Two Tickets for $26: The Math Behind a $60 Kids Fly Free Frontier Membership

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

Who doesn’t love a good buy one, get one free deal? The Southwest Companion Pass offers a tremendous way to bring along a friend or family member on Southwest-operated flights for just the cost of taxes. But for families, there’s another way to have the kids fly for free that’s much easier than earning 110,000 …

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The SIX Airline Sales & Deals Going On RIGHT NOW! And A Sweepstakes To Win A Trip To Hawaii Or Boston, Too!

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Seeing sales from three different airline is old hat nowadays and it’s pretty easy to find four at the same time, too. Five sales just never seen to happen, so you’d think that six sales, all at once, would be impossible. Think again. It&#8…

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Using Airline Miles in a World Without Award Charts

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

Redeeming frequent flyer miles has always been part art, part math and a bit of luck. At the heart of it all, we had award charts to guide us with prescribed minimum and maximum award prices. If you wanted to travel on a peak week, like Thanksgiving or a summer weekend, you knew the maximum …

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Best Airline Credit Cards for Families in 2019

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

Airline credit cards are not created equally, especially if you travel with a family. In a perfect world, traveling families would want an airline credit card that provides perks (such as waived bag fees) that will work for the whole crew, have built-in money-saving perks and the ability to earn award miles that are easy …

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Exciting New Airline Routes for February 2019 and Beyond

Written by Kaeli Conforti @ The Points Guy

Airlines around the world launch and announce dozens of new flight routes and service changes every month. Today, we’ll share just a few of the latest flights that will take to the skies this month or in the near future. Keep in mind that exact flight details (like schedules and aircraft, among other things) may …

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Not Too Late: Spring Break 2019 Flight Deals From 7,500 Miles

Written by Jennifer Yellin @ The Points Guy

Depending on where you live, spring break is either just around the corner or literally days away, but there is still time to book that last-minute flight for your family. You might be thinking that booking this late in the game will cost your family a good-sized fortune, but luckily, there are still many flight …

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FOUR Airline Sales AND Enter To Win A Trip To Las Vegas! Get In While You Can!

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

The airlines have done it again and there are FOUR sales going on right now. Plus one of the airlines has a sweepstakes to win a trip to Vegas! So if you’re looking for flights (whether to purchase or to win), check these out: THE SALE ON FLIGHTS…

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Deal Alert: Book Frontier Airlines Flights Today for $20

Written by Darren Murph @ The Points Guy

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such as Orbitz or Expedia, which allows …

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10 Best Rewards Credit Cards for Baby Boomers in 2019

Written by The Points Guy @ The Points Guy

MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. It took a while to get my parents, who are baby boomers — now in their late 60s and early 70s — into the rewards credit card game. They …

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The Ultimate Guide to Snagging Exit-Row Seats on US Carriers

Written by Katie Genter @ The Points Guy

With seat pitch decreasing in economy on many carriers, exit row seats are highly coveted due to the extra legroom they usually, but not always, provide. Many airlines allow flyers who have elite status to select exit row seats for free either at booking or at check-in, but there are often ways for non-elites to …

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10 Best Rewards Credit Cards for Baby Boomers in 2019

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

It took a while to get my parents, who are baby boomers — now in their late 60s and early 70s — into the rewards credit card game. They had spent a lifetime with cash, checks and, later, debit cards, and the idea of charging everyday purchases went firmly against their grain (sort of like …

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