Canada Travel Hacking: How to Maximize Your Air Miles

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For most Canadians, the desire to collect rewards and gain maximum benefits from the loyalty programs is an overriding one. Many Canadians go to great lengths to collect the coalition loyalty program, Air Miles on almost all their daily shopping and purchases. However, not all Canadians have an idea on how to spend and maximize on their Air Miles and...

The Best Business Travel Cards for Cash Back on Advertising Costs

Business travel cards were introduced to serve the basic needs of at best. While some business owners are still found hesitant on the idea of acquiring one of these ingenious cash back cards, others are simply reaping the benefits of cards that cater to specific demands and needs of running a business. These cards have made business travel cheaper for...

Redeeming Starwood Preferred Guest Points for Maximum Value

Starwood Preferred Guest Starpoints are one of the most valuable loyalty currencies operating across the globe. They offer tremendous value and are relatively easier to earn compared to the other loyalty currencies. This post will explore the different ways your Starpoints can be used to make the most of them. With all that time away from home, you might have...

Maximizing Chase Ultimate Rewards for Trips to the Caribbean

Earlier this year, Chase introduced a new credit card. The Chase Sapphire Reserve Card has gained considerable hype in the small time it has been around for. New cardholders are entitled to a sign-up bonus worth 100,000 Ultimate Rewards points. The dollar value for this bonus amounts to a minimum of $1,500 on redemption when used directly. However, if...

9 SPG Properties that Make for Awesome Award Redemptions

Like I have mentioned countless times before, there are a number of ways to redeem Starpoints for great value. In case you’re looking for great value accommodation, take a look at my list. When compiling this list, my primary focus to determine best value properties for Starpoints redemption was on the following aspects: Property category The average revenue rates ...

Earn Up To Thrice The Points With Expedia+ Rewards Program

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All the travel product providers, be they airlines, hotels, car hire companies and even the credit card companies have a loyalty program so it is only a natural logical progression that the guys who aggregate it all and handle all the bookings should launch their own loyalty program. As innovative as it sounds, the Expedia Rewards Program has actually...

Which Are the Best Frequent Flyer Programs?

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If you fly frequently or even only occasionally, frequent flyer miles are always going to be an important artillery in your battle of wits with the airline. Airlines offer these rewards to cultivate a loyal cadre of customers who will keep on booking but they really hope you don’t use them and continue paying for your flights so as...

Which Are the Best Online Travel Agency Reward Programs?

Online Travel Agency Reward Programs Offer Possibilities to Earn Extra Bonuses and Points on OTA Bookings
Most travellers will sign up with the loyalty programs offered by some of the leading international airlines, care rental companies as well as hotel chains but are completely oblivious of the fact that the online travel agencies such as Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity, Orbitz, and Hotels.com also have their own reward programs and that you will be able to earn...

Common Myths on Frequent Flyer Miles

What Are Some of the Common Myths About Frequent Flyer Miles
Frequent flyer miles are probably some of the best things about air travel. If you are a moderate to frequent flyer, you can easily transform yourself into a road warrior with frequent flyer miles if you are an avid collector. Frequent flyer programs, like many other airline service innovations, have been around for quite a while. In the case of...

A Comprehensive List of Aeroplan Miles Airlines With Low to Zero Fuel Surcharges

High Fuel Surcharges are a Major Point of Contention Between Passengers and Aeroplan Miles Airlines
There are frequent cases of travellers booking flights with Aeroplan Miles and then ending up paying as much $1000 in fuel surcharges which is ridiculous. There is no question that almost all carriers have a fuel surcharge. It is an acceptable industry practice and varies from one carrier to another. However, while some Aeroplan carriers have reasonable fuel surcharges,...