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We’re Learning Exactly the Wrong Lessons From the Brussels and Istanbul Attacks

Air travel remains safe, both in the US and in Europe, despite recent high profile incidents in Brussels and Istanbul. Nonetheless we do need to be vigilant and adapt … Link to entire article »

Filed under: View from the Wing

AMAZING AFRICA FARES FROM $390 ROUNDTRIP from DC/New York to South Africa

Expedia's New Zealand website is offering better deals than other sites right now. That's the Expedia site that issues tickets in New Zealand, pricing them in New Zealand dollars. … Link to entire article »

Filed under: View from the Wing

Earn 10X Chase Ultimate Rewards Points on Hotels and Car Rentals With Your Freedom Card!

Check your email!  Via Reddit, you can earn 10% cash back (10X Chase Ultimate Rewards points!) on up to $2,500 in combined purchases with your Chase Freedom card on hotels … Link to entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, Hyatt, Million Mile Secrets, United Airlines

Here’s an Amtrak Lounge You’ll Actually Want to Visit

Amtrak has never been known for offering luxurious lounges with special amenities like some airlines or other brands do, but our national railroad is working to improve its reputation — starting with the … Link to entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

Earn 10x Chase Points On Hotels & Car Rentals Booked In July

Chase has a promotion for those with the Chase Freedom who are looking to book travel this month. Through this promotion you can earn 10x points with the Chase Freedom for hotel and car rental bookings … Link to entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, One Mile at a Time

Earn 5x Points At Restaurants Starting Today

Today is the start of a new quarter, which means it’s also the start of a new 5x points category with the Chase Freedom. The Chase Freedom is one of my favorite … Link to entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, One Mile at a Time

Fly From 7 Cities to Europe for 25% Off With Points You Might Already Have!

Do you live near Atlanta, Boston, Calgary, Chicago, Houston, Minneapolis, or Toronto?  The new Flying Blue Promo Awards could be a good deal for you! Even if you’ve never used Flying Blue … Link to entire article »

Filed under: American Express, British Airways, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, Southwest, Ultimate Rewards