Earning Points

Alaska Airlines Is Offering 2X Miles For Flights On Any Of Their 10 Partner Airlines…

You may have noticed that flying economy is not nearly as rewarding as it used to be. That's because almost all airlines now calculate how many miles to give you based on the money you spent, rather than the miles flown, and if they don't, they only give you a small fraction of the actual miles you've flown. That hardly seems fair, especially as seats get smaller...(Continue Reading)...

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An OPEN LETTER To Your Friend Who Doesn’t Play The Points & Miles Game (But Should)…

I must begin our communications with an apology. I am sincerely sorry for all the nights you've spent with your friends, hearing them ramble on aimlessly about their vacations, maximizing their points on dining, travel purchases, which credit cards are the best and all that nerdy stuff. It's hardly riveting conversation, and it was never my intention for you to endure such boring mindless interaction with your favorite people...(Continue Reading)...

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How To Fly EMIRATES A380 Business Class Between US & Europe (And Vice Versa) for 65,000 Miles…

Perhaps, frustratingly to many, most of the great ways to use points aren't very obvious. I mean, who would think of using American Airlines miles to fly Etihad, or Hotel points transferred into a Japanese Airline, for flights in Emirates. They don't make it easy, but there are some brilliant values left out there. Flying round trip business class from the US to Europe or vice versa in Emirates business class works for me...(Continue Reading).

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Grab 100,000 American Airline Miles In 120 Seconds With Two Amazing Card Offers…

American Airlines has some seriously valuable miles, especially if you're the sort of person who likes flying business class and not paying for it. Every once in a while, the stars align where credit card bonus offers get bumped up, and that creates a perfect storm for securing 100,000 miles effortlessly. When you're sipping champagne on American, Qatar, Cathay, Japan Airlines or another top airline, you'll be glad you did...(Continue Reading)...

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