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Where to Find Accurate Airline Seat Maps in 2023. Apparently it is no longer SeatGuru.
JetBlue sale from $44 one-way. Book by today.
|3/22/2023||??||So you are ready to escape the weather you are getting? Hawaiian Airlines is advertising fares to Hawaii as low as $91 for flights from April 17 to May 23, 2023. This sale ends tomorrow.|
|3/20/2023||Credit Cards||The Southwest Airlines Plus and Premier credit cards now offer 50,000 points for their acquisition.|
Doctor of Credit says that there is an in Chase Bank branch offer of 90,000 Ultimate Rewards points for the Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card. This is a super offer, so it is worth visiting a Chase branch office to see if it is available. The standard offer is 60K points.
Amtrak increased it offers for its credit cards - 20K for the free card and 40K for the annual fee card. Both offer extra goodies.
Delta Airlines has a page listing its award deals.
You can travel around Spain for free by train this summer.
The Last Leg: How to Get From the Airport to Your Destination. I find that most airport websites world wide list the options for transit from them.
|3/19/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||
If you must actually pay money for a stay, from January 1 through April 30, 2023, Hilton will give you two ways to earn. Enjoy Double Points on every stay, plus 1,000 Bonus Points each time you stay with a different brand within the Hilton portfolio. Register.
If you must actually pay money for stays, Wyndham offers extra points and other goodies for them. Register and then book direct by May 14; complete your stay by May 19, 2023.
|3/14/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||
Southwest Airlines is offering a 20% discount when you redeem Rapid Rewards points for flights:
Earn Up to 5x Bilt Points on Every Lyft Ride.
|3/8/2023||Other Programs I Like||SunPower, a seller of solar power systems, offers 75,000 Hawaiian Airlines miles for the installation of a SunPower Residential System.|
|3/7/2023||Buying Stuff||500 bonus miles when you spend $200 on the American Airlines shopping portal through March 13, 2023. Details.|
|3/7/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||Earn double points when you register and then travel on Amtrak trains through April 28, 2023.|
|3/2/2023||Credit Cards||The bonus for acquiring the Marriott Business card was increased to 125,000 points.|
A great new trick for finding Delta partner and award availability
Hawaiian Airlines now offers fares of as low as $99 for flights from the mainland to Hawaii. Fares must be booked by March 7, 2023, and are valid for travel over various dates in April, May and June of 2023
Taiwan to pay tourists to visit the country
Refer a friend to Virgin Red - both earn 2,000 points
The Alaska Airlines Business Credit Card now offers a 70,000 miles bonus, plus other interesting goodies. This can probably be combined with a 70,000 or 72,000 mles offer for the personal card.
Through Thursday, March 30, 2023, you can receive a 30% bonus when you transfer Capital One miles to Virgin Red. Details.
500 or 1,000 points for shopping at the Southwest Airlines shopping portal through March 8, 2023, via this link.
Be sure to see what the competition offers.
|2/22/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||If you must actually pay money for a Hyatt stay, register between February 21 and April 30, 2023, to receive 3,000 Bonus Points for every 2 Eligible Nights at participating Hyatt hotels and resorts worldwide between March 20 and May 26, 2023, plus another 500 Bonus Points for stays at certain cities if you hold a Hyatt credit card.|
|2/21/2023||??||Hawaiian Airlines offers fares for flights to Hawaii for as low as $136 one way. At these prices I would consider paying cash for the ticket instead of using miles.|
|2/20/2023||Credit Cards||You can now earn up to 100,000 points for acquiring Chase's Air Canada Aeroplan credit card for U.S. residents, plus a nice bonus for spending. Air Canada is a member of the Star Alliance, meaning you can use those points to fly to most anywhere in the world on Air Canada and/or partner metal. Read the View from the Wing write-up for this card to see all of its really good benefits.|
|2/18/2023||Credit Cards||There are now two offers for the Marriott Boundless credit card. One is for 100,000 points, and the other is for 75,000 points plus a $300 Marriott gift card.|
|2/16/2023||??||30% Off Virgin Atlantic Award Travel. Book February 16 – 28, 2023 for flights departing February 16 – May 31, 2023.|
Capital One Sending 2022 1099s Forms That Include The Value Of Statement Credits.
