Read More Best Ways to Redeem Hilton Honors Points

Best Ways to Redeem Hilton Honors Points

Hilton unveiled a complete revamp of its Honors loyalty program, including scrapping its award redemption chart, in 2017. Now the number of points needed to redeem for an award room is based on factors including hotel brand, type of room and the date it’s booked. Below we outline how to make the most of your […]

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Read More Mixed-Cabin Awards on United: Tactics to Ensure You Sit in Business or First Class

Mixed-Cabin Awards on United: Tactics to Ensure You Sit in Business or First Class

United.com is one of the more accessible airline sites to search for award flights and premium cabin upgrades. However, if you’re on the hunt for the hardest-to-score MileagePlus® loyalty program awards — business and first class seats — you’ll eventually run into the frustrating ‘Mixed Cabin’ message, as illustrated on the Chicago-Kahului, Hawaii, flight below: […]

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Read More How to Earn United Premier Qualifying Miles Without Flying

How to Earn United Premier Qualifying Miles Without Flying

The information related to the United MileagePlus® Club Card and Delta Reserve® Credit Card from American Express has been collected by CompareCards and has not been reviewed or provided by the issuer of this card prior to publication. When the end of the calendar year gets closer, those with airline loyalty program elite status may start to feel the pressure if they’re a bit short of what […]

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Read More Blue Delta SkyMiles vs. Gold Delta SkyMiles: Which Offers More Miles?

Blue Delta SkyMiles vs. Gold Delta SkyMiles: Which Offers More Miles?

The Blue Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express is the only $0 annual fee option that earns Delta miles with every purchase. But it comes with fewer benefits than the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express, including key perks like priority boarding and free checked luggage. But which card is better for your wallet? Here’s the short answer: You can earn more miles from the Blue Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express […]

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Read More What Airlines Are Not Bookable via the Chase Ultimate Rewards Site and How to Book Them

What Airlines Are Not Bookable via the Chase Ultimate Rewards Site and How to Book Them

One of the biggest benefits of having the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card or the Chase Sapphire Reserve® in your wallet is having two ways to use points to book airline flights. The first is transferring the Chase points you earn on those cards to the loyalty programs of nine airline partners and redeeming them for flights. The second is using […]

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Read More How to Upgrade to Hawaiian Airlines First Class Without Paying Full Price

How to Upgrade to Hawaiian Airlines First Class Without Paying Full Price

Hawaiian Airlines has one of the better first/business class cabins for its long-haul flights, with lie-flat seats, gourmet island cuisine and exclusive amenities, so an upgrade is an excellent way to get your vacation started right. Upgrades using HawaiianMiles loyalty program miles aren’t an incredible bargain, but for a special occasion, they’re often better than […]

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Read More Traveling Abroad? These Credit Cards Offer the Best Emergency Medical Coverage

Traveling Abroad? These Credit Cards Offer the Best Emergency Medical Coverage

The information related to the Citi Prestige® Credit Card has been collected by CompareCards and has not been reviewed or provided by the issuer of this card prior to publication. Imagine you’re hiking in the Himalayas or on a rural safari in Kenya, enjoying the scenery, and you become severely injured. The closest medical facility is hundreds of miles […]

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