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Are JetBlue’s New Cash + Points Awards Worth It?

JetBlue's TrueBlue program has today launched a new Cash + Points feature. With this, members can redeem points to pay for part of the cost of a flight, rather than having to redeem points for the entire cost. Is this a good use of points, though? With…

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JetBlue Brings Mint To Newark, Adds Leisure Routes

JetBlue has just announced some route additions for the coming months, including some exciting new markets that will feature JetBlue's Mint service. JetBlue is adding 30 new domestic routes, specifically to serve customers in markets where leisure and…

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Why You (Probably) Shouldn’t Buy JetBlue Points

JetBlue TrueBlue has just rolled out a promotion on purchased points. I want to share the details of it, though also want to note that it's almost never a good deal. Through Wednesday, June 10, 2020, JetBlue TrueBlue is offering up to a 60% bonus on…

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JetBlue Offers Mosaic Extensions & Status Gifting

Better late than never. JetBlue has just become the latest US airline to extend elite status for current members. They're following in the footsteps of Delta SkyMiles, United MileagePlus, Alaska Mileage Plan, American AAdvantage, Southwest Rapid Rewards,…

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JetBlue Offering Double Points On All Flights

JetBlue is joining the list of airlines (including American Airlines and Southwest Airlines) offering promotions to incentivize people to book future travel right now. This is in addition to JetBlue announcing plans to extend Mosaic status. JetBlue has…

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JetBlue Will Require Passengers To Wear Masks

JetBlue became the first major US airline to require their employees to wear masks, and now they'll become the first major US airline to require passengers to wear masks. As of May 4, 2020, JetBlue will require all passengers to wear a face covering…

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JetBlue’s Awful New Schedule Change Policy

Airlines have greatly reduced their schedules in recent weeks, and one of the challenges for consumers has centered around getting refunds for cancelled flights. One would think that if your flight is cancelled you'd be entitled to a cash refund, but…

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Mystery: Who Is “Felipe” At JetBlue?

Readers often share negative situations they have with airlines and ask for advice. My take on these situations usually falls into one of three categories: The customer is right and airline is off base In an ideal world the customer would be right, but…

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JetBlue Increases Checked Bag Fees (Again)

JetBlue is not only following competitors when it comes to negative changes, like the recent introduction of basic economy, but they're also leading the way when it comes to checked bag fees. In August 2018, JetBlue raised checked bag fees by $5: The…

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JetBlue Reduces Delay Compensation

In the US we don't have especially robust consumer protection laws when it comes to airlines. For example, in Europe you have EU261, where airlines have to pay passengers up to 600EUR in cash compensation for flight delays. In the US there are no circumstances…

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Wow: Norwegian Hires Former JetBlue Executive

A lot has been going on at Norwegian lately, as the company shifts their focus from growth to profitability. Just a couple of weeks ago the company announced their pick for new CEO, who comes from outside the industry. He's replacing Norwegian's founder,…

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JetBlue Introduces Basic Economy Fares

JetBlue has today announced that they're revamping their fare structure, with the introduction of Blue Basic fares, along with newly rebranded Blue Extra fares. JetBlue is essentially "catching up" with the competition here in introducing more fare types.…

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Transfer Amex Points To JetBlue With 25% Bonus

The latest transfer bonus has just been announced for the Amex Membership Rewards program. The US American Express Membership Rewards program is offering a 25% bonus when you transfer points to JetBlue TrueBlue through December 21, 2019. Ordinarily points…

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JetBlue Cancels All Flights To Mexico City

Mexico City is a market that on the surface you'd think airlines would do well in. Mexico City has a massive population, it's becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination, and it has a fair amount of business demand. Unfortunately for some US…

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