January 6, 2017 Weekly Roundup

Happy New Year! Here are the stories you might have missed this week.


I'm in Disney World!! - I was here for NYE and now I'm running the Dopey Challenge!

Another Dining Plan Option - Why, Disney? Why?

Discounts to Keep Your Eyes On - Magic Kingdom had a phase B closure and Disneyland hit capacity the other day, but the deals continue to flow!

Look! Up in the sky! - Disney is using drones in its latest show. Sounds awesome!


Chase Sapphire Reserve Bonus Ending - The Chase Sapphire Reserve 100,000 point signup bonus is slated to end January 11. This is one of the best offers currently out there, so you need to strongly consider it if you don't have the card already!

Winter Weather Yields Travel Waivers - With lots of bad weather this week, you'll want to keep an eye on your flight's status!

Southwest Tightening Companion Pass Rules - If you fly Southwest (which does fly to MCO), you've likely heard of the coveted "Companion Pass" that allows a companion to fly with you for free. Getting the companion pass is actually not such a challenge, but with Southwest making it more difficult, you might want to start looking into this option soon (hey, I just had a post idea...).