When I wrote the recent JetBlue post, I wanted to compare our redemption cost to that of other airlines. Then I realized I have never posted a stand-alone article about the different types of award ticket pricing, so I pulled that section and decided to write a whole post about it. The best airline program … Continue reading Types of award ticket pricing (and how you may be able to save lots of miles and points)
Being based in DFW, we had never flown JetBlue until last week. We prefer nonstop routes when possible and the only nonstop JetBlue flights from DFW are to Boston. We finally had the opportunity to fly JetBlue from Orlando to Nassau for our trip to Atlantis. You can view JetBlue's route map here. We were … Continue reading JetBlue TrueBlue Deserves Some Attention
Getting started with miles and points (2019) See Also: Basic starter tips Earning Part 1:Sign-up Bonuses Meeting Minimum Spending Requirements Earning Part 2: Everyday Spending and Category Bonuses Earning Part 3: Shopping Portals Earning Part 4:Manufactured Spending I was inspired to start this site after reading this article. This is NOT fake news! Airlines Make More … Continue reading Getting started
How can I keep my miles and points from expiring? You do not want to let your miles and points expire. While some loyalty programs will reinstate them, you will likely have to pay a fee. Worst case scenario, you may not even have the option to pay to have points or miles reinstated. There … Continue reading Keep your miles and points from expiring!
Other Japan posts: Our Free Ritz-Carlton Stays In Japan Japan Hotels: How To Book A 9 Night Stay For Less Than $400 Total [$3400 Value] Ryan and I just returned from an unforgettable week in Japan! We visited temples, spotted a Geisha heading to work, walked through the bamboo forest, ate our weight in sushi, … Continue reading How we booked Japan for $388 [$13,600 Value] and you can, too!
Fuel surcharges can be a major buzzkill when you're trying to redeem points and miles. If you have points that are transferrable to several airlines, such as Chase Ultimate Rewards or American Express Membership Rewards, you may be able to find an alternative way to book an award ticket that doesn't involve fuel surcharges. The … Continue reading Paying Fuel Surcharges vs. Redeeming More Points Or Miles