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New Flights to Ireland With Chase Points, to India With AMEX Points, to Iceland With Alaska Miles, & More!

Exciting news!  You’ll now have more ways to book award seats on non-stop routes to Dublin.  There are now more JetBlue flights from New York to Boston and Florida.  And new non-stop Air Canada flights from Vancouver to Delhi.

Also, Icelandair has upgraded to Boeing 767 planes on certain flights, creating more seats you can book with miles!

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Take in the Sights of Dublin With New Non-Stop Flights on Aer Lingus

I’ll give you ideas for how to use miles & points for award seats on these new routes and planes!

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700 Free American Airlines Miles!

American Airlines is celebrating their 35th anniversary and giving away FREE miles!

Save Miles With American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards Now With NO Phone Booking Fee

With American Airlines’ 35th Anniversary Promotion, It’s EASY to Earn 700 Free American Airlines Miles!

It’s incredibly easy to earn up to 700 free American Airlines miles with this promotion.  I’ll show you how.

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Earn $400 Cash From $1,000 Spend & 1 Credit Inquiry

Earn up to $400 cash back from 2 no-annual-fee BankAmericard Cash Rewards cards with only $1,000 in minimum spending.  And with only ONE hard credit pull!

We don’t earn a commission for these cards, but Emily and I will always share the best deals!

Earn 400 Cash From 1,000 Spend 1 Credit Inquiry

I’ll Show You How to Earn $400 Cash Back From 2 Cards, $1,000 in Spending, and Just ONE Credit Pull

That said, I do NOT recommend these cards if you’re new to miles & points.  I’ll explain!

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News You Can Use – 5,000 United Miles for Dining, Starwood Promo Begins, Save at Petco & Carrabba’s, 30% Bonus on Transfers to Virgin Atlantic

1.   5,000 United Airlines Bonus Miles

Via View From the Wing, through July 1, 2016, new members of MileagePlus Dining can earn up to 5,000 United Airlines bonus miles.  You’ll also get automatic VIP status, so you’ll earn 5 United Airlines miles per $1 instead of three. 

News You Can Use 5,000 United Miles For Dining Starwood Promo Begins Save At Petco Carrabbas 30 Bonus On Transfers To Virgin Atlantic

Earning Bonus Miles for Eating a Delicious Meal Is a Terrific Way to Double-Dip

You’ll also get:

  • 2,000 bonus United Airlines miles on your first restaurant purchase of $25 or more
  • 1,000 bonus United Airlines miles for every $100 spent at any participating restaurant after that, up to 3,000 miles

MileagePlus Dining is part of Rewards Network and when you use your registered card at participating restaurants, you’ll earn miles.  Here’s how to make the most of the Rewards Network program.

2.   Starwood Triple Up Promotion Now Open

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Have the Southwest Companion Pass? Get JetBlue Elite Status Free!

Via RedditJetBlue will elevate you to their Mosaic elite status if you have the Southwest Companion Pass.  Or if you have airline status such as American Airlines Platinum, Delta Gold, or United Airlines Gold.

With JetBlue Mosaic you won’t get charged for flight cancellations or changes.  And you’ll get 2 checked bags free, expedited security clearance, complimentary alcohol on flights, and more!

Have The Southwest Companion Pass Get JetBlue Elite Status Free

Enjoy Free Checked Bags & Flight Changes, Faster Security Lines, and More When You’re Matched to JetBlue Mosaic Status! JetBlue Flies Beyond the US to the Caribbean and Central & South America, Including Cancun

Normally to earn Mosaic status, you’d have to spend thousands of dollars on JetBlue flights!

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Citi Increases Price Protection to $2,500, Improves Trip & Baggage Delay Coverage!

Starting May 15, 2016, you’ll get improved trip cancellation insurance, baggage delay protection, car rental insurance, and more when you use Citi’s credit cards.

And Citi is more than doubling the yearly price protection coverage with its Citi Price Rewind program.

Citi Increases Price Protection To 2,500 Improves Trip Baggage Delay Coverage

Was Your Trip Interrupted or Cancelled? Citi Cards Will Reimburse You Up to $5,000 per Traveler!

These benefits come with Citi credit cards at no additional cost!  I’ll explain what’s changing!

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Earn Award Flights Faster by Combining JetBlue Points Accounts for Free

Have you ever been short miles for an award flight?

Combining miles from multiple accounts (for example, spouses) can boost your balance so you can book the award.  But it usually is NOT worth it.  Because most airlines charge expensive fees to share points between accounts.

But did you know JetBlue allows friends and family members to pool their points for no charge?

Earn Award Flights Faster By Combining JetBlue Points Accounts For Free

Book an Award Flight to Bogotá Faster With a JetBlue Family Pooling Account!

There are important restrictions.  I’ll explain how it works!

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