Miles and Points Update

1. In case you’ve missed my last post, Southwest will introduce new pricing for awards which will depend on demand and route. It’s effective April 17th. Not much is known at this point, so no need to panic. If you had a redemption in mind, book it now. You can always cancel without penalty. 2.…

Is Chase Ink Plus the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread?

This is yet another installment in my “Sliced Bread” series. First, the sign-up bonus of 60,000 points on Chase Ink Plus is very attractive, so no problem there. It’s “awesome sauce,” though, not the “awesomest sauce” because it was as high as 70,000 points in the past. Be careful because the minimum spend is quite…

Miles and Points, A Treat

1. A potential way to top off your Rapid Rewards account for Companion pass by buying Choice points. I would be careful, though, because Choice may shut down your account for abuse. 2. Check Amex “Offers for you” in your online profile. Many report getting an offer for $10 off $50 purchase at Diapers.com and its…

Hunting For Deer Means What?!

My blog’s draft section is getting full and some of the posts need to finally see the light of day. So, I will try to publish then on Thursdays. Most are of “filler” type variety, but I hope you enjoy them anyway. A couple of months ago I’ve offered to treat my cousin-in-law and her…

Miles and Points Update

1. Delta has pulled their award chart from the website. Nothing has changed as far as mileage redemptions go, and you can still see it in this post by ThePointsGuy I saw Brian Kelly (the blog founder) make a guess that this is a possible move towards a full revenue system similar to Southwest, and…