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Icelandic carrier WOW AIR goes bust and cancels all flights, effective immediately. Here’s what to do if you purchased a WOW AIR flight with an elite credit card.

WOW AIR Files for Bankruptcy: Am I Protected by My Elite Credit Card?

Icelandic carrier WOW AIR, which services routes between Iceland, Europe, Asia, and North America, has officially ceased operation. According to the airline, “All WOW...
Discover how to get the most cash back from a top-tier credit card.

Optimizing Cash Back Redemptions Using Elite Credit Cards

Plenty of us love using our hard-earned credit card points for travel rewards, but for many an affluent credit card holder, cash back trumps...
Look forward to exclusive discounts and perks at Farmhouse Inn in Sonoma County when using any card in the Luxury Card portfolio.

Luxury Card Releases Luxury Card Hotel and Travel Program for 2019

As of March 2019, holders of Mastercard® Black Card™, Mastercard® Gold Card™, and Mastercard® Titanium Card™ should have received their annual little black book...
SLH property, The Liming Bequia, is now available for award bookings through World of Hyatt.

World of Hyatt Introduces a Whole New World of Boutique Hotel Award Redemptions

In December 2018 the rewards program of Hyatt hotels and resorts, World of Hyatt, embarked on a fabulous new partnership with Small Luxury Hotels...
TSA Pre-Check expands to nine new airlines, including Japan Airlines, proving more valuable than ever.

TSA Pre-Check Reaches a Milestone 65 Airlines in its Network

The Transportation Security Administration’s Pre-Check program (TSA Pre✓®) continues to make travel easier for airline passengers. On February 21, 2019, the program added nine...
Seattle WA–Tacoma International (SEA) welcomed its first Priority Pass lounge alternative program on February 11, Floret by Café Flora, a full-service vegetarian and vegan restaurant .

Priority Pass™ Continues Aggressive Growth Strategy in 2019, Adding Dozens of New Lounges and...

On the heels of a major 25th anniversary last year and a new “offers” program for 2019, Priority Pass, the largest independent airport lounge...
Alaska Mileage Plan Launches New Sale of Alaska Miles and Adds New Restrictions for 2019

Alaska Mileage Plan Launches New Sale of Alaska Miles and Adds New Restrictions for...

All airlines offer the option to purchase points in their mileage programs, but they’re typically sold way above market value. So we typically don’t...
Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and SPG® finally merge into a single program, Marriott Bonvoy.

Introducing Marriott Bonvoy, Marriott’s New Loyalty Program

A major missing component to the merger of Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, and Starwood has been a single loyalty program, but that’s all about to...
A new year means a new round of travel credits from your premium credit card.

A New Year of Travel Credits Using Elite Credit Cards

Most of our favorite top-tier credit cards come with an annual travel credit to help defray the annual fees. Some of these credits are...
Luxury Card introduces new lifestyle app and it's awesome!

Luxury Card Introduces New Lifestyle Luxury Card App – and It’s Awesome

On the heels of Luxury Card launching its new Luxury Card EXPERIENCES portfolio, the brand has released a pioneering lifestyle phone application: the Luxury...