Coronavirus Update, American Airlines Extends Flight Suspensions and Cruises Tighten Screening Protocols

Since late December, there have been over 43,000 cases reported, with the death toll surpassing 1,017 in China alone.

New Hyatt Promotion, Earn Double Points Plus Extra Bonus for Cardmembers

All members can earn double points, and if you have a Hyatt credit card then you get an extra 1,500 points per stay. It all starts with your second stay during the promotion period.
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More People Seeing Upgrade Offers For Aspire Card, 150K Hilton Points!

It looks like there is a new round of people being targeted for the American Express Aspire upgrade offer, my wife included.

Visa Planning Big Changes to U.S. Swipe Fees

Visa is planning the biggest changes in a decade to the rates U.S. merchants pay to accept its cards, Bloomberg reports today. The move is aimed at attracting more people to use credit cards for purchases.

Mastercard Cash Pick-Up Feature Lets You Withdraw Money with Your Phone

Mastercard and a technology partner, Pin4, have been rolling out a service over the past several months called Mastercard Cash Pick-Up.

Delta, American & United to Suspend All China Mainland Flights

Today, three major domestic airlines United Air, American Airlines and Delta, all announced plans to suspend all U.S.-China flights starting next week.

Cruise Ship with 6,000 Tourists Locked Down in Italy Over Coronavirus Fears

A cruise ship with around 6,000 tourists is being held in Italy over fears that a passenger could be infected with the coronavirus.

Airbnb Offering Free 2-Month ‘Sabbatical’ in the Bahamas

Those selected to take part in the “sabbatical” will spend April and May traveling to three Bahamian locations to help preserve the country’s natural and cultural resources.