Reader Question: How Do I Avoid El Al Fees For Seat Assignments On Qantas Booked Flights?

Several readers have asked what they can do about being told there is a $20 fee for getting seat assignments or even requesting mehadrin...

Reader Question: How Do You Get A Subscribe And Save Discount As Well As A Prime No Rush Shipping Credit?

A commenter asked, "Can someone explain why JJ writes “Plus Prime No Rush Credit”? How do you get no rush credit with Subscribe and...

Reader Question: Is It Possible To Earn United Elite Status Solely From Their Credit Cards?

Earlier today I wrote about United's new elite status requirements, which will mean you'll need to spend more to earn United status. You'll want...

Reader Question: What Do I Do About Fake Damage Charges From Israeli Car Rental Agencies?

I love traveling to Israel, but there are certainly some pain points besides the long flight. One is Kashrus. I've been to Israel 6 times...

Reader Question: What Should I Do With My AMEX Points If I Want To Close My Business Platinum Card?

The Business Platinum® Card from American Express is one of the most feature laden credit cards out there. Those features come at a cost...

Reader Question: Which Chase Ink Card Should I Apply For?

Which Chase Ink card should you have? The Chase Ink credit cards are some of the best business credit cards in the marketplace. There are...

Reader Question: Is United Basic Economy Actually Better Than Spirit?

On a recent United airfare deal a commenter asked why the $65 transcontinental price was special given that you can typically find a similar...

Reader Question: Does El Al Owe Compensation For The Flight 8 Diversion? [El Al Responds: No, We Do Not]

Update: El Al has told customers that they will not be paying out the mandatory Israeli delayed flight compensation for Flight 8 as the...

DDFB Question Of The Day: Global Entry Or TSA PreCheck?

In 2008 the DansDeals Forums (DDF) was launched for people to be able to discuss deals, miles, and destinations at length and the DansDeals...

DDFB Question Of The Day: Have Expanded Award Seats For United Cardholders Gone Away?

In 2008 the DansDeals Forums (DDF) was launched for people to be able to discuss deals, miles, and destinations at length and the DansDeals...

“Save My AA Miles!”

Related post: Saving Aeroplan Miles. Ush wrote in a comment in the discussion post, "I have some AA points expiring next week i have signed up...

Help! My Miles Are Expiring!

Eli wrote in a comment, "My air canada miles are expiring tomorrow due to no activity do u know of any way i can keep...

TomTom One Portable Refurbished GPS/In-Car Navigation System, Normally $299. Now Just $159.99 Shipped From Amazon!

TomTom One GPS Linky Worried about it being refurbished? Buy it on your Starwood AMEX and have a 3 month return privilege in case you’re...

What To Do Once You Get The 7200 RPM Notebook Hard Drive?

Update: Asher O. points out that Newegg has a 2.5" enclosure for just $5.84 after a $13.99 rebate...    An anonymous commenter said, "hey dan i bought the...

Starwood 15,000 Points Promo Posts Fast!

Update: Expired ----------------------------------------------------------- From my inbox: Dan, So I caved in and switched to the starwood card (The 20,000 point tickets to Brazil was the deal sealer for...

Reader Request: Brazilian Cell Phone Info!

Anon asked in a comment,"Dan - quick question...being that you are the Brazil maven...I'm going to brazil this week for a wedding and I...

Reader Request: SD Cards!

Zak asked in a comment,"Im leaving on birthright in a month, and staying the whole summer, and I need a second 2gig SD card....

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