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Expedia signals May rebound as cancellations stabilize

By Sanjana Shivdas

(Reuters) – Online travel booking company Expedia Group Inc <EXPE.O> on Wednesday pointed to demand recovering in May as cancellation rates stabilize, overshadowing a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss and sending its shares up nearly 4%.

U.S. airlines have signaled slower ticket cancellations and an improvement in bookings on some routes, as countries ease lockdowns imposed to curb the spread of the coronavirus that had crippled the global travel industry.

“What we’ve seen is green shoots in the areas you would expect, places where movement has become possible, where people can now start to think about their summer holiday,”

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How to earn Expedia points and figure out when they’ll expire

Use your Expedia awards points to help pay for flights, car rentals, hotels and future vacation packages.
Use your Expedia awards points to help pay for flights, car rentals, hotels and future vacation packages.

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  • Expedia points don’t expire as long you’ve made a qualifying purchase or redemption at least once every 18 months.

  • Expedia account holders can earn points for eligible bookings, so long as they purchase their travel while logged into their account.

  • Expedia members must also complete the trip they purchased to earn the travel points.

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Expedia’s rewards program helps those on a budget or who frequently bounce between travel brands save more on their future

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