Should I Redeem My Miles for Economy, Business, or First Class Travel?

Tweet The majority of people who travel have never flown in anything but economy class.  One of the main reasons is because economy class tickets are so much less expensive than business or first class tickets.  Thus, when using your miles, flying something better than economy might make sense. Still, is it worth using extra […]

How to Choose a Mileage or Points Program to Focus Your Earning

Tweet So, you’ve decided you want to collect miles for nearly free travel. The obvious question is: where should you be focusing your efforts? There’s the extreme approach which involves getting a little bit of everything.  It means signing up for all of the best credit card offers (of course, spacing out applications from the […]

Lufthstansa 50,000 Bonus Miles | Miles and More MasterCard [Expired]

Tweet You’ll get the best current Lufthansa offer here. Who’d of thunk it? A few years ago, everyone would be jumping over each other to get a credit card with a 50,000 point sign up bonus. Honestly, I’m forcing myself to write this post just so you won’t say that I missed it, but really, […]

Keeping American Advantage Miles Active

Tweet A reader recently wrote in asking about keeping his American Airlines Advantage miles active: We have a Citibank American Advantage card in order to accumulate miles.  The problem is that it has an annual fee of $85, so I’ve scheduled to cancel it this April.  Our predicament is that we haven’t found a way […]