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United’s Earnings Call: Re-Banking Hubs Sells Credit Cards, and They Aren’t Really Devaluing MileagePlus

I think that Scott Kirby destroys customer experience. Any investment that can't be proven on a spreadsheet doesn't get made or at a minimum is given short shrift in … Link to entire article »

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Giveaway: Geek Out at an Exclusive Event at the Space Shuttle Endeavour

Chances are if you’re a reader of TPG, you’ve got some experience under your belt when it comes to flying. But, you’ve probably never flown out of the atmosphere before. … Link to entire article »

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Priority Pass Members Have Access to an Expanded Lounge in Boston

The second phase of The Club lounge in Boston Logan’s (BOS) Terminal E is now open for business. The Club first opened in BOS in January 2017, and as of … Link to entire article »

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Wow: Southwest Companion Pass After One Purchase No Longer Targeted (California Residents Only)

Southwest is battling Alaska/Virgin America for California supremacy and this is a huge tactic to lock in customers. Continue reading Wow: Southwest Companion Pass After One Purchase No Longer Targeted (California … Link to entire article »

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Qantas Offers Americans a Free Passport to Visit Australia

Qantas Airways has been on a roll recently.The Australia-based carrier announced last week that it will add an additional service from Los Angeles (LAX) and Melbourne (MEL) with its new Boeing 787-9 … Link to entire article »

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Chicago Says Cops Were at Fault in David Dao Dragging, Fires Two Officers

When David Dao was dragged off of a United Express flight in April, everything that could possibly have gone wrong did. The Chicago's Office of Inspector General has finally concluded that … Link to entire article »

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Live in California? Here’s an Incredibly Easy Way to Earn the BEST Deal in Travel!

I recently let y’all know about a targeted offer to earn the Southwest Companion Pass (the BEST deal in travel!) with a single purchase on the Chase Southwest card. And now, via … Link to entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets