Why Earning Airline Miles Beats 2% Interest

Is earning American AAdvantage® miles with a Bask Savings Account better than earning 2% interest? In today’s post, we’ll break down the math to show how you can come out far ahead with miles. But don’t wait, because the new account signup bonus of 5,000 miles ends 04/30/2020. (Terms Apply)

American Airlines Drops Close-In Booking Fees!

Last month, American Airlines dropped its $75 close-in booking fee for awards ticketed less than 21 days from the date of travel. At this point, this seems to be a genuinely positive change, without any obvious downside. Still, the lack of fanfare from American’s PR team leaves us wondering if the other shoe is still waiting to drop.

Alaska & American Buy Miles Bonuses for February 2020

Alaska Mileage Plan and American AAdvantage are both offering a limited-time bonus when you buy miles. Both deals are a significant improvement over the normal prices, but should you buy? The answer (and which deal is better) depends on your travel plans. Here’s our breakdown of the two offers.

American Airlines Award Map Tool Is Back!

The American Airlines award map tool is a powerful way to search for award inventory on American Airlines and participating partner airlines. In December 2019, American disabled a similar tool, but now the feature is back and ready for use. Read on to learn how to use this new resource to find and book high-value awards with your AAdvantage miles.

American Airlines Business Class to Europe for 84K Round Trip

American Airlines is offering some very tempting Web Specials right now, especially for travellers originating in small regional airports: 84,000 miles round trip to Europe in business class. The same flights can be booked for just 34,000 miles round trip in economy. Act fast to take advantage of this rarely seen promotion!

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.