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Tax Court Approves the IRS's Taxation of Frequent Flyer Miles

The Tax Court yesterday required the taxpayer to include $668 in income as reported by Citibank on Form 1099-MISC as the value of an airline ticket received by the taxpayer upon redemption of 50,000 "Thank You Points" from opening a Citibank account. Shankar v. Commissioner, 143 T.C. No. 5 (Aug....

SPG points to AAdvantage miles in less than 48 hours

SPG points to AAdvantage miles in less than 48 hours is simply a data point to let readers know that my transfer from Starwood Preferred Guest to American Airlines AAdvantage miles was initiated Sunday morning at 10:30am and the miles have posted to my AAdvantage account this morning. Show More Summary

Hilton HHonors earn 4x Avios points 11 Aug to 30 Nov 2014

Members who select British Airways Executive Club as their Points & Miles airline partner with Hilton HHonors earn 4x Avios points per dollar for stays at participating London hotels and 3x Avios points for stays at hotels in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Show More Summary

Alaska Airlines Employee Volunteers To Return Lost Cat To Owner 2,300 Miles Away

Imagine losing your cat on the very day that you are planning to move thousands of miles away. And then, miraculously, someone finds your feline friend a few weeks later. But by that point, you’re so far away that you can’t afford to fly or drive back to bring him back. This is exactly what happened to a woman from … [More]

Study: Credit Card Applications Becoming More User Friendly, But Still Lack Valuable Informaton

Credit card companies love to advertise all the perks of being a cardholder — rewards points, cash back, airline miles, etc. — but card issuers have historically hidden the not-as-good stuff in the fine print of card applications. A new study finds that banks are doing a better job of making things more transparent — but not about everything. CardHub’s … [More]

You Can Transfer Citibank Points to Anyone You Wish, and They Can Transfer to Miles

Citibank made Thank You points useful again, at least if yo have a Citi Thank You Premier, Prestige, or Citi Chairmans card. That’s because they now allow points transfers to airline miles. If you don’t currently have Citi Thank You points, the quickest boost to that balance is here. Show More Summary

Don’t Take Advantage of this Southwest Airlines Offer

Southwest Rapid Rewards is offering a 40% bonus on purchased miles through the end of the month. The price of to buy points with this offer is 1.96 cents apiece. At most Rapid Rewards points are worth 1.42 cents (plus some option value in that Southwest award tickets are cancellable without penalty). Show More Summary

Gaza War Devastates Israeli Tourism Revenue, Points to Fragile Apartheid Future

last monthNews : Truthdig

A Hamas rocket hit and destroyed a house in Yahoud, a town only a mile from Ben Gurion Airport in Israel on Tuesday, raising severe alarm in among the international airlines and leading most of them to cancel flights to Tel Aviv.

Citi ThankYou Points Now Transfer To Airlines

There have been rumors about Citi ThankYou points transferring to airline miles for nearly as long as Air India has been betrothed to the Star Alliance, but it looks like holders of the Citi ThankYou Premier, Citi Prestige, and CitiShow More Summary

AA and US 20% bonus miles July 2014 with SPG points transfer

AA and US 20% bonus miles offers from American Airlines and US Airways add 20% more miles to Starwood Preferred Guest points transfers made between July 1 and July 31, 2014. Starwood points transfer at 1-to-1 rate into American Airlines AAdvantage miles or US Airways Dividend Miles. Show More Summary

Tips For Redeeming Airline Miles

Basic guide to redeeming miles and points. I spend a lot of time focused on the minute details of redeeming miles, so lets go back to the basics. What are the best tips for making sure you get the most of your miles, whether you're a...Show More Summary

Guide to Hyatt Gold Passport Airline Partners

Hyatt Gold Passport has 28 airline partners for earning miles with Hyatt brand hotel stays or for Hyatt points-to-miles exchange. Earning Miles instead of Hyatt Gold Passport points Hyatt Gold Passport members can choose to earn miles...Show More Summary

Where Are All the DoubleUp Rates at PointsHound?

A couple of days ago I wrote about booking website PointsHound increasing the airline miles they’ll award you for making hotel reservations. I surmised that, their having been acquired by Points.com, they likely have access to better...Show More Summary

20 Percent Bonus AAdvantage or Dividend Miles When Converted From Starwood Points

2 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

Through July 31, 2014, you will earn 5,000 bonus US Airways Dividend Miles or American Airlines AAdvantage frequent flier loyalty program miles for every 20,000 Starwood Preferred Guest frequent guest loyalty program points you convert. Show More Summary

20,000 Starwood Points Gets You 30,000 American Miles This Month

Through July 31 there’s a 20% bonus for transferring Starwood points into American miles. From July 1 through July 31, 2014, simply convert your Starpoints® to American Airlines AAdvantage miles and earn a 20% bonus. As always, for every 20,000 Starpoints transferred within the same transaction, SPG® will automatically add another 5,000 miles. Show More Summary

Loyalty Traveler Guide to SPG Airline Partners, Transfers and Airline Direct Deposit program

One of the most popular features of Starwood Preferred Guest is the ability to transfer hotel points into airline frequent flyer miles with 34 airline programs on a 1 point = 1 airline mile rate for most programs. Transfer 20,000 SPG points at one time and you receive 25% bonus miles. 20,000 SPG points exchanges […]

Hilton HHonors Table of Airline Miles Earning Partners

This post shows an updated table of Hilton HHonors airline and travel partners for earning miles as an HHonors Points & Miles earner. The table shows each airline’s rate of earning for hotel stays.   HHonors has a choice of 62 airline and travel points partners for Pointss & Miles earners. Show More Summary

17,000 Singapore Airlines Miles for $10 (or 40,000 for $170)

Mighty Travels points out two very lucrative offers at the Singapore Airlines mileage-earning online shopping mall. (Singapore just launched this rewards portal.) In fact, they’re so good that I cannot promise they will be honored, though...Show More Summary

Should You Buy Miles Or Be Loyal To An Airline?

Nowadays is it worth being loyal to an airline when miles are so cheap to buy? At what point is it worth giving up status? The post Should You Buy Miles Or Be Loyal To An Airline? appeared first on One Mile at a Time.         Related...Show More Summary

COPA Wants You To Know You Can Still Earn Miles Based on Distance Flown When Crediting to United MileagePlus If…

COPA wants you to know that you can still earn points based on distance flown with their airline as long as you buy your tickets through them, and not off of United.com. That’s because — even though COPA is a part of the United MileagePlus...Show More Summary

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