Those who are used to glacially accumulating airline miles over the course of many years may now have a better program to look forward to with Southwest Rapid Rewards. Continue reading Southwest Is Latest to Remove Expiration Dates From Frequent Flyer Miles
Many U.S. road warriors have given up on the frequent flyer miles awarded by airlines. For all but the most profligate spenders, miles are tougher than ever to earn from flying, and they’re not so easy to redeem. Continue reading United Airlines Simplifies Seat Upgrades With Points Incentives
United Mileage Plus members no longer have to worry about their frequent flyer points expiring. Continue reading United Ending Point Expirations for Mileage Plus
Those flush with American Express Membership Rewards points have a new tool for bidding on airline upgrades. Caveat emptor on the cost of the upgrades though Continue reading American Express Allows Passengers to Use Loyalty Points to Bid for Flight Upgrades
United Airline’s is becoming the latest airline to make it harder for frequent flyers to plan how many miles they will need to book an award flight. For flights on and after November 15, 2019, the United Airlines award charts will no longer be available. United will begin charging variable award prices for United-operated flights instead. You can already see these changes for flights on and after November 15, 2019.
Alaska’s continued efforts to appeal to transcontinental airline passengers is creating lucrative bonuses for frequent flyers.
A new tool coming from Capital One will make its travel credit cards more competitive with American Express and Chase. Only seasoned travel pros, however, may find it useful.
A partner benefit that allowed many of American’s frequent flyers to earn status through co-branded credit card spending is vanishing next year. Continue reading American Changes Elite Status Pathway for Co-Branded Credit Card Holders