In-Flight Electronics Ban?: If you’re stuck on a long economy flight, you may make use of your electronic devices to catch up on work or stay entertained with games or movies. Well, that soon may change for many people. You may soon have to check in some of these electronics. There will be more details to come on this story.
Alaska Companion Certificate Now Available for Virgin America Flights: This is great news! One of the perks of carrying the Alaska Airlines credit card is the yearly $99+ tax companion certificate. I’ve taken advantage of this benefit with my Alaska Airlines card and has saved me some money when booking flights for two. Now that this benefit expands to Virgin America, your opportunities and destinations to use this benefit increase!
Last Week to Transfer Hotel Points for Southwest Companion Pass: March 31st is the last day for hotel point transfers to count towards the Southwest Companion Pass. If you’ve been working towards earning your companion pass, and had planned to use hotel points to help reach the required point total, then act fast. Points need to post to your Rapid Rewards account by March 31st to count towards the Companion Pass. Transfer times vary from hotel to hotel. Please do your research and plan accordingly.
Hilton Flash Sale: Hilton is offering up to 25% off through March 27, 2017 on select properties. Stays must be prepaid and are nonrefundable. Stays must be completed between March 24, 2017 through August 27, 2017. If you’ve been planning some stays in Europe, the Middle East or Africa, you could save some money with this promotion.