All American Express Centurion Lounges Closing

American Express has announced the closure of all The Centurion Lounge locations due to COVID-19 effective Saturday, March 21, 2020. The lounges will be closed indefinitely at this point, but American Express will share with members once the lounges are able to reopen again. We recently shared American Express Centurion Lounge Charlotte Opens and American Express Centurion…

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U.S. State Dept: Do Not Travel Internationally

U.S. State Dept: Do Not Travel Internationally The Department of State has officially advised U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the Coronavirus. If you are abroad, you should think about your plans as it is likely that international flights will soon be canceled or very limited upon this news. Read below for…

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Southwest Airlines: Only Serving Canned Water Onboard

Southwest Airlines has announced they’re taking drastic measures with their inflight service as they’ll be ending any sort of service on flights under 250 miles. For longer flights, they will offer just canned water and a snack. No more sodas, beer, wines, drinks, or even ice. Per Southwest Airlines, Southwest Airlines has temporarily suspended beverage/snack…

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New 100K Chase Ink Preferred Offer!

New 100K Chase Ink Preferred Offer! Chase Ultimate Rewards points are incredibly useful and among some of the best points currency to collect. Ink Business Preferred has an increased the welcome offer to an amazing 100,000 Chase Ultimate Reward points (UR). With this offer you can earn 100k bonus points after you spend $15,000 on purchases…

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MGM Las Vegas Resorts, Wynn & Encore Closing

Several Las Vegas resorts have announced they’ll be shutting down this week as a result of coronavirus. Wynn/Encore Las Vegas announced they’d be closing their Las Vegas properties for two weeks. MGM Resorts also announced shortly after they’d be closing all their Las Vegas resorts until further notice starting on Tuesday, March 17. Wynn/Encore: WYNN…

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American Airlines Slashes Capacity Due to Coronavirus

American Airlines announced they’re slashing capacity due to coronavirus. The airline plans for an immediate 75% reduction on all international flight now through May 6th, while keeping one daily flight from Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) to London (LHR), one flight daily from Miami (MIA) to LHR and three flights per week from DFW to Tokyo (NRT). On…

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Southwest Airlines A-List and A-List Preferred Updates

Southwest Airlines has announced they’re making some positive changes for A-List and A-List Preferred members. Starting March 12, Southwest is now allowing those A-List and A-List Preferred members who have travel companions booked on the same reservation will all be allowed to board together. Per Southwest Airlines, We know getting more time with the people…

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Latest World of Hyatt Coronavirus Updates

Hyatt announced they’d be making several changes to their hotels, reservations, and World of Hyatt program with regards to COVID-19 situation. Hyatt will be offering flexible cancellations on all reservations including those that were pre-paid and non-refundable. Additionally, World of Hyatt points will be suspending the forfeiture of points through May 31, 2020. The proposed…

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80K Ink Business Preferred Offer

Chase Ultimate Rewards points are incredibly useful and among some of the best points currency to collect. Right now, the Ink Business Preferred is offering 80,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards point welcome bonus. I actually have this card in my wallet and think that it is definitely worth considering if you value Chase UR. Let’s take a look at the…

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Word of Hyatt & AAdvantage Elite Tier Status Challenge

Last year, we shared how World of Hyatt and American Airlines announced plans for a new partnership, where members of both programs will be able to earn miles, points and status through a new loyalty relationship. Part of this partnership includes elite tier status challenges for members of both programs. Starting today, eligible World of Hyatt elite…

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Alaska Airlines 50% Elite Qualifying Mileage Plan Bonus Promotion

Alaska Airlines has launched their latest promotion where Mileage Plan members can earn a 50% elite qualifying bonus on all flights flown between March 7 and April 11, 2020. The great news is this applies to both existing and new reservations. All airlines are taking quite the hit due to the COVID-19 situation including Alaska…

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