board headed to Louisville. The accident occurred… Read More

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wow air

Iceland's WOW Air announced yesterday that it will be bringing in flights to the US starting with flights in and out of Boston and Baltimore/Washington (BWI) Airports with service to Keflavik International Airport near Iceland's capital, Reykjavik. To promote their new schedules, fares are rock bottom with roundtrips some days showing at only $228 roundtrip which… Read More

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It’s A Bird. It Hits a A Plane …

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This picture was posted to Twittter earlier this week, and for some odd reason, I can't stop looking at it.It's a bird - a goose?  It was hit by a plane - a Fokker aircraft, quite possibly a KLM Cityhopper? And where did it happen - Amsterdam, or somewhere else in the Netherlands? Since all… Read More

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Delta First Class Fare Sale, Upgrade from $49

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Delta is currently running a First Class fare sale where you can upgrade to first class for as low as $49 each-way. Tickets must be booked by November 3, 2014 for travel between November 22, 2014 and February 17, 2015 on select flights within the contiguous U.S., and between the contiguous U.S. and the Caribbean… Read More

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SPG Hot Escapes: The “Hey … I’ve Been There” Edition

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It's Wednesday. It's raining on the East Coast. I've been to Venice, Madrid and Abu Dhabi in the past six weeks. I'm in a rut. I decided to look at this week's SPG Hot Escapes hoping for vacation inspiration and maybe even someplace sunny. Every week SPG offers savings at select properties over the six… Read More

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2x Hertz Gold Plus Points Plus Dream Car Getaway

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From now through mid December you can enter to win a three-day Dream Car rental, airfare for two, and a two-night weekend stay! Plus if you register, you'll also receive double points for your rentals. How To Register Register here to have the chance to win Hertz Dream Car Getaway and you will also get double… Read More

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spg bliss spa

  As you already know, Mrs. Weekly Flyer and I are big fans of Bliss spas and their products! Many people think that Bliss spas are not a great deal because the services are pretty expensive compared to mom and pop spas. However, we find that Bliss offers so many promotions that especially when on… Read More

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Hyatt 48 Hour Sale Starts Today

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Hyatt is starting a 48 hour sale which gives you up to 30 percent off when you book by 11:59pm Central Time on October 22, 2014 and stay any time from November 5, 2014 to February 3, 2014 when you book using Offer Code C48OCT. This sale is only good in the USA, Canada, the… Read More

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Have You Earned Your 50,000 Hyatt Gold Passport Points Yet?

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In August Hyatt sent out targeted e-mails to Gold Passport members offering up to 50,000 bonus points for stays up to 20 eligible nights from September 1st thru November 30th, 2014. At the time, I felt lucky to be targeted for the biggest package, and I was dreaming of all the Hyatt stays and bonus… Read More

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Will The American Express Centurion Lounge SFO Open In The Next Two Weeks?

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If you read the American Express Membership Rewards forum on flyertalk.com, you might have noticed increasing activity and speculation about the American Express Centurion Lounge in the San Francisco International Airport. The thread is called Centurion Lounge SFO [Future] and most of the discussion as of late focuses on: The opening date - speculation is… Read More

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prizes pmm w hotel

In this post we'll share a pretty cool way for you to enter for a chance to win a W Hotel Bed from the W Hotel Store. W Hotel Store is offering a chance to win a W Hotel bed, a 3 night stay at any W hotel and more. All you have to do is… Read More

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Expired: Last Chance: 70,000 Bonus From Chase Ink Plus Card

Update: Offer is expired. This is the last chance to get the limited time amazing 70,000 bonus point offer from the Ink Plus® Business Card. The 70,000 point bonus offer will expire at some point soon and reduce to the normal 50,000 point offer.  If you are still interested in getting the higher bonus point offer click here->Ink Plus® Business… Read More

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staples pmm storm supplies

So, if you read PMM often, you probably already know that I love to order everyday, consumable items and have them shipped to my home all while saving money! Staples.com is one of my favorite places because they offer a lot more than just office supplies and a couple of my credit cards like the Ink… Read More

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Miles Apart: Top 10 Airline Routes In The World By Distance

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When Qantas launched A380 service from Sydney to Dallas/Ft. International Worth on October 1, 2014 it took over the title of the longest flight in the world based on the distance between the two airports - 13,790km (8568.7 miles). According to the Qantas Fact Sheet the airline will Qantas will operate six non-stop flights in… Read More

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President Obama’s Credit Card Declined

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We here at PMM spend a disproportionate amount of time thinking about and spending money on credit cards. We are borderline obsessed with thinking about what card (or cards) should I be spending the most money on to maximize my points and miles?  Well, apparently President Obama thinks about other things, and doesn't spend money… Read More

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Delta To Retire 747 Fleet By 2017

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Delta has announced their plans to retire the last of their 747 fleet by 2017. Currently Delta has only 16 747s in their fleet. These planes are typically operated on long-haul international flights and are equipped with some of the best of Delta's business elite seats. According to Delta's Third Quarter Conference call, they are… Read More

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