Benji Stawski, The Points Guy

Benji Stawski

The Points Guy

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Benji:

Alaska Airlines: Buy one, get one tickets promotion is back

Alaska Airlines is bringing back its sale that offers buy one, get one airfare for travel until Oct. 31. → Read More

Deal alert: Transcontinental flights from 15k miles in business, 33k miles in first class

You can currently book lie-flat cross-country business and first class flights on American Airlines for the price of coach. → Read More

Cayman Islands reopening borders — here’s what you need to know

After a delay, the Cayman Islands prepare once again to welcome international visitors beginning Oct. 1. → Read More

Global Entry proposes raising fees, making kids free

CBP filed a new regulation for comment that proposes harmonizing the cost of its trusted traveler programs. Global Entry and Nexus would go up in price, while SENTRI would go down slightly. → Read More

Which travel companies should step up in light of ongoing travel concerns

While airlines and hotels have generally done well handling the pandemic, some have been slacking on the loyalty side. → Read More

Business class deal alert: Fly the whole family to Israel in style using Delta SkyMiles

Choose your flights wisely so you can fly Virgin Atlantic's swanky Upper Class suite. → Read More

Last chance: Earn 3x rewards when shopping through Rakuten this weekend

Rakuten is offering 3x cash back from retailers like PetSmart and Adidas over Labor Day Weekend. → Read More

The numbers are in: TSA reports its busiest day since March over Labor Day Weekend

The TSA reported that it screened 968,673 travelers on Friday, Sept. 4, the highest number since March 17. → Read More

These airlines offer free chauffeur service for business and first class passengers

These airlines will drive you to and from the airport if you're traveling in business or first class. → Read More

American Airlines hints at new rewards for its most loyal customers

A survey sent to some AAdvantage elite members suggests that the airline is considering adding milestone rewards for higher-tier elites. → Read More

Don’t get your hopes up: Hotels likely won’t follow airlines in eliminating change fees

Here's why hotels will not follow airlines in eliminating change and cancellation fees. → Read More

How to fly Icelandair using use points and miles

Icelandair is Iceland's oldest and largest airline, so how can you fly the carrier using points and miles? → Read More

Everything you need to know about booking empty leg private jet flights

Learn what empty legs are, how the experience compares to a conventional charter flight and how to book them. → Read More

You can now rebook your canceled American Airlines trip online

Previously, you needed to call American to rebook your canceled flight. → Read More

Everything you need to know about Hilton's 'Double Rewards' promotion

If you're strategic, you may be able to leverage this promotion to earn top-tier Hilton Diamond status with just nine nights. → Read More

Point transfers from Amex Membership Rewards to Avianca LifeMiles currently unavailable

Point transfers from American Express Membership Rewards to Avianca LifeMiles are temporarily unavailable. → Read More

Book Singapore business class on the world's longest flight

Act quickly to score Singapore Airlines business-class award seats on the world's longest flight from Newark to Singapore for travel in 2021. → Read More

Lyft is shutting down California operations tonight, Uber likely to follow

Lyft is officially suspending service in California at 11:59 p.m. PST Thursday. Uber, DoorDash, Grubhub and Postmates will likely follow suit. → Read More

Amazon Fresh, Boxed, Instacart and Walmart Grocery: A complete list of online grocery delivery promo codes

From Amazon Fresh to Boxed to Instacart and more, here's a rundown of all online grocery delivery service discount codes available to new and existing users. → Read More

Developing: Alaska Airlines exploring ways to make wallet funds more flexible

Alaska Airlines as launched new, targeted offers to convert existing wallet funds to Mileage Plan miles, elite-qualifying miles, and more. Here's what we know. → Read More