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Everything You Need To Know About Southwest Companion Pass

Over the past few weeks I’ve written a bunch on applying for two Southwest credit cards as a way to earn the Southwest Airlines Companion Pass. I’ve received many questions about both the pass and the credit card, so here is an FAQ. The Southwest Companion Pass is personally my favorite travel benefit in the…

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Southwest Credit Card Minimum Spend is More Then 3 Months!

Over the past few weeks I’ve been writing some popular articles on how to go about earning the Southwest Airlines Companion Pass. For those of you who have missed them, here you go: Popular Ways to Earn the Southwest Companion Pass Earning the Southwest Companion Pass for 2018 and 2019 Strategic Timing for the Southwest…

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When Do Points from the Southwest Credit Card Post for the Companion Pass?

A few days ago I wrote about an awesome offer for all three Southwest credit cards. All three cards are offering 60,000 bonus points which we’ve never seen before. Typically the offer is 25,000-40,000 points and when a “limited time offer” comes around it is raised to 50,000 points. There are also times where one…

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Final Call! Last Week to Transfer Hotel Points for Southwest Companion Pass

I wrote about this at the beginning of the month, but wanted to give you one last and final reminder that March 31st is the last day for points transferred from partner hotels to count towards the Southwest Airlines Companion Pass. This means the points must hit your account by this date, so the transfer…

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Only a Few Weeks Left to Transfer Hotel Points for the Southwest Companion Pass

Transferring hotel points over to Southwest is one of the easier ways to accrue points for the amazing Southwest Airlines Companion Pass. To earn the pass, you must earn 110,000 qualifying points in a calendar year (points do not carry over year to year). Staring April 1st, points transferred from partner hotels will NOT count as…

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10 Transfer Opportunities to Take Advantage of the Southwest Companion Pass

The Southwest Airlines Companion Pass is by far my favorite thing in the entire points and miles world. It allows a companion to fly with you for FREE (plus minimal taxes) an UNLIMITED number of times during the length of the pass. To earn the Southwest Airlines companion pass, you need a total of 110,000…

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Update to Earn Southwest Companion Pass Points by Combining Many 1-800-FLOWERS Offers!

Earlier today I wrote about a way to combine a bunch of different 1-800-Flowers promotions to help you earn qualifying companion pass points for cheap. This includes an Amex Offer + 1,000 Southwest bonus points + shopping portal bonus. During that post, my entire analysis assumed that the Amex Offer required you to purchase a…

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Earn Southwest Companion Pass Points by Combining Many 1-800-FLOWERS Offers!

UPDATE: The terms of the Amex offer states “in 1 or more transaction”.  The analysis I did below assumed the $50 spend has to be in a single transaction disregard the analysis below and will re-post later today with correct analysis  this is actually a good thing!! Earlier today I wrote about an Amex Offer…

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Did You Purchase SPG Points for Southwest Companion Pass? What to do Now?!

Over the past few months I wrote about a strategic way to to earn the Southwest Companion Pass by purchasing SPG points. During the months of October, November, and December, Starwood was selling SPG points with a nice bonus attached – up to 50%! The strategy included finding three accounts that had the 50% offer, purchasing 30,000…

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Rocketmiles Counting Towards Southwest Companion Pass?

A few weeks ago I booked myself a hotel room at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, DC through the third-party hotel booking site Rocketmiles. I’ll write more about why I booked with Rocketmiles vs. directly through the hotel in another post. And for those unfamiliar with Rocketmiles, it is a hotel booking site where you can…

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