I actually paid for two hotel rooms this week. The Hyatt Regency in DC and now the Savannah Four Points at the Savannah Airport. Both purchases made logistical sense or I wouldn’t have done it. I hate paying for hotels. $78 for the Hyatt worked out great as we got a night towards the FFN Read full post »
US Airways has the best holiday online shopping promotion this season It will earn up to 250% on top of the normal miles for merchandise earned through their partners. The offer is valid through December 30th, and applies to the first (10)purchases which post to your account and are dated by 12/30 (must post by2/28/10). Read full post »
It was a cold blustery day in Washington, but we convinced Katy to “man up” and walk to the museum from about 3 blocks away. On numerous occasions she reminded me she will never live in the north again. We all went our own separate ways as it was so crowded we could never have Read full post »
Our flights from Savannah to Reagan were uneventful other than not having a first class seat and being put in the back of the bus was somewhat hair raising. From Savannah to Atlanta, every screaming two year old kid in Georgia was seated around Katy and I. I could not wait to get my earbuds in Read full post »
Roy sent me his bad news story last week and I want to share a line with you to see if any of you have seen this reason for denial in your personal attempts. Here is Roy’s letter: “Rick, Would appreciate your guidance again. Attempted to apply for 3 Citi AA cards this week (Amex, Read full post »
It is the day before Thanksgiving and it appears I have no hopes of a bump SAV-ATL or ATL-DCA. Both flights show 9Y available and there are still empty seats on the seat map. Several years ago, the day before was bump-o-rama time, but from what I heard somewhere the number of air travelers is down about Read full post »
Bill and Brenda H. have donated 5 one day Crown Room Club passes to the Blog. They are good for one person only each and must be used on a day that you are travelling on Delta Airlines. Bill and Brenda believe that these will become invalid at the end of the year although they Read full post »
I got this letter from Matt relaying his experience with the ever popular Chase British Airways card and his recent application. Thanks Matt for sharing your story. Great post again, thought I’d give you a bit more info on my experience. My wife got her card right away, but I didn’t. Called last night and Read full post »
Rene sent me this article from Chicago about credit card companies not awarding your points if you are late in paying your bill. You will have to pay a reinstatement fee to get your points or miles credited if you are late with your payment, in addition to the late fee. As a consumer, I Read full post »
Patrick sent me a note requesting a copy of the letter I sent to Amex regarding the increase in sign up bonuses for the SPG card. Read the blog article of July 14, 2009. It seems Marriott and Chase have recently increased the sign up bonus on their credit card from 20K to 30K and Read full post »
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