What You Need to Know When Booking American Airlines Award Tickets

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. I often receive questions about the amount of miles that the AAdvantage program requires for American Airlines award tickets. I'll explain why the redemption price you're seeing when … Continue reading What You Need to Know When Booking American Airlines Award Tickets

How To Book American Airlines Flights With Amex Membership Rewards Points (Etihad Miles)

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. I have never flown on an Etihad flight, nor do I collect Etihad miles.  But I recently used Etihad miles to book award tickets on flights operated … Continue reading How To Book American Airlines Flights With Amex Membership Rewards Points (Etihad Miles)

How To Book American Airlines Flights With British Airways Avios

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. Update: As of May 30, 2019, British Airways has slightly increased the amount of Avios required for partner flights (such as AA operated flights).  Fortunately, this change wasn't enough … Continue reading How To Book American Airlines Flights With British Airways Avios

Types of award ticket pricing (and how you may be able to save lots of miles and points)

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)

Etihad miles may be my new favorite way to book AA flights

You do not need American Airlines AAdvantage miles to book American Airlines award flights Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. Earlier this year I found myself in need of some miles to book … Continue reading Etihad miles may be my new favorite way to book AA flights

Flights To Liberia, Costa Rica On Miles And Points

Advertiser disclosure: The Miles Genie has partnered with CardRatings for our coverage of credit card products.  The Miles Genie and CardRatings may receive a commission from card issuers. Flights from the US to Liberia, Costa Rica on miles and points In this post, I'll go over flight options for Costa Rica using different types of … Continue reading Flights To Liberia, Costa Rica On Miles And Points