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Capital One Transfer Partners Down For Maintenance

Transfers To Capital One Partners Currently Down; Hopefully Returning Soon

A few days ago we started seeing reports in the Frequent Miler Insiders Facebook group and elsewhere that there was some kind of problem with being able to transfer Capital One miles to transfer...

T-Mobile Magenta/Max customers now get free in-flight wifi on United Airlines

Back in June, Nick covered T-Mobile's announcement of their extensive additions to international and in-flight wifi coverage for both Magenta and Magenta Max customers (called "Coveage Beyond"). Free wifi on Alaska, Delta and American...

Issues with Amex Platinum Walmart+ credits: check your cards

Last year, American Express started giving Platinum cardholders a credit for Walmart+ that completely offset the $12.95 monthly cost of the subscription. Doctor of Credit is reporting that multiple readers have recently had issues with...

How to figure out Hotwire’s mystery hotels (even more easily than before)

If you're in a region with few points-hotels options or you're clean out of points, Hotwire can offer great, discounted rates. Unfortunately their biggest discounts are offered for mystery hotels where they're required to...
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5 British Airways Lounges In US Now Part Of Priority Pass

A couple of months ago four British Airways lounges joined Priority Pass. We hadn't covered this development at the time, but wanted to highlight these new lounge options especially seeing as Priority Pass appears...

How to convert Xbox eGift cards into Microsoft store credit

The last twelve months have been a Membership Rewards bonanza for folks applying for the American Express Business Platinum card. We've seen offers for 260,000 points, 160,000 points and offers without the traditional "once-in-a-lifetime"...
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Have A Marriott Business Credit Card Or Elite Status? You Might Get Special Room...

Seeing as we live in hotels and Airbnbs and move pretty much every week, I spend far too much time searching for accommodation. I always search in incognito mode because a lot of hotel...

American Airlines Offering Free Elite Companion Upgrades From 7/14/22; 500 Mile Upgrades Converted End...

Back in February of this year, American Airlines announced that they'd be revamping how upgrades would work for elite members, particularly with regards to upgrades when traveling with a companion, but also the future...

Priority Pass finally beginning to allow payment cards for lounge entry

There are several different ways to use credit cards in order to gain access to airport lounges but one of the most common is Priority Pass. Priority Pass has over 1,300 lounge and restaurant...

US ending COVID testing requirement to enter country starting Sunday, 6/12

Today, the Biden administration announced that, starting Sunday at 12:01am EDT, there will no longer be a COVID testing requirement to enter the United States. This puts the US in line with both the...

Palacio de Villapanes Sevilla, Mr. and Mrs. Smith: Bottom Line Review

My wife and I ended our recent trip to Spain with a three-day stay in one of my favorite Spanish cities: Sevilla. We had yet to try a Mr. and Mrs. Smith property and...

New Secret Kimpton Password (valid until 9/5/22)

A few times a year, Kimpton has a nifty (if somewhat awkard) secret password that gets you a special treat if you mention the password (or phrase) when checking in. The new Kimpton secret...

The Virgin Atlantic monthly award calendar still exists. Here’s how to find it.

Virgin Atlantic has long had a very useful tool for searching awards, both when looking for flights operated by Virgin Atlantic, as well as those operated by their partners. Using Virgin's flexible dates option,...
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Booking Directly With Airlines? Don’t Forget To Click Through From A Shopping Portal.

We're all about award travel, but there are times when it can make sense to book paid flights with airlines. In general, it's best to book directly with airlines rather than OTAs (Online Travel Agencies)...

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