Miles & Points

Status Challenge from WestJet to Air Canada Altitude

Status Challenge from WestJet to Air Canada Altitude

Air Canada is offering a status challenge to its Altitude elite program from WestJet Rewards. This could be a great opportunity to earn Altitude Prestige 25K or Elite 35K status through 2020!


Which Airlines Release Last-Minute Premium Award Seats?

Which Airlines Release Last-Minute Premium Award Seats?

Last-minute award availability can be a very useful backdoor opportunity to fly in a premium cabin, so let’s look at which airlines are most consistent in releasing last-minute space.


New Video: The Best First Class Flights

New Video: The Best First Class Flights

In this week’s video, I share with you all the glorious details of the seven best First Class airlines I’ve flown with so far, as well as how you can use points to book them for yourself.


Alaska Mileage Plan Cuts Intra-Asia Stopovers

Alaska Mileage Plan Cuts Intra-Asia Stopovers

Last week, Alaska Mileage Plan introduced Singapore Airlines awards, inadvertently setting into motion a sequence of events that eventually resulted in the removal of stopovers on intra-Asia awards.


The New American Express Business Edge Card

The New American Express Business Edge Card

American Express has just announced their latest card offering: the Business Edge Card, serving the modern-day entrepreneur with a few exciting 3x earning categories.


Turkish Airlines Will Fly to Vancouver

Turkish Airlines Will Fly to Vancouver

Turkish Airlines will start flying between Istanbul and Vancouver in mid-2020, which opens up a new opportunity for those in Western Canada to redeem Aeroplan miles to Europe.


7 Helpful Websites I Use for Award Travel

7 Helpful Websites I Use for Award Travel

There are many online resources that can help you along the way as you earn and redeem points towards the next big trip. Here are seven of my favourites.


Singapore Airlines Now Bookable on Alaska Mileage Plan!

Singapore Airlines Now Bookable on Alaska Mileage Plan!

It’s now finally possible to redeem Alaska miles on Singapore Airlines. The unparalleled access to premium awards is balanced out by higher redemption rates, but a few new sweet spots do emerge.


Marriott Titanium Elite: How Much Is It Worth?

Marriott Titanium Elite: How Much Is It Worth?

This article breaks down the benefits you get as a Marriott Titanium Elite member to help you determine whether it makes sense to aim for Titanium status after achieving Platinum.


Head-to-Head: Amex Cobalt vs. Scotia Gold Amex

Head-to-Head: Amex Cobalt vs. Scotia Gold Amex

The Amex Cobalt Card and the Scotia Gold Amex are both popular for their elevated earning rates, and in this edition of Head-to-Head we pit them against each other in all the ways that matter.