Aegean Airlines Launches genAIRation Loyalty Program for Travelers Ages 18-25
One of the best times to travel is during college. However, travel is expensive. Luckily, there are a few programs that make it easier and less expensive for younger travelers. One of the newest programs is Aegean Airlines' genAIRation program aimed at those ages 18 to 25. From discounted air tickets to free Wi-Fi on every flight, here are the details of this young traveler program.
American Airlines, British Airways Open Three New Premium Lounges at New York-JFK
American Airlines and British Airways now operate at New York-JFK under one roof. With the two airlines having co-located at Terminal 8, sweeping changes have been made to the premium travel experience, including lounges. Here is what travelers need to know about the three joint premium lounges.
Save up to 40% Off Select Star Alliance Award Bookings to Japan With LifeMiles Award Sale
LifeMiles just discounted United, ANA, and other Star Alliance awards to Japan by up to 40%, dropping the award price to as little as 28k LifeMiles each way in economy or 60k LifeMiles in business class. Combine with the 15% American Express transfer bonus to redeem for Star Alliance flights to Japan for as few as 25k points in economy or 52k points in business!
Transfer Partners Added to the Barclays Arrival Plus Card. Are More Changes on the Way?
Barclays recently added eight new transfer partners to one of its credit cards. However, adding these new transfer partners is somewhat of a head-scratcher as this card is no longer available to new applications. What could the addition of these transfer partners mean for the future of Barclays' travel rewards credit cards?
Capital One Landing Lounges to Open at New York-LaGuardia, Washington-National
Capital One plans to open two new lounges in 2023. These two new lounges will be somewhat different compared with existing lounges with a focus on providing guests with a culinary experience. Here's what travelers need to know about the two upcoming Capital One Landing lounges.
Everything To Know About The Amex Welcome Offer Eligibility Tool
Hoping to take advantage of a lucrative welcome offer from American Express? You might not be eligible for that amazing bonus. Luckily, you can use the Amex welcome offer eligibility tool to find out if you're eligible. Here's everything you need to know about this eligibility tool.
The Best Ways to Redeem Avios in the Americas
Although often used by travelers for award flights to and throughout Europe, the Avios program goes far beyond the European continent. You can even redeem Avios for travel solely within the Americas. Awards start at just 7,500 Avios with flights to Hawaii starting at 13,000 Avios. Here are some of the best ways to redeem Avios for flights within the Americas.
Alaska Airlines Flight Pass Now Includes Elite Status From $99 a Month, With a Major Catch
For a limited time, Alaska Airlines' Flight Pass program now comes with Mileage Plan elite status. However, you will only be eligible if you live in certain states. With this promotion, eligible new members can score Oneworld elite status for just $99 a month. Here's what travelers need to know about this unique offer and who is eligible.
United Increases Elite Status Requirements, Adds Elite Earnings on Awards Starting in 2023
United MileagePlus announced some major program changes for next year. Beginning in 2023, United will implement changes to the MileagePlus program including significant increases to what's required for elite status, adding elite earnings on award flights, and removing award redeposit fees. Here's what members need to know about changes to the United MileagePlus program.
How To Avoid Paying High Fuel Surcharges When Booking Flights with Avios
Of all the frustrations felt by rewards travelers, few present more of a headache than carrier-imposed surcharges, better known as fuel surcharges. It can take years to amass the required miles for a premium cabin redemption, and to then be told it will cost an additional $1,000+ in fees and carrier-imposed surcharges can be a deflating experience, particularly when fuel prices are the lowest they have been in years.
How to Search and Book British Airways Avios Award Flights
British Airways Avios provide incredible value if you know how to redeem them. Beyond flights with British Airways itself (which can have high taxes and fees), Avios can also be used to book award travel on 20+ airlines across the globe - including American Airlines and Alaska. In this guide, we'll show you how to find Avios award availability and redeem your Avios for maximum value.
