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Save 20% Off Your Next 5 Uber Eats Orders

If you’re new to Uber you can signup via JJ’s referral link here. Existing users can go to the promotions field under your profile in the...

Who Is Responsible For The Disappearance Of El Al NYC-Tel Aviv Awards Via Qantas Points? Here Are The Workarounds You Can Use!

Read this first: Everything You Need To Know About Booking El Al Awards With Qantas! A few weeks ago I wrote about how El Al...

United Joins Delta In Backing CLEAR, Elites And Cardholders Get Free Or Discounted Memberships To The Gamechanging Service

PreCheck is great, but CLEAR is amazing. PreCheck costs $85 for 5 years (it's included for free with the excellent Global Entry, which costs $100...

Last Day To Book The Hyatt Párisi Udvar Hotel Budapest Before It Jumps From Category 2 To Category 5

Related post: Alila Hotels And Resorts Are A Bargain With Hyatt Points: Stay In A Villa With A Private Pool For Just 30K Points! The...

Save 22% Off Your Next 3 Uber Eats Orders

If you’re new to Uber you can signup via JJ’s referral link here. Existing users can go to the promotions field under your profile in the...

Southwest Is Pulling All Of Their Flights Out Of Newark

Southwest will end all service to Newark Airport after November 2nd. Currently, Southwest flies nonstop from Newark to Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Denver, Nashville, Oakland, Orlando,...

Save $5 Off Your Next 5 Uber Eats Orders

If you’re new to Uber you can signup via JJ’s referral link here. Existing users can go to the promotions field under your profile in the...

Get Fee-Waived $200 Mastercard Gift Cards From Staples This Week!

Staples is waiving the $6.95 purchase fee on $200 Mastercard gift cards from 7/21-7/27. This is valid in-store only. Use your Chase Ink Cash Business Card or Ink Plus...

JetBlue Customer Service Via SMS Is Awesome, Which Airlines Have You Texted With?

Last week I flew to Miami for my brother Dovid's son's bris. I booked a JetBlue flight and noticed that the price dropped after a...

Marriott’s CEO Thinks Hotel Resort Fees Are Like Airline Baggage Fees

Washington DC's attorney general is suing Marriott for charging resort fees and failing to properly disclose them. Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson thinks these are like...

American Adds Online Booking For JAL Awards, Roundup Of AA Awards Bookable Online And Links For AA’s Old And New Search Engines

American continues to add partner airlines on the AA.com award search. That's great as American's operational performance is just abysmal these days. I'm either...

ANA’s New Business And First Class Looks Amazing, It’s Also The Biggest Mileage Bargain Around

ANA revealed their new business and first class cabin on their 777-300ERs and it looks pretty awesome: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QXGRW2oyl7Y&feature=youtu.be   I flew ANA First Class from Tokyo to...

El Al Goes Dynamic, Removes The Ability To Search For Standard Award Tickets; Here’s What It Means For Matmid And Qantas Members

In 2015 Delta removed their award charts. They dynamically price their award tickets based on demand and sales that they run. United will do...

El Al’s London King David Lounge Has Closed And Is Now A Priority Pass Art And Lounge; Is Paris Next?

El Al's King David Lounges are one of their competitive advantages. In Tel Aviv the only other lounge option are the Dan Lounges, which...

End Of The Road For Sde Dov Airport, El Al’s First Class, And El Al’s 747s; Video Of El Al’s Queen Of The Skies...

It's been an eventful week for Israeli aviation. Tel Aviv's Sde Dov Airport (SDV) closed for good on Monday. Ynet has a good history of the...

Save $50 Off $150 Of Activities And Broadway Shows From Expedia!

Save $50 Off $150 Of Activities From Expedia! Save $50 off $150 of activities with code (Exp 7/7 or while supplies last): SUMMER50 Activity must take...

BP Driver Rewards: Are You Better Off Earning United Miles Or Fuel Rewards?

Update: BP Driver Rewards and BP United Miles are ending on 9/30. If you have any rewards you'll want to use them by that...

Flying Blue Promo Awards: Fly Between Select North American Cities And Europe, Israel, Or Russia From Just 13K Miles!

