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Delta Expands Miami with Several New Domestic Routes

Delta announced they’ll be expanding service at Miami International Airport (MIA) by adding 13 new daily flights to 4 new cities including including new service from Orlando, Raleigh-Durham, Salt Lake City and Tampa. These new flights will be added in May, with the exception of Salt Lake City which will begin in late July. Per Delta,…

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American Express Centurion Lounge Phoenix Sky Harbor Opens

America Express has opened their latest Centurion Lounge at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The lounge is located in Terminal 4 across from Gate B22, which is the largest Terminal at the airport housing Southwest Airlines and American Airlines. The newest lounge is open daily from 5:30am-10pm. Both cardholders of the Platinum Card® from American Express, and The…

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Buy American Airlines AAdvantage Miles: Save 26% Off

American Airlines has announced their latest Buy Miles promotion, which is running now through January 12, 2020, where you can buy up to 150,000 American Airlines AAdvantage miles this time at 26% off. American Airlines constantly offers promotions when purchasing miles, so I’m not the least surprised to see another one being offered. With this new offer…

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United Airlines MileagePlus Premier 2020 Status Match Details

United Airlines has announced their latest status match for 2020, which is referred to as the MileagePlus Premier Status Match Challenge. If you currently have elite status with another airline, your account will be upgraded for 90 days to Premier Silver, Premier Gold or Premier Platinum status based on the level you hold in your current frequent…

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Hotel Review: Courtyard New York Manhattan/Midtown West

I recently shared how I was Embarking on the Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Challenge, where I’d need to stay 16 nights within 90 days of enrolling to earn Marriott Platinum Elite Status. As I was mattress running in New York City, my next stop was the new Courtyard New York Manhattan/Midtown West. This property is located near the new…

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American Express 20% Transfer Bonus to Marriott Bonvoy

American Express is offering a targeted 20% transfer bonus to Marriott Bonvoy. With this bonus, you’ll now receive 1,200 Marriott Bonvoy Points per 1,000 Membership Rewards points. You must be logged into your Membership Rewards account to view this offer. For comparison, last year, there was a American Express 30% Transfer Bonus to Marriott Bonvoy, so well…

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Flight Review: Delta One Business Class Los Angeles (LAX)- New York (JFK)

On a recent trip from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK), I decided to use a Regional Upgrade certificate to confirm into the Delta One business class cabin. Surprisingly, my flight had upgrade space available at time of booking and I was instantly confirmed into 2A. Delta operates 10 daily flights between…

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Amex Platinum Cardholders: Use $50 Saks Credit by 12/31

American Express recently added $100 in statement credits at Saks 5th Avenue!  The second $50 benefit is available for cardholders in the second half of the year, July through December. Don’t forget to use yours before the end of the year! One of my favorite credit cards in my wallet is my Platinum Card from American Express,…

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Changes to Marriott Bonvoy Events Elite Night Credits

If you’re looking to earn Marriott elite status, one of the lesser known ways is through holding events at Marriott properties. Marriott Bonvoy members earn 10 elite night credits per year on their first meeting, and then an additional night credit for every 20 room nights. However, starting next year, Marriott will no longer be…

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