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If you haven’t been following along with every word that I’ve written over the past week (and why not!), here are some of the top posts from Points With a Crew that you may have missed.
- How to book flights on United and American without paying the $75 close in booking fee – United and American charge $75 extra if you book an award flight within 21 days of departure – find out the tricks to avoid those fees!
- Free money at Staples! – As of this week, you can get a $20 gift card if you buy $300 in Mastercards at Staples (if you can still find them in stock!!)For some reason, my Staples store has a big sign saying “We are unable to activate gift cards at this time”
- Which hotels give dinner for free? A comprehensive list of which hotel chains regularly give free dinner in addition to free breakfast. This is one of the best perks out there for family travel.
- If you haven’t already signed up for the IHG Pointbreaks for October and November – find out which of the hotels are already sold out!
- Test drive a Cadillac and get 7500 American AAdvantage miles, and 2000 bonus miles through the AA shopping portal – 2 great ways to get a bunch of American miles
- ? – As part of a recent trip, I had the opportunity to take a “bump” on Southwest where I would get to my destination 9 hours later but might get vouchers worth somewhere close to $1000. What would you have done?
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