United Award Sale: 20% Off Flights to Australia, Portugal, Singapore and Iceland

United is offering a sale on award flights on select international routes. Right now you can receive 20% off saver economy awards when flying from the continental US or Alaska (sorry, Hawaii residents) to the following destinations:

Porto, Portugal (OPO) for 48,000 miles + taxes and fees from $75 round-trip
Reykjavik, Iceland (KEF) for 48,000 miles + taxes and fees from $60 round-trip
Singapore (SIN) for 64,000 award miles + taxes and fees from $55 round-trip
Sydney, Australia (SYD) for 64,000 award miles + taxes and fees from $125 round-trip.


Chase $500 Checking and Savings Bonus Publicly Now Available Online

Update 4: This $500 bonus is only working for some, apparently based on geographic location. Click and see if it works for you.

Update 3: Remember, there’s also a $300 savings bonus for $25k deposit available online. Should be possible to do the $300 checking and $300 savings using the separate links.

Update 2: A lot of people are getting the following error:

Congratulations, you’re all set!


[Summer] American – $393: Philadelphia – Shannon, Ireland. Roundtrip, including all Taxes

Sample Travel Date:
August 21st – 28th
This is just ONE SAMPLE travel date, for more availability, please follow the “Fare Availability” and “How to Search for Availability” instructions below
Fare Availability:
Valid for travel from April – early May or mid August – September. A 7 day minimum stay is required. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 28 days in advance of departure
Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone. LEARN MORE!



Heard the rumors about Qatar Airways business class? They’re all true. It’s sublime. Dine on demand food, attentive crews, state of the art seats and fully flat beds make for a truly luxurious experience. And one of the newest fleets in the sky with cool new planes even means less jet lag, too! And for 80,000 points round trip, or just 40,000 points one way, you can enjoy a whole lot of it, without breaking the bank. Here’s how to enjoy Qatar Airways using points, to the max! LEARN MORE!


Yes, It’s Actually Possible to Fly to Tahiti Using Miles & Points!

Starting October 30, 2018, United Airlines will launch a new non-stop flight from San Francisco to Tahiti. This is exciting because it gives folks traveling to Tahiti or Bora Bora another option besides departing from Los Angeles!

And the best part is you can redeem United Airlines miles to book an award flight on the new route. Remember, you can transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards points to United Airlines at a 1:1 ratio. So folks who collect my favorite flexible points can use rewards to save money on flights to Tahiti! LEARN MORE!


New Citi AA 60K offer (but maybe you can do even better)

here is a new working link out to earn 60,000 American Airlines AAdvantage miles after opening a Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite Mastercard and spending $3,000 in the first three months. Even better, Doctor of Credit reports that many people have continued to report being able to match to a 75,000 point offer via secure message. LEARN MORE!