Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card Review
Hilton’s first ultra-premium rewards card, the Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card is the star of Hilton’s co-brand lineup of credit cards from American Express. In addition to the highest points earning rate ever offered by Hilton, the Hilton Aspire…
Can I Use Airline & Travel Credits to Pay Award Change and Cancellation Fees?
Most airline loyalty programs now charge award change or cancellation fees, with costs ranging from a reasonable $20/25 for select changes on KrisFlyer, Emirates, or Etihad, to a slap-in-the-face $150 per ticket for close-in changes or redeposits through Delta’s SkyMiles program. That’s cold hard cash you’ve paid to the airline for the privilege of not flying with them. But thanks to travel credits provided on some of our favorite travel rewards cards, that cash doesn’t have to come from your wallet. Instead, you can pay the award change or cancellation fee using your credit card, and have the charge wiped as a statement credit.
Hilton Honors Changes to Citi Co-Branded Cards Confirmed
Since we reported in June 2017, that Hilton Honors had signed an exclusive deal with American Express to be their sole credit card issuer, questions have arisen about how the changeover would be handled. The new arrangement comes into effect as of January 30, 2018.