WestJet spreads some Christmas cheer

WestJet is the quirky Canadian airline that just likes to have fun. Recently, they introduced Kargo Kids as an April Fools Day prank. This year, they decided to spread some holiday cheer to their customers on two flights. You have to watch the video to believe what happened. Trust me, you’ll enjoy it. The amount…

Friday blog roundup

Points Princess uncovered a new way to find better award availability on Air France and KLM. FlyingBlue is a Membership Rewards transfer partner, so if you are looking to book on Air France or KLM, definitely check out her post. Phil shared a news story about a pilot who will probably be losing his job…

Coin: The One Card to rule them all!

Reader Anne pointed me to a story about a product called Coin a few days ago. Since then, it seems that the idea has exploded all over the internet. Haven’t heard about Coin yet? Read on. From the manufacturer: Coin is a connected device that can hold and behave like the cards you already carry.…

Bank sign-up bonuses: Not a great deal.

Last week seemed to be the week U.S. Bank decided to do its bulk mail drop. In addition to some updates on my Cash+ card, I received a letter from U.S. Bank advertising $200 for opening a new checking account with direct deposit. I love sign-up bonuses for credit cards; sign-up bonuses provide a good…