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The best current offers for buying miles and points

The best current offers for buying miles and points

There’s a fair few decent bonus offers around right now for when you buy miles or points, so we thought we’d put together a post summarizing the best ones available. If you’re thinking about purchasing Rapid Rewards, scroll down to the Southwest offer right now though, as it expires today (December 11th) at 11.59PM CST! Aegean Miles+Bonus […]

Posted on December 11, 2017 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, American Airlines AAdvantage, Hilton Honor, Southwest Rapid Rewards, United Mileage Plus, World of Hyatt

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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 American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Cathay Pacific / Asia Miles, Cathay Pacific Reviews, Travel Deals

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A new Sprint account can earn you up to 25,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® miles!

A new Sprint account can earn you up to 25,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® miles!

Please note: This post is brought to you by CJ Affiliate’s VIP Content Service. While this was a sponsored opportunity from Sprint, all content and opinions expressed here are my own. What’s the deal when you take out a new Sprint account? The mobile network operator Sprint is offering new customers an awesome incentive to open […]

Posted on June 3, 2017 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

The year of 2017 is already two months old, but the following list is brand new and hopefully inspiring! You can also look back to My Favorite Awards of 2016 – many of which I did redeem miles for last year. Aeroplan Awards to Europe using Turkish Airlines or Swiss in Business Class Turkish Airlines Business […]

Posted on February 28, 2017 by in Travel Deals

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American Airlines Vacation Package earns you 15,000 bonus AAdvantage miles

American Airlines Vacation Package earns you 15,000 bonus AAdvantage miles

What’s the deal with the American Airlines Vacation Package? You’ll earn 15,000 AAdvantage miles when you book an American Airlines Vacation of at least 3 nights through February 22nd, 2017, for travel by November 20th, 2017. With the current Romance Sale, you can book an anniversary trip, honeymoon holiday or just a long weekend away at […]

Posted on February 12, 2017 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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Each Sprint referral earns you a $50 Amex card (or join to get up to 25,004 AAdvantage)

Each Sprint referral earns you a $50 Amex card (or join to get up to 25,004 AAdvantage)

What’s the deal with the Sprint referral? If you’re a current Sprint customer with a Referral Rewards account, you can earn up to $500 in American Express rewards cards every year by referring your friends and family. You earn a $50 American Express reward card for each new line of service your friends or family activate, […]

Posted on January 17, 2017 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Friends & Family

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Citi card online offer – 50,000 bonus miles with the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard

Citi card online offer – 50,000 bonus miles with the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard

What’s the deal with the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard? With this limited-time offer, you could earn 50,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles. The current Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite MasterCard credit card has a minimum spend of $3,000 in the first 3 months of your account opening, whereas the usual public offer […]

Posted on January 7, 2017 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, best use of Citibank ThankYou points

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The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

AAdvantage still has one of the most competitive award charts out there. One area that I have always completely disregarded is Africa to Africa in economy class. The American Airlines AAdvantage partner award chart shows this as 10,000 one-way or 20,000 return: Now Africa is a big place and other frequent flier programs charge considerably […]

Posted on December 3, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, United Mileage Plus

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Up to 25,000 American AAdvantage miles with a new Sprint account (existing customers earn miles too)

Up to 25,000 American AAdvantage miles with a new Sprint account (existing customers earn miles too)

What’s the deal to get American AAdvantage miles? New Sprint customers can earn thousands of AAdvantage miles and existing customers can get a piece of the action, too! Activate a new Sprint account through the end of December, 2016, to earn 20,000 bonus miles and once you have an active phone line in good standing, […]

Posted on August 9, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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Featured – Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ MasterCard® 60,000 bonus miles

Featured – Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ MasterCard® 60,000 bonus miles

Please note: This post is pinned to the homepage – scroll down for new posts. Compare this excellent card with other rewards credit cards. The Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ MasterCard® This Citi MasterCard is one of our favorite travel rewards credit cards. Read on to see how you can earn 60,000 bonus AAdvantage miles with […]

Posted on August 8, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, best use of Citibank ThankYou points

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20% bonus when you convert Starpoints to AAdvantage miles

20% bonus when you convert Starpoints to AAdvantage miles

What’s the deal where you convert Starpoints to AAdvantage? Starwood Preferred Guest members can earn a 20% bonus when you turn your Starpoints into American Airlines AAdvantage miles through September 14th, 2016. We posted about this same promotion in the summers of 2014 and 2015, too, so it’s turning into a Starwood/AA tradition! Remember that […]

Posted on August 4, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Starwood Hotels

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New AAdvantage mileage-earning rates published – and it’s mostly bad news

New AAdvantage mileage-earning rates published – and it’s mostly bad news

AA – the bearer of bad news Without formal announcement, American Airlines has published its new AAdvantage mileage-earning rates for travel on partner airlines effective for travel from August 1st, 2016 – just two weeks away. There are some huge changes to the rates in the chart – mostly negative, although some positive – and […]

Posted on July 16, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan earning rates are changing for AA flights

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan earning rates are changing for AA flights

