Miles & Points Tidbits 6/29/13

1. Earn 1000 TYP for linking ThankYou account with Amazon (Expires tomorrow, June 30th)   Citi is giving 1,000 Thank You Points to the 1st 20,000 members who link their Thank You account to Amazon. Simply go here and enter TYAMCAZON2 in the Bonus Registration Code section.     Some people are being told they are ineligible, so … Read the Full Post

Winner of the Admiral’s Club Pass

It’s been a busy Father’s Day and I finally just got a moment to generate a winner for the giveaway (via random.org). The winner of my Admiral’s Club pass giveaway was Trevor, so check your email for further details on getting your pass!   Thank you to all of you who entered and have been following … Read the Full Post

A Couple Quick Friday Reminders

I’m heading off for a weekend camping with my 6 year old and his cub scout pack. I’ve home sick for to days and feel like I was run over  by truck so this should be interesting! Before I leave, I thought I’d leave you with a few little items/thoughts.   Today is the last … Read the Full Post

Increase Your Klout Score to Get a Free Admirals Club Pass

A couple of weeks ago American Airlines put together a promo with Klout awarding anyone with a Klout score of 55+ a free Admirals Club day pass.   However, if you had a score of less than 55 you were stuck with only getting $50 off of an annual membership. Which might be a perk … Read the Full Post

How Influential Are You? It Could Win You an Admiral’s Club One-Day Pass!

Ok, so I know I’m a little late to the game on this one. But hey, I got behind last week after leaving for a business trip without my laptop! Just in case you were in a bubble last week like me and missed it…   American Airlines and Klout are giving away free one-day … Read the Full Post

Credit Cards With The Best Annual Spending Threshold Bonuses

With all the possibilities to manufacture spending going on these days with things like Visa and MasterCard gift cards and Vanilla Reloads, I decided it was time to take another look at which cards would be the best to put the majority of that manufactured spending on. Even though we are 4 months into the … Read the Full Post

Further Details on the American Airlines and US Air Merger Plans For Post Merger Approval

The Middle Seat Terminal had a post today via the WSJ that sheds some light into the plan to progress from two separate airlines into one upon anti-trust approval from federal regulators. While the target date is still August 31st, the companies have started ramping up their merger planning process and have released a little more detail as … Read the Full Post

Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 2 Part 1- The Rental Car Drama Continues

Other posts in series: Costa Rica Trip Review: Hotel & Flight Planning Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 1 Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 2 Part 2 Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 3  Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 4 – Part 1 – Getting to Manuel Antonio Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 4 Part 2 – … Read the Full Post

Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 1

This is the second post in my Costa Rica series. You can find the other posts here: Costa Rica Trip Review: Hotel & Flight Planning Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 2 Part 1- The Rental Car Drama Continues Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 2 Part 2 Costa Rica Trip Review: Day 3  Costa Rica Trip … Read the Full Post