Travel Tip of the Day: Combine Your US Airways Dividend Miles Account with Your American AAdvantage Account


Combine Your US Airways Dividend Miles Account with Your American AAdvantage Account If you have both an American Airlines AAdvantage account and a US Airways Dividend Miles account, now is the time to start combining them—as I lay out here. Since American and US Airways are now one entity, they’ll soon be closing down US Airways accounts, […]

Travel Tip of the Day: American Offering Bonus Miles in 2015


American Offering Bonus Miles in 2015 The big airline news today comes from American Airlines, which announced the terms of huge, great promotion that will run all of 2015. Here’s how it will work: Beginning January 1, American customers will earn bonus miles when they fly on a purchased First or Business Class ticket for travel through December 31, 2015, […]

Make-A-Wish come true by donating your airline miles

Six-year-old Ryan surfing, as per his wish, the waves of Hawaii

Causes don’t get much better than this. Make-A-Wish—which famously grants the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses—is right now in the midst of its “Wishes in Flight” campaign, and it’s calling on travelers everywhere to help out. And to do that, all that’s required is a few unused frequent flyer miles. With “Wishes in Flight,” Make-A-Wish […]

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Calculate Airplane Miles

I love flying and accumulating my frequent flier points so much that I actually calculate exactly how many miles I will fly on each trip. I used to use Webflyer’s Mile Marker but after seeing I realized the former is quite boring. incorporates a Google map so it’s easier on the eyes than […]

Travel Contests: Week of June 25th, 2012

Weekly Travel Contests and Sweepstakes

This week’s travel contests include: Enter to win a Cabo trip to suit your style One&Only Palmilla Capture a ‘Spirited Community’ Through Jura Whisky Win Half-A-Million AAdvantage Miles Sweepstakes AAdvantage® Summer Miles Challenge.. Jumeirah’s Burj Al Arab launches global Romance competition