Miles and Points Update

1. Southwest will start flights to Costa Rica next Spring. New service will begin March 7, 2015 between Baltimore (BWI) and Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) in San Jose, Costa Rica. 2. You can now register your Chase Freedom for bonus 5% in cash back on purchases at Amazon, Zappos and other select online stores for…

Serve Card Did Not Serve Me Well

So, I finally  got myself Serve. I need to meet a minimum spend on quite  a few cards, and my regular bills just aren’t sufficient. This is what happens when you get greedy. To add to my happiness/misery, Discover sent me an offer I couldn’t refuse. All I had to do is spend $1,000 before the…

Miles and Points Update

1. Download Club Carlson mobile app, and get 3,000 bonus points per booking between September 8th and November 16th. What? You are actually planning on doing it instead of IHG promo I wrote about yesterday? OK. (h/t View from the wing) 2. An interesting post on Million Miles Secrets blog on some new rules Chase…

Miles and Points, The Fat Controller

1. The increased bonus on Amex Delta card will end on September 8th. It’s not an earth-shattering offer, mostly due to the fact that Delta has poor award availability. However, if you live near Delta hub, have flexibility and immediate plan in mind, it is worth considering. Remember, you can also redeem 50,000 miles for…