Category Archives: Allegiant

Everything to Know About TSA PreCheck

If you enjoy standing in long lines, removing items from your carry-on, or pulling off your coat in record speeds, this post is not for you!

For the rest of us, TSA PreCheck can be a huge time (and stress!) saver during our visit to the airport.  A membership to TSA PreCheck means you won’t have to remove your toiletries or computer from your bag.  Or take off your jacket at security checkpoints.

And TSA PreCheck lines are often (but not always!) much shorter than the regular security lines.

TSA PreCheck Application

TSA PreCheck Can Save LOTS of Time at Airport Security Checkpoints

I’ll tell you everything you need to know about TSA PreCheck!

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Add Your Known Traveler Number to Get Through Security Faster Next Time You Fly

Now that 30 airlines participate in PreCheck, it’s easy to save time at the airport by avoiding long security lines!

If you have Global Entry or TSA PreCheck, you can get an expedited security screening.  But to enter the PreCheck line, you must add your Known Traveler Number (KTN) to your airline reservations.

How To Add Your Known Traveler Number

Speed Through Airport Security With TSA PreCheck. But First, Add Your Known Traveler Number to Your Airline Accounts

I’ll show you how to add your Known Traveler Number on 6 major US airlines, including American Airlines, Delta, and Southwest!

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TSA PreCheck Adds 11 More Airlines: Spirit, Virgin Atlantic, Emirates, and More

If you already enjoy a faster airport security with TSA PreCheck, I have good news!  And for folks who are NOT enrolled in TSA PreCheck, you now have even more reason to sign-up!

Via Travel Skills, TSA PreCheck has added 11 more airlines to the list of participants, including popular airlines like Avianca, Emirates, Virgin Atlantic, and Spirit Airlines.  There are also smaller airlines, like Canadian charter airline Sunwing, which could be useful for folks who fly to Canada.

TSA PreCheck Adds 11 More Airlines Spirit Virgin Atlantic Emirates And More

TSA PreCheck Will Get You Through Airport Security Faster

I’ll show you how to get TSA PreCheck, and remind you of the perks of the program.

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4 Secret Airlines You Can Book With Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

Update:   One or more card offers in this post are no longer available.  Check our Hot Deals for the latest offers. 

My favorite use of Chase Ultimate Rewards points is transferring them to airline and hotel partners for Big Travel with Small Money.  But sometimes you’re better off using points to book tickets through the Chase Ultimate Rewards Travel Portal.

And here’s a secret!  There are 4 airlines you can book with Chase Ultimate Rewards points that do NOT show up on Chase’s travel portal!

Chase Rewards Travel

I’ll tell you which airlines the Chase travel portal doesn’t show.  And why knowing how to use your Chase Ultimate Rewards points for tickets with these airlines might be a good deal!

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Easy $100 Flight Discounts With Ritz-Carlton Card, Everything to Know

Along with the 3 complimentary nights and many other great benefits you’ll earn with the Chase Ritz-Carlton card, you’ll get a $100 discount on certain flights you purchase using the card’s Visa Infinite benefits.  

And you can use the discount an unlimited number of times!

This can save you money, especially if you regularly book paid domestic flights!

Visa Infinite Benefits

You’ll Smile Knowing You Saved Money on Your Flight Using the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit From the Chase Ritz-Carlton Card!

I’ll explain how the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit works.  And show you how to save on airfare with your Ritz-Carlton card.

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TSA PreCheck Adds Its 18th Airline

The TSA PreCheck airlines list keeps growing!  That means you can get to your destination even faster with a new airline!

Via USA Today, Lufthansa is now participating in TSA PreCheck, making it the 18th airline in the expedited security program.

This is great news for folks who are enrolled in either Global Entry or TSA PreCheck.  Because it can make a visit to the airport a lot less aggravating!

Tsa Precheck Airlines List

Lufthansa Has Joined 17 Other Airlines to Improve Your Airport Security Experience

I’ll remind you of the benefits of TSA PreCheck, and show you how to get it.

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Which Airlines Are Included in the Visa Infinite Discount From the Chase Ritz-Carlton Card?

Million Mile Secrets reader MK is interested in the new offer for the Chase Ritz-Carlton card and commented:

Which airlines can you book through the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit site? Is Southwest excluded?

Great question, MK!

Tickets on most major US airlines can be booked through the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit site, but seats on a majority of the low-cost carriers (like Southwest!) can NOT.

Which Airlines Are Included In The Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit From The Chase Ritz Carlton Card

You Can Use the Visa Infinite Discount Air Perk for Tickets on Most Major US Airlines, Like United Airlines

Here’s more about the Visa Infinite Discount Air Benefit that comes with the Chase Ritz-Carlton card.

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Is It Better to Book Airline Tickets Through an Online Travel Agency?

Million Mile Secrets reader Umair tweeted:

Are there any issues with booking with an Online Travel Agency (OTA) versus directly with airlines?

Great question, Umair!

There are pros and cons to booking with an Online Travel Agency (OTA), like Orbitz, Expedia, or Priceline.  But in many cases, you’ll earn more miles & points booking with an online travel agency than you would directly with the airline.

Is It Better To Book Airline Tickets Through An Online Travel Agency

Booking Airline Tickets Through an Online Travel Agency Is Sometimes a Better Deal Than Buying Tickets Through the Airline Directly

I’ll explain when you should (or should NOT) book your tickets through an online travel agency!

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10 New Small Money Airline Routes, Use Miles for These New Business Class Seats, & More!

I love it when airlines announce new routes and options for using your miles & points!

You’ll soon have more choices for low-cost travel within the US and to Costa Rica.  And airlines like JetBlue and Alaska Airlines are expanding their Business Class and premium economy seating to even more routes!

10 New Small Money Airline Routes Use Miles For These New Business Class Seats More

Airlines Like Alaska Airlines, Allegiant Air, JetBlue, and Southwest Are Adding More Flight Options for Big Travel!

Let’s see where you can go!

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New Routes to China With American & United Miles! 22 New Low-Cost Flights to Orlando, Las Vegas, New Orleans, & More!

I love it when airlines announce new routes!  Because it gives us more options to use miles & points for Big Travel, and increases competition, which often means lower airfares for everyone.

Folks on the West Coast will soon have 2 new non-stop options for visiting China on American Airlines and United Airlines.  And if you’re in Fort Lauderdale, JetBlue has announced a big expansion!

And budget travelers will have their pick of 22 new non-stop routes from Allegiant starting this spring!

New Routes To China With American United Miles 22 New Low Cost Flights To Orlando Las Vegas New Orleans More

Fly Non-Stop to Hong Kong From Los Angeles on American Airlines Starting September 7, 2016

I’ll share the good news and show you how these new flights can get you Big Travel with Small Money!

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