Star Alliance Contest: Free Business Class Round The World Tickets

January 8, 2011

If you have a couple minutes, you might as well enter this interesting Star Alliance contest. The contest is meant to publicize the Star Alliance Upgrade program, which allows you to use a bunch of Star Alliance frequent flyer program miles to upgrade full Y (expensive) fares. So if you are flying United and have […]

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20,000 Aeroplan Miles for AeroplanPlus Gold Card

January 7, 2011

The $120 annual fee Gold Card normally has a 15,000 point sign up, but until March 31, 2011, it’s 20,000. (Thanks to TPG reader Martin for the tip). To get your 20,000 points, apply here.  You get 15,000 points after first use of the card and an addition 5,000 when you spent $1,000 in three months. […]

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Air Canada 20% Off Asia Flights

December 27, 2010

Air Canada is offering 20% off certain flights to Asia. Book by December 28th at midnight and depart by March 31, 2011. To get your exclusive discount, simply enter this promotion code when booking right here at Promotion code 4QNKF9D1 Conditions Book by December 28, 2010 midnight, from your city of departure. Valid for […]

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My Top 20 Loyalty Program Christmas Wish List

December 24, 2010

As a loyalty program junkie, I often think about how each program could be enhanced. While no perfect program exists in my opinion, here are my 20 wishes that, if granted, would make me a very, very happy frequent traveler. Feel free to add yours in the comments below! In no particular order: 1) Delta changes their […]

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American Express Aeroplan Plus Platinum Card 50,000 Sign-up Bonus

December 8, 2010

Air Canada’s frequent flyer program, Aeroplan (which is actually a separate company from the airline), has some good awards, especially the 80,000 point business class from North America to most parts of central/Western Europe. They also have a competitive card sign-up bonus going on right now for their co-branded American Express Aeroplan Plus Platinum card: […]

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Air Canada Now Participating in Star Alliance Upgrade Program

December 8, 2010

Good news for Star Alliance members who want to upgrade on Air Canada- they can now redeem miles for upgrades through the Star Alliance upgrade program.  This is somewhat of a surprise, because they are one of the hardest airlines to upgrade on. They don’t hand out free upgrades to top tier elites, like the legacy […]

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15,000 Bonus Aeroplan Miles at Rexall for Prescription Transfers

December 3, 2010

Well this is a first for me, bonus miles for drugs! Link to promo. And while you are in the store, pick up $50 in cosmetics for an additional 2,000 Aeroplan miles (promo link) “On Saturday, December 4 only, earn a welcome bonus of 15,000 Aeroplan Miles when you transfer your prescription* from any Non-Rexall/Rexall […]

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Aeroplan American Express and Hotel Point Transfer Bonus

November 22, 2010

Aeroplan is a pretty good frequent flyer program. In fact they won program of the year at the Frequent Traveler awards, which I attended earlier this month. The reasons why I like them are that they have very flexible routing/ stopover rules and they have some gem awards. For example, a business class award from […]

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1,500 Bonus Aeroplan Miles When Transferring Hotel Points

August 9, 2010

Air Canada Aeroplan, home of the 80,000 point Star Alliance business class ticket North America-Europe, is running a promotion to encourage people to transfer their hotel points. When you transfer enough hotel points to reach 10,000 Aeroplan, you get a 1,500 point bonus. For each brand, I’ve indicated the amount of points needed to hit […]

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