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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…

All-Time High 75k Sign-Up Bonuses on Chase Southwest Personal Cards – Through Referral Only (Link Provided Here) – Use Toward Companion Pass!
All-Time High 75k Sign-Up Bonuses on Chase Southwest Personal Cards – Through Referral Only (Link Provided Here) – Use Toward Companion Pass!

All-Time High 75k Sign-Up Bonuses on Chase Southwest Personal Cards – Through Referral Only (Link Provided Here) – Use Toward Companion Pass!

Executive Summary This week, Chase and Southwest have introduced all-time high sign-up bonus offers on the three Chase Southwest co-branded personal credit cards. If you’re eligible to get a Chase Southwest card, you can earn a sign-up bonus of up…

Recalibrating Our Baseline Values for Points & Miles
Recalibrating Our Baseline Values for Points & Miles

Recalibrating Our Baseline Values for Points & Miles

Introduction When you are earning points and miles and considering possible redemptions, it is critically important to have a general understanding of the value of those points and miles.  All points and miles are not created equal! Thus, back in September 2018…

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…

Earn Extra Miles for Your Early Holiday Shopping – Portal Bonuses from Alaska, American, Southwest & United
Earn Extra Miles for Your Early Holiday Shopping – Portal Bonuses from Alaska, American, Southwest & United

Earn Extra Miles for Your Early Holiday Shopping – Portal Bonuses from Alaska, American, Southwest & United

Several of the major airline shopping portals are running bonus promotions for your early holiday shopping. We’re seeing bonus offers from Alaska, American, Southwest and United (but not Delta; not sure why). Each bonus offer period runs from now through…