What It’s (Not) Like to Bid for an Upgrade and Expedia Industrial Espionage

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Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community InsideFlyer.com, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

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  1. Yeah, if I wanted to get a ‘Premium Cabin’ seat, I’d just pay for it. The amount of time and energy to participate in one of these auctions sounds like it would cancel out any savings…

  2. There is no love lost for Expedia in my household. I just recently had my credit card compromised by guess who for $15,000.00+

  3. Regarding AA’s cancelation of San Juan-JFK service, isn’t that just wonderful. Granted, I have other options, but I had reservations in first for next winter. Ah well.

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