Redeeming Points

Aeroplan Mini-RTW: Two Weeks to Go!

Aeroplan Mini-RTW: Two Weeks to Go!

Two weeks remain until the September 1 transition to a more restrictive stopover policy, and everyone’s busy finalizing their trips under the Aeroplan Mini-RTW sweet spot.


Marriott Bonvoy to Introduce Peak & Off-Peak Pricing

Marriott Bonvoy to Introduce Peak & Off-Peak Pricing

Marriott Bonvoy will be introducing peak and off-peak pricing starting on September 14, 2019. Find out all about the latest round of changes to the program.


My First Time Redeeming Etihad Guest Miles

My First Time Redeeming Etihad Guest Miles

Etihad Guest is one of the less-discussed transfer partners of Amex MR points, and I recently used them for the first time to book intra-Australia business class.


The Cathay Pacific Asia Miles Multi-Carrier Award Chart

The Cathay Pacific Asia Miles Multi-Carrier Award Chart

With an allowance of five stopovers and two open-jaws, the Oneworld Multi-Carrier Award Chart within Cathay Pacific Asia Miles allows you to book some killer round-the-world trips.


Head-to-Head: Marriott Bonvoy vs. Hilton Honors

Head-to-Head: Marriott Bonvoy vs. Hilton Honors

A comprehensive head-to-head comparison between the Marriott Bonvoy and Hilton Honors hotel loyalty programs. In which areas does each program excel, and how can you maximize both?


The 10 Best Ways to Fly Business Class to Asia on Points

The 10 Best Ways to Fly Business Class to Asia on Points

Want to redeem miles for business class flights to Asia? Here are the 10 airlines that can get you there, including some of the best business class products in the world.


Aeroplan Mini-RTW: Strategies for Booking Before September 1

Aeroplan Mini-RTW: Strategies for Booking Before September 1

With the impending changes to Aeroplan rewards on September 1, what are some strategies you can employ if you want to “lock in” the current two-stopover allowance for future trips?


The 9 Best Ways to Fly Business Class to Europe on Points

The 9 Best Ways to Fly Business Class to Europe on Points

Many Canadian points collectors have the goal of flying business class to Europe. Here’s everything you need to know about the best airlines, routes, and availability in pursuit of that goal.


New Video: The Aeroplan Mini-RTW

New Video: The Aeroplan Mini-RTW

Episode 6 of the Intro to Miles & Points video series focuses on one of the best redemption sweet spots in all the land: the Aeroplan Mini-RTW.


The British Airways Avios Multi-Carrier Award Chart

The British Airways Avios Multi-Carrier Award Chart

Very few Avios collectors know about a “hidden” award chart within the program, which is used for bookings with multiple Oneworld airlines, and can deliver excellent value on round-the-world trips.