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Earn Alaska, Delta, And United Bonus Miles For Holiday Shopping

Online shopping portals can be a great way to pick up additional miles & points for purchases you’d make anyway. Just for following a specific link you can earn bonus points … Read entire article »

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Do I Have to Pay With My Credit Card to Get a Free Checked Bag at Smaller Airlines?

“Reader Questions” are answered twice a week — Mondays and Fridays — by TPG Senior Writer Julian Mark Kheel. When it comes to the legacy airlines — American, Delta and United … Read entire article »

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How To Score A Cash Upgrade To Alaska First Class

Different airlines take different approaches to monetizing their first class cabin when it comes to unsold seats. While the most common way to get upgraded to first class is using … Read entire article »

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The Best and Worst Airlines and Airports in the US: September 2017

Hawaiian Airlines ruled the skies for the month of September, while JetBlue struggled to keep up, and Newark Liberty was arguably the worst major airport in the US, according to … Read entire article »

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5 Things to Know About Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is different than most other US carriers’ programs, with unique features like having airline partners across multiple alliances and separate award charts for each partner. These … Read entire article »

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Wear An Ugly Sweater And Get Priority Boarding On Alaska & Virgin America

December 15, 2017, is National Ugly Holiday Sweater Day (apparently?). To celebrate, Alaska Airlines and Virgin America are offering priority boarding to those who wear ugly holiday sweaters on that … Read entire article »

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Alaska Airlines and Air France-KLM Are Ending Their Partnership

Alaska Airlines announced on Wednesday that it’s cutting partner ties with Air France-KLM. As of April 30, 2018, you’ll no longer be able to earn Mileage Plan miles with Air … Read entire article »

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Alaska & Air France-KLM Are Cutting Ties As Of April 30, 2018

This comes as no surprise whatsoever, and is something I predicted last week, when Alaska’s latest commercial about their partner airlines conveniently had Air France-KLM missing from the lineup. Alaska Airlines … Read entire article »

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