Say Goodbye to Free Parking in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is about to get a little more pricey. Starting this spring, MGM Resorts International will implement a paid self-parking program, the first of its kind along the Strip. You can expect to spend up to $10 on overnight self-parking at Bellagio, Excalibur, Monte Carlo, Mandalay Bay, The Delano Vegas, Luxor, New York-New York, Vdara,…

UberX Now Available At LAX

As of this morning, UberX is finally available at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Before this latest addition to the company’s reach in Southern California, riders would have to travel with Uber’s luxury service, UberBLACK, or with its less-popular competitor, Lyft, to get from the airport to their final destination. If you haven’t signed up for Uber, you can join here and get your first…

TPGtv, Year-End Award Stats, a New Way to Redeem SkyMiles & More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

5 Best Credit Cards for Uber and Lyft

On-demand ride services such as Uber and Lyft make transportation easier both at home and abroad. To help you maximize your spending with these two companies, TPG Senior Points & Miles Contributor Nick Ewen walks you through the top-five cards to use. Whether you’re a fan of it or not, there’s no denying that the sharing…

Buckle Up: Uber Has Arrived in Las Vegas

Las Vegas locals and tourists alike can now rejoice, as Uber is up and running in Sin City. Users will only have access to uberX, which is one of Uber’s lower-cost options. The ride-sharing service is currently operating in the following Nevada areas: Henderson, Las Vegas and Reno, with the exception of McCarran International Airport (pickups still…

Save on Your Next Ride to the Airport with Lyft

Just last week, Los Angeles (LAX) announced that they’ll now allow car services Uber and Lyft to finally pick up passengers at the airport. In further good news, now through September 18, 2015, you can save $5 on your next ride with Lyft to a variety of airports. You can receive $5 off rides to or from the following…

LAX Has Agreed to Allow UberX and Lyft to Pick-Up

Great news for anyone landing in LAX and who could use a ride to their destination. According to Los Angeles Times, L.A. officials recently voted to allow car services such as Uber and Lyft to pick up passengers at LAX. This can really improve the airports traffic congestion as LAX will be the largest airport…

Ride App Showdown: Uber, Lyft, and More Battle for the Crown

I’ve been a fan of Uber from the start, but it’s not the only game in town. Today, TPG Managing Editor Peter Rothbart reports his side-by-side comparison of competing rideshare apps to see which one comes out on top. Mobile devices are revolutionizing the way we travel. In addition to airline and hotel apps for all the major carriers and…