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How to Earn Delta Medallion Elite Status Without Flying

Over the last few years, Delta has removed a lot of value from its SkyMiles program. Changes like switching to a revenue-based model, removing award charts from its website and restricting mixed-cabin … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Delta, The Points Guy

Last-Minute Elite Status Strategies for American AAdvantage

We’re in the second half of the year, and that means one thing: the deadline for airline elite status qualification is quickly approaching. With limited time to qualify or requalify, … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, The Points Guy

Last-Minute Elite Status Strategies for United Premier

We’re in the second half of the year, and that means one thing: the deadline for airline elite status qualification is quickly approaching. With limited time left to qualify or … Read entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy, United Airlines

Last-Minute Elite Status Strategies for Delta Medallion

We’re in the second half of the year, and that means one thing: the deadline for airline elite status qualification is quickly approaching. With limited time to qualify or requalify, … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Credit Cards, Delta, The Points Guy

How to Get Airline Elite Status Quickly

When it comes to airline elite status, things have changed quite a bit over the last few years. Delta and United made enormous changes to their award-mileage and elite-qualification programs … Read entire article »

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

Want a Free Upgrade to Main Cabin Extra or Preferred on AA? Try Not Selecting a Seat

Like most airlines, American Airlines charges a premium for seats in economy that have extra legroom or are toward the front of the cabin, calling them Main Cabin Extra (MCE) or … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, The Points Guy

Can I Stack Two Gold Elite Statuses Together To Get Diamond?

“Reader Questions” are answered three days a week — Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays — by TPG Senior Writer Julian Mark Kheel. There are more than a few credit cards that come … Read entire article »

Filed under: Hilton, Marriott, The Points Guy

7 Premium Travel Cards That Are Worth the High Annual Fee

Premium credit cards may scare many people away with their $400+ annual fees, but travel rewards enthusiasts know that despite the high price tag, these cards can offer exceptional value. In this … Read entire article »

Filed under: Credit Cards, The Points Guy