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Redeem Starpoints For US Open Packages Starting Next Monday

While in general my preference is to redeem airline miles for flights and hotel points for hotel stays, there are some exceptions. One of those is SPG Moments, which is Starwood's experiences marketplace. SPG Moments allows you to redeem...Show More Summary

How to Get Over 100 Free Diapers!

I often write about making your online purchases by first going through miles or points portal like United MileagePlus Shopping or AAdvantage Shopping to earn airline miles for all of your purchases, but the cash back portals aren’t to be ignored either as they can sometimes have the better return for your shopping dollars. Show More Summary

Awesome Promo: Turn 40,001 Points Into 125,000 AirlineMiles

Yesterday I received an email from the JetBlue team about an absolutely amazing promotion. You may have already read about this offer now elsewhere, but I didn’t want to just fire off a quick post without really digging into how amazing it is because this is one of the coolest offers I think we have seen in a while from any program. Show More Summary

Earn 1,000 Bonus United Miles Shopping Online!

Utilizing online airline and hotel shopping portals is a very easy way to increase your miles and points earning totals without spending anything extra beyond what you were going to purchase online anyway! While you shouldn’t typically...Show More Summary

Home Depot and Your Rewards Card?

Not too long ago, I quoted a snippet from a Joe Brancatelli article here. As one bank executive told me recently, airline credit cards are at a tipping point because banks now pay upwards of two cents each to buy those miles. “That’s close to unprofitable for us and very close to the point where banks may walk away” from the frequent flier game. Show More Summary

Earn 5,000+ American Miles With One Hotel Stay

Several days ago I wrote a post about Rocketmiles, a website that lets you airline earn miles for your hotel stays. You're typically earning these in lieu of hotel points, though there are still many circumstances under which it could...Show More Summary

25% Bonus Transferring American Express Points to Hawaiian, Unique Way to Get To Hawaii

American Express Membership Rewards transfers to Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles receive a 25% bonus through June 21. Now that you can no longer use American AAdvantage miles to fly between the mainland and Hawaii and indeed flying from...Show More Summary

Cheap Flights To Europe, More Hotel Status Matches And Airlines Slashing Baggage Fees

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. Show More Summary

IHG Rewards Club Announces Double Up Miles Promotion

For those of you who prefer earning airline miles to hotel points, IHG Rewards Club has announced its new Double Up Miles promotion that will allow you to earn double air miles. Of course if you still prefer to earn IHG Reward points...Show More Summary

Earn 2 Bonus American Miles Per Dollar Spent With Hilton

I've written in the past about shopping portals, which are a great way to earn bonus points for purchases you'd make anyway. There are several types of shopping portals, which offer everything from airline miles to hotel points to cashback. Sites like let you compare the rewards you'd get for purchases across multiple shopping portals. Show More Summary

Cheap Flights To Vancouver, 1000 Free United Miles And New Pre-Check Airlines

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. Show More Summary

Two Current Amex Membership Rewards Transfer Bonuses

I love it when you can get a bonus for transferring flexible credit card points such as Amex Membership Reward points or Citi ThankYou Points to a hotel or airline partner during a transfer bonus period where you get even more miles than normal for your transfer. Show More Summary

Lowest Price Ever: Buy Starwood Points for 2.275 Cents Apiece (or Most Airline Miles for 1.82 Cents)

Starwood is offering a 35% discount on purchase of Starpoints only for holders of Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express cards. This is the biggest discount I've ever seen on Starwood Starpoints, which I believe is the most valuable currency (one point is worth more than one of any other point). Show More Summary

Three 50,000 Point Airline Credit Card Offers Available!

Southwest Rapid Rewards points are one of the best types of airlinemiles” out there for traveling families because they can be used on any Southwest flight without worrying about blackout dates as long as there are seats for sale,Show More Summary

Free American Miles + Extend Your Account Expiration!

American Airlines is offering an easy way to earn anywhere between 350-700 points per account. While this won’t come close to earning you any free flights, it will help you increase your account balance and allow you to attend your account...Show More Summary

1800Flowers retroactively limits 1750 point deal to 5 orders per customer

1800Flowers periodically offers 1750 points per order with Southwest Airlines and JetBlue.  When combined with tricks for buying discount gift cards, this has been a good way of indirectly buying miles at a very good price. I’ve written about the recent Southwest offer several times recently, and I published the JetBlue deal on Friday (found here). Show More Summary

Why I am planning a Norwegian Reward mileage run

Up to this point I have booked Norwegian Airlines tickets solely for their low one way ticket prices between and Europe and Oakland, California, 110 miles from my home in Monterey. Most of my Norwegian Air flights have been intra-Europe...Show More Summary

5 Credit Cards That Offer the Best Travel Perks

Everyone knows that the right credit card can offer you valuable points and miles you can redeem for award travel. But with airlines increasing the number of miles needed for many awards, and reducing the number of seats they make available for the lowest mileage levels, these programs have lost...

Flight Review: Etihad A380 Pearl Business Class New York to Abu Dhabi

Like most points and miles enthusiasts, I strategically maximized the value of my American Airlines miles before the recent March 22, 2016 devaluation. I took a trip to Dubai with my husband and father a few weeks ago to experience what the Etihad A380 had to offer. Show More Summary

How to play the Alaska / Virgin America deal

It’s official.  Alaska Airlines is buying Virgin America.  And, the question on my mind, of course, is how can we make the most of this? Virgin America points are arguably worth roughly two times Alaska’s Mileage Plan miles.  How doShow More Summary

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