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I hope that you’ve enjoyed the past week of travel information – here’s a recap of what you may have missed from Points With a Crew over the past week or so

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The biggest news of the week was the fact that American Express SHUT DOWN most people’s Bluebird / Serve account.

My account has escaped the carnage (so far), but we’re still looking for patterns regarding who got shutdown and who did not.

And here I was worried about this “important” notice to everyone’s Serve account





Mrs. PWaC was commenting over dinner the other day about the amazing sights we saw in 2015

So like any good travel blogger, I turned it into a post!

Read more at: The 9 amazing sights I saw this year



I used 50,000 Avios to book 2 business class tickets on Aer Lingus back in September

Our flight was canceled (!), and we were rebooked in Economy

Now, 4 months later, I’m STILL trying to get my 25,000 Avios back




There are 3 good parts to making sure you’re getting the most of the miles and points for your credit cards.

First it’s signing up for new cards – here’s the 140,000 miles plus cash I got from my latest credit card churn

Santa got me a travel hacking present to organize my credit cards

And now it’s time to clean out my credit cards



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Miles, Points and Credit Cards

Other travel news

If you’re still up for more travel reading, here’s last week’s recap: What’s better? 100,000 points for a few hours work, or my awesome travel hacking Christmas present?


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