Caroline Tanner, The Points Guy

Caroline Tanner

The Points Guy

Washington, DC, United States

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Past articles by Caroline:

Heads up: You may have to reverify your identity to use Clear every 5 years

You should be prepared to reverify your identity at a Clear kiosk around the five-year mark. → Read More

What's the difference between a passport book and passport card?

The differences between a passport book versus a passport card and which one you should get → Read More

Passport processing times are up: Here's how long you might wait

With spring break in full swing and summer vacations on the horizon, you may be one of the many travelers attempting to renew their U.S. passports. Unfortunately, processing times are increasing. It now is taking eight to 11 weeks for routine service and five to seven for expedited service. Here's what you need to know about renewing your passport for upcoming travel. Current processing times US… → Read More

Can you have multiple passports?

How dual citizenships and holding two U.S. passports works in the U.S. → Read More

Spring break deal: $29 one-way flights to Florida

$29 one-way flights to Florida and elsewhere for spring break travel → Read More

Tips for getting a Global Entry appointment when nothing is available

How to get a global entry appointment sooner rather than later → Read More

United rolls out new family seating policy for economy tickets

Starting in March, United passengers can book seats together for free for children under 12. → Read More

Fly from Disneyland to Disney World for $69

One-way flights from SNA to MCO on Breeze Airways starting at $69. → Read More

Fly in business class to Germany and Belgium for less than $3,000

Round-trip business-class flights to Belgium and Germany, starting under $2,000. → Read More

Score half-off flights to the Dominican Republic

Round-trip flights to the Dominican Republic, starting under $300. → Read More

Save money on a last-minute getaway with Breeze flights starting at $29 one-way

One-way flights start at $29 via Breeze Airways' Get Off the Couch Sale. → Read More

Pressure mounts on Biden to drop vaccination requirement for incoming travelers

The U.S. Travel Association and House of Representatives are calling on Biden to drop the COVID-19 vaccination requirement for foreign travelers. → Read More

JetBlue offering $44 flight sale today as part of a weeklong 'birthday sale'

JetBlue Airways is back with a weeklong sale for its 23rd birthday this week, starting off strong with one-way flights from $44 across the JetBlue network. → Read More

Round-trip flights to Austria from the US under $600

Round-trip flights to Vienna and Salzburg for less than $600. → Read More

Don’t get turned away at the door — top ways to still bring guests into the Amex Centurion Lounge

No more guests for most Amex cardholders, but there are still lots of ways to get into airport lounges. → Read More

President Biden targeting fees in big consumer push on travel and credit cards

The Biden administration is looking to expedite banning fees altogether for family members to sit together with young children on planes. → Read More

Will air travelers get more protections? 2 US senators push passengers bill of rights

Some takeaways from the Airline Passengers’ Bill of Rights and FAIR Fees Act. → Read More

What does 'duty-free' mean?

Wondering if you should buy duty-free items at the airport the next time you travel abroad? Here's what to consider before making your purchase. → Read More

UK to introduce permit for travelers soon

As part of the United Kingdom's effort to fully digitize borders by 2025, tourists will soon be required to obtain a new electronic travel authorization to enter the country. → Read More

Fly from LA to Honolulu for $200 round-trip

Round-trip flights from LA to Honolulu in February for $200. → Read More