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Ridiculous: Southwest Shames Passenger For Not Being Large Enough To Book A Second Seat

Most airlines have a procedure in place for passengers of size (those who can’t comfortably fit in one seat). The policy varies by airline, though virtually all airlines encourage such … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, Southwest

“This Summer My Family Took 8 Nearly-Free Flights & Saved $5,600!”

Lyn writes about how to travel cheap on her GotoTravelGal.com blog and recently told us how her family of 4 saved ~$5,600 by taking 8 one-way flights almost free this … Read entire article »

Filed under: British Airways, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, Southwest

Southwest Is Compensating Elites for Its System Glitch

On Tuesday, we reported that Southwest elites were losing their priority boarding on flights due to a system glitch. As a result of Rapid Rewards numbers being deleted from future reservations, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Southwest, The Points Guy

System Glitch Causes Southwest Elites to Lose Priority Boarding

Southwest is known for its customer-friendly approach to flying, and its most loyal members of the Rapid Rewards program — A-List and A-List Preferred members — are used to priority check-in. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Southwest, The Points Guy

How You Can Watch the Great Solar Eclipse From a Plane

Everyone knows by now that there is going to be a total solar eclipse all the way across the United States on August 21. But if you don’t want to … Read entire article »

Filed under: Delta, Southwest, The Points Guy, United Airlines

Reader Jenny Shares Why Southwest Is Perfect for Free Flights to Go Snowboarding!

Welcome to the next installment of our Reader Success Series where Million Mile Secrets Readers share how they booked a trip with miles & points to get Big Travel with Small Money! Jenny is our newest reader success story to … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, Southwest

Which Airline Partner to Select When Booking a Marriott Hotel + Air Package?

Redeeming Marriott points for a Hotel + Air package can be a great way to save money on a week-long vacation! And that’s why Million Mile Secrets reader, Ann, emailed: I have … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Million Mile Secrets, Other Airlines, Other Hotels, Southwest, United Airlines

7 Best Credit Cards to Help Achieve Your Travel Goals – August 2017

Million Mile Secrets readers have used the tips and tricks we share to take fantastic trips to spots in Asia and Europe, remote destinations like Easter Island, and more! And if you’re new … Read entire article »

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