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SkyMiles dining now on the Delta App

Delta just sent out an email today about accessing SkyMiles dining through the iPhone apps. Ultimately it’s just a hyperlink and not quite as easy to find as I’d hoped, but still is there. I honestly rarely check the dining rewards programs because I’m too busy checking Yelp and other sites to find a good…

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United follows Delta and sets spending minimums

Starting in 2014 United will require a minimum level of spending for status. Today we’re announcing some upcoming changes to our Premier qualification requirements for 2014. We’ve posted complete details and a FAQ at, but I wanted to share an excerpt of the key points with you directly: Starting in January 2014, Premier qualification…

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News of the Day: Delta changes partner earning and Airtran kicks off school group

Delta announced a change in earning on partners effective Sept 1, 2013.  The most notable being that Korean Air no longer accumulates Medallion Qualifying Miles (MQMs) which is quite odd for a full partner in an alliance.  Even Alaska, not even a member of Skyteam still allows full MQM earning. Gary and Lucky give some…

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