5,000 referral bonus for U.S. Airways 50,000 miles MasterCard!


As if the offer couldn’t get any better, yesterday I received an email prompting me to refer friends to the U.S. Airways MasterCard and receive 5,000 bonus miles for each successful referral. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, this …

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My Mileage Run Report


This past weekend I embarked on what I can only describe as a ridiculously brutal, 8,700-mile, 7-segment, 38-hour nonstop mileage run. I decided to do this run because I was (randomly?) targeted by American Airlines for a Platinum challenge. Along …

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Enter to win 2 free Admirals Club passes by leaving a comment here


We are giving away two American Airlines Admirals Club passes to a lucky reader for his or her next trip. The passes expire on March 31, 2015. To win the passes, all you have to do is leave a comment …

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7,500 AAdvantage miles for test driving a Cadillac


10/25/14 UPDATE: THIS DEAL IS DEAD. American Airlines is offering a promotion where you can earn 7,500 AAdvantage miles for test driving a Cadillac at participating dealerships. The promotion is for limited time only, but the website doesn’t list the …

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Booking my dream flight – Singapore Airlines Suites double bed


If you read travel sites often, you’re probably aware of one of the highest aspiration awards there is: flying Singapore Airlines’ first class suites. Singapore Airlines constantly ranks at the top of the food chain as far as service, hard …

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American Airlines offering 20 miles per dollar for donations


As you might probably be aware of by now, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and during the entire month there is an ongoing campaign to raise funds for the Susan G. Komen Foundation in efforts to research and beat …

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Krystal Grand Punta Cancun – Review


For the second time this year I have booked stays with Hyatt and they have then sold the property before my stay.  The first time was at the St. Martin property and now at the Krystal Grand Punta Cancun.  Luckily …

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AA targeted Platinum status offer – mileage running for status


A few weeks ago I received a surprise email from American Airlines telling me I had been targeted to participate in their Platinum challenge: While they were just giving me the complimentary status until the end of the year, the …

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Good targeted offer from U.S. Airways MasterCard


It’s the card that keeps on giving. Yesterday I received a targeted email from my U.S. Airways MasterCard offering 5,000 bonus miles for spending $500 in each of the months of October, November and December 2014. This is actually my …

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British Airways – Our Stance


As you may have read through ViewFromTheWing or other sources already Iberia has devalued  or released a chart showing their higher than BA partner award rates and there is huge speculation that British Airways will follow suit. A few reasons …

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