Virgin America & Virgin Atlantic to Cut Ties

One Reddit user seems to have stumbled upon a story that both Virgin Atlantic and Virgin America were keen to keep quiet since they had made no public announcement about it at all. The user was trying to book partner…

Do Any Credit Cards Earn Top-Tier Hotel Elite Status?

Continuing our series on the best ways to achieve hotel elite status, this week we look at whether you can earn top-tier elite status in a hotel loyalty program as a benefit of holding a credit card alone? And if not, is there a fast track to achieving the highest tier on the loyalty ladder.

100% Bonus on IHG Points Purchase

This promotion has ended. Rarely does purchasing points from any reward program have much value. Typically it is always better to hold cash and earn your points in some other way. However, every so often an airline or hotel will put…

Etihad Launches New Business Class Amenity Kits

Things have been busy for airlines and their amenity kits recently, with both British Airways and JetBlue launching revamped amenity kits. Not to be outdone, Etihad has updated and launched a new line of amenity kits with the collaboration of…

Massive Changes to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club

Virgin Atlantic has joined the slew of major airlines that have recently overhauled their frequent flyer programs. Unfortunately, with the company moving to a more revenue-focused program, there is little good news in the overhaul of Flying Club for economy…

JetBlue & British Airways Overhaul Amenity Kits

In the last week, premium cabin travelers across both sides of the Atlantic have had something new and exciting to look forward to. Both JetBlue and British Airways have announced new amenity kits for passengers. British Airways will be to…

Which Credit Card Should You Use to Pay Award Taxes & Fees?

Using the right credit card to pay for the taxes and fees associated with your award ticket can really save you in a pinch. The card you use may come with significant insurance that could cover you for reasons ranging from weather to medical emergency. You may not need any travel insurance depending on the benefits afforded to you just by using the right credit card.