AA Reduced Mileage Awards August–November 2019
American Airline’s Reduced Mileage Awards have been updated through November of 2019. AA Flyers with one of the co-branded American Airlines credit cards from Citibank or Barclays can save up to 7,500 miles on round-trip flights to/from any of 185 airports on the list.
Transfer Amex Membership Rewards to Avios with a 40% Bonus
American Express has announced a promotion giving you a 40% bonus on points transfers to British Airways Avios, through October 1st, 2019.
20% Off Cathay Pacific Awards to the U.S. and Europe
To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Cathay Pacific is offering a 20% discount on awards to select destinations in the U.S. and Europe from Hong Kong.
Amex Eliminates Airline Fee Credit for Gift Card Purchases
American Express has finally closed a loophole that allowed cardholders to use their airline fee credit to reimburse gift cards purchased directly from the airline. Although the terms and conditions have always stated that gift cards are excluded from the credit, this had never been enforced for gift cards purchased in small denominations.
Citi Increasing Signup Bonus Restriction to 48 Months
Citi has made a move to restrict welcome offers on the AA family of cards to one bonus every 48 months. While this could be bad news for some, the new rule may actually end up giving you more options for your next Citi card.
Breaking: 100 Million Affected by Capital One Data Breach
Capital One has announced that it suffered a data breach affecting 100 million individuals in the U.S., and six million in Canada.
Amex Priority Pass Cards Losing Non-Lounge Access Privileges
American Express has announced that Priority Pass Select memberships associated with its cards will no longer be eligible to access Priority Pass Non-Lounge facilities. This change takes effect on August 1, 2019, and will eliminate the option to visit Priority Pass restaurants. Fortunately, Priority Pass cards linked to Citi and Chase credit cards are not affected.
30% Off Turkish Airlines Awards in July and August
Turkish Airlines is offering 30% off awards and more in July and August to celebrate the airline’s 30th anniversary. These discounts are for last-minute departures, with travel dates extending only through August 31st.