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Flying Frontier Airlines is “A Special Kind of Hell” for Marco Rubio and Team

I don’t think Republican Presidential candidate Marco Rubio will be flying Frontier Airlines in the future.  Despite being known for running some interesting promotions recently, Marco Rubio’s campaign manager described the Frontier Airlines experience as a “special kind of hell.”  Yikes. Marco Rubio’s Face After Flying Frontier Airlines In a recent FoxNews article, Rubio’s campaign…

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Ultimate Travel Accessory? Jacket w/ built in Neck Pillow, Drink Pocket, Gloves, Charger, Eye Mask, & More!

Neck pillow, drink pocket, passport holder, portable charger, hand warmers, earphone holders, eye mask, iPhone pocket, and pen/stylus all built in to a jacket!  TSA Pre✓ can certainly save you a lot of frustration, but this jacket should help further de-stress and organize.  It’s part of a Kickstarter campaign by BauBax. The jacket will be…

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The Under-the-Tray-Table Upgrade – Discreetly Offering Cash!

So on a recent trip from Los Angeles to Chicago, I decided to try for my own upgrades. At every opportunity, I discreetly offered cash to airline employees, Transportation Security Administration employees and fellow passengers in exchange for a better seat or faster service. I wanted to know what would happen when institutional fees leave…

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5 Years of Elite Status – Status Matching Over and Over Again

As the year comes to a close, here’s a post for all those with status who won’t qualify again next year as well as newbies who don’t realize how their current elite status can be stretched. Note that this post will be removed from PMttP this evening so please save any useful information. Status matching is where a…

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Impact of Travel Hacking on Security Clearance. Tips when applying…

Whenever you are applying for security clearance, be it from a private firm or government, travel hackers may actually attract extra scrutiny from officials! We often have interesting credit reports, are able to travel in ways that go far beyond our means, and for some more intrepid travelers, have gone to places that are on the…

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Mileage Running in the Nor’easter – Quickest R/T Run Ever?

Run complete and back at my office desk by 1PM…even during yesterday’s Nor’easter!  All for AAdvantage Platinum status which was already reflected on the AA website this morning. I simply had a lot of very good luck. I had blogged a few weeks ago (see – 111 Points to AA Platinum…but “Boost to Plat.” for $699!) about…

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Just When You Thought it Was Safe to Pull Back the Sheets…

Have you checked out “Hotel Nightmares”?  It’s a collection of the scariest things you’ll find in a hotel room updated daily. Business travelers, recreational travelers, novice travelers, professional travelers…they’ve all experienced at least once, the thrill of checking into a hotel room and seeing a slightly bleached but still clearly defined vomit puddle near the…

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