Flying Blue Promo Awards: Fly Between Select North American And Europe, Israel, Or Russia From Just 13K Miles! Flying Blue considers Israel to be part...

JetBlue Flash Sale On Select Flights From $20 Or 500 Points Each Way!

JetBlue Flash Sale On Select Flights From $19.30 Or 400 Points Each Way! JetBlue flights include free speedy WiFi, live TV, snacks, carry-ons, and assigned seats...

Rare United Polaris Business Class Saver Award And Upgrade Space Nonstop Between North America And Tel Aviv!

United has excellent nonstop award availability between North America and Israel in coach, especially for United cardholders who have access to greatly expanded award availability. However...

Stack 25% Off Plus $5 Off $20 Or $10 Off $50, Plus Get Free Shipping On All Hydro Flasks; One Of My Essential Travel...

Save 25% And Get Free Shipping Sitewide Hydro Flasks Hydro Flask is discontinuing several colors and is offering 25% off and free shipping sitewide though...

Ends Today! Transfer AMEX Points To Virgin Atlantic And Get A 30% Bonus: Expanded Delta Award Space, ANA First Class Bargains, And More!

Update 6/30: The AMEX transfer promotion ends today! Update: 6/22: The Citi transfer promotion ends today! Update, 5/19: You can now also get a 30% bonus...

Everything You Need To Know About Booking El Al Awards With Qantas!

“All about” posts take an in-depth look into various topics. See all of them here. Have a topic you want to read more about? Sound off in...

Get $10 Off $300 Of Visa Gift Cards From Office Max Or Office Depot This Week

You can get $10 off $300 of Visa gift cards from Office Max or Office Depot stores from today through 7/6. Use your Chase Ink Cash Business Card or...

Get Fee-Waived $200 Visa Gift Cards From Staples This Week!

Staples is waiving the $6.95 purchase fee on $200 Visa gift cards through 7/6 in-store only. Use your Chase Ink Cash Business Card or Ink Plus card and...

My Thoughts On 2 Fascinating Mileage And Credit Card Articles In The Wall Street Journal And What Chase And United Can Do To Fix...

On Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal wrote an article titled "The Best Frequent-Flier Awards Programs of 2019." On Thursday, the Wall Street Journal wrote an...

Has Qantas Killed Their Incredible 44% Stacking Transfer Bonus?

Another day, another Qantas post. Unfortunate this time it's for some bad news. This has certainly been the month of Qantas: 5 weeks ago we...

Earn Up To 100,000 Avios With the Chase British Airways Card

Earn Up To 100,000 Avios With the Chase British Airways Card Welcome bonus: You can earn 50K British Airways Avios for opening the Chase British Airways...

Flash Sale: Transfer Citi ThankYou Points To Avianca Lifemiles And Get A 30% Bonus!

Transfer Citi ThankYou Points Or Hotel Points To Avianca Lifemiles And Get A 25% Bonus! Redeem United Award Flights For Just 6,000 Points! You can...

Delta Flash Sale: Fly Delta Premium Select Class From Most US Cities To Europe For Just 68K Miles Round-Trip!

Delta Flash Sale: Fly Delta Premium Select Class From Most US Cities To Europe For Just 68K Miles Round-Trip! Delta is having a flash sale...

Qantas Adds The Ability To Book Same Day Award Tickets! New Comparison Of Qantas And El Al Award Rates With Taxes And Fees Included!

Related posts (Read these first!): Qantas Adds The Ability To Book El Al Award Tickets From 2 More US Cities! 1 Week Left For Dirt...

Qantas Removes Erroneous Award Fees On El Al Flights! Here Are The Current Fees And The Bargain Infant Fees Between The US And Israel!

Update: Several DDF members have received a refund of the extra taxes paid by sending an SMS to Qantas at 1-478-772-6827. One reader said...

Chase Freedom Unlimited: Earn 3 Points Per Dollar On Up To $20K In Spending In the First Year

The Chase Freedom Unlimited Card is an amazing all-around no annual fee credit card. It's marketed as earning 1.5% cash back, but it actually earns 1.5...

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