Points and Miles Checklist: Things to Do in April

Compared to last month’s points and miles checklist, April is looking a little sparse. We have about half the action items and word count. This is good because it means there’s less for you to do and read so you… Continue Reading


5 Things to Do After Booking a Mistake Fare

Did you get in on the American Airlines Beijing business class mistake fare yesterday? It happened around 7:30 PM (PT), or at least that’s when I noticed @TravelSummary’s tweets. There was a glitch on aa.com that led to $450 round-trip… Continue Reading


Emirates Valentine Fares: $799 for Two Between JFK – Milan

Sometimes I think I could never live on the East Coast due to the humidity and freezing winters, but then deals like this come around and make me reconsider. As part of a Valentine’s promotion (despite Valentine’s Day being a… Continue Reading


“Attack Fare” Alert: Flights to Europe for Under $500 Round-trip

Update: The Flight Deal has found additional deals throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East for under $800. I said I wouldn’t write about mistake fares due to how quickly they disappear, but this is technically an attack fare. Plus, I… Continue Reading


5 Tips to Ensure You Don’t Miss Out on the Next Mistake Fare

Etihad mistake fares

Just in time for Christmas, a mistake fare made the rounds on Twitter this Wednesday, courtesy of The Flight Deal: Roundtrip fares between various US cities and Abu Dhabi on Etihad Airways were selling for as low as $187, including… Continue Reading