Alaska Airlines MVP: The Easiest Airline Elite Status to Earn

Looking to enjoy the benefits of airline elite status but without flying an excessive amount? Alaska Airlines offers the easiest airline elite status path.

My Delta Upgrade Gamble to Nassau & Why I Didn’t Stick My Wife in...

Delta elite status has some quirks when it comes to upgrades. One of them forced me into a huge gamble on our upcoming family trip to Nassau. Will it pay off?

What Does Elite Status Actually Cost Hotels Anyway? Not Much In My Opinion!

Every wonder what does elite status actually cost hotels? I share some thoughts I why I don't think it costs them all that much to provide.
American Airlines Expands Economy Web Award Routes

AA & Hyatt Gave Me Top Tier Status for Free. Don’t Be A Hater!

American Airlines and Hyatt have given the ultimate gift of top tier status to some members including me. That has made a lot of people upset, but they really shouldn't be. We play to win the game.

I Currently Have Elite Status with the 3 Major U.S. Airlines & I Didn’t...

Elite Status Match American Delta United Elite status is one of those things you learn to cherish when getting into the miles/point hobby. The healthier among us have learned how to use it as a...

New Founderscard United Airlines Benefit: 3 Months of Valuable Gold Status + Challenge

Founderscard is rolling out an awesome new benefit for members that gives 3 months of Star Alliance and United Gold status plus the ability to earn it for even longer with some flying.
Southwest Rapid Rewards Performance Business Card

Southwest Status Match Offer: Get A-List Status Free, Fly & Extend Another Year!

Southwest is offering a great status match for flyers with elite status with a competing airline. Get the status for free or fly a few trips and earn it for another year!
What Is A Mixed Cabin Flight? What They Are & Why They Can Be Great

My 5 Year Journey of Elite Status Matches/Promos & How the Universe Just Gave...

Recently two airlines opened up opportunities for me to gain elite status and upgrades without any cost. Over the past 5 years I have matched my elite status and taken advantage of many promotions to hold status with all three major alliances. Here is how I did it.