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American Airlines Launches New Partnership With Uber

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American Airlines announced their latest partnership today, and its with the popular ride sharing company Uber. Uber has several partnerships currently including with United Airlines, Starwood, and IHG Hotels. Executive Platinum members will want to take note, since they’ll be given a free ride with Uber, even if they’ve already used Uber before. Per American…

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Delta First Class Asian Grilled Shrimp

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Continuing on the Delta First Class food train, we’re back with a delicious lunch option this time, the Grilled Shrimp with sweet & sour sauce. I can’t recall exactly where we were going on this flight, but do recall this delicious light lunch option. Delta First Class Asian Grilled Shrimp The meal came with four…

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Deal Alert: Fly from the US to Brazil for under $450 Roundtrip

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Looking to head to Brazil this year without spending a whole lot of money? Then, you’re in luck, since they’re flights for under $500 between the US and Brazil on both American Airlines and Delta. You can search for these cheap flights on Google Flights or book on Orbitz, which is available primarily in March, April, May, and June of 2016.…

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Newest Airline To Offer Rollover Elite Qualifying Miles


Delta Air Lines has been offering rollover Medallion Qualifying Miles for Medallion members, who reached their Medallion level, but not quite enough miles for the next level, or for any Diamond Medallion who excited that threshold. It turns out that Alaska Airlines wants to get in on this game, and has offered targeted MVP members…

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Earn 8 Bonus Stars at Starbucks With Latest Star Offer


Here’s my latest offer from Starbucks Rewards which was targeted but runs from February 2-February 8, 2016. With this one, you can earn up to 8 bonus Stars by going to Starbucks and trying these three items. Of course pay with your registered Starbucks card/App. Check your account for this of a different offer and post a comment if you…

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9 New Lounges Join Priority Pass, Including 3 in North America


Priority Pass sends out a monthly email announcing their new lounges. It’s nice to see Priority Pass expanding the lounges in their program, which means more lounges for Amex Platinum cardholders to benefit from. Here are their newest lounges, including 3 new lounges in the North America in Mexico City and Miami. There are a total of 9…

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CHEAP FLIGHTS: Score $29 Flights Nationwide With This Sale


Frontier Airlines launched another today where you can get one-way fares from several cities for $29. The flights are from several Frontier cities for travel on select dates in February, so if you’re looking to get away next month cheaply, take a look at what Frontier is offering here. To take advantage of these deals, you must book by 11:59pm…

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TripAdvisor To Partner With Starwood


As reported by Starwood Hotels, SPG has announced today an interesting partnership with TripAdvisor to bring Starwood brand hotels to the TripAdvisor “instant booking platform.” Last year, Marriott too partnered with TripAdvisor in the same way, so perhaps this news makes sense as Marriott and Starwood are to combine this year. TripAdvisor To Partner With…

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Alaska Airlines Pilot Charged Flying Plane Drunk


Yikes! A former Alaska Airlines Pilot has been charged with flying a plane while drunk, as reported by NBC News. David Arntson was arrested and charged with operating a plane while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, a felony which carries up to 15 years in federal prison. Alaska Airlines Pilot Charged Flying Plane Drunk  Arntson piloted…

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$5 Statement Credit Each Time You Dine with Amex in NYC

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Here’s a great offer from Amex for a $5 Statement Credit Each Time You Dine. You can enroll your eligible American Express card/s and when you dine during New York Restaurant Week, you will get a $5 statement credit on your $25 spend. You need to register or this offer (enrollment is limited) and dine at participating restaurants…

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