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American Airlines and Alaska airlines ending their partnership

American Airlines and Alaska airlines ending their partnership

Starting March 1, 2020, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines are cutting most of their mileage program ties. As part of the new agreement, flyers will no longer be able to use their Alaska Mileage Plan miles for American Airlines flights, nor will they be able to earn Mileage Plan miles on international American Airlines flights. […]

Posted on October 3, 2019 by in AAdvantage, Alaska Airlines, Alaska Mileage Plan, American Airlines

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Chase launches 60,000 bonus offer for Sapphire Banking, Ethiopian Airlines cancels Dublin to Los Angeles route, 1,000 AAdvantage miles for subscribing to Barrons

Chase launches 60,000 bonus offer for Sapphire Banking, Ethiopian Airlines cancels Dublin to Los Angeles route, 1,000 AAdvantage miles for subscribing to Barrons

– Chase has launched the 60,000 bonus offer if you open a for Sapphire banking account (or upgrade an existing checking account) To be eligible you have to deposit $75,000 in new money and keep it in the account for 90 days. 60,000 Ultimate Rewards points are easily worth $1,000 so that is an ‘interest […]

Posted on October 17, 2018 by in Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Ultimate Rewards

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Hyatt’s 1,000 AA miles per stay, Lyft’s disappointing ‘unlimited’ plan, Istanbul’s’ new airport to open in Q4

Hyatt’s 1,000 AA miles per stay, Lyft’s disappointing ‘unlimited’ plan, Istanbul’s’ new airport to open in Q4

– Hyatt is throwing everyone a bone who may complain about the missing free breakfast at Hyatt House – you can now earn 1,000 AAdvantage miles per stay in addition to your regular earnings at Hyatt House and Hyatt Place Eligible stays under this promotion must have a checkout date between October 15, 2018 and […]

Posted on October 16, 2018 by in Hyatt, World of Hyatt

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Redeem Hawaiian Miles for Japan Airlines flights, 5,000 AAdvantage miles with a home alarm system, Qatar finally starting San Francisco?

Redeem Hawaiian Miles for Japan Airlines flights, 5,000 AAdvantage miles with a home alarm system, Qatar finally starting San Francisco?

– you can now redeem Hawaiian Miles to travel on Japan Airlines (which has an excellent Business Class) American AAdvantage miles seem easier to earn and the redemption rates are (still) better so I’d stick to that for now. – if you are in the market for a home safety system – SimpliSafe now throws […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in AAdvantage, American Airlines, Qatar Airways

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1,000 bonus Accor points for Fairmont, Raffles or Swissôtel bookings, 45,000 Wyndham points with Barclay card, 5,000 extra AAdvantage miles

1,000 bonus Accor points for Fairmont, Raffles or Swissôtel bookings, 45,000 Wyndham points with Barclay card, 5,000 extra AAdvantage miles

– Accor recently purchases Fairmont, Raffles or Swissôtel (somewhat under the radar) and is now offering 1,000 bonus points on ANY booking at these brands 1,000 Accor points are worth about $12 – so I wouldn’t get too excited. – Wyndham and Barclays are sending out emails to loyalty members for the 45,000 Barclays Wyndham […]

Posted on July 3, 2018 by in AAdvantage

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5,000 AAdvantage miles for car rentals, 1,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for hotels, Southwest (almost) free companion pass, Wyndham Gold status after one stay

5,000 AAdvantage miles for car rentals, 1,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for hotels, Southwest (almost) free companion pass, Wyndham Gold status after one stay

– Avis and Budget have a new promotion that allows you to earn 5,000 AAdvantage miles on selected higher car groups but a respectable 2,000 on 3days+ rentals for most other rental groups – AAdvantage now has a booking.com-powered hotel engine that allows you to earn up to 1,000 miles per night Rates are the […]

Posted on October 9, 2017 by in AAdvantage, Travel Deals, Wyndham Rewards

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Award Booking Adventures – Unable to Book Japan Airlines with Alaska miles and Kenya Airways with Delta SkyMiles and Cathay’s new rules

Award Booking Adventures – Unable to Book Japan Airlines with Alaska miles and Kenya Airways with Delta SkyMiles and Cathay’s new rules

This week I undertook several award booking adventures… Unable to book Japan Airlines (JAL) with Alaska miles First, I set out to book Japan Airlines using my Alaska miles. It all seems easy enough and Japan Airlines shows up in the award booking search on the Alaska Airlines website. Alaska can book into U and D class […]

Posted on October 7, 2017 by in AAdvantage, Cathay Pacific Reviews, Travel Deals

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