We all had a fun-filled weekend and I was so glad to see all of you who made it, and hope to see those who missed it next year. Unfortunately, I’ve fallen behind on answering emails and moderating comments and will try to catch up in the next day or two.My interview with ABC Nightline Read full post »
Hi Rick, I don’t know if this story is relevant to the mileage blog since it doesn’t involve much travel. Being a medical resident with a two-year-old and new house, our vacation time has been relatively limited (by limited I mean we’ve still been able to use AA/Delta miles and Marriott/Hilton points to cover trips Read full post »
We are in the thick of a busy weekend here is Chicago with over 500 attendees. Pudding Guy, Randy Petersen, Captain Denny Flanagan, Tom the new United Airlines 10 Million butt in seat Million Mile man. There is a host of terrific speakers and the fun and camaraderie is a pleasant bonus as well. Its great Read full post »
MGM Grand in Vegas has rooms from $44/night! Hilton has a new offer for 60,000 Hilton HHonors points! $750 min. spend within the first three months Tumi Luggage is offering $100 off $400. Anybody that needs a new bag should look into it. Via MilesQuest American is offering double EQMs between Dallas/Chicago and Los Angeles/San Read full post »
We have two winning tips given last week, congrats to Zippy Pam and Ryan N. “Another hint I learned the hard way: it is work but an excellent idea to have a list of the ERs and hospitals at your destinations that have the best medical care in that area and that will have English Read full post »
Book a stay on hotels.com and receive a $25 gift card for two nights and a $50 gift card for three nights. Stay must be completed by Oct. 31 so it’s got to be this weekend! Kimpton hotels is having a sale for weekend stays from $99/night. Escape to the Dominican for $559 for five Read full post »
I’m giving a “nice move” to James for this classy email string with American Express regarding his bump the bonus: Rick – I applied for the Big Three Membership rewards-earning cards in March, a month before bonus bumping became in vogue with American Express. I was bumped successfully on both personal cards, and was promised Read full post »
View from the Wing found a way to get 35,000 AMEX Membership Reward points for $45 or less. Week 4 of the Southwest Chief Reward Officer promotion is now out and Mommy Points has the answers for you. American is offering triple miles for stay at Radisson hotels through Dec. 15.
A330-200 This week I’m writing this in real time but it’s posting here in retrospect… 18th of October and I’m sitting in the Garuda Airlines lounge in Jakarta, Indonesia. I had the opportunity to skip my last class of the semester and head to Bali for a few days. While I can’t consciously suggest skipping Read full post »
p>You may be able to grab $10 of Living Social credit for free, but then again you may not. It only takes a couple seconds is extremely easy. Win a 12-night trip to Brazil. You’ll be staying and touring a coffee farm, so if you love coffee this would be perfect! Chase is now offering Read full post »
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