Delta Reserve American Express

August 14, 2015

Review of the Delta Reserve American Express Card The Delta Reserve American Express® is the most exclusive of three cards offered by Delta. As a new Reserve cardholder, you will receive 10,000 bonus miles and 10,000 Medallion Qualifying Miles (MQMs) with your first purchase. Medallion Qualifying Miles are status miles that count toward your elite Delta SkyMiles Medallion status without even having to fly. It’s […]

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United Mileage Plus Explorer Card

August 14, 2015

Review of the United Airlines Mileage Plus Explorer Card In a recent study, United recently ranked high in award seat availability with 87.1% of flights found to have standard award seat availability. With this card you can do even better. Explorer cardholders have unrestricted access (100% of all flights) to standard award seats.  If there’s […]

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New United MileagePlus Club Card Review

August 14, 2015

Review of the United MileagePlus® Club Card United has partnered with Chase to offer an additional card option alongside the United MileagePlus Explorer Card.  The United MileagePlus® Club Card offers cardmembers access to United Clubs at airports, Premier Access priority airport services, free first and second checked bags, and no foreign transaction fees.  New cardholders will […]

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Capital One Venture Card

July 22, 2015

This post may contain references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. You may read our advertising policy here. Review of the Capital One® Venture® Card The Capital One Venture Card is a top-rated miles card.  It offers the flexibility to use your miles […]

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Delta Medallion Status Match/ Challenge

June 12, 2015

How to Status Match to Delta Medallion Elite Status Who is Eligible:  All customers holding elite status on another airline. Who is Excluded:  SkyMiles members who have received a status match or complimentary Medallion status in the past. How to Status Match: Gather documentation:  a legible copy of your current elite card or current statement […]

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Disney’s Premier Visa Card Review

June 4, 2015

Review of Disney’s Premier Visa Card The new Disney Rewards® Visa® Card is great for families with kids and anyone else who’s a kid at heart. New cardholders will receive a $100 statement credit after spending $500 within the first 3 months from account opening. The most rewarding feature of the card is your ability to earn […]

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Virgin America Status Match

June 2, 2015

Virgin America Will Match Elite Status on U.S. Airlines Virgin America will match elite status with United, American, Southwest, and Delta for a 90 day period.  After the 90 days, you must earn a certain number of status points during a 90 day challenge period. You must sign up for Elevate or already be a […]

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Gold Delta SkyMiles® Card by American Express®

May 27, 2015

Review of the Gold Delta SkyMiles Card from American Express The Gold Delta SkyMiles® card by American Express® is one of three cards offered by Delta.  Of these, the Gold version has the lowest fee ($95), but reduced benefits in comparison to the Platinum and Reserve cards. Gold cardholders earn 2 miles per dollar on purchases with Delta […]

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Platinum Delta SkyMiles American Express Card

April 15, 2015

Review of the Platinum Delta SkyMiles American Express Card The Platinum Delta SkyMiles ® card by American Express® is one of three credit cards offered by Delta.  This card sits in the middle– between the lower fee/lower benefits Gold card and the higher fee/higher benefits Reserve card. Platinum cardholders earn 2 miles per dollar on purchases with Delta and 1 mile per dollar […]

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Hawaii Honeymoon: Two Weeks in Paradise Part Two – Maui

February 3, 2014

~Guest Post by Flynn~  Maui – Aloha! Our first stop in Maui was the Ritz Carlton Kapalua Resort, another American Express Platinum card-booked hotel. If you haven’t already, I would read Brian’s post about the American Express Platinum card and consider applying if you’re a frequent traveler. We did just that for this honeymoon and […]

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