SPG – Delta Crossover Rewards are here

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Starwood Hotels (SPG) and Delta have teamed up to offer their guests and flyers a new feature called Crossover Rewards, where you can earn both Skymiles and SPG points while either flying Delta or staying at an SPG property. How …

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My 2,000 Vinesse Delta miles finally posted!

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Ok, first of all, this wasn’t an easy task. Now that we got that out of the way, here’s how it worked. Back in December, we wrote about a deal where you could get up to 5,000 Delta miles for …

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VIP in Delta’s dining rewards

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In addition to AA’s dining rewards program, I now also have VIP status with Delta’s dining program. I did this over a period of 2-3 weeks and it only cost me about $20 in total morning coffees and pastries. I …

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1,500 AA miles for $0.99. Go get’ em!

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There is a deal doing the rounds where you can get 1,500 AA miles for a digital subscription to the New York Times for a total of $0.99 for the first 4 weeks. You can refer to this Flyertalk thread …

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Platinum Amex Club Access Reminder

Just a reminder and note, if you took advantange of the 100K Offer or just have an Amex Platinum Card, the card offers you two levels of complementary club access for having the card. The basic Platinum Card Access gets you access …

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Valentines’ Day deals

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Some deals you might be able to take advantage of while treating your special someone to a great Valentines’ Day: – American Airlines is offering 30 miles per dollar for FTD.com purchases (through 2/15/13) and 6 miles per dollar for …

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Southwest sale until midnight 2/7/13 (and other airlines matching)

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Southwest has released a 3-day sale which ends tomorrow night (2/7/13) at 11:59 p.m. where they are deeply discounting some distance based fares for selected markets, as shown below: The sale applies to flights to be completed between April 3rd …

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How to check your bag on Delta for free

Thanks to our reader Dany for contributing this article to our website: “You always see it at the airport…the hectic boarding lines to be able to put carry-ons inside the overhead bins.  Bag fees have become absurd, and it’s understandable …

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How I Earned 1,275 Delta Miles for a Whopper

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A few days ago I noticed that Skymiles Rewards Network, Delta’s dining program, was running a promotion for new members in which they were awarding 1,200 miles for the first qualified dinner of $25 or more. I wasn’t a new …

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Getting upgraded to first class when you’re hopelessly at the bottom of the list

Thanks to our reader Dany for contributing this article to our website: “I was recently on a Delta flight from Philadelphia to Atlanta. As a Delta Gold Medallion member, I get my fair share of complimentary upgrades, but on this …

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