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Capital One Adds Frequent Flyer Mile Transfer Option to Its Credit Cards

A new tool coming from Capital One will make its travel credit cards more competitive with American Express and Chase. Only seasoned travel pros, however, may find it useful.

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Thanksgiving 2018: Travel by the Numbers

The busy Thanksgiving holiday rush is upon us. As friends and family travel for the holiday, our more than 130,000 American Airlines team members around the world are preparing to transport an estimated 7 million customers during the 12-day Thanksgiving air travel period.

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Frequent Business Travelers Need More Sleep to Survive

I’m tired, you’re tired, we’re all tired when we travel for work. It’s leading employees to burn out and quit, causing problems for travel managers and companies that push their workers too hard. Some sleep and nicer flights can help.— Andrew Sheivachman

Business travel burnout is real, and those who travel the most tend to have the highest risk of negative health effects and inevitably quitting their job for something involving fewer treks away from home. Continue reading Frequent Business Travelers Need More Sleep to Survive

Concur: Profile Errors

Updated versions of Concur are now causing a few profile errors due to tighter controls.  Please check your company address field and home address fields and avoid having two lines in the address field section and also avoid any symbols like ( # , . @ – ).  Please check that the State/country/province section is only two letters like UK instead of England or use FR instead of France.    These are some of the recent errors that are most common and causing profile issues.

‘Not worth the risks’: TSA chief will keep checkpoints at 150 smaller airports

The Transportation Security Administration will keep its checkpoints at 150 smaller airports, despite studying possibly eliminating them to save money, the head of the agency said Wednesday.

TSA Administrator David Pekoske told USA TODAY’s editorial board that the agency studied the idea of closing checkpoints as merely a budget exercise, but that the risks didn’t outweigh the potential benefits.

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