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The largest barrier to maximizing your points and miles continues to be the hurdle of finding award availability. There are two solutions to overcoming this problem: paying an award booking service to deal with it for you, or putting significant effort into understanding tools and patterns of award availability. Today, I’ll cover the best award search tools for Star Alliance flights.
Star Alliance Basics
Understanding how to earn and collect miles across partner airlines can be difficult if you’re new to points and miles. You need to learn the basics of these relationships and understand the process of booking partner award flights, which starts with finding award seat availability.