Alaska Airlines

MBNA Alaska Credit Card Strategies

MBNA Alaska Credit Card Strategies

MBNA is a rather quirky credit issuer, and there’s a particular set of strategies when dealing with them, especially in pursuit of the bonuses on the MBNA Alaska Airlines MasterCard.


An Emirates First Class Extravaganza!

An Emirates First Class Extravaganza!

Here are the glorious details of my return journey from Dubai to Toronto onboard Emirates First Class. I redeemed 150,000 Alaska miles for the trip, but the itinerary itself might surprise you.


When Should You Buy Points?

When Should You Buy Points?

Airlines and hotels routinely offer bonus promotions to entice you to buy points straight from the program itself. Under what circumstances could these deals be worthwhile?


The Best Credit Cards with Companion Fares

The Best Credit Cards with Companion Fares

In this post we go over the best Canadian credit cards with companion vouchers, which can be a great way to save on travel if you regularly travel as a couple or a family.


Creative Stopovers with Alaska Mileage Plan

Creative Stopovers with Alaska Mileage Plan

Alaska allows a free stopover on one-way awards, but where can you choose to have your stopover and which routings are possible?


Changes to the MBNA Alaska

Changes to the MBNA Alaska

The MBNA Alaska Airlines MasterCard is shaking things up a bit, introducing two separate versions with distinct bonuses, fees, and an added checked bag benefit.


10 Great Redemptions in Economy Class

10 Great Redemptions in Economy Class

Premium cabins are great, but economy class is ultimately the way the world travels. Here’s 10 outstanding ways you can use your points towards those trips.


8 Sweet Redemptions with Alaska Mileage Plan

8 Sweet Redemptions with Alaska Mileage Plan

You can count on Alaska Mileage Plan to deliver some outstanding redemption sweet spots, including a few hidden tricks here and there.


9 Amazing Redemption Ideas

9 Amazing Redemption Ideas

A rundown of 9 amazing ways Canadians can redeem their hard-earned miles and points for optimum value.