Category Archives: Airlines

How to Find AMEX Platinum Airport Lounges

Airport lounges are easy to access for free nowadays.  That’s because lots of credit cards come with lounges memberships or free day passes.

But the American Express Platinum cards offer admission to the widest range of lounges.

How To Find AMEX Platinum Airport Lounges

Only AMEX Platinum Cards Give You Free Access to the AMEX Centurion Lounges

I’ll show you which lounges you can access with the AMEX Platinum cards.  And how to find eligible lounges along your way.

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How to Get a $700 Ritz-Carlton Stay for 20,000 Starwood Points

You can use miles and points in whichever way makes sense for you.  One of my favorite ways is for a memorable experience to last a lifetime.

And because you can now transfer Starwood points to Marriott and Ritz-Carlton, you’ll be able to book unforgettable luxury hotel stays at Ritz-Carlton hotels using Starwood points.  Because Marriott and Ritz-Carlton essentially have the same rewards program, just with different marketing and branding.

This is terrific option if you’re celebrating a special occasion like an anniversary, birthday, honeymoon, proposal, or retirement!

Starwood Transfer To Ritz Carlton

You Can Transfer 20,000 Starwood Points to Marriott to Book a Luxurious Stay at Ritz-Carlton Hotels Like The Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park

I’ll show you how to transfer Starwood points to Ritz-Carlton and splurge for a spectacular stay.

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Will Google REALLY Be Able to Tell You When to Buy a Ticket?

Ever wondered if you were really getting the best deal on a paid airline ticket?  Google Flights will soon make it easier to know when to get the best price on your travel!

Google Flights Fare Predictor

Google Flights Is Adding Fare Predictions to Help You Decide When to Buy a Plane Ticket

I’ll tell you how it works!

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Hot! 5 Cities Round-Trip to Paris, Milan, Rome $391 or Less

Via The Fare Deal Alert, you can fly from Atlanta, Detroit, Minneapolis, Salt Lake City, and Cincinnati, to Milan, Rome, and Paris, from ~$364 on airlines like United Airlines and Air Canada.

I found flights from Salt Lake City to Paris for ~$383 departing December 3, 2016, and returning December 10, 2016.   These fares are valid for travel from late October 2016, through early April 2017.

Hot 5 Cities Round Trip To Paris Milan Rome 391 Or Less

Hurry! Fly to Paris From 5 US Cities for Under $400!

Here are the details.  And how to search for deals from your city!

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Do You Know This Easy Way to Track Your Chase Freedom 5X Spending?

I love having the Chase Freedom card in my wallet.  And so does Emily

It has no annual fee.  So it’s a fantastic card to keep forever because it’s free to have.

And the card has quarterly rotating bonus categories that earns 5X Chase Ultimate Rewards points, or 5% cash back.  For example, the current quarterly bonus categories (ends December 31, 2016) includes department stores, drugstores, and wholesale clubs including Costco.

Tracking your Chase Freedom 5X spend is important!  Because you can monitor how close you are to reaching the $1,500 maximum each quarter.  This way, you’ll be able to get the most rewards!

Track Chase Freedom 5X Spend

Tracking Chase Freedom 5X Bonus Spending Can Help You Earn Points Toward Big Travel Like a Free Night at the Park Hyatt Chicago!

I’ll show you how to track Chase Freedom 5X spend!

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