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United Slashing Complimentary Premier Upgrades On Hawaii Flights


United has quietly updated their upgrade policy on certain flights to/from Hawaii. Specifically, United’s nonstop flights between the Chicago (ORD) and Denver (DEN) to Hawaii, will no longer be eligible for complimentary Premier upgrades starting March 1st, 2017. Here’s the official verbiage from MileagePlus: As of December 8, 2016: All Chicago (ORD) and Denver (DEN) Hawaii…

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Delta Testing Complimentary Main Cabin Meals on Transcon Flights

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Earlier today, Delta announced that they would be adding New Snacks in the Main Cabin including Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels, Squirrel Brand Honey Roasted peanuts, a NatureBox Apple Cinnamon Yogurt Bar and Biscoff cookies. In addition to this, Delta is currently testing complimentary meals in their main cabin on Transcontinental flights between New York (JFK) to Los Angeles and San Francisco.…

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Deal Alert: JFK-LAX from $64 One-Way Nonstop

Los Angeles

Looking to head between NYC and the West Coast (Los Angels) this month? Well now you can thanks to some cheap nonstop flights on JetBlue Airways starting at $64 (including taxes and fees) one-way between New York’s John F. Kennedy and Los Angeles. The airline had a similar sale yesterday, which caused their website to crash. You can search for these cheap flights & book…

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Delta Announces New Snacks in the Main Cabin


We recently wrote about Is Delta Getting Rid of Peanuts, Pretzels and Biscoff Cookies? where Delta was testing out some new snack items, and it turns out these will now be rolled out! In news for frequent Delta flyers, “Delta Air Lines-branded peanuts and pretzels are stepping down as the airline’s Main Cabin snack offering,” with a retirement…

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Sapphire Reserve Costing Chase How Much Money?


$200 million, that’s how much! Back in August, the new Sapphire Reserve credit card really took us by surprise with a 100,000-point sign-up bonus for customers who spend $4,000 in the first three months, see post Amazing 100,000 Sign Up Chase Sapphire Reserve Card. I ended up applying for and being approved, Finally Approved For The Chase Sapphire Reserve…

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Win Starbucks Free For 30 Years!


Starbucks is offering their “Starbucks for Life” where 5 people will win the grand prize which is 30 years of free Starbucks (worth Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $56,575.00.) Win Starbucks Free For 30 Years!  Prizes: Collect and Win Game Prizes: FIVE (5) GRAND PRIZES: “Starbucks for Life” with limited edition, artisan crafted Starbucks Card with premium carrier. “Starbucks…

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Deal Alert: Score Cheap First Class from $149 Each-Way


Virgin America is hosting a sale for Main Cabin Select and First Class with fares from only $99 (for Main Cabin Select) or from $149 for First Class. Travel must be booked by Thursday, December 8, 2016 for travel between December 17, 2016 and January 1, 2017. Make sure to use a card that will earn you bonus points…

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Earn 15 AAdvantage Miles/ $1 Today!

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Today only, you can score 15 AAdvantage Miles/ $1 at 15 stores via the American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping portal. Stores include Bose, New Balance, Nike, Neiman Marcus and more! *Increased miles earning: Extra miles are available through 11:59 pm ET on 12/6/16. Earn 15 AAdvantage Miles/ $1 Today! Bottom Line If you have some shopping to do…

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30% Bonus Transfer Hotel Points To Cathay Pacific


Through the end of December you can “Get a 30% Bonus When Converting Your Hotel Points to Asia Miles.”  The Promotion is applicable to all eligible Asia Miles members who successfully converted their hotel points from the 15 participating hotel loyalty programmes into miles during the Promotion Period. The 30% bonus miles will be counted based on…

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Deal Alert: Cheap Flights to Amsterdam Under $500 on Delta

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Looking to head to Europe next year without spending a whole lot of money? Then, you’re in luck, since there are some cheap fares right now for travel in January, February and March, April of 2017 to Amsterdam from several gateway cities  in the US on Delta. If you’re looking to get a head start on earning elite qualifying miles for the…

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