Rachel is a freelance writer and editor. Most recently, she was the managing editor at DailyWorth, a finance-based media destination for women. Her work has been featured by The Atlantic, LearnVest, The Balance, HerMoney and Forbes.
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Cathay Pacific First Class: What to Expect
The wide, fully-flat seats in first class come with luxurious amenities, like 600-thread count bedding and pj's.
How to Travel to Miami on Points and Miles
Beaches, art and nightlife await you on your points-funded trip to Miami.
How to Make the Most of Economy Class on Cathay Pacific
Cathay Pacific has some of the widest seats in economy class, so you might not even have to upgrade.
Underrated Reasons Why You Need a Capital One Spark Miles for Business Card
This card's rental car coverage and hotel and airline transfer partners give cardholders more choice in travel.
Cathay Pacific: What to Know
This Hong Kong-based airline and Oneworld partner runs two loyalty programs for frequent flyers.
9 Ways to Maximize the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant AmEx
Paying the steep annual fee can provide loads of value if you get the most out of the card during Marriott stays.
5 Steps to Get Started with Rewards Travel
Think about how often you travel and which brands you frequently use to find a travel rewards credit card.
The Pros and Cons of Southwest’s Companion Pass
The Companion Pass lets a designated person travel on the same itinerary as you for the cost of taxes and fees.
Airline Travel Insurance vs. Your Credit Card’s
Airline travel insurance falls short of coverage beyond flight delays and lost baggage.
Switching Airline Loyalty Programs: How and When to Do It
Look for status matching opportunities and don't leave too many miles on the table.
4 Best Credit Cards for Travel Insurance Benefits
These credit cards offer free travel insurance as a perk. Coverage varies.
When to Use Airline Miles Instead of Paying
Should I use points or cash for flight? It's a good question, and we'll help you make the right plan of (payment) action.