H&M Amex Offer: Spend $50+ get 1,500 Membership Rewards points!

There is a new H&M Amex Offer out to spend $50+ and get 1,500 Membership Rewards points! This is targeted but was on both my American Express Everyday Preferred card, and my husbands as my authorized user! If you’re not familiar with Amex Offers: these are very lucrative offers that come with the majority of American Express cards for either money savings or bonus American Express points. For a complete guide to Amex Offers I... Read more

Roundup: Emirates has 100 A380’s, Price Protection Policies Compared, and more!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points Miles and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. The A380 is the world’s largest passenger jet and nobody has ordered more than Emirates. On Friday Emirates celebrated receiving their 100th A380, meaning they have received almost half of the 218 A380’s delivered so far worldwide. Many credit cards offer price protection, meaning you can get a refund... Read more

Amex Offers Growing For Blue Business Plus Card

You probably already know I’m a huge fan of the Amex Blue Business Plus card. The card comes with no annual fee and gives a very generous 2X Membership Rewards points on all purchases up to $50,000/year. This is one part of our household’s three card rotation for all of our spending: Chase Sapphire Reserve, Amex Everyday Preferred, and Amex Blue Business Plus. Since Chase Ultimate Rewards and Amex Membership Rewards are valued at ~ 1.8 cents... Read more

Etihad A320 Business Class Review MLE-AUH

Review: Etihad A320 Business Class MLE-AUH

Introduction: A Trip to the Conrad Maldives Star Alliance First Class Lounge at LAX Star Alliance Business Class Lounge at LAX Asiana A380 First Class Los Angeles to Seoul Asiana Business Class Lounge in Seoul Thai Airways 777-300 Business Class Seoul to Hong Kong Conrad Hong Kong Qantas Business Class Lounge Hong Kong Sri Lankan A321 Business Class Hong Kong to Colombo Serendiva Colombo Airside Transit Hotel Serendib Lounge SriLankan Airways A330-300 Business Class Colombo... Read more

Starbucks Credit Card, New Singapore First and Biz Classes Revealed, and more!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points Miles and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. We recently wrote about the new Uber Visa card. Applications are now live on what is essentially a cash back card to get 4% back on dining, 3% on hotel and travel, and more! Singapore Airlines has the infamous First Class which featured the first “double bed” in the... Read more

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Analysis Of The New Uber And Hilton Credit Cards

The points and miles game is a constantly evolving landscape. Right when you think you’ve got a strategy in place, new credit cards launch and loyalty programs change. Over the past few weeks we’ve seen a couple new credit card announcements that are making waves with travelers. First, Barclays announced a co-branded credit card with ride-share king Uber. Next, American Express announced plans for a completely new lineup of Hilton credit cards scheduled for 2018.... Read more

JetBlue

Travel Roundup: PHX Bedbugs, JetBlue-Amex Bonus, $376 LAX-Copenhagen & More!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points Miles and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. Uh oh, my hometown airport has bedbugs! Apparently Terminal 4 (AA, Southwest) at Phoenix Sky Harbor is being treated for an infestation on several public seats. JetBlue and Amex are back at it with a transfer bonus opportunity. Move your Membership Rewards points over to TrueBlue and get a... Read more

Leeli Lounge Airport Maldives

Review: Leeli Lounge Maldives Airport

Introduction: A Trip to the Conrad Maldives Star Alliance First Class Lounge at LAX Star Alliance Business Class Lounge at LAX Asiana A380 First Class Los Angeles to Seoul Asiana Business Class Lounge in Seoul Thai Airways 777-300 Business Class Seoul to Hong Kong Conrad Hong Kong Qantas Business Class Lounge Hong Kong Sri Lankan A321 Business Class Hong Kong to Colombo Serendiva Colombo Airside Transit Hotel Serendib Lounge SriLankan Airways A330-300 Business Class Colombo... Read more

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SFO-BOS $226 on JetBlue, PHL Centurion Lounge, and more!

Welcome to the One Stop Travel Roundup from Points Miles and More. Your briefing on important happenings in the world of travel, airline miles, hotel points and more. Marriott has introduced a new way to earn, and use, points with their Marriott Rewards MORE application. The Doctor of Credit has an excellent rundown of whether this is a good portal to earn points and bonuses through. Three different airlines have holiday bonuses for making purchases through their... Read more

Airbnb Is Ruining Neighborhoods – What To Do?

I came across this article about a New Orleans neighborhood overrun with Airbnb rentals. Apparently the problem is so bad that many locals have chosen to move away out of frustration. In a city with so much culture, it’s really sad to see a cool neighborhood turn into a defacto vacation home district. If Airbnb is ruining neighborhoods like this, then what’s the solution? Background: My Airbnb Thoughts Full disclosure here, I’m not a huge fan... Read more