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Following Citi, Barclays is starting to remove Protection Benefits from Its Cards as well

Following Citi, Barclays is starting to remove Protection Benefits from Its Cards as well

First, Chase announced that it was removing the price protection and returns protection benefits from most of the credit cards they offer. After Chase, Citi announced that it would be removing most of the protection benefits from almost all their cards. Now Barclays is starting to remove protection benefits as well. Barclays removing protection benefits […]

Posted on September 26, 2019 by in Citibank, Frequent Flyer Programs, IHG Rewards Club, Immigration & Airport Security, Immunization, Jetblue TrueBlue, Travel Deals, Travel News

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New 100,000/75,000 Starwood American Express credit cards, 30% transfer bonus to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club, $500/$250 off Cathay Pacific Round Trips

New 100,000/75,000 Starwood American Express credit cards, 30% transfer bonus to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club, $500/$250 off Cathay Pacific Round Trips

– American Express has launched Marriott Rewards/SPG credit cards that come with a 100,000 (Business Card) and 75,000 Personal card sign-up bonus The sign-up bonus is roughly in-line with the bonus that was offered for Starwood cards before. American Express and Chase are planning to share data on which cards for the combined programs you […]

Posted on August 1, 2018 by in American Express, American Express Membership Rewards, Travel Deals

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SPG Amex credit cards update and a look at the new Starwood Preferred Guest American Express Luxury Card

SPG Amex credit cards update and a look at the new Starwood Preferred Guest American Express Luxury Card

We recently let you know about the details that have emerged abut the new combined Marriott Rewards and SPG loyalty program. Additionally, there will be changes to the credit cards from August 2018, too, including those in the Starwood Preferred Guest portfolio that are co-branded with American Express, as well as a new luxury SPG […]

Posted on April 17, 2018 by in Credit Card Deals

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Orbitz suffers massive data breach, new Iberia 11,000 RT redemptions, Ryanair ‘takes over’ Laudamotion, Delta adds 72h advance window for more reservations

Orbitz suffers massive data breach, new Iberia 11,000 RT redemptions, Ryanair ‘takes over’ Laudamotion, Delta adds 72h advance window for more reservations

– Orbitz suffered a data breach and as many as 880,000 customer details including credit cards may have been compromised It is unclear what damage exactly has been done – watch out a little more careful for fraudulent transactions on credit cards that you used at Orbitz before. Also watch out for Orbucks redemptions that […]

Posted on March 20, 2018 by in Credit Card Deals

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5,000 AAdvantage miles for car rentals, 1,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for hotels, Southwest (almost) free companion pass, Wyndham Gold status after one stay

5,000 AAdvantage miles for car rentals, 1,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for hotels, Southwest (almost) free companion pass, Wyndham Gold status after one stay

– Avis and Budget have a new promotion that allows you to earn 5,000 AAdvantage miles on selected higher car groups but a respectable 2,000 on 3days+ rentals for most other rental groups – AAdvantage now has a booking.com-powered hotel engine that allows you to earn up to 1,000 miles per night Rates are the […]

Posted on October 9, 2017 by in AAdvantage, Travel Deals, Wyndham Rewards

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What’s the cheapest way to get lounge access with Priority Pass?

What’s the cheapest way to get lounge access with Priority Pass?

I have become a big fan of the Priority Pass lounges these days. If you travel solo and have elite status (I have only have Star Alliance elite status currently) you will likely have little incentive for Priority Pass but if you travel with family of 2 or three extra passengers you will quickly notice […]

Posted on September 20, 2017 by in Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Ultimate Rewards, Priority Pass Lounges

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