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How to Take a Business Trip in Style: Using Miles to Upgrade a Paid Coach Ticket

For folks who love to travel, taking business trips can be a great way to explore new places.  But many companies will only pay for travel in coach. Fortunately, you can … Link to entire article »

Filed under: Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets

Chase Ink Cardholders Can Earn Up to 13x Ultimate Rewards Points at Staples

Today’s a good day for those with Chase Ink cards, as cardholders can now earn 8x-13x Ultimate Rewards points on Staples purchases for a limited time. Chase Ink Business Cash and Chase … Link to entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

Dear Aeroplan: Is Anyone There?

12 days ago there was a brief period where Swiss first class award availability was bookable using Star Alliance miles. While Swiss has generally restricted first class awards to Miles & … Link to entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time

US Will Take UAE and Qatar to Task Over Subsidies

The U.S. is going to enter talks with the UAE and Qatar about airline subsidies but it doesn’t sound like they’ll amount to much. The irony of complaining that other airlines … Link to entire article »

Filed under: View from the Wing

Southwest 2-Day Sale: Domestic Flights Starting at $40 One-Way

Via Miles to Memories, Southwest is having a sale! You can fly between tons of US cities starting at just $40, or 1,727 Southwest points, one-way.  But you’ll have to buy your … Link to entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets

Fairmont President’s Club and Le Club AccorHotels to Become One Program in 2018

In December 2015, AccorHotels announced its plan to acquire Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. Including its Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel brands, the FHRI company cost Accor 46.7 million new shares and … Link to entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

American Airlines Opened One of the World’s Biggest Lounges and It’s Fantastic

With the introduction of the American Airlines Flagship Lounge and Flagship First Dining I think it's fair to say that Miami goes from a terrible place to connect to a … Link to entire article »

Filed under: View from the Wing