Transfer Chase Points to BA with a 30% Bonus

Chase Ultimate Rewards is offering a 30% bonus on transfers to British Airways through June 16, 2019. This promotion is especially noteworthy because it marks the first time Chase has offered a transfer bonus to a partner loyalty program.

Earn Double Avios Through 2018

British Airways has announced a promotion awarding you double base Avios on flights through December 31, 2018. The promotion only applies to the first 10 flights you take, and you will earn double base Avios (those earned by a BA Executive Club Blue members) during the promotion.

How to Transfer Avios Between British Airways and Iberia Accounts

The ability to combine points into a single program is one of the most valuable features of collecting Avios, particularly when you factor in Iberia offers some of the best value business-class awards to Europe. You can also transfer Ultimate Rewards, Membership Rewards, and Marriott Bonvoy points to top off your accounts.

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.

Which Rewards Programs Allow You to Combine Points and Miles for Free?

There is a ton of information covering techniques to earn and burn points and miles. Advice on which credit card to add to your wallet, identifying airlines and hotels that will maximize the value of rewards points, and mapping out redemption options all over the world. One aspect of rewards travels that’s a little harder to unearth reliable information for, is family pooling and transferring of program points or miles. Here, we’ll highlight transfer policies for major programs, and offering simple ‘how-to’ instructions on sharing points and miles with your family and friends — all at no cost.

35% Bonus Avios on Hotel Point Conversion

In general, it isn’t a good idea to transfer hotel points to airlines. The transfer ratio in most cases is weak at best. You’ll typically see a much better value keeping the points within the hotel program and redeeming against…

Sweet Spots for British Airways Avios Awards

British Airways Executive Club and its Avios program has some of the most diverse sweet spots available. As its rewards program is distance-based, traditional geographic borders rarely come into play when attempting to identify the best possible value out of each mile.