Available Now! Use Avios on US Airways Flights

Tweet As of March 31st, 2014, US Airways has officially joined the One World airline alliance. The bad news is that US Airways is no longer part of the Star Alliance network. (However, you can still use your miles to book travel on several Star Alliance carriers as long as you don’t mix and match […]

Avios: How to Find Award Availability

Tweet This week I had a reader question about using Avios points to book flights on American Airlines.  Since there are a couple of unique elements to booking flights using Avios, I figured it would be worth while to write an article on the topic. Why? Avois are the easiest points currency to accumulate because […]

Cancel, Don’t Change British Airways Avios Award Flights

Tweet Over the last year, there have been several occasions where I’ve needed to make an adjustment to an award flight that I booked with Avios.  I guess that’s because I’ve got an entire truckload full of Avios from their generous sign up bonus (currently up to 100,000 Avios). Unfortunately, Avios posts pretty bad fees for […]

British Airways 50,000 Avios Sign Up Bonus

Tweet For a second time this year, the 100,000 British Airways Avios credit card is available. The card is definitely not as good as the original 100,000 offer [get 100,000 Avios after spending $2,500] which I don’t expect we’ll see any time soon, but it’s a very solid offer nonetheless.  Earlier this year when this […]

Hours Left on the British Airways 100,000 Bonus

Tweet Update: Offer expired.  Instead, you should check out the Chase Sapphire Preferred. I received an email today indicating that the Chase British Airways credit card promotion will be taken offline tomorrow (Tuesday, July 17th, at 5 p.m.). As a reminder, here’s an overview of the offer: Sign up for and get approved for the card […]

British Airways Visa 100,000 Avios Bonus is Back

Tweet Update: Offer expired.  Instead, you should check out the Chase Sapphire Preferred. I’d love to be able to tell you that the British Airways 100,000 point offer is back and better than ever. But I can’t. What I can tell you is that there is an opportunity on the table for you to earn 100,000 Avois […]