Points and Miles For Suites and First Class (Part 1 of 2)

Flying in first class or better yet a suite on an airline is a luxury that is relatively unimaginable unless you’ve got points and miles. Spending $10,000 or more for a single flight experience is out of reach for almost anyone, but imagine enjoying that experience paid for easily accumulated travel rewards.

Do American Airlines Miles Expire?

American Airlines AAdvantage miles expire if you have no earning or redemption activity on your account in an 18-month period. If you’re looking for a way to prevent your miles from expiring, we’ve got several.

Sweet Spots with American Airlines AAdvantage Awards

The adjustments to American’s award chart and a switch to revenue based earning across American and partner airlines has made it harder to extract top value from AA miles. The silver lining is that American remains a founding member of oneworld® alliance, providing AAdvantage members access to fantastic partner airlines that offer superior hard products and access to every region of the world.

Top Rewards Cards With a Waived ($0) Annual Fee for the First Year [2019]

Rewards credit cards that waive the first year of annual fees offer cardholders an instant head start compared to cards that charge an annual fee right from the get-go. You enjoy premium perks, earn thousands of points, and in some cases generate a substantial balance of points from a new cardmember bonus without any out of pocket expense on annual fees.

How to Get Rental Car Elite Status for Free

One of the feel-good milestones of rewards travel is achieving elite status within a loyalty program. The recognition that we are a valued client and the perks, upgrades, discounts, and extra points elite status affords us can be a huge…

The Cheapest Ways to Fly to Europe with Award Miles

Before I started collecting points & miles, I thought I would need to save for a long time to buy flights to Europe. I was wrong. Flights from the U.S. to Europe regularly cost over $1,200 (and that number only goes up when you add a partner and kids), but with the help of miles, you only have to pay the taxes and fees!