Category Archives: Frontier

The Ultimate Guide to Unaccompanied Minors: Part 1 – North American Airline Policies

Sending children to fly by themselves as Unaccompanied Minors is a big milestone for kids and parents alike.

If it’s your first time booking your children to fly solo on paid or award tickets, airline regulations, procedures, and fees can be confusing.  Each airline is different, and it’s important to be aware of the rules before you book!

Unaccompanied Minors Airlines

Sending Your Kids Solo? You’ll Need to Know Your Airline’s Unaccompanied Minor Policies Before You Make Their Reservation!

So I’ve created a handy list of Unaccompanied Minor policies for major North American airlines.

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New Cheaper United Airlines Coach Fares – Are They a Good Deal?

United Airlines has introduced a new, cheaper fare class that will soon be available for purchase.

Via View From the Wing, United Airlines will begin selling their new “Basic Economy” fare in January 2017, for travel beginning around April 2017.  This new fare will come with a whole list of restrictions, including NO large carry-ons, seat selection, or elite qualifying miles.

I love it when airlines lower their prices, but not at the expense of basics like my carry-on bag or choice of seat.  That said, this could be a good deal for folks who just want the cheapest price.

United Airlines Basic Economy

Will You Be as Happy With a Basic Economy Fare as United Airlines Makes It Seem?

I’ll explain what you can expect with this new Basic Economy fare.  And how to decide if it’s a good deal for you.

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4 Easy Steps to Select Your $200 AMEX Airline Credit

If you have an AMEX Platinum Card of any kind, you’re eligible to receive a $200 airline incidental fee credit on an airline of your choice each calendar year.

That can help you save money on things like checked bags, day passes to airline lounges, in-flight food and drinks, and more!

But to take advantage, you have to select your airline!

AMEX Platinum Airline Credit

Head to a Lounge Before Your Flight and Let AMEX Cover You up to $200 per Year on Your Selected Airline!

I’ll show you how!

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Award Ticket Change, Cancellation, and Hold Policies for 25+ Airlines!

Folks in the miles & points hobby are usually diligent about planning their travels.  But sometimes life happens and you have to change or cancel your plans.

In that case, what are the fees for changing an award ticket?  And do any airlines allow you to hold an award reservation while you firm up your plans?

To help y’all out, I made a chart that shows the award ticket fees and policies for over 25 domestic and international airlines!

Award Flight Change Fees

Tracking Down Award Ticket Fees Can Be Tricky, So We’ve Made an Easy Table Showing Award Ticket Change & Cancellation Fees for Over 25 Airlines!

Let’s take a look!

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How to Get Around Million Mile Secrets

New to Million Mile Secrets and need help finding your way around?  Here are some tips!

We’re here to help you get Big Travel with Small Money.  And we’ve got lots of great resources for you to use!

How To Get Around Million Mile Secrets

Not Sure Where to Go? I’ll Help You Navigate the Site!

Here’s a guide to help you find all the best tips & tricks.

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Act Fast! Frontier Airlines, JetBlue, & Southwest Fare Sales!

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

It’s a great time to book flights on Frontier AirlinesJetBlue, and Southwest!

The 3 airlines are offering limited time fare sales.  So you’ll want to act quickly if you want to get in on these deals.

For example, I found a one-way Frontier Airlines flight from Atlanta to Orlando for ~$19 on January 10, 2017.  Or a one-way JetBlue flight from New York to Los Angeles for ~$105!

Act Fast Frontier Airlines JetBlue Southwest Fare Sales

Book a Flight to Orlando From Atlanta on Frontier Airlines for Just ~$19

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

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Frontier Airlines Now Participating in TSA PreCheck

Good news for folks who fly Frontier Airlines!

Frontier Airlines is now taking part in TSA PreCheck, adding to the growing list of airlines participating in the expedited security program.

So if you have either TSA PreCheck or Global Entry, you can save time at the airport when you’re flying Frontier Airlines, because you will not have to wait in long security lines!

Frontier Airlines TSA PreCheck

Flying Frontier Airlines? They’re Now Participating in TSA PreCheck, so You Can Save Time at the Airport by Skipping Those Long Security Lines!

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

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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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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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Curious to See Cuba? Great News for Miles & Points!

Great news for folks looking to fly to Cuba with miles!

Via The Gate, the Department of Transportation (DOT) has tentatively approved flights to Havana from cities like Miami, Charlotte, New York, Atlanta, and Los Angeles on airlines like Delta, American Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue, and Southwest.

Earlier this year, flights to other Cuban destinations were approved from cities like Minneapolis, Chicago, and Philadelphia.

Curious To See Cuba Great News For Miles Points

There Will Soon Be Even More Ways to Use Miles & Points for Flights to Cuba!

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