There are Several Buy Miles Offers, But Which Should You Take Advantage Of? Logo

Sometimes we don't have the patience or time to accumulate miles through Manufactured Spending, but we also don't want to pay full price for the premium cabin airfare or high-end hotel. For situations … [Read more...]

US Airways Charging Fuel Surcharges On Some Carriers?

Dividend Miles

Note: I debated whether to post this yesterday but decided not to. Now that another blogger has, I think it's fair game. Canadian Kilometers pointed out a FlyerTalk thread yesterday morning that … [Read more...]

American Airlines and US Airways Devalue Without Notice

AA and US

In my opinion, the dirtiest trick a loyalty program has is to raise the cost of awards without giving customers any notice. I can't think of a worse way to treat your customers, particularly the ones … [Read more...]

Barclay’s Bank Adds an Online Shopping Portal for Bonus Points

Yay for more points-earning options!

One of the easiest ways to accumulate additional points/miles is by simply doing all your shopping online. For example, Nordstrom recently had a Men's Half Yearly sale. I went to the store to look … [Read more...]

Food Wars: Domestic American Business vs US Airways First

Dinner Menu for my YYZ-LAX flight.

A couple of weeks ago I flew Business class on American Airlines from Toronto to Los Angeles. It was the first time I’d flown anything other than Economy class on American as I rarely travel with … [Read more...]

US Airways Club at LAX Terminal 1

Art at the entry walkway

If you're flying US Airways from LAX, you're probably flying from Terminal 1. I was on one of two LAX-PHL red-eyes offered by US from Los Angeles, opting for the cheaper 10:10PM flight. If you're … [Read more...]