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[Updated 5/14/20] Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs
[Updated 5/14/20] Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

[Updated 5/14/20] Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

Introduction Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen credit card companies and loyalty programs introduce many consumer-friendly changes. There have been so many that it’s hard to keep up with everything! Last week, we published a summary of the consumer-friendly…

Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs
Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

Introduction While we’ve been on our housemoving-induced hiatus for the past few weeks and continuing even through today, we’ve seen credit card companies and loyalty programs introduce many consumer-friendly changes. There have been so many that it’s hard to keep…

Southwest Extending Flight Schedule Tomorrow Morning (Mar 12) – Tickets for Sale Through Oct 30
Southwest Extending Flight Schedule Tomorrow Morning (Mar 12) – Tickets for Sale Through Oct 30

Southwest Extending Flight Schedule Tomorrow Morning (Mar 12) – Tickets for Sale Through Oct 30

Executive Summary Here’s a heads-up that tomorrow morning (Thursday, March 12), Southwest will open its schedule for ticket purchases for flights through October 30, 2020. Why are we so excited about this particular schedule opening? Because it extends the schedule…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/20/20 – RC Visa; Hyatt-SLH promo; Chase Offer Hyatt House; Radisson Rewards; AA awards; Southwest; Marriott cards; Kimpton; new DFW & PHX lounges
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/20/20 – RC Visa; Hyatt-SLH promo; Chase Offer Hyatt House; Radisson Rewards; AA awards; Southwest; Marriott cards; Kimpton; new DFW & PHX lounges

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/20/20 – RC Visa; Hyatt-SLH promo; Chase Offer Hyatt House; Radisson Rewards; AA awards; Southwest; Marriott cards; Kimpton; new DFW & PHX lounges

We’re chock-full of Middle Age Miles News & Notes on MLK Day after a long flight from DFW to Seattle. But first, a quick moment in honor of Dr. King and his contributions to America and our civil rights movement.…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 10/28/19 – Safeway VGC deal; IHG PointBreaks; Apple shopping portal offers; Silvercar Amex Offer; AA new routes to NZ; Southwest schedule extension on Wed 10/30

Here are some Middle Age Miles News & Notes for this fine Monday, while we continue to work through what our strategy might be for the newly-revamped Amex Green personal card: 1. Safeway/Just 4 U – $10 off when you…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/27/19 – Raise/TCB; Barclays cards benefit changes; Staples fee-free VGCs; Hyatt; Adria; Southwest route news; Delta/LATAM; Vegas cab flat rates coming soon
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/27/19 – Raise/TCB; Barclays cards benefit changes; Staples fee-free VGCs; Hyatt; Adria; Southwest route news; Delta/LATAM; Vegas cab flat rates coming soon

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/27/19 – Raise/TCB; Barclays cards benefit changes; Staples fee-free VGCs; Hyatt; Adria; Southwest route news; Delta/LATAM; Vegas cab flat rates coming soon

This week we’ve been traveling to Seattle, so we’re a little behind on News & Notes for the past couple of days. Let’s do a quick catch-up of some interesting tidbits we’ve seen during the latter half of this week,…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/19/19 – AAdvantage; AA-Hyatt; Dosh-Sam’s Club; Best Western; Alaska PAE sale; Southwest schedule release info
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/19/19 – AAdvantage; AA-Hyatt; Dosh-Sam’s Club; Best Western; Alaska PAE sale; Southwest schedule release info

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/19/19 – AAdvantage; AA-Hyatt; Dosh-Sam’s Club; Best Western; Alaska PAE sale; Southwest schedule release info

Let’s jump right in to an interesting collection of Middle Age Miles “News & Notes” for today: 1. AAdvantage 25% Bonus on Some Hotel Point Transfers AAdvantage launched a new promo with a 25% bonus for converting hotel loyalty points…

Heads-Up! Southwest Is Opening Ticket Sales for Thanksgiving & Christmas Flights on Thursday 5/30/19
Heads-Up! Southwest Is Opening Ticket Sales for Thanksgiving & Christmas Flights on Thursday 5/30/19

Heads-Up! Southwest Is Opening Ticket Sales for Thanksgiving & Christmas Flights on Thursday 5/30/19

This article is a quick heads-up that Southwest is opening ticket sales for flights over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday period on Thursday, May 30, 2019. As you can see from the graphic above, Southwest flights are currently on sale…

Southwest News – Companion Pass Card Offer Ends Soon (Mon 2/11); Fare Sales This Week; Schedule Extension; Hawaii Flights Getting Closer
Southwest News – Companion Pass Card Offer Ends Soon (Mon 2/11); Fare Sales This Week; Schedule Extension; Hawaii Flights Getting Closer

Southwest News – Companion Pass Card Offer Ends Soon (Mon 2/11); Fare Sales This Week; Schedule Extension; Hawaii Flights Getting Closer

We know that lots of Middle Age Miles readers are Southwest loyalists, especially in our hometown of Dallas and our original home states of Arkansas and New Mexico. For that reason, we like to be sure to share important Southwest-related…

Southwest “Cyber Monday” Sale Through Thurs 11/29 + Stack with Southwest Vacations Cyber Week Promo
Southwest “Cyber Monday” Sale Through Thurs 11/29 + Stack with Southwest Vacations Cyber Week Promo

Southwest “Cyber Monday” Sale Through Thurs 11/29 + Stack with Southwest Vacations Cyber Week Promo

Southwest is advertising a “Cyber Monday” sale, but the sale actually runs through Thursday this week (November 29). This sale appears to be nationwide in the US (including Puerto Rico), but we’re not seeing any international destinations at first blush.…