Best Credit Card for Spend, Upgrading Credit Cards, Waitlisting Award Tickets & More

Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we recap what you might have missed from Frequent Miler during the week and bring you some of the best posts from around the web. Enjoy!

This Week From Frequent Miler

Amex EveryDay cards deflate Fair Trading Prices, Ink Cash outshines Ink Plus, Freedom outshines both, and more… – An update to “Fair trading prices”. These are the prices by which it is relatively easy or common to acquire points and miles.

Which one credit card is best for spend? – If you were only to carry one card, which one should it be?

The quick guide to Daily Getaways 2015 – Everything you want to know about each of the 2015 Daily Getaways deals. Which deals are worth it and which ones don’t make the cut?

Two days of manufactured spend revenge – Using expiring Lyft credits to manufacture spend all over town.

Bet You Didn’t Know: Mistake Fares Exclusively for Your City or Airline – How to narrow down mistake fares so you only see the ones you want.

This Week Around the Web

Little Known Perk: United Will Pay for a Hotel Room on Arrival from International Flights – In certain cities where United doesn’t have an arrival lounge, you can get a hotel room for free upon arrival.

The Real Wind Down Schedule for the US Airways Credit Card, and The True Last Date to Apply – A timeline regarding the end of the US Airways Mastercard.

Qatar Airways Globetrotter 100,000 bonus Qmiles low fare routes – Qatar has rolled out a new zone based bonus paying up to 100,000 miles. Is it worth mileage running through Doha?

Google Will Allow You To Pay Bills Through Gmail With Pony Express – More information about Google’s upcoming bill payment service which is launching at the end of 2015.

Navigating Korean Air’s Cumbersome Award Booking Process – Korean Air has some amazing redemptions, but booking an award is not nearly as simple as it should be.

Basics Of Waitlisting Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Award Tickets – How to take advantage of this unique feature of the program.

Upgrading Credit Cards: Rules & Tips For Each Card Issuer – Upgrading from a no annual fee card to a premium product is increasingly becoming a popular option.

Anatomy of an Award: Flight to Cuba with Miles – Successfully booking an award ticket to Cuba.

Have a great weekend!

About Shawn Coomer - Senior Editor

Shawn Coomer has spent nearly a decade circling the globe for pennies on the dollar. He uses that first-hand knowledge and experience to teach others how to achieve their travel dreams for the least amount of money possible.

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