A great way to earn airline and hotel miles/ points is through their dining programs. Through the programs (most airlines & hotels have them), you can earn bonus miles/ points when charging your dines with a registered credit card at participating restaurants. Show More Summary
Offer from Bank of America for Alaska Airlines Credit Card holders: bonus points for redeeming miles for travel and free checked luggage The post 2,500 Bonus Alaska Miles and Free Checked Bags appeared first on Will Run For Miles.
I just wanted to remind you all that tomorrow, August 31, 2015 is the last day to take advantage of the SPG points to American Airlines miles transfer bonus. Typically, the points transfer at a 1:1 ratio (for most airlines, but not all),...Show More Summary
Flights of 650 miles or less cost just 4500 British Airways points each way in economy, and you can redeem for partner airlines like American, US Airways, and Alaska Airlines. Flights up to 1150 miles are just 7500 points each way in economy. Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines is offering up to a 40% bonus when you purchase or gift miles. That's actually a pretty good deal compared to other airlines with similar bonuses, because the starting price on their points is lower. Continue reading 40% Bonus on Alaska Miles Lets You Buy Emirates First Class at a Deep Discount...
Rewards travel is a beautiful thing. Earn enough points with an airline, and you can score free flights or upgrades. If you’re planning a trip, and you’re a member of multiple programs, you might want to see how much that flight will cost in terms of miles rather than dollars. AwardAce can help with that. Read more...
One common misconception surrounding airline miles is that it always costs a gazillion points to redeem them for a flight. While that may be true for first class or business class awards or long, international flights, it couldn’t be further from the truth for certain award seats with specific airlines. Show More Summary
Starwood's Starpoints are already the most valuable loyalty program currency. They have the most airline transfer partners where points transfer 1:1 and of course when you move Starwood points into 20,000 miles you get 5000 bonus miles. Show More Summary
The ability to transfer Starwood Starpoints at better than 1:1 to the most airline frequent flyer programs is what makes them the most valuable airline currency. Here's where you can move those points, the most valuable transfer partners...Show More Summary
Whether you’re pursuing airline miles, hotel loyalty points, flexible rewards, or simple-to-redeem cash back, the biggest bang for your buck is almost always found in a credit card’s signup bonus. These signup bonus offers, which are normally doled out after you meet a set of predefined requirements, are often worth $500 or more. Show More Summary
Today was to have been the final day to transfer your Starpoints (SPG points) to American Airlines for a 20% bonus. Instead, this promo has now been extended and you have until August 31 to initiate the transfer! Offer Extended For Turning...Show More Summary
While the most obvious thing to do with Starwood points is use them for hotel stays, I think the most valuable thing to do with them is transfer them to airline miles. The 20% bonus on transfers to American AAdvantage -- every 20,000...Show More Summary
By combining Starwood's generous points to miles transfer bonus, a short-term bonus for transferring points from the airline, and a sweet spot in an award chart you can get two roundtrip business class award trips for just 120,000 Starwood...Show More Summary
Erik S. Lesser/AP By Mitch Lipka Earning and using airline miles used to be simple. Fly 25,000 miles and earn a free flight. It is not so simple anymore. The process of redeeming miles is changing in a way that makes it more difficult...Show More Summary
I've offered valuations of several miles and points currencies. But when I've done so in the past I've left out Citi ThankYou points, which only recently became transferrable to airline miles. Valuations are useful to decide which points to accrue, which ones to spend, and how much it's worth investing to earn a given currency. Show More Summary
Credit card reward programs offer a variety of awards, from airline miles to points and cash back, in an effort to not only remain competitive among the sea of other credit cards but to influence consumers into choosing one card over another when making purchases. Many rewards programs focus on...
Families that regularly travel using airline miles and hotel points know that advance planning isn’t a “nice to have” attribute, it is virtually a necessity if you want to be able to do truly amazing things with your accumulated rewards. ...Show More Summary
Shopping portals are a great way to earn bonus miles and points by just making a single stop on your way to an online retailer. As an even extra bonus, both American Airlines and Southwest are giving up to an additional 3,500 miles by hitting the different spending thresholds. Show More Summary
Again, I like American Express making plays with their Offers with hotels and even airlines. While we love to use miles and points, it is not always possible based on what travel we do. Offers like this help to make the cost a little less. Show More Summary
As a general rule of thumb, I'm a firm believer that airline miles should be redeemed for air travel, and hotel points should be redeemed for hotel stays (or in the case of Starpoints, converting them into airline miles can also represent...Show More Summary