Thursday, June 20, 2019

Comparing Benefits

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Earlier in 2019, American Airlines offered a deep discount on AAdvantage miles, reducing the price for buying miles from upwards of 5 cents per mile to as low as 1.92 cents per mile. That was great, but it didn’t...
The Luxury Card Mastercard® Black Card™ is a powerful and prestigious—yet often overlooked—credit card that competes with Chase Sapphire Reserve®, Citi Prestige®, The Platinum Card® from American Express, and U.S. Bank Altitude Reserve Visa Infinite® Card. While there’s a...
In a move we didn’t see coming, American Express is putting the brakes on one of its top airport lounge benefits. Starting August 1, 2019, cardholders with Priority Pass™ membership through American Express will no longer be able to...
It’s proving to be a spring to remember—well, at least in terms of loyalty program partnerships and credit card benefits. First, Mastercard initiated a slew of new automatic benefits for its World Elite–backed cards, which include premium credit cards like...
The Chase Sapphire Preferred® is a well-respected credit card that’s placed Chase at the forefront of travel-centric credit cards. It competes with a number of luxury annual fee credit cards in the sub-$250 range, from American Express Gold Card...
The Transportation Security Administration’s Pre-Check program (TSA Pre✓®) continues to make travel easier for airline passengers. On April 24, 2019, the program welcomed Qatar Airways and Edelweiss Air as TSA Pre✓ eligible airlines. The former is particularly huge considering...
In December 2018 the rewards program of Hyatt hotels and resorts, World of Hyatt, embarked on a fabulous new partnership with Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH). Through this collaboration, World of Hyatt members can redeem Hyatt points...
On the heels of a major 25th anniversary last year and a new “offers” program for 2019, Priority Pass, the largest independent airport lounge access program in the world, shows no sign of stopping expansion. Since reaching a milestone...
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 applied per calendar year, others per cardmember year. Some require a type of registration to...
On the heels of Luxury Card launching its new Luxury Card EXPERIENCES portfolio, the brand has released a pioneering lifestyle phone application: the Luxury Card App. The Luxury Card App is different than other credit card apps on...

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