Update on AmEx Platinum Credit for Losing AA/US Lounges

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On Monday, I reminded people to either (1) use the AmEx Platinum credit they received for losing American Airlines/US Airways lounge access, or (2) to call in to American Express and ask if they could get a credit on their Platinum card(s) if they didn't already have one. Regarding #2, … [Read more...]

AmEx Platinum Statement Credit for losing AA/US lounges

Did you receive a statement credit offer on your AmEx Platinum?

Over the weekend, American Express Platinum members lost lounge access to American Airlines Admirals Clubs and US Airways Clubs. This policy change was announced in the beginning of December (December 4, 2013, to be exact).  Many of us received e-mails from American Express with the … [Read more...]

New Amex EveryDay Cards Make It Easier to Earn Membership Rewards

Amex EveryDay

American Express is launching two new credit cards on April 2, so you can expect lots of posts when that day arrives. Probably not from me, though, so I’ll just take a moment now to let you know what to expect. These are credit cards, not charge cards, so you’ll be able to pay the … [Read more...]

What Did I Miss?

Sometimes I like to slip away without telling anyone. My dad is on a quest to spend his money before I get my grubby hands on it and treated the family to a trip to the Virgin Islands last week. I scheduled a few posts but had almost no Internet access for the better part of ten days. … [Read more...]

Singapore A380 Suites & New 777 First to India: Booking

A pretty straightforward redemption to India

Introduction/Booking New LAX Star Alliance Lounge/Tom Bradley International Terminal Singapore A380 Suites, Los Angeles to Tokyo-Narita ANA Suite Lounge (Satellite 4) and United Club, Tokyo-Narita Singapore A380 Suites, Tokyo-Narita to Singapore Singapore Changi Ambassador Transit … [Read more...]

100K Miles, Lounge Access, & $200 Credit for AAdvantage World Elite MasterCard

Citi Executive AAdvantage card

Citi released an offer today for the Citi Executive® / AAdvantage® World Elite™ MasterCard® that offers 100,000 bonus miles and a $200 statement credit. (No, it is not an affiliate link.) This is the best offer I have seen for this card, which just last week had already seen a temporary … [Read more...]