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Get Alerts and Manage Frequent Flier Miles

August 5, 2011

This free site will alert you to deals and bonuses for your frequent flier accounts and help you to find award seats. I read about it in the Sunday, Los Angeles Times and signed up to give it a try. The site is called UsingMiles.com. You can store your travel loyalty reward information and the […]

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Get Free Frequent Flier Miles

July 27, 2011

Get free frequent flier miles from a site called e-Miles. As a new member, you will earn 200 free miles just for signing up and another 75 miles when you complete your profile. You simply watch promotional videos and answer some follow up questions. You will be awarded free frequent flier miles and your mileage account clock will […]

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What are Groupon Getaways?

July 13, 2011

Groupon has partnered with Expedia and released a new program called Groupon Getaways which are deeply discounted deals for vacations and stay-vacations. Discounted travel deals will be posted every Tuesday on the Groupon Getaways page, and you will have access to grab the deal for 7 days. You do not have to book your stay at […]

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Going to Disney? Get a Free Trip Planning DVD

June 27, 2011

Planning a trip to one of the Disney parks? You can request a free trip planning DVD to get everyone excited about your upcoming adventure. Request your free DVD here. We live about 15 minutes from Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. My 20 year old daughter has an annual pass  and she and her friends head […]

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Holiday Inn Express 20% Off and Free Breakfast

June 24, 2011

Staying at a Holiday Inn Express? Book through Travelocity and get 20% off and a free hot breakfast. Save up to 20% at Holiday Inn Express Plus, Enjoy a Free Hot Breakfast with Travelocity! Ends 12/31. If you like saving money as much as I do, subscribe for free to get my emails. No spam, […]

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Jet Blue Extra 15% Off

June 22, 2011

JetBlue has a promo code for 15% off all 1 way and roundtrip fares with coupon code “FRIENDS11“. You must book by June 21st and travel between September 6th and October 5th for this promotion. JetBlue is also having a promotion for 1 way flights to the Caribbean on Tuesday and Wednesday starting at $39. The promotion is […]

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New Fees From Car Rental Companies

June 6, 2011

  Car rental companies have found a new way to tack on extra fees, according to an article by Ellen Creager in the Detroit Free Press. Many companies are charging from $10 to $13 a day to add an extra driver. Often these extra charges are hidden in the fine print so ask about this if […]

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Hotels.com Promotions for Summer Stays

June 3, 2011

  Hotels.com has two promotions for summer stays during it’s summer “giftaway” deals. Book select hotels for a stay of two nights or more and get a free $25 gas card using coupon code “ROAD TRIP“. You can also get a free Amazon Kindle when you book a room at selected hotels for a 3 […]

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Where Do Kids Eat Free?

May 24, 2011

Where Do Kids Eat for Free? Check this site when traveling too! Dine out where the kids can eat for free… Kids Meal Deals is a free website where you can search by zip code to find what restaurants are offering “Kids Eat Free” deals or special promotions for dining out with the kids. You […]

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Parade Magazine Eat Your Way Across America

May 23, 2011

Parade Magazine ran a cover story called “Eat Your Way Across America”. In case you missed it, you can access it here. It was a terrific story listing 50 fabulous food festivals in our 50 states. You can see a map and get dates and information on the various food festivals. This is my idea […]

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