Chase Bank is promoting a new checking account, Chase Sapphire Checking, by offering 60,000 Ultimate Rewards points for opening or upgrading an existing account. In order to receive the bonus, you have to complete the following: Open or upgrade to a Chase Sapphire Checking account – Meet with a banker at any branch OR For new Chase checking…

The Southwest Companion Pass is one of the best loyalty tiers offered by a major US airline.  The award tier allows a Southwest Rapid Rewards member to designate one person as his or her “companion” (changeable up to 3 times). This companion flys “free” (does not include government taxes and security fees) with that member on the same itinerary…

Anyone who has traveled a lot for business or pleasure inevitably learns the secrets to flying and getting rewarded for it. Below are some things we have learned over the years trying to optimize our frequent flyer miles. So whether you travel every week or only once a year, you’ll want to remember these pointers to get…