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Frequent Flyer Friday: How To Get VIP Treatment At Hotels For Free

Frequent Flyer Friday: How To Get VIP Treatment At Hotels For Free

The easiest way to get VIP treatment at hotels is by having status, like Hilton Honors Diamond or Hyatt Globalist status. Those top tier status levels with hotel brands will earn you room upgrades, free breakfast and late check-out. But it takes a lot of […]

Frequent Flyer Friday: New To Points & Miles – Avoid These Mistakes

Frequent Flyer Friday: New To Points & Miles – Avoid These Mistakes

At some point in time, all of us are “newbies” to the points and miles game. But if you are new to points & miles – avoid these mistakes! Trust us, we had to learn the hard way! New To Points & Miles – Avoid […]

Frequent Flyer Friday: Maximizing Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

Frequent Flyer Friday: Maximizing Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

We love Chase Ultimate Rewards Points and consider them to be one of the most valuable points and miles currencies. You can earn Chase Ultimate Rewards Points through the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card, Chase Freedom ® Card, Chase Sapphire Reserve ® Card and the Chase Ink Business […]

Frequent Flyer Friday: Finding The Best Airplane Seats

Frequent Flyer Friday: Finding The Best Airplane Seats

Flying, particularly flying in Economy, can be a bit painful. But there are resources that can help you find the best, most comfortable seat on your flight. We’ve all gotten stuck in an uncomfortable middle seat, a seat that doesn’t recline or a seat near […]

Frequent Flyer Friday: Using A Hotel’s Best Rate Guarantee

Frequent Flyer Friday: Using A Hotel’s Best Rate Guarantee

We’ve wrote before about using hotel’s best rate guarantee. A hotel best rate guarantee means if you find a cheaper price on any site other than the hotel’s booking site, they will often honor the cheaper price and include a discount on top of the […]

Frequent Flyer Friday: Earn Miles Without Flying

Frequent Flyer Friday: Earn Miles Without Flying

Yes, it’s true. You can earn miles without flying! We will use Delta as an example for today’s Frequent Flyer Friday post, but these programs also apply to most other airlines including United, Southwest and American. Earn Miles Dining Going out for a nice dinner? […]