Category Archives: Southwest

News You Can Use – AMEX Business Platinum Ends 20% Pay With Points Rebate, Get $400 Off Qantas Flights, Free 250 Virgin Atlantic Miles, & More!

1.   AMEX Business Platinum Ends 20% Pay With Points Rebate

According to this Flyertalk thread, folks with an American Express Business Platinum card should book their travel through Pay With Points before July 1, 2015.

That’s because the 20% American Express Membership Rewards points rebate ends on July 1, 2015.

News You Can Use AMEX Business Platinum Ends 20 Pay With Points Rebate Get 400 Off Qantas Flights Free 250 Virgin Atlantic Miles More

The AMEX Business Platinum 20% Rebate Through Pay With Points Ends on July 1, 2015

2.   Get $400 Off Qantas Flights

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To Get the Southwest Companion Pass, It’s When You Earn the Points, NOT When You Spend the Money!

Million Mile Secrets reader Carter emailed:

Interesting article about the Southwest Companion Pass:

An angry traveler by the name of Cory Couch is suing Southwest Airlines because he didn’t get the Southwest Companion Pass despite earning more than the required 110,000 Southwest points.

To Get The Southwest Companion Pass Its When You Earn The Points NOT When You Spend The Money

Points Earned After Your Statement Closes Do NOT Post Until the Following Month

But 10,800 of those points were earned after his December 2014 statement closed.  So they did NOT count towards his 2014 Companion Pass earnings.

Here’s how you can prevent this from happening to you.

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Your Fairytale Trip to Walt Disney World Doesn’t Have to Cost a Fortune!

The weather’s warming up, cities are beginning to thaw out, and many kids (and grown-up kids!) are dreaming of taking a trip to Walt Disney World this summer.

But tickets to the park alone can cost ~$100 per person per day!  So how can a family make it more affordable?

Your Fairytale Trip To Walt Disney World Doesn't Have To Cost A Fortune

You Don’t Have to Wish Upon a Star to Get to Disney World!

I’ll show you how you make your kid’s dreams come true for less!

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HOT! Business Class Washington, DC, to Beijing, China, for ~$450 (Won’t Last!)

Update:  This fare is NO longer available!  Remember to follow me on Facebook and Twitter so you don’t miss the next cheap airfare deal!

Via One Mile at a Time, you can fly from Washington, DC (DCA) to Beijing, China for ~$450 round-trip in Business Class.

This will NOT last long!

HOT Business Class DC To Beijing For 450 Won't Last

Fly American Airlines to Beijing in Business Class for Only ~$450 Round-Trip!

This price is available from March 18, 2015, to June 1, 2015, or September 1, 2015, to September 3, 2015.  You can find this fare using tools like ITA Matrix or Google Flights.

Book using the American Airlines website.

One Mile at a Time shows fares as low as ~$450.  I found this price for travel from $442.

This is likely a mistake fare!  So do NOT book anything like hotels or activities that are not nonrefundable!

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News You Can Use – ~$285 Round-Trip to Stockholm, ~$521 Round-Trip to China, and More!

1.   ~$285 Round-Trip New York to Stockholm

Via The Flight Deal, you can fly round-trip from New York to Stockholm for ~$285 on Norwegian Air.

But you can only travel from January 1, 2016, to February 28, 2016.  Book your flight using the Norwegian Air Low Fare Calendar.

News You Can Use 285 Round Trip To Stockholm 521 Round Trip To China And More

Brrr, but for ~$285 Round-Trip It Could Be Worth It!

I found many flights on sale between January 18, 2016, and February 10, 2016, for ~270 euros (~$285).

News You Can Use 285 Round Trip To Stockholm 521 Round Trip To China And More

~$285 Round-Trip to Stockholm in Late January

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