Jennifer Yellin, The Points Guy

Jennifer Yellin

The Points Guy

New York, NY, United States

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Past articles by Jennifer:

The deals are coming: How to prepare for the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday travel bargains

If you're hoping to travel soon, you're in luck, as travel deals are often available around Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Here's all you need to know to find the best deals and maximize your savings during the shopping holidays. → Read More

100,000 bonus miles and lounge access: A review of the United Club Infinite Card

For any loyal United flyer who spends a significant amount of money with the airline each year, this card would make a great addition to your wallet. → Read More

Southwest Premier Credit Card review: Good value at a low cost

The Southwest Rapid Rewards Premier Credit Card is the middle of the pack when it comes to Southwest personal credit cards. Here’s everything you need to know about the Southwest Premier Card to help you decide if it should earn a spot in your wallet. → Read More

Pet-friendly airlines: The best airlines for pets in the US

Looking to take a trip but not sure what to do with your pet at home? Fortunately, many airlines allow dogs and other pets — such as cats, birds, rabbits, → Read More

The top credit cards for families

Families need many things: groceries, diapers, new shoes for growing feet, gymnastics classes, doctor’s appointments — and, whenever possible, a relaxing → Read More

Airline baggage fees: Here's how much it costs to check a bag on major U.S. airlines

Remember when you could check a piece of luggage — or two — for free? Unfortunately, those days are mostly over, so it's important to consider luggage fees → Read More

Spirit Airlines’ pet policy: Here’s how to fly with your pet on Spirit

Looking to take your pet with you on your next trip? If so, the Spirit Airlines pet policy lets you travel with more pet types than most other airlines. → Read More

Ultimate guide to canceling a flight and getting a refund with major US airlines

Fortunately, most airlines now have favorable policies if you need to cancel your flight, especially if you booked using points or miles. If you book the → Read More

How to get upgraded on JetBlue Airways

Are you looking to score an upgraded seat on JetBlue Airways? If so, you may wonder how to get on the JetBlue upgrade list and get a free JetBlue upgrade. → Read More

Can you upgrade on Frontier Airlines?

Although Frontier Airlines doesn't offer traditional business- and first-class seats — and there's no Frontier upgrade list — it does offer upgraded seating → Read More

How to get upgraded on Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines doesn't offer your traditional upgrade options. Think again if you're looking to fly lavishly, such as a lie-flat seat in business or first → Read More

Delta Air Lines' pet policy: Everything to know before flying with a pet on Delta

Are you looking to fly Delta Air Lines and bring your dog — or cat or bird — with you on your next vacation? If so, you're in luck, as Delta allows these → Read More

Frontier Airlines’ pet policy: Here’s how to fly with your pet on Frontier

Are you looking to take an animal besides a pet dog or cat with you on your next vacation? If so, you are in luck: Frontier Airlines allows more types of pets → Read More

Southwest Airlines' pet travel policy: Here's how to fly with your cat or dog on Southwest

Many pet owners view their pets as family. And leaving your pet at home while traveling isn't always an option. So, you may be researching the Southwest → Read More

Delta baggage fees and how to avoid paying them

Checked baggage fees are common these days. These fees can be confusing, but the Delta Air Lines baggage fees are easy to understand thanks to clear policies → Read More

How to re-price a Southwest flight when the fare decreases

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with new information. → Read More

Frontier baggage fees and how to avoid paying them

Frontier Airlines has positioned itself as an a la carte airline, so you'll pay an upcharge for everything — including bags. → Read More

Southwest Priority credit card review: Valuable perks for Southwest flyers

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with the latest credit card information. → Read More

Southwest baggage fees and how to avoid paying them

Southwest is all about no fees and that even extends to the Southwest baggage policy. Southwest Airlines is the only domestic airline where every passenger — → Read More

JetBlue baggage fees and how to avoid paying them

JetBlue held strong for a while with its no-baggage-fees policy. But these days, you'll pay a checked bag fee on most JetBlue domestic flights unless all your → Read More