June is the author of “The Joy of Syntax" and “The Best Punctuation Book, Period.” A former staff writer, reporter and editor for the community news division of the Los Angeles Times, she also writes the weekly syndicated “A Word, Please” column that runs in newspapers in five states.
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The Best Hilton Hotels in Hawaii to Book with Points
A variety of options make Hawaii a great destination for travelers looking to cash in their Hilton Honors points.
Best Disney World Hotels to Book With Points
Many chains have hotels near Disney World, but only Marriott has properties within walking distance of the parks.
10 Stunning Maldives Resorts to Stay on Points
Your Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott or IHG points can book specialty rooms, like overwater villas and beach bungalows.
How to Book Emirates First Class With Points
Booking a first class ticket with your Emirates Skywards miles can lessen the sting of the high price tag.
How to Change a United Flight
United Airlines passengers can change flights without incurring a change fee for most types of fares.
How to Find Cheap Flights to Disney World
Using miles or booking a flight on a lower-demand day can help you save money on your Disney World trip.
Singapore Airlines Economy Class: What to Know
Use points or miles to book and enjoy world-class in-flight amenities in Singapore Airlines economy class.
How to Earn Airline Miles When Booking Through Online Travel Agencies
Enter your airline loyalty program membership number when booking with an OTA to earn miles for your flight.
United vs. American Airlines: Which Is Best for You?
When these full-service domestic carriers go head-to-head, one's credit card perks and business class win out.
How to Travel to Anchorage on Points and Miles
There are several nonstop flights to the West Coast from Alaska's biggest city.
5 Sweet Spots for Emirates Miles
Thanks to extensive partnerships and upgrade options, Emirates Skywards Miles can get you a lot for less miles.
7 Tips for Booking Big Hotel Rooms for a Family Trip
Familiarize yourself with brands that have family-friendly amenities, like two-bedroom suites and kitchens.
MeliáRewards: What to Know
Even though many MeliáRewards hotels are outside of the U.S., the loyalty program can be worth joining.
American Airlines vs. Southwest: Which One Is Best?
We pit Southwest and American Airlines against each other, ranking each on destinations, credit cards and more.