Do Etihad Guest Miles Expire?
Etihad Guest Miles will expire after 18 months without qualifying account activity. This is an improved policy as of November 15, 2019. Previously, miles expired after 24 months—regardless of whether you generated account activity. For more detail on Etihad expiration rules, check out our updated post.
Major Overhaul of American Express Card Benefits in 2020
American Express has announced sweeping changes to benefits across almost its entire range of business and personal cards, set to take effect on 01/01/2020. There are positive and negative changes and the updates affect both credit and charge cards. Check out the post for all the details.
Aeroplan Program Changes: Everything You Need to Know
Ahead of the launch of its new loyalty program in 2020, Aeroplan announced a slew of changes to its award program. We outline everything you need to know about the changes.
Singapore Star Alliance Partner Award Devaluation Coming in April
Singapore KrisFlyer has announced a devaluation to its Star Alliance partner awards. The new award chart will come into effect on April 16, 2019, so there is still time to book an award with the old pricing before the change takes effect.
Singapore Devalues Premium Awards, Changes Waitlist Rules & Updates Award Search
Singapore KrisFlyer has announced a significant price increase starting January 24th for premium-economy, business, and first-class award tickets on Singapore and SilkAir-operated flights. Mileage upgrades and the waitlist process are changing too, so now is a good time to check your travel plans and see if you can book before this devaluation kicks in.
Capital One Announces Lucrative Airline Transfer Program
Capital One has announced a new airline transfer program which will join its fixed-value redemption options. We’re huge fans of flexible rewards currencies and, from first impressions, Capital One has produced a well thought out milage transfer program featuring high-value partners and transfer ratios that will encourage many cardholders to move significant spend onto Capital One cards.
Changes Coming To Hilton Honors In 2018
Hilton Honors has brought in 2018 with a slew of changes to their reward program. While in 2017 Hilton brought in some valuable changes (the ability to pool points), and some which were pretty worthless (using Hilton points to shop at Amazon), the changes in 2018 are more sweeping and adds value to those loyal to the program.
Singapore Devalues Star Alliance Award Chart And Introduces Online Bookings
Singapore has announced a devaluation to its Star Alliance partner award chart. The change will come into effect starting December 7, 2017.
Big Changes to Flying Blue Coming April 1, 2018
Flying Blue has announced major changes to the program that will come into effect April 1, 2018. At that time we’ll see a shift to a revenue-based loyalty program. As of now, Flying Blue has outlined the changes it is making to earning miles, as well as tier miles needed to move between levels.