Tag: Delta

Where to?

This weekend, long-held vacation plans were thrown out the window.  Not one, but two itineraries now compete to replace the original.  Months ago,...

Buying Platinum and a million miles: 6 month update

I’ve met only one out of two goals, but have managed to rake in over 1 million points and miles anyway…     In...

Mileage running, from home

High level airline elite status comes with many valuable perks such as free domestic first class upgrades (when available), elite security lines, waived fees...

Trip Results Washington DC

This past weekend I flew to Washington DC for the Star MegaDO Launch Party.  You can read about the party here and here.  I’m...

Bears, cookies, and miles for Mothers Day

FTD is currently running a promotion in which you can get 1500 Delta SkyMiles per order.  To get the deal, go to FTD via...

Sears 10X

UPDATE: THE 10X DEAL EXPIRED 3/19/2012 AT MIDNIGHT For quite a while, it used to be possible to earn 10 miles per dollar at...

Loving Platinum

Last year I signed up for the Delta Reserve credit card and went on my first ever pure mileage run in order to get...

Shopping for Millions

In January I reported my strategy to buy Delta Platinum status and a million miles.  The idea is to use gift card churning...

Caught In The Middle on a Monday

My wife, who recently gained Gold status on Delta, just received an email in which Delta apologized for her having to sit in...

My strategy to buy Platinum and a million miles

I recently reached Delta Platinum status thanks to a mileage run, a signup bonus (10K MQMs for signing up for the Delta Reserve...

Top 5 Reasons to Buy Delta Miles for 1.1 Cents Each

Delta is currently running a special promotion in which they'll double miles transferred to another person. Is it worth it? Until December16th,...

Preparing for Miles

Today I added a new permanent page to the Frequent Miler site: Preparing for Miles. Look for the link at the top of every...

Business Class Tickets to Australia, Cheap

This deal is dead. :( A resurfaced SkyMall promotion provides amazing opportunities. In one of my earliest posts as Frequent Miler, I wrote: "Buy Samsung Tablet,...

SkyTeam Mega Do’h!

"Expect the FIRST Skyteam Mega DO in November 2012!" I'm excited. For better or worse I've been a Delta frequent flyer for many years...

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