Should you ever buy airline miles outright?! If so, when?

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Right…so should you ever buy airline miles? What is the deal – with so many offers flashing in front of you, it can be hard to know when to outright buy airline miles.       So, 9 times out of 10, when buying miles you’re going to be paying over what they’re actually worth…therefore […]

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Dummy Returns – When should you book them?

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Myth: Booking a dummy return and cancelling one leg will be cheaper than booking oneway. Fact: Generally airline fares are not priced the same per leg. Airlines will reprice the ticket to the historical price of the oneway, before refunding the difference (if there is any).   A little bit more information on this… A […]

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Global Entry and TSA PreCheck: What You Need To Know

Flying high in 2017?  Then Global Entry and TSA PreCheck is something you need to sit up and listen to. As a frequent flyer, taking the time to invest in Global Entry really is worth it for smooth and painless travel. You might already have it, but here are some things that you might not […]

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Does missing your flight mean that you’ve lost everything?

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It’s called a no-show by the airlines. By our users its called, “I totally lost track of time”, or “London traffic is CRAZZZY”, or “The taxi driver in Shanghai drove us to the wrong airport”, and thousands of other reasons why they missed their flight. But the real question is, what now? […]

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How to Decipher Your Boarding Pass

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Your boarding pass is a minefield of information, and learning how to decipher it could mean faster, worry-free and more informed travel. Each airline has its own set of rules when it comes to fare classes and abbreviations, however there are some commonalities that will help you understand what your fare code means and how […]

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