You may read about the very interesting Capital One credit cards offers here.
|2/14/2023||??||Wide Open Qantas Business Class Award Space To Australia. You may use American Airlines miles or British Air Avios to get one. Our December trip to Australia a few years ago was impossibly hot. Winter season should be much more pleasant.|
|2/12/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||If you must actually pay money for a Marriott stay, register by April 9, 2023, to earn 1,000 Marriott bonus points and 1 additional Elite Night Credit on each eligible paid night February 7 through April 23, 2023 — all with no earning limits.|
Southwest Airlines has changed its offers for the Plus and Premier personal credit cards to a Companion Pass® through February 28, 2024, plus 30,000 points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. The more expensive offers of 60K and 80K points still exist
The Marriott Bold and Boundless personal credit cards now offer 60,OOO and 100,000 points for acquiring them.
Miles to Memories says you can find an offer of 50,000 miles plus $400 0r $300 for Delta Airlines' personal or business credit cards by doing a dummy booking. Compare to the offers of much more miles but no cash.
|2/9/2023||Credit Cards||The Hilton Surpass card now offers 150,000 points. The business card now offers 165,000 points. You may find info and links to the Hilton credit cards here.|
|2/7/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||
Register to earn 2,000 bonus points every 2 nights through April 14, 2023, at thousands of IHG® Hotels & Resorts around the world.
Register to earn bonus points for paid stays at Best Western properties through May 7, 2023.
Shopping bonus. 500 extra miles for spending $200 at the American Airlines shopping portal through February 13, 2023.
Shopping bonus. 500 extra miles for spending $150 at the Alaska Airlines shopping portal through February 13, 2023.
500 bonus miles or 1,000 miles for shopping at United Airlines shopping portal.
I would wait a few days to see what the competition offers.
Quick Points: Use Flying Blue's hidden calendar search tool to find better award tickets.
Best ways to get to Africa using miles in 2023.
|2/2/2023||Credit Cards||Delta Airlines has greatly improved its offer for its personal credit card - now 70,000 miles plus a 15% discount on award travel. The business card offers 75,000 miles plus the 15% discount. The offers end March 29, 2023. You should be able to get both cards, giving you enough miles to get most anywhere in the world in comfort.|
|2/2/2023||??||Round-trip flights from Los Angeles to Honolulu starting at $200 are available throughout February on various carriers, including Alaska Airlines. Details.|
|2/1/2023||Credit Cards||TODAY ONLY: 100% Transfer Bonus To Hawaiian And Up To 6x Points Earning From Bilt Rewards|
|1/31/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||
Register for double points for stays at Choice Hotels properties through March 6, 2023.
You can now exchange points between Choice Hotels and Radisson Rewards. The ratio of exchange is two Choice Privileges points to one Radisson Rewards Americas point.
Register to earn earn 1,000 bonus points and 1 bonus Elite Night Credit each night for stays at Marriott properties February 7 through April 23, 2023. Registration ends April 9, 2023.
Save Big On Marriott Hotels By Booking Them Through Airbnb. But you may not get the points for the stay.
The Intercontinental Hotels Group offer of 2K points for 2 stays seems to have been extended to 14 April 2023. Even if you registered before, I suggest you register again, as this offer may be a different one.
Delta SkyMiles Members have more opportunities to earn when they rent with Hertz, including additional miles and new status matches for Silver Medallions. Of course if you rent from Hertz, you risk arrest when they screw up your return of their car. Please correct me if I am wrong, but I think Thrifty also has an arrangement with Hertz.
Biggest Ever: 90,000 Chase Point Offers For No Annual Fee Ink Cards. To convert these point to airline miles or hotel points, you first need an Ultimate Rewards card. Then you can move the Chase points to Ultimate Rewards points, and then to airline miles or hotel points on a very large choice of either. The Ultimate Rewards points cards have there own mega-bonuses. Work this right to get several business international business class tickets.
Bilt Rewards Now Provides Free Point.me Award Search. Anyone paying rent is leaving miles on the table by not using the Bilt credit card. Point.me is a super valuable tool for finding miles awards tickets.
