How To Redeem Alaska Air Mileage Plan Miles with Qatar Airways
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members can now redeem miles for travel on Qatar Airways. Mileage Plan members can redeem their miles for travel in all three classes of service offered by Qatar Airways – including Qatar’s excellent Qsuite business class product. Here’s what Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members need to know about redeeming miles for travel on Qatar Airways.
Get 25% Bonus Flying Blue Miles When You Transfer Amex Membership Rewards
For a limited time, you will get a 25% bonus when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards to Flying Blue. Flying Blue is the frequent flyer program for Air France and KLM, so you also have access to the entire SkyTeam network. With this promo, you can fly in business class between the US and Europe for as few as 43k Membership Rewards points.
Earn 10X Points on Purchases Through Chase Dining
The Chase Sapphire Reserve® now offers 10X points on purchases made through the Chase Dining platform. For frequent diners who live in an area with an ample selection of participating restaurants, this is a huge return on spending. But you can’t just walk up to your favorite neighborhood eatery and swipe your card for 10X points. Here’s what you need to know to take advantage of this perk.
British Airways Devalues Award Redemptions on Japan Airlines and Cathay Pacific
Yet again, British Airways devalued its Avios frequent flyer program. For the second time in just over 4 months, British Airways has increased the number of Avios travelers will need for select partner award redemptions. Here is just how many more Avios you’ll need for flights on Japan Airlines and Cathay Pacific.
Delta and Cape Air Expand Partnership, Offer Bonus Miles Promotion
Delta recently expanded its partnership with Cape Air. Delta SkyMiles frequent flyers can now earn SkyMiles as well as Medallion Qualifying Miles on additional flights booked through Delta and operated by Cape Air. Plus, to celebrate this expanded partnership, SkyMiles members can earn 500 bonus miles.
You Can Now Book JetBlue Mint with Emirates Skywards Miles
JetBlue and Emirates have been long-time partners, but you couldn’t book JetBlue Mint using Emirates Skywards. Until now. Now, you can transfer Amex, Chase, Citi, Cap One, or Marriott points to Emirates to book JetBlue’s premium cabin using Skywards miles. Here’s are the redemption rates and everything travelers need to know about this exciting new redemption option.
Marriott Makes Changes to Points Advance Feature
Marriott recently made a change to its Points Advance feature. Members can no longer use Points Advance to book an award nearly a year out and accumulate points over the next year to pay for that stay. While this seems like a devaluation of a popular feature, this may be a positive change for some points travelers.
Get Discounts, Checked Bags, and More Through Singapore Airlines “Student Privileges” Program
Singapore Airlines recently launched new new “Student Privileges” program for college students. Students receive exclusive savings on airfare, added baggage allowance, and added flexibility on Singapore Airlines. Here’s how to register for the Singapore Airlines “Student Privileges” program to take advantage of these benefits.
It’s Official: Alaska Airlines and Emirates Ending Partnership
It’s official. The long-standing partnership between Alaska Airlines and Emirates is coming to an end. Luckily, there is still some time for Mileage Plan members to take advantage of this partnership. You can still earn and redeem miles through July 31.
Save 30% Off Select Star Alliance Award Bookings Through This LifeMiles Award Sale
LifeMiles just discounted select Star Alliance awards by up to 30%. That opens the door to flying ANA business class to Japan for as few as 60k LifeMiles each way. Thanks to a recently improved transfer rate and new transfer bonus, you only need to transfer 48k Capital One Miles (or Brex points) to get enough LifeMiles to book these incredible awards!