Several people came up to thank me for setting up the community forum on Travel Codex during my visit to FTU in Washington, DC. To be clear, Tahsir is the one who got the ball rolling. I just happened … [Read more...] about Don’t Forget to Visit the Travel Codex Forum
As I warned some readers in the last issue of the weekly newsletter, I recently made the decision to move this blog to a new domain. I'm taking up the "Travel Codex" name that I had previously … [Read more...] about New Name, Same Great Stuff
Here's a quick update at the start of the week. Several of you have asked for a more mobile-friendly format, and I've released a new version of the theme that should accommodate you. In the process I … [Read more...] about Updates to the Blog
Update: the Travel Codex Forum is now closed. Thank you for participating in this experiment!The last week has been a whirlwind. Tahsir decided to create a manufactured spend forum and quickly … [Read more...] about Travel Codex: A Private Forum, Open to All
In the past I often received emails asking for help booking award tickets or suggestions of who to contact for that assistance. I quickly decided that running my own award booking service was not what … [Read more...] about Travel Codex Now Partners with Award Magic
Apparently there were very few corrections necessary this time around, but I have updated my elite status comparison tables with new versions. You can find them on the original post. I've also updated … [Read more...] about Updated 2014 Airline Elite Status Tables
Lots of you had ideas about what Megan could (and should) contribute to Hack My Trip if she wants to start writing more regularly. It may be a bit of a learning curve, since she looked pretty … [Read more...] about $100 for Daring to Tell Megan What to Do
Thanks for your patience this past week. I didn't post much of anything because of all the last-minute wedding planning. If only more vendors offered elite status -- but perhaps that's not the kind of … [Read more...] about Win a $100 Gift Card from Mrs. Travel Codex
This is the first of four contests I'm operating to thank my readers for sticking around these past 18 months. But in order to win, you need to help me find ways to make sure I still have something … [Read more...] about $100 of Advice: What Resources Keep You Coming Back?
Hi, I'm Scott! I'm guessing some of you are here after reading this article on the decline of airline elite benefits (also in the local Seattle Times). Thank you for your interest in my blog, and … [Read more...] about Welcome New York Times Readers!