Zach Honig, The Points Guy

Zach Honig

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New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Zach:

Chase Adds Emirates as Ultimate Rewards Transfer Partner

The Dubai-based carrier becomes the 13th transfer partner of Chase Ultimate Rewards. → Read More

United's Trimming Service to Hong Kong, Buenos Aires

United Airlines has taken the extraordinary step of suspending select flights to both cities. → Read More

Register for National Car Rental's Lucrative One Two Free Promo

You'll still be racking up rental credits at the usual rate but can rack up an extra free rental pretty quickly. → Read More

Review: The Ultimate Do-It-All Phone, Samsung's Galaxy Note10+

From exceptional image quality to some nifty software tricks, Samsung clearly has a winner on its hands with the Note. → Read More

Half of United's Wide-Body Fleet to Offer Polaris by the End of 2019

The first retrofitted 787-8 Dreamliner is expected to return to service in December as well. → Read More

United Adding Exciting New International Flights From Chicago, Denver, Newark and SFO

Newark's getting the most love, with a total of five new flights from EWR, followed by Chicago, Denver and San Francisco, with one new long-haul flight each. → Read More

See If You're Targeted for a United Elite Status Shortcut

You'll have full elite benefits for your given tier, including Regional Premier Upgrade and Global Premier Upgrade certificates if you hit 1K. → Read More

Today Only: Save up to 50% on United Awards to India

Your award ticket must be issued today, August 20, 2019, in order to qualify for the discounted price. → Read More

5 Reasons Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 Is the Best Pick for Travelers

If there's one smartphone out there that can do most of what a frequent traveler would ever need, it seems like this one's it. → Read More

More Big Marriott Bonvoy Changes Kick in on September 14

We're talking peak/off-peak redemptions, Points Advance restrictions and more. → Read More

How and Why I Travel the World With Only a Tumi Backpack

I pack my Tumi backpack to the gills, filled with cameras, my laptop, clothes and sometimes even a second set of footwear. → Read More

Planning the Perfect Turkey Layover on Your Trip Through IST

We're also giving away an incredible trip so you can experience Istanbul on your own! → Read More

Qatar Airways Adds World's Best Business Class to Cape Town

You'll be able to fly Qatar's top product all the way from the US to the South African capital. → Read More

Every United Business-Class Seat Ranked From Best to Worst

The airline may want you to think you're always flying Polaris, but only some United planes offer the real thing. → Read More

Apple Card Available to Select Customers Beginning Today

There are far more rewarding picks, though — even for Apple purchases. → Read More

Is United Airlines Limiting Advance Complimentary Elite Upgrades?

Revenue management teams are constantly tweaking their algorithms, and filling premium seats with economy flyers mean missing out on a potential sale. → Read More

Earn Amex Points When You Book Restaurants With Resy

Amex’s mergers and acquisitions team has been on a roll recently, adding two key companies to a growing portfolio: LoungeBuddy, and, most recently, restaurant-booking service Resy. Now, we’re seeing the first fruit of that latest relationship, in the form of a very generous incentive for American Express cardmembers. Resy and Amex customers can earn 500 … → Read More

United Is Testing Pre-Order Option for First-Class Meals

American and Delta let you confirm your in-flight entree before departure, and now United's thinking about rolling out a similar option, too. → Read More

Registering for Free (Or Discounted) CLEAR for United Elites

Current members are eligible for preferred pricing, too. → Read More

United Now Holding Flights for Connections at IAH, More Hubs Soon

It'll eventually be available at all airports with United flights, though the carrier hasn't detailed timing for a global rollout just yet. → Read More