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20Jan

6 Memberships That Will Actually Save You Money in 2016

MoneyTalksNews - Choose wisely among memberships and rewards programs and you can seriously trim your day-to-day expenditures. Here are some options that get kudos for delivering on their promises.

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20Jan

'No Blackout Dates' Doesn't Mean Unlimited Availability

Huffington Post Business - Finding an airline rewards program with no "blackout dates" used to be a big accomplishment for savvy travelers. These days, though, it isn't much to brag about.

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20Jan

Idiot's Guide to Frequent Flyer Miles

Jet Setter - While you weren’t paying attention last fall, there was a seismic shift in the currency of frequent flyer miles as the last major airline moved from a distance-based model to revenue-based rewards. Here’s what you need to know to maximize every flight – and dollar spent – in the new marketplace.

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20Jan

Banner Year for Switchfly: Continued Strong Growth Bodes Well for Travel Industry

Bloomberg Business - Travel technology company Switchfly, which doubled in size this year, signs on new clients, debuts new product, and poises for even more growth.

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20Jan

United Airlines Flies High as King of Airline Loyalty Programs Again

Loyalty 360 - United Airlines’ MileagePlus loyalty program was honored by Global Traveler magazine with the top prize in the Best Overall Frequent-Flyer Program category. The award is made more impressive by the fact that the company has taken home the award in 12 consecutive years.

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02Dec

TOURISM MATTERS: Target the millennials

Nationnews - The results of a recent Switchfly Inc.-commissioned Harris Poll on how likely it is that Americans will chose Cuba as a vacation destination are fascinating.

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15Nov

Switchfly’s Grace Reyes Named One of Phocuswright’s 35 Under 35

SYS-CON - Grace Reyes from travel technology company Switchfly was selected as one of Phocuswright’s 35 Under 35, to be featured at the Phocuswright Young Leaders Summit. The Young Leaders Summit recognizes rising stars in the travel industry and encourages executive development through experienced guest speakers, networking and an incubatory environment.

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14Nov

Guess which hotel chain has the best rewards program?

Travel Weekly Asia - During July 2015, IdeaWorksCompany conducted 1,440 reward queries for key hotel brands in four global frequent guest programmes: Hilton HHonors, IHG Rewards, Marriott Rewards, and Starwood SPG. Find out how they stack up on loyalty reward payback.

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14Nov

Marriott Rewards was found to offer best payback says IdeaWorksCompany, Switchfly report

TravelDailyNews - IdeaWorksCompany and Switchfly have analyzed something different... a first-ever value comparison of the room night rewards provided by leading frequent guest programs.

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14Nov

The game of “air ticket plus trip essentials” – are you predicting it right?

Ai - How astutely are you predicting what, when and where to offer a hotel room or car rental as a user is about to book a seat on a plane?

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