Transfer Amex Membership Rewards to Aeromexico With a 20% Bonus
Now through September 30, 2022, American Express Membership Rewards members can get a 20% transfer bonus points when transferring points to Club Premier, the frequent flyer program of Aeromexico. Aeromexico's Club Premier allows members to redeem points for travel on SkyTeam partners (Delta, Air France, KLM, Korean Air, and more) as well as select non-alliance partners. Here are the details of this limited-time promotion.
How to Earn and Redeem Aeroplan Points on Eurowings
Air Canada's Aeroplan frequent flyer program has added yet another new partner airline. Eurowings Europe and the recently launched Eurowings Discover are not Aeroplan partner airlines. Here's what Aeroplan members need to know about earning and redeeming points for flights operated by the German low-cost carrier.
British Airways Increases Fuel Surcharges for Long-Haul Award Travel
Get ready to pay even more out of pocket when redeeming Avios for flights operated by British Airways. As British Airways increases fuel surcharges again, this adds to the airline's already extreme fees and surcharges -- a big headache on award bookings. Here's how much more you'll pay when redeeming your Avios on select long-haul routes.
College Students: Enroll to Get Discounts, Perks with Qatar Airways Student Club
Qatar Airways recently launched Student Club. This program gives college students a new way to save on airfare while getting elite-like perks like additional checked baggage allowance. Plus, upon graduation, Student Club members receive elite status. Here's what you need to know about this free program.
How to Book JetBlue Mint to London with Emirates Skywards Miles
JetBlue and Emirates have been partners for a while, and that relationship has just improved over time. The icing on the cake has been added: you can book JetBlue Mint (business class) between New York and London using your Emirates Skywards miles. Best of all, this is actually a good deal. Let's take a look at the latest development and how to book.
20% Transfer Bonus From Capital One to Aeromexico Club Premier
Have some spare Capital One miles that need to be redeemed? Now through March 31, 2022, you'll earn a 20% bonus when you transfer Capital One miles to Aeromexico Club Premier. Here are the details of this limited-time promotion and how to take advantage of it.
Alaska Airlines Will Increase Select First Class Awards this March
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will soon need more miles for select award redemptions when traveling in first class, because the airline is set to increase select first class award redemptions this March. Here is how many more miles will be needed and which awards will be impacted by this devaluation.
Marriott Makes a Minor Change to Status Earning with Credit Cards
Heads up to those with Marriott and Ritz-Carlton credit cards: there is a change to how you will earn Bonvoy elite status through annual spending. Cardholders will soon earn status based on annual spending -- not cardmember year spending. Thankfully, we get a transition period. Here's what you need to know.
Flash Sale: Save 15% on LifeMiles Award Travel on These Select Routes
Through Tuesday, Avianca LifeMiles members can save 15% on select routes across the US, Guam, and Israel when they book award travel. Use this promo to fly to Tel Aviv for 36k miles or fly United's Island Hopper for as cheap as 23,380 LifeMiles. Here are all of the routes that are included in this promo and what members need to know about redeeming their LifeMiles.
Everything You Need to Know About United Airlines’ Miles by the Month
There's a new subscription-based way to earn miles with United: Miles by the Month. United Airlines is the first U.S. airline to allow members to pay each month to earn a fixed amount of MileagePlus miles. Here's everything you need to know about this program - including how to purchase miles at an even-better rate.
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.
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.
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.
American Airlines and JetBlue Add Reciprocal Mileage and Elite Earning to Partnership
The "Northeast Alliance" between American and JetBlue just got even better. Members of both the AAdvantage program and the TrueBlue program can now earn miles/points when traveling on all flights operated by either airline. Previously, only codeshare flights were eligible for members to earn points when traveling on either JetBlue or American.
Your Vaccine Shot Could Win You Free United Flights for a Year
The COVID-19 vaccine could be your ticket to free flights for a year. United Airlines is currently running a sweepstakes to give vaccinated travelers a shot at free flights for a year. Here's how to enter to win.