BA Data Breach Update
BA announces a data breach!
Marriott giveth and taketh away….
Seems that Marriott is not the only hotel group upgrading the frequent traveller software – errors with my Hilton account turned out to be because they are working on their systems too.
Now that Marriott has absorbed Starwood, the old Starwood properties can be booked via the Marriott web site. This means that you can book via TopCashBack and get between 5.25% and 7.35% cash back on properties where this was not possible before. if you are a UK resident and not a TopCashBack member you can…
Eurostar launched a new frequent traveller scheme earlier in the year and now that things have settled down, it is worth remembering that you can convert Membership Rewards points (from your Amex spend) to secure discounts on Eurostar trips. Your need to set up a membership with Club Eurostar before you can make the transfer…
Amex pauses transfers to Starwood pending the merger with Marriott Rewards.
12 properties are joining the Intercontinental group – London, Leeds, Manchester, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
The Boston Post has launched an expose of the TSA Quiet Skies programme, which deploys Federal Air Marshals to follow passengers who have been identified as suspicious. Including US Citizens.
Is the UK set to join the US in limiting the volume of powders permitted on the plane?