Miles & Points Questions

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.


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.


Marriott Platinum Elite: How Much Is It Worth?

Marriott Platinum Elite: How Much Is It Worth?

What is the value of Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Elite status? I share my valuation of the perks and benefits to help you decide whether it’s worth the effort to earn Platinum Elite for yourself.


Which Airlines Release 3+ Business Class Award Seats?

Which Airlines Release 3+ Business Class Award Seats?

Here are the airlines that give you the best chance of finding 3+ business class award seats on the same flight, to help those of you travelling in larger groups extract maximum value from your miles.


Why Should You Pay Annual Fees for Credit Cards?

Why Should You Pay Annual Fees for Credit Cards?

It can be daunting to stump up the annual fees on some of the higher-end credit cards at first. What makes these annual fees worthwhile, and how can you make it an easier pill to swallow?


Should You Redeem Avios for Long-Haul Business Class?

Should You Redeem Avios for Long-Haul Business Class?

Thanks to its distance-based award chart, British Airways Avios are generally considered ideal for short-haul awards. But is there value to be found in redeeming Avios on long-haul premium flights?


Which Points Can Be Combined Between Different People?

Which Points Can Be Combined Between Different People?

In this article, we go through the different ways in which you might be able to combine multiple people’s points with certain loyalty program into a single account.


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?


Cobalt vs. Platinum: Which Is Better for Dining?

Cobalt vs. Platinum: Which Is Better for Dining?

Both the Cobalt Card and the Platinum Card offer compelling points earnings at restaurants, coffee shops, and drinking establishments. Which one should you pick?


Which Credit Cards Offer Insurance on Award Travel?

Which Credit Cards Offer Insurance on Award Travel?

Which credit cards should you use to take advantage of the card’s insurance perks when redeeming miles for your ticket? Here’s all you need to know.