Avoiding The Upcoming AAdvantage Devaluation

“…My favorite redemption with AA miles is first class from the United States to Asia. Currently, these awards price from 62,500 to 67,5000 miles one-way depending on your destination within Asia — come March 22, 2016, the price of these same seats raise to either 80,000 or 110,000 miles!

Read more at: Only 69 Days Until the American Airlines Devaluation — Here’s What You Need to Do NOW | Frugal Travel Guy…”

You can book tickets now under the old award chart, for travel up to February 2017.

Comparing Elite Status of Four Major US Airlines

Scott Mackenzie does a thorough comparison of the benefits of status across Alaska, American, Delta and United airlines. Status is worthwhile, often granting free checked luggage, free preferred seating and upgrades.



How to Save on Rental Cars at ATL, DEN, DFW, JFK, LAS, LAX, ORD, PHX, SEA, SFO, etc.

Rent cars off-airport to save on big fees. Post tells dollar amount of savings at various airports.



Now is a Great Time to Get PreCheck thru Global Entry

PreCheck lets you leave laptop and liquids in carry-on and leave your shoes on. Don’t sign up for PreCheck ($85/5 years), instead sign up for Global Entry ($100/5 years) which gives you free PreCheck.