Category Archives: United Airlines

“We Never Leave Home Without Our Credit Cards and Use Them for Almost Every Expense We Have”

Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   A Journey We Love

Peter and Ruby write A Journey We Love to help inspire others to live life to the fullest.

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A Journey We Love - Interview With Peter And Ruby

Peter & Ruby at Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany

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Folks Targeted to Earn 40,000 United Airlines Miles for $2,000, No Credit Pull

Looking for more United Airlines miles without applying for a new credit card?

Via Reddit, some folks have been targeted to earn 40,000 (or more!) United Airlines miles for spending $2,000+ on tickets purchased and flown by November 30, 2016.

Folks Targeted To Earn 40,000 United Airlines Miles For 2,000 No Credit Pull

Were You Targeted to Receive Bonus United Airlines Miles for Spending Money on Airfare This Year?

Here are the details.  And how to check if you’re targeted.

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Book Now! Several US Cities to Peru in Business Class From ~$407 Round-Trip!

There’s an amazing mistake fare this morning between several US cities and Peru on Avianca.

Via SecretFlying, you can fly to Cusco or Lima, Peru, for as little as ~$407 round-trip in Business Class!  Travel dates are in June 2016.

That’s an incredible deal!

Because this is a mistake fare, there’s a chance it MAY not be honored.  So don’t book non-refundable hotels or activities just yet!

Book Now Several US Cities To Peru In Business Class From 407 Round Trip

Here’s a Great Chance to Check One Off the Bucket List! Visit Peru for Just ~$407 Round-Trip in Business Class!

This will NOT last.  I’ll share the details!

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Do Chase’s Stricter Approval Rules Now Apply to All of Their Cards?

Last year, Chase stopped approving many folks for some of their cards, like the Freedom and Sapphire Preferred, if they’d opened ~5 or more credit cards (from any bank) in the past 24 months.

Via Doctor of Credit and Reddit, these stricter rules now apply to more of their cards.

Do Chase's Stricter Approval Rules Now Apply To All Of Their Cards

If You’ve Opened 5+ New Credit Cards in the Last 24 Months, You’ll Find It Tougher to Be Approved for Certain Chase Cards

While there’s no official word from Chase about this change, I’ll share what I know and what this means for you.

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News You Can Use – 4 Airlines Added to TSA Pre-Check, 1,000 United Airlines Miles and Southwest Points, and AccorHotels Bonus Points

1.   4 Airlines Added to TSA Pre-Check

TSA Pre-Check is a great way to save time at the airport.  Via One Mile at a Time, there are 4 new airlines participating in TSA Pre-Check.

The new additions are Aeromexico, Cape Air, Etihad, and Seaborne Airlines.

News You Can Use 4 Airlines Added To TSA Pre Check 1,000 United Airlines Miles And Southwest Points And AccorHotels Bonus Points

Fly Through the Airport Security Line! TSA Pre-Check Is Expanding to Include 4 Additional International Airlines

This means when you fly these airlines at eligible US airports, you’ll have expedited security screening and won’t have to take off your shoes or remove a laptop from your bag.

You can apply for TSA Pre-Check, but it’s a better deal to sign-up for Global Entry (which comes with TSA Pre-Check).  Plus, with Global Entry you’ll get through US Customs faster when you travel back to the US.

Global Entry costs $100 and is valid for 5 years.  But the fee is refunded if you pay with one of these cards:

Remember these tips for getting a quicker Global Entry appointment.

2.   Free 1,000 United Airlines Miles

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