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Transferring Chase Ultimate Rewards Between Accounts Online

Chase Ultimate Rewards allows members to combine their points between online by transferring from one account to another one. The reason you’d want to take advantage of this, is if you have points from either the Chase Freedom or the Chase Freedom Unlimited and you want to transfer to hotel or airline partners. Normally, you wouldn’t be allowed to transfer them, however if…

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100K Hilton Sign-Up Offer, Another United Passenger Removed from Plane and More

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. American Express has a limited time increased offers on the Hilton Honors Surpass Card from American Express where you can earn 100,000 Hilton Honors bonus points. This is your last chance as…

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Will Electronics Be Banned on US Flights Departing Overseas?

In the latest when it comes to airlines, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is considering expanding the ban on large electronic devices including laptop computers on international flights departing the US to overseas for security reasons. Nothing has been confirmed at this point, but it is a possibility. I’m sure Gogo WiFi isn’t pleased about this…

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Mileage Run Alert: Los Angeles- San Juan in Delta One Business Class for $365

Fly to San Juan, Puerto Rico from Los Angeles now through the rest of this year in business class on Delta starting at $365 each-way. If you’re looking for a great mileage run deal, you’ll want to check this out since the best part is you’ll connect through New York’s JFK, meaning the LAX-JFK will be…

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Amazing 70,000 and 60,000 Delta SkyMiles Sign-Up Bonuses

For a limited time, Delta has doubled the sign-up bonuses on two of their cards just in time for the summer. With the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express you’ll now earn 60,000 bonus miles after spending $3,000 in the first 4 months plus a $50 Delta statement credit. Amazing 70,000 and 60,000 Delta SkyMiles Sign-Up…

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Last Chance: 100,000 Sign-Up Bonus for Hilton Surpass Card

American Express has a limited time increased offer on the Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express where you can earn 100,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $3,000 in purchases on the sard within your first 3 months. However, this offer ends May 31, so if you’ve been thinking of getting in on this great deal, now is the…

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United Passenger Removed from Plane after Not Getting Upgraded

Another United Airlines passenger was removed from an aircraft, though this time the passenger wasn’t dragged off unlike last month’s incident where a United Airlines Passenger Was Dragged Off a Plane Due To Oversell. The passenger, a Trump supporter wearing a Make America Great Again hat, claims he didn’t receive an upgrade to United Polaris Business…

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Delta Oversold Flight Compensation; Maximum Amount You Can Bid Online

Delta has upped their voluntary denied boarding compensation to nearly $10,000 By Giving Up Your Seat on Delta, after United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell. Delta solicits volunteers on their oversold flights at time of check-in on their website currently (mobile check-in does not support this at this time). Checking in for…

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Aeromexico 737 Collides at Los Angeles International Airport

An Aeromexico 737 from Mexico City, collided shortly after landing at Los Angeles International Airport this afternoon. The aircraft hit a utility truck, which cause it to flip over, injuring 8 people, though no one on the plane was injured during this incident. Details of how this happened are still being investigated. Per CNN, A passenger jet…

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How To Get a Complimentary Hilton Gold Status Upgrade

Hilton HHonors Gold elite status offers several benefits to members including room upgrades, 25% point bonus earning, complimentary in-room internet, late check-outs, executive floor level access, complimentary breakfast at Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels, and Doubletree Hotels plus more. If you’re looking to get complimentary Hilton Gold status, both the Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American…

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100,000 Sign Up Bonus Offer, Mileage Run Deals, Delta Flight Attendant in Miss USA

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. American Express has a limited time increased offers on the Hilton Honors Surpass Card from American Express where you can earn 100,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $3,000 in purchases…

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Delta’s Aggressive Upsell Approach Means Less Medallion Upgrades

If you’re a SkyMiles member and have logged into your SkyMiles account lately to view any of your upcoming itineraries, you’ll notice that Delta has rolled out their new upsell program which is designed to upsell passengers to either Comfort + and First/Business Class online, both on the reservation page as well as on the seat…

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Amazing 100,000 Sign-Up Bonus for Hilton Surpass Ends Soon

American Express has a limited time increased offers on the Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express where you can earn 100,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $3,000 in purchases on the sard within your first 3 months. However, this offer ends May 31 so if you’ve been thinking of getting in on this great deal, now is the…

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Southwest Airlines Expands Caribbean and Latin America Service

Southwest Airlines announced its’ plans to expand their service to the Caribbean and Latin America. The airline plans to add weekly service between both Nashville and St. Louis to Cancun, Mexico. South Florida residents will be pleased with the new daily service from Ft. Lauderdale to San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO) and Punta Cana. Per…

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Earn Bonus SkyMiles with Delta and Lyft Partnership

Delta and Lyft have announced a new partnership, where SkyMiles members can earn SkyMiles when taking Lyft rides. They’ll earn one mile per dollar spent on Lyft, and three SkyMiles per dollar spent on rides to/from the airport during the initial launch. Earn Bonus SkyMiles with Delta and Lyft Partnership If you are new to Lyft, you…

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Top Hilton Properties to Redeem Anniversary Free Night

Now through May 31, American Express has a limited time increased offers on the Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express where you can earn 100,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $3,000 in purchases on the Card within your first 3 months. We’ve covered this card extensively before and you can view all the benefits. One of the best perks…

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Changes to American Airlines Upgrades for AAdvantage Members

American Airlines is making some changes to how upgrades will be requested for American Airlines AAdvantage members. The upgrade prioritization will be elite status then the type of upgrade, and now your EQD spending, followed by the booking class and time of request. Changes to American Airlines Upgrades for AAdvantage Members In addition ConciergeKey and Executive Platinum…

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Deal Alert: Fly to Tel Aviv for Under $300 Roundtrip

Fly to Tel Aviv this summer and fall on the cheap thanks to several great fare deals from WOW Air from several gateway cities in the US including Baltimore, San Francisco, Pittsburgh, Boston, Los Angeles, Newark, Chicago and Miami. If you’re been thinking about going to Israel, now’s the time, as under $300 round-trip per person is one great…

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