Month: December 2016

I’m Now Writing at Inside Flyer UK

Anyone with anything more than a mild interest in frequent flyer miles has probably heard of Randy Petersen. The original frequent flyer guru, Randy founded the Freddie Awards, Flyertalk, Boarding Area and Milepoint. All the while, he published “Inside Flyer”, a

IHG Rewards Club Announces Category Changes for 2017

IHG Rewards Club have announced a list of hotels that are changing award category in 2017. These changes will take effect on 15 January 2017. The full list can be found here. IHG Rewards Club doesn’t actually have “award categories” per

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Iberia Plus Avios Sharing Bonus – Buy Avios for 1 Euro cent each

Iberia Plus are offering a special 50% Christmas bonus for transferring Avios to another person. Normally this doesn’t make much sense – you can always book reward tickets for other people without transferring any miles to them – but you

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Miles & More – 11,400 miles for a Subscription to the Economist

The Economist is one of my favourite newspaper / magazines, and I generally read it from cover to cover when it arrives in my postbox. It should come as no surprise that many of the same people who enjoy the

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Avianca LifeMiles Reward Sale

I frequently write about Avianca LifeMiles when they sell miles at a huge discount. Quite often, it is a good deal to buy miles and spend them on Business Class or First Class flights. A number of devaluations, though, have

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IHG Rewards Club Accelerate January to April 2017 – Targeted Offers

IHG Rewards Club have announced the return of their Accelerate promotion. This promotion will run from 1 January until 15 April, 2017. As is now completely standard and expected from IHG, each member receives a series of individual targets to achieve. You

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Virgin Atlantic Flying Club – A Little Trick to Reduce Surcharges

Changes are coming to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club. I wrote about them when the news was announced a few weeks ago. Since many people like to spend their Flying Club miles on Upper Class rewards, the clock is ticking for making

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