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Delta Will Block Middle Seats into March 2021

Delta Will Block Middle Seats into March 2021 (At Least) Delta announced today that they will block middle seats on flights now through at least March 30, 2021. This is an extension of their previous...
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[Retracted by Qatar] Qatar “Enhances” Awards – No More Lounges or Seat Selection

Update: Qatar has retracted their prior statement. See below. Ā Original post is left intact below for posterity. Qatar recently launched an unbundling of their Business Class fares. With this, the buy up from an "R"...
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Book a Private Dining Yurt With Resy and Amex (Platinum Card Priority)

For many us in colder weather climates, the coming winter will mean the end to comfortable outdoor dining. That will mean a tough time dining outside until the Spring. But American Express is doing its...
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Korean Air to Buy Asiana Airlines

I normally wouldn't feel the need to write a short post about a merger as I'm trying to go to sleep, but I think this will interest many. Korean Air confirms its board has approved...
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3 Reasons to Book 2021 Award Travel Now

I know, I know. COVID-19 is raging in the US stronger than ever. And for most of us, international travel is off the table until either the virus is controlled or there is a...
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American Airlines Ends AAdvantage Award Redeposit Fees

Earlier this year, American Airlines did a huge devaluation of their AAdvantage program, removing the ability to make free changes to awards up until the date of travel regardless of elite status (or lack...
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Annual Fees Waived: 2 Great Credit Cards for Active Military (SCRA / MLA Benefits)

Something that I don't think gets enough airtime in miles and points is the simple fact that credit card issuers take part in theĀ Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA).Ā  Since it's Veteran's Day today, this is...
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Emirates First Class Remains Bookable With Qantas Points

Last week, there was a lot of sadness about Emirates cutting off most of its partners from accessing its First Class cabin for awards starting with redemptions made on or April 1st, 2021. Booking...
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Pfizer Vaccine 90% Effective: Expect a Travel Restart Next Year!

Travel stocks jumped big time this morning on news that Pfizer has achieved success in Phase 3 of their COVID-19 vaccine trial. Their vaccine candidate, being co-developed with German firm BioNTech SE, showed that their...
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Ends SUNDAY: 80,000 Point Chase Sapphire Preferred Offer

LAST CALL When Chase launched the 80,000 point offer on the Chase Sapphire Preferred card, the miles and points world went a bit bonkers. That had a lot to do with the timing of the...