Last month, Marriott took the first steps in acquiring Starwood hotels. They announced status matches between the three rewards programs (Starwood Preferred Guest, Marriott Rewards, Ritz Carlton Rewards) and a 1:3 transfer ratio for Starwood Read full post »
In today’s modern world, the idea of a safe destination may no longer exist. After attacks targeting travelers in France, Belguim, and Istanbul collectively killed hundreds and wounded more, those who are planning a Read full post »
There was once a time where economy upgrades were reserved for either the most frequent flyers, or those who were willing to pay higher prices for their airfare. In exchange, these flyers were rewarded Read full post »
As you likely know, this hobby isn’t for the faint of heart. While getting a single rewards credit card may not stress you out, juggling several can make things complicated pretty fast. Add in Read full post »
Staying in touch with your loved ones while traveling can be very important, especially if you are traveling alone or for a long time. Depending on where you are traveling, one method of staying Read full post »
JetBlue has occupied the headlines recently in hopes of attracting new flyers left in the void of the pending Alaska Airlines-Virgin America merge. Between giving away flights to matching points balances to frequent flyers’ Virgin Read full post »
Visiting Brazil isn’t cheap—airfare, expensive hotels, transportation, and obtaining a visa made the destination pretty much beyond our travel budget. But when Brazil announced that it was waiving visa requirements for U.S. citizens we Read full post »
After a 16-year partnership with American Express has ended, Costco has revealed its new co-branded card—Costco Anywhere Visa issued by Citi. Visa and Citigroup have come up with a rewards card that offers Costco Read full post »
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