How is it already (almost) Halloween?! Have you been as busy as we are here at Rene’s Points?
Here’s a quick recap of the week that was:
René officially kicked it off by detailing his top 10 list of Most Irritating Things People Do While Flying. Plenty of readers added their frustrations, too!
We found a huge mileage run from JFK to Sydney — yielding enough MQD for Delta Platinum Medallion status.
How would you feel about fireworks all around your plane — while pilots take pictures of the action during short final?
Delta and Ticketmaster teamed up to offer 5X SkyMiles on ticket purchases. Although the deal is now dead, keep in mind that Ticketmaster and many other ticket sellers participate in TopCashback, Rakuten, and Be Frugal.
I enjoyed my first stay at the Hyatt Regency Chicago O’Hare. Here’s my review of the property.
New Credit Card Deals
Several new credit offers were issued this week:
- American Express rebranded its Green card — adding a travel category and interesting benefits.
- New Limited Time Offers Announced for Capital One Business Credit Cards
- IHG introduced the no annual fee “Traveler” card
Other Delta News
More Travel News!
Could Southwest really, honestly, seriously, probably look at buying planes that aren’t Boeing?
A few more interesting stories popped up this week; I thought you, too, may enjoy them.
Thanks for such a good week of sharing posts, commenting, and supporting the blog!
Responses are not provided or commissioned by the bank advertiser. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.