Monthly Archives: May 2018

Executive Travel launches www.PointsSimplified.com website to simplify award and loyalty bookings

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New website makes it easy to redeem points or miles from credit cards, airlines, hotels, and more. Lincoln, NE, May 30, 2018 – Executive Travel announced today the creation of www.PointsSimplified.com, a new website service created to address a major point of pain for many business travelers who struggle redeeming frequent flyer miles and credit card points. […]


Passport Alert: Your passport “expires” 6 months before it expires –

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Many people do not realize that some countries will not allow you into their country if your passport is set to expire within 6 months of your date of entry. Some countries use 3 months and others use 6 months. The bottom line is that if your passport expires within the next 12 months you […]


Executive Travel sponsoring Global Entry Interview Event in Lincoln, Nebraska

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Interviews to be held July 17-19, 2018, at the Executive Travel office Executive Travel is pleased to announce that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers will be presenting a special enrollment event in Lincoln, Nebraska in July. This event is to conduct in-person enrollment interviews for applicants to CBP’s Global Entry program and will be held July […]


Here is the good, the bad, and the ugly about flying Southwest Airlines

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This past week I flew Southwest Airlines from Omaha to Las Vegas as I had unused frequent flyer miles that I needed to use before they expired. Here are my observations of the good, the bad, and the ugly about the airline. Good – The flights always seem on time – These guys run like clockwork. […]


Hello from Las Vegas –

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I am writing you today on my first day of a three-day business trip to Las Vegas. Spend just a few hours here and you will easily understand how it gets the nicknames of “sin city” and “glitter gulch”. Here are my 10 travel tips when visiting Las Vegas and how it has changed over […]


Warning: Fly Allegiant Air at your own risk –

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Two weeks ago 60 Minutes (CBS News) presented a damning report about the low-fare airline that raised serious questions about how safe it was to fly Allegiant Air. I have for years been telling passengers about the risks of flying Allegiant Air and was pleased that 60 Minutes was finally able to bring those concerns […]


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