How to save money on traveling by train in Europe.
|1/27/2023||Credit Cards||The bonus for acquiring either of the Intercontinental Hotels Group personal credit cards was increased to 175,000 points. This is my favorite lodging points program. IHG properties are most everywhere in the world.|
|1/24/2023||Click for Miles, Money, and Good Causes||
Some help with Swaqbucks: Participants in the Swagbucks program should sign-up with Swag Codes Spoiler, which sends an email whenever a swagcode is posted. Easy. This page tells you how to do this. Also, about once a week Swagbucks will send out a message saying Money Maker on it, offering 5 SB's for simply clicking on the message. This works. Super easy.
Enter a swag code by clicking on your points in the upper right corner of the home page, then on Redeem Swag Code.
The Swagbucks program is a super easy way to earn a bit of money. It provides "Bucks" for searches, entering special SwagCodes, doing a daily one question survey (often fun), shopping (a pretty good shopping portal), referring others, interacting on Swagbuck's Facebook page, commenting on Swagbucks's blog, and other stuff. Bucks can be redeemed for a very large selection of gift cards and other goodies. Bucks transfer to $.01 each when used to purchase gift cards - more if you wait for the monthly sale of Amazon and Visa gift cards. You may read about the Swagbucks program here.
You and I get a bonus for using my link to sign up. Thanks.
|1/23/2023||??||Very funny song about cheap flights. Enjoy.|
|1/23/2023||Credit Cards||I list a link to a 72,000 miles Alaska Airlines credit card offer. Compare to other offers, like the 70K + $100 + 10% one. The standard offer seems to be 70K. You are welcome.|
|1/23/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||If you must actually pay money for a stay at an Intercontintal Hotels Group property (Holiday Inn, etc.), register to receive 2,000 points for every 2 nights 18th January 2023 until 8th February 2023.|
Hawaiian Airlines offers main cabin fares between islands of as low as $39 through tomorow, January 20, 2023. There are lots of ways to get to those islands with miles.
Earn 10x HawaiianMiles Miles per $1 spent on the Hawaiian Airlines World Elite Mastercard for Hawaiian Airlines interisland flights. Book by Feb 1, 2023 for travel through to the end of the schedule.
|1/18/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||
1,000 miles for simply joining the Delta Airlines Skymiles program.
The Alaska Airlines personal credit card offer was increased to 70,000 miles. It annual fee was increased to $75. They added bonus miles for certain purchases. The companion fare offer now requires a spend of $6,000. I provice a link to the same offer plus a $100 statement credit, plus a 10% rewards bonus on all miles earned from card purchases if you have an eligible Bank of America® account. rewards bonus on all miles earned from card purchases if you have an eligible Bank of America® account.
|1/18/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||
1,000 miles for simply joining the Delta Airlines Skymiles program.
Shopping bonus. Up to 1,200 extra miles for shopping at the Alaska Airlines shopping portal through January 27, 2023.
|1/12/2023||??||You can travel from Los Angeles to Hawaii on Delta Airlines starting at just 9,000 SkyMiles round-trip in basic economy, but the dates are pretty limited. It might be worthwhile searching for miles awards to Hawaii from other places through Los Angeles. This is part of the fun of this hobby.|
American Airlines Shopping bonus. Up to 1,000 miles, through January 19, 2023.
|1/11/2023||Registration and Other Bonuses||
Save 20% on award nights at Intercontinental Hotels Group.
Amtrak sale: Buy One Adult Fare within New York state, Get One Free Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday in January & February.
Amtrak rail pass sale through January 20, 2023. 10 rides for $299. The pass validity period is 120 days following the date of your purchase. Once you travel on your first segment, you will have 30 days before your pass expires.
|1/11/2023||Other Programs I Like||Collect British Airways Avios with Heathrow Express. 5 Avios / £1.|
Bonus for shopping at United Airlines portal through January 18, 2023. Up to 1,000 bonus miles.
|1/5/2023||??||As Low as $99 One Way Between Hawaii and United States Mainland 2023 — Purchase Today Only|
|1/3/2023||??||Alaska Airlines fare sale - as low as $39 one way. Ends Thursday.|
|1/2/2023||Credit Cards||20% bonus for transfer of American Express Membership Rewards points to Hawaiian Airlines miles through January 31, 2023.|
|1/2/2023||Other Programs I Like||
Marriott's Eat Around Town bonus was extended and greatly improved. Compare to other dining programs. I updated that way out of date section today. You may use different credit cards to register for more than one.
|1/2/2023||??||Free Entrance Days in the National Parks|