A Brave New Aeroplan
Air Canada will launch a completely revamped Aeroplan frequent flier program on November 8, 2020. In a bold move, the program will replace its existing, traditional region-based award chart for a hybrid zone-and-distance approach. However, the award chart changes are just the tip of the iceberg. Here’s what you need to know about the many changes coming to the program.
The Ultimate Guide to United MileagePlus
United’s MileagePlus program is one of the most accessible and rewarding frequent-flyer programs. Although we’ve seen significant changes in recent years, MileagePlus has retained its core value for members. In this guide, we’ll cover how to earn United miles, the best ways to redeem them, and how to make the most of MileagePlus Premier elite status.
Do Air France/KLM FlyingBlue Miles Expire?
Keeping your Air France/KLM Flying Blue miles alive is easy. Simply take a flight with Flying Blue or a partner at least once every two years, or make a purchase with a qualifying co-branded credit card at least once every two years to keep you miles alive indefinitely.
Earn up to 12X Membership Rewards Points This Labor Day Weekend Through Rakuten
Rakuten (formerly known as eBates) is launching another fantastic sale this holiday weekend. Members can earn three times the normal Cash Back with participating retailers. Plus, if you’re not a Rakuten member yet, you can earn 3,000 bonus Membership Rewards points by signing up for a new account and linking your account to a Membership Rewards-earning card. We will show you step-by-step how to take advantage of this incredible offer.
Get the Most Out of the United Explorer 60K Offer
Chase has temporarily raised the sign-up bonus for the United℠ Explorer Card. Now, new applicants can receive 60,000 bonus miles after spending $3,000 within the first three months of account opening—20,000 more miles than usual! In this post, I cover some of the best ways to maximize this fantastic sign-up bonus.
Everything You Need to Know About World of Hyatt
With just 900 properties around the world, Hyatt may not have a huge footprint. But thanks to a great award chart, excellent elite benefits, and a great credit card, World of Hyatt is solidly my favorite hotel loyalty program. In this post, we cover everything you need to know about World of Hyatt—from how to earn and redeem points to program features and elite status.
Do Hilton Honors Points Expire?
Hilton just improved its point expiration policy. Now members have to generate qualifying activity every 15 months (instead of every 12 months) to avoid point expiration. The catch is that not all activity is qualifying for extending your expiration date. Here’s what you need to know about keeping your Hilton points alive—even without needing to stay at a Hilton hotel.
Do Southwest Rapid Rewards Points Expire?
Southwest Rapid Rewards points used to expire if you didn’t maintain activity. Now, that’s no longer the case. Starting in October 2019, Southwest points will only expire if you close your account. Still, you may want to utilize these techniques to earn Southwest points—even if you no longer need to worry about generating activity.
Save Up To 7,500 Miles on American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards (August-November 2020)
American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards are discounted award tickets to and from select destinations. Eligible Citi and Barclays American Airlines cardholders can get up to 7,500 miles off a round trip ticket by taking advantage of this great offer. Eligible destinations change monthly, so be sure to check before booking an American flight within the U.S. and Canada.
Do Qatar Airways Qmiles Expire?
Qatar Airways just improved the expiration policy for its Privilege Club Qmiles. Previously, Qmiles had an inflexible lifespan of a minimum of 3 years regardless of activity. Now, whenever you generate activity, your miles expiration clock will be extended by 36 months. Here’s how to generate qualifying activity, even without flying.