Veteran’s Advantage

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How We Are Sort of Avoiding United Basic Economy Fares

Like 99.999999% of you (the other .000001% of you must count money in the back rooms of the airline fortresses), I hate Basic Economy fares. I don’t hate the concept of saving money by forgoing some traditionally included airline amenities, but I hate that instead it now costs more money to get basic things like seat assignments, elite qualifying miles, room for carry-on bags, etc. Basic Economy fares were not a way to reduce prices for some, it was a way…

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Discounts for Veterans on United and More!

I’m going to be honest.  I barely know what today is.  I mean, I haven’t been able to tell if it’s Monday, Thursday, Wednesday for a little while now.  I just don’t know.  That’s okay though, I don’t really need to know exactly which day of the week it is at all moments (I just need to know school day or not school day), but I’m glad I do know that today is Veteran’s Day.  Well, I know it because…

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Veterans Day Deals and Freebies!

Happy Veteran’s Day to all of the military families out there!  Like many of you, my own family has several in it that chose to serve our country, including my Grandpa shown below.  On this Veteran’s Day I’m more than happy to share a few of the deals and freebies that are out there for those who put their life on the line for all of us.  My friend, Katy, who has helped with a few posts before, has a…

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Save 5% on United Flights + More Benefits

Let me say first of all that as much as I fly on United, I am a total bone-head for not doing this sooner.  I have meant to do it for a long time, but kept putting it off or forgetting…silly, silly me.  Essentially, there is a very easy way to get 5% off of your United flights by purchasing a membership to Veteran’s Advantage.  You don’t have to have been a veteran yourself to qualify to purchase a membership…

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