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Earn Triple SkyMiles With Airbnb — Plus 2,000 Bonus SkyMiles For New Guests

You can earn triple SkyMiles per United States dollar or foreign equivalent spent on on all qualifying eligible stays with Airbnb worldwide through Wednesday, October 31, 2018 if you book your reservations here by Tuesday, October 31, 2017 — this excludes taxes and fees — and if you are a new guest of Airbnb, you can save $25.00 off of your first stay while also earning up to a maximum of 2,000 bonus SkyMiles.

With no…

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Airbnb “Host” Scams: Protect Yourself With One Simple Step

The Airbnb service has been lauded many times here at BoardingArea as an alternative to traditional lodging options such as hotels — but be wary of what appears to be an increasing number of “hosts” attempting to scam you out of your money.

That is what allegedly happened to Tommie Marie Fowler, a Georgia woman who decided to book her birthday weekend at a rental home from a Jessie Garcia in Miami using Airbnb — only to have her $1,655.00 disappear, according to this report by Dana Fowle, an investigative reporter for WAGA-TV in Atlanta. There is a video which accompanies that report.

Here is where she made her mistake — and how you can prevent a similar situation from happening to you

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