Continental One Pass Credit Card To Be Discontinued | Pitfalls and Opportunities

Tweet Shortly, the Continental One Pass credit card will be discontinued. The only official material I have available to me is that the card will not be available for new sign-ups after Feb. 29th, 2012. Should you rush out and apply for a Continental One Pass credit card? Should you cancel your One Pass credit […]

Traveling to Europe? The Case for Star Alliance

Tweet I’m not sure what it is about Americans and Europe, but it seems to me that most Americans want to be sure to visit to Europe at some point in their lives. Europe has the art, the architect, the history, and the romance – the very things that are missing from many North American […]

60,000 United MileagePlus Miles Treasure Hunt [May Not Work]

Tweet Updated Oct. 26, 2012. I’m no longer able to verify that the method below works.  A reader also hasn’t been able to get it to work, but reports I’m reading online say some are still having success.  This means it may definitely be targeted so your miles may vary. If the method below does not […]

American Express Rewards Continental Transfer Deadline is September 30th, 2011

Tweet Just a quick reminder to let you know that if you have American Express Rewards points that you’d like to transfer to Continental you must complete that transaction by September 30th, 2011. After that date you will no longer be able to transfer from American Express Rewards to Continental as AMEX and Continental are […]

A Unique Time for Super Sizing Your United Mileage Balance

Tweet I thought about writing this post the boring way – by telling you about two new credit card options with United and Continental. However, I’ve been explaining what’s happening with United and Continental to a few readers via email, so I decided that it was time to pull it all together into one concise […]

Poor Customer Service

Tweet Photo by cliff1066 When traveling you want to be treated like you are important to the company.  Unfortunately, that is not always the case! I have blogged about some of my poor travel experiences: Here is a problem I recently had with Hilton Hotels Price Guarantee Program. I wrote about a bad Southwest experience […]