Miles & Points

Aer Lingus Launches Montreal Route (New Avios Sweet Spot!)

Aer Lingus Launches Montreal Route (New Avios Sweet Spot!)

Aer Lingus has launched a new route from Dublin to Montreal, which can be booked for amazing value via the British Airways Avios program.


The Complete Guide to Booking ANA First Class

The Complete Guide to Booking ANA First Class

ANA First Class is one of the most stylish ways to cross the Pacific. Here’s the lowdown on how you can redeem miles for this spectacular flight experience.


Is Aeroplan Lowering Fuel Surcharges?

Is Aeroplan Lowering Fuel Surcharges?

Amidst frustrating “IT issues”, Aeroplan seems to have quietly lowered the fuel surcharges that they pass on when redeeming award tickets.


The Conundrum of Redeeming Points to Europe

The Conundrum of Redeeming Points to Europe

Millions of Canadians visit Europe each year, but in this article I look at why redeeming miles for your European adventure might not be as simple as you think.


New Amex SPG Signup Bonus + Updates from the Marriott Merger

New Amex SPG Signup Bonus + Updates from the Marriott Merger

I walk you through the aftermath of the Marriott and SPG merger, beginning with some news from the American Express SPG Cards.


My Miles & Points Journey: A Complete Timeline

My Miles & Points Journey: A Complete Timeline

Ever wonder how I developed the know-how to collect points and redeem them for travel over the years? Here’s my blueprint for you to follow.


All About the Refundable Hotel Trick

All About the Refundable Hotel Trick

The refundable hotel trick is a useful way to deal with onerous spending requirements, cash out travel credits, and redeem points for purchases in an optimal way.


PointsU Toronto 2018

PointsU Toronto 2018

The annual PointsU Conference is returning to Toronto on the weekend of September 29, 2018. Get your tickets now!


Aeroplan Links Up with Porter Airlines

Aeroplan Links Up with Porter Airlines

Aeroplan has announced that it will partner with Toronto-based Porter Airlines after its agreement with Air Canada comes to an end in 2020.


The Amex Business Cards from Canada Post

The Amex Business Cards from Canada Post

Apply for the American Express business cards via Canada Post to take advantage of higher signup bonuses and lower annual fees.