Pushing back – Improper airline compensation


When you feel that an airline or hotel chain is giving you an improper amount of compensation, it’s ok to say no and ask them to do better

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Don’t forget about asking Chase to bump your bonus


A few days ago we wrote about some good credit card offers publicly available with unusually high bonus offers. One of the cards that we wrote about was the Chase United Mileage Plus Explorer card. The card’s sign up bonus …

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Free 500 miles from United (maybe)


A couple of hours ago I received an email from United about a promotion for 500 free United miles just for checking your personal loan rate from Prosper through WebBank, a Utah based FDIC insured institution. The promotion also awards …

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United – Marriott offer. Up to 50,000 miles with MegaMiles promotion (new members only)


United has a promotion going on where you can earn up to 50,000 United miles for staying with Marriott. The promotion is for new Marriott Rewards members only. For every second stay, you earn 5,000 bonus miles, up to the …

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United Club passes winner


Thank you so much to everyone who participated and left comments about where they would love to go on their dream trip. We picked a random comment using random.org and the winner was Jen, who posted the following comment on the …

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Last day – enter to win two free United club passes


A week ago we wrote about our giveaway of two United club passes to one lucky reader. In the original post, we just asked you to let us know where  you would love to go on your dream trip. Today …

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Enter to win 2 free United club passes by leaving a comment here


The time has come again to give away something to our readers. This time, we are giving away two United club passes to a lucky reader for his or her next trip. The passes expire on 12/31/13. To win the …

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Lufthansa 50,000 bonus miles credit card

There is a new Lufthansa credit card out issued by Barclays which is currently offering a total of 50,000 miles, consisting of the following: – 20,000 miles when you first use the card – 30,000 miles when you spend $5,000 …

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1,500 AA miles for $0.99. Go get’ em!


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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Using e-miles to earn free extra miles


Here’s a quick and easy way to earn free miles for a few seconds of your time every now and then. There is a program called e-miles (www.e-miles.com) that lets you click on short surveys (usually 3-4 simple questions) to …

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