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Delta Points March Newsletter 2015

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We are well into SkyMiles 2015. As expected, and as as we have seen, things are not going smoothly at all. Sure Delta PR folks are trying to spin that all is well and good, but we know better. I mean just look at what you may have missed from the month of March:

➥ 2016 SkyMiles year is here! Just what are the changes you need to know.

➥ Is “Delta Giveth and Claweth Away” fair? It does work both ways so maybe!

➥ Delta “secret” UBER elite Delta360 Medallion class is inviting new members

➥ Hertz – You are making me a little CRAZY! – Delta elite promo update part 2

➥ My Hertz Gold Plus Rewards President’s Circle upgrade is at last here!

GoGo TEXT for Android now for AT&T, Verizon, T-Moblie, Sprint & more!

15,000 Delta Medallion Qualifying Miles (MQMs) added to my SkyMiles account today – Thank you AMEX! How to claim them.

➥ The reason Delta wins (no matter what they do to the award program).

➥ My first UBER / SPG points have posted & some interesting information.

Delta steps up: information, re-booking, hotel & begrudgingly more!

➥ #AVgeek photos from my latest Delta Mileage Run – Gosh flying is fun.

➥ Who didn’t get any of Delta’s 1.1 Billion in profit sharing?

➥ Sunday post: “Bob” warns us about AMEX GIFT Cards – $10,000+ GONE?

➥ Delta called me today about an equipment change – what to do?

➥ A week into Delta OFCMB (especially C+ seats) – as expected – hit & miss!

➥ Even Delta’s good news is bad news! UBER “Limited” routes.

➥ Delta “Pay with Miles” in 1st class 2015 SkyMiles & MQM update!

➥ Delta SkyMiles award booking Q&A

➥ Delta “Bags on Time” promise – simpler to find Delta’s award charts on Delta.com. Another #KeepDescending event!

➥ Fix for the AMEX BOGOF transfer issue will be fixed soon!

➥ Are Skyclubs too expensive vs other airport choices like Gorden Biersch DTW?

➥ Ruh Roh! Delta Redcoat boards flight over Comfort+ overhead issue!

➥ Help for the 14% of Delta Points readers who hold no Delta status!

➥ I just burned 20K SkyMiles coach Pay with Miles ticket to test earnings!

➥ What question you would ask Delta’s CEO Richard Anderson?

➥ ALERT: Tons of Delta schedule changes have loaded today!

UBER vs. LYFT – Game them or do they game us? Is one better or worse?

➥ CONFIRMED: AMEX GoGo passes ARE valid on international flights!

➥ Try not to worry about all the bugs on Delta.com’s website.

➥ Interesting new Lufthansa 1st class survey. Inside the minds of the airlines.

➥ Don’t delete THESE kinds of e-mails from Delta. It could cost you big time!

➥ Delta will take over Alaska Airlines (unless…)

➥ Rethinking my stand on the BOINGO wifi service – Did they upgrade?

➥ Some truly SICK Delta Mileage Runs going on + more on the way! #Winning

➥ Just how bad are Delta Medallion upgrades in 2015?

➥ Yeah, Delta “airline” food really is very good! Truly (you should try it).

➥ Travel question: Do you use a laptop privacy screen? Why or why not?

➥ Delta has left me “wallet confused”. My choices are no longer simple.

➥ Results from Barclaycard , US Bank & Citi retention calls.

➥ Does the USA need an EU 261 rule after flights like this one from Delta?

➥ Delta Medallions – expect MUCH less “free” TSA Pre✓® starting April!

➥ “They” are making it so simple, but what is “safe”? How much is too much?

➥ Is this dog not famous enough to fly on a 1st class Delta ticket?

➥ What to do if Delta info is WRONG? What can you and should you do

➥ Oh, I really didn’t think Delta would go there – but they did!

Tippecanoe place – Things I would do when visiting South Bend, Indiana

➥ Delta NEWS day: Catching up on all the Delta goings on during March.

➥ Reflecting on the end of the CRJ200s & a compromise I am so happy to make.

➥ With current AMEX rules, is it now smart to upgrade your Delta AMEX cards?

I cannot WAIT for April. I will be testing coach PWM ticket, a few “fun runs” and two dinners with readers in MSP and ATL (posts on when and where will be up soon btw). Oh and the Freddie awards will be a scream! Lastly today, if you happened to miss  January  or February’s  newsletter, you can catch up – René

 

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Rene’s Points For Better Travel, a division of Chatterbox Entertainment, Inc. has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products. Rene’s Points For Better Travel and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. Opinions, reviews, analyses & recommendations are the author’s alone, and have not been reviewed, endorsed or approved by any of these entities. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.


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René de Lambert is a contributing writer and the founder of RenesPoints. He is an avid Delta and SkyTeam flyer who has held Delta’s top Diamond Medallion status for many years and flown millions of miles.

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