Save up to 43% on Avianca Award Bookings

From now through December 9, redeem Avianca LifeMiles for select award flights around the globe and save up to 43% on standard mileage rates. Economy, business, and first-class options are available from 14 departure/arrival points within North America. Combine this opportunity with a current transfer bonus or buy-miles promotion for outstanding value.

JetBlue Rolls Out New Fares Including Basic Economy

JetBlue has introduced a lower-cost Blue Basic fare for price-sensitive travelers. While we’ve been skeptical about the long-term savings we’ll see from basic economy, the JetBlue offering is less restrictive than the competition—especially for those with a cobrand credit card or Mosaic elite status.

Buy Choice Privileges Points for 0.71 Cents Each

Choice Privileges is offering a 40% bonus when purchasing points, allowing you to buy them at 0.71 cents each. Just like our recent post covering Hilton’s buy-points offer, this isn’t necessarily a great deal unless you can find a hotel that will give you a better deal using points than paying cash.

Turkish Allows Mixed Partners, Updates Award Chart

Turkish Airlines’ Miles&Smiles program has made some significant updates that deserve a closer look. On the positive side, there are several big improvements to the online booking experience. On the other hand, the infamous 7,500-mile award to Hawaii is notably absent from their latest award chart. The online booking tool hasn’t yet caught up to the new pricing, but it looks like higher mileage requirements are on the way.

5 Killer Rewards Card Offers to Maximize Business Spending

In the past few months, we’ve seen an unprecedented number of small-business cards offering huge bonuses. In today’s post, we review five top-tier business offers by breaking down the welcome bonus, key benefits, and how much monthly spending you’ll need to maximize the current offer.

AA Award Sale Expands: New Dates & Cities at 10K Roundtrip

American has added tons of new dates and destinations to the ongoing “Economy Web Specials” award sale. Since we first posted about this last week, we’ve seen 20K round trips to Hawaii and even 10K awards round trip to New Zealand and Australia. While the specifics are changing by the hour, the deal is still thriving, so now is the time to put some American miles to excellent use.