Category Archives for Awards.

American Devaluation – What You Need to Book Now…and what can wait till tomorrow

It’s here…pricing for several American Airlines AAdvantage awards will change tomorrow. Below is a recap once again of awards that are worth booking today as well as a few you can wait to book post-devaluation. 1. First Class Awards to Europe You could argue that business class is good enough for travel to Europe. While that…

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2 Popular AA Awards That You CAN Wait to Book Until After the March 22 Devaluation

Yesterday I talked about five popular AA awards that you should definitely book before the March 22 devaluation. Today it is time to discuss two extremely popular AA awards that you do not have to rush to book before the devaluation. Business Class Awards to Africa Much to my surprise, the award rate for business class awards…

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How I Created My Own United Saver Award Space

I always advise readers and clients to avoid redeeming miles and points for domestic travel UNLESS they are traveling during an extremely busy period or last minute. Both situations lead to very high ticket prices which make the domestic redemption play palatable. Of course, very discounted redemptions on Southwest, JetBlue, and short haul using Avios also make…

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Act Now: Air New Zealand Business Awards Available from LAX/SFO/IAH

This is an exciting development…and hopefully something that becomes more common.  A Juicy Miles client emailed this morning that after reading Ben’s post on Air New Zealand opening up award seats for their LAX-LHR flight, that he began searching for flights to Auckland from LAX and SFO…and found availability in both directions on select dates in February,…

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