News Update Stolen Points and the Miles We Left Behind
I read a lot of stories each week. When I see ones of interest, I mark them so I can share them with everyone. Did you read anything this week that is worth noting? Let me know and I can share it on a future news update.
My IHG Points Were Stolen, and IHG Won’t Help – This was a lot of points to be taken from you. I hope that IHG will change their stance and a resolution can be obtained.
Confession: The Miles I Missed and Mistakes I’ve Made – I missed out on a lot of points because I didn’t realize how easy it was to put everyday spend on a points credit card and watch the balances grow. I think I also had hard earned miles (butt in seat) expire as well.
How to Get a Metal American Express Platinum Card – As you’ve probably heard, American Express raised the price of the Platinum card and they converted the new cards to metal as well as added the uber credit. It is now possible for existing cardholders to order a new metal card prior to them automatically sending it out.
WANT A VIDEO TOUR OF CATHAY PACIFIC’S HEATHROW FIRST CLASS LOUNGE? – It is cool that this blogger took the time to put together this video tour. What do you think?
JAPAN AIRLINES FIRST CLASS NRT-ORD GAVE ME A $400 CHAMPAGNE PILLOW – This blogger brings his monkey everywhere he goes. It makes for some fun pictures. Here the monkey gets to experience JAL First Class.
Review: United Airlines Boeing 787 Economy Class, SFO to Singapore – While it is nice to be in a premium cabin from time to time, most of us travel in economy. Here is a review on the Dreamliner flying United from San Francisco to Singapore. Have you been on the Dreamliner?
Free Domestic Lounge Access for United Gold Elites and Higher – Here is a tip for United Airlines elite members. You can access some of the US based lounges so long as they are operated by a different airline.
Have a great weekend everyone!
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