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will accrue miles at a new rate with AA As expected, Alaska Airlines has announced changes to the earning of Mileage Plan on flights operated by American Airlines, starting August 1st, 2016. This is meant to better match AAdvantage as it shifts to a revenue-based loyalty program at the same […]

Posted on June 28, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles

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Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard® 50,000 bonus miles offer

Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard® 50,000 bonus miles offer

Compare this excellent card with other rewards credit cards. What’s the deal with the Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard®? You can currently earn 50,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles when you apply here for the Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® credit card. The minimum spend for this card is $3,000 in the first 3 months of your account opening, whereas the […]

Posted on May 10, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, best use of Citibank ThankYou points

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iDine hotspots and a round-up of bonus miles and points for signing up to airline dining rewards programs

iDine hotspots and a round-up of bonus miles and points for signing up to airline dining rewards programs

What’s the deal with iDine and other dining rewards programs? If you’re a fan of eating out, then dining rewards programs can be a great way to earn a little extra while doing so. You can be rewarded with cashback, gift cards, college savings bonuses or, more importantly for travel enthusiasts, miles or points for your favorite loyalty program. You may […]

Posted on March 30, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Delta Skymiles, Jetblue TrueBlue, Southwest Rapid Rewards, Travel Deals, United Mileage Plus

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AAdvantage Executive Platinum members can now claim free $25 Uber code

AAdvantage Executive Platinum members can now claim free $25 Uber code

What’s the deal for AAdvantage Executive Platinum members? We let you know last month that Uber has now partnered with American Airlines AAdvantage. If you have Executive Platinum status as of March 1st this year, you will be emailed a code to get a free ride worth up to $25, whether you’re a new or existing Uber […]

Posted on March 16, 2016 by in $1,250 bonus for Uber Drivers, American Airlines AAdvantage

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CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World MasterCard® 50,000 bonus miles

CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World MasterCard® 50,000 bonus miles

Compare this excellent card with other rewards credit cards. What’s the deal with the CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World MasterCard®? Business owners can earn 50,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for a limited time, after spending $3,000 on purchases in 3 months with the CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World MasterCard®. 50,000 miles is enough for 2 domestic round-trip MileSAAver® […]

Posted on March 2, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, best use of Citibank ThankYou points

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HHonors members earn free AAdvantage Gold status [targeted]

HHonors members earn free AAdvantage Gold status [targeted]

What’s the deal with Hilton HHonors? Select Hilton members have been targeted with the offer to receive complimentary American Airlines AAdvantage Gold status through June 17th, 2016, when you register for the promotion by February 25th, 2016. Plus you can then fast-track to keep the status until January 31st, 2018, when you fly 7,000 Elite Qualifying Miles […]

Posted on February 18, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Hilton Honor

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Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard® 50,000 bonus miles

Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard® 50,000 bonus miles

Compare this excellent card with other rewards credit cards. What’s the deal with the Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard® ? The Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select®  is once again offering a bonus of 50,000 miles for a limited time, when you spend $3,000 in the first 3 months of your account opening. The $95 annual fee is waived in […]

Posted on February 13, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, best use of Citibank ThankYou points

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New Sprint customers earn up to 25,000 AAdvantage miles and existing customers earn 5,004 miles per year

New Sprint customers earn up to 25,000 AAdvantage miles and existing customers earn 5,004 miles per year

What’s the deal with Sprint and AAdvantage? When you activate a new Sprint account by December 31st, 2016, you can earn 20,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles. This is enough miles for a round-trip domestic flight (you just need to pay $5.60 Government fees each way). At the end of your first year you’ll also be awarded 5,000 […]

Posted on February 13, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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American Airlines partners with Uber – Get a free ride worth up to $25

American Airlines partners with Uber – Get a free ride worth up to $25

What’s the deal with American Airlines and Uber? American Airlines has joined the likes of Hilton, Starwood and IHG as an Uber partner and they’re offering a free ride worth up to $20 when you sign up for Uber with the promo code RIDEAA. Additionally, if you have AAdvantage Executive Platinum status or you are an AAdvantage Aviator MasterCard cardmember as […]

Posted on February 11, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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1,300 AAdvantage miles for $1 with a 12-week subscription to Barron’s financial magazine *EXPIRED*

1,300 AAdvantage miles for $1 with a 12-week subscription to Barron’s financial magazine *EXPIRED*

  NOTE: This deal has now expired. You have to be quick with these offers – the AA eShopping portal has taken down the offer and states that Barron’s does not currently participate in the program.  What’s the deal with AAdvantage miles? American Airlines AAdvantage members can earn 1,300 miles for just $1 when you take […]

Posted on February 10, 2016 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

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Wyndham Rewards stays can earn you up to 15,000 bonus AAdvantage miles

Wyndham Rewards stays can earn you up to 15,000 bonus AAdvantage miles

What’s the deal with Wyndham Rewards? American Airlines AAdvantage members can earn 3,000 miles per stay for up to five qualifying stays at any Wyndham Rewards hotel. There’s 15 brands to choose from, across more than 7,500 locations: How do I get the Wyndham Rewards deal? Register for the offer here first and then book your stay to arrive […]

Posted on December 6, 2015 by in American Airlines AAdvantage, Wyndham Rewards

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