Category Archives: Airline Award Booking

Bonus Ends Tomorrow: 40% More British Airways Avios Points With AMEX Transfer

Update:  Thanks to Million Mile Secrets reader Andrew for the reminder that British Airways is changing its award program, starting April 28, 2015.  But folks who book coach award tickets won’t generally be affected.  We’ll have a detailed post on this soon!

Tomorrow is the last day to get a 40% bonus when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards points to British Airways Avios points.

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You Can Fly to Hawaii by Transferring American Express Membership Rewards Points to British Airways Avios Points

This is a very good deal!  That’s because you can use British Airways Avios points on partner airlines like American Airlines, US Airways and Alaska Airlines. Continue reading

Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 9 – How to Find Award Availability

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

You can use the British Airways website to find and book award tickets.

Book British Airways Award Flights Like A Pro Part 9 How To Find Award Availability

You Can Book British Airways Award Flights on Partner Airlines Such as Air Berlin. You Won’t Pay Fuel Surcharges to Fly to Dusseldorf, Germany.

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Limited Time: Increased 50,000 Mile Bonus on the Chase United Business Card

For a limited time, the sign-up bonus on the Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Business card has increased to 50,000 miles.  That’s enough miles for 2 round-trip domestic flights!

You’ll get the bonus after you spend $2,000 in new purchases in the 1st 3 months of opening your account.

Normally, the sign-up bonus is 30,000 miles after you spend $1,000 in the 1st 3 months.  So this is a better deal!

This isn’t our link, but Emily and I will always tell you about the best offers, even when they don’t earn us a commission.

Limited Time Increased 50,000 Mile Bonus On The Chase United Business Card

The Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Business Card Has a Limited-Time Sign-Up Bonus of 50,000 Miles

There’s no end date published for the increased bonus, so I’m not sure how long it will last.

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Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 8 – The British Airways Travel Together Ticket

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

You can earn a British Airways Travel Together Ticket (Companion Ticket) after spending $30,000 in a calendar year on the Chase British Airways credit card.

Book British Airways Award Flights Like A Pro Part 8 The British Airways Companion Pass

Spend $30,000 in a Calendar Year on the Chase British Airways Visa Card and Get a Travel Together Ticket

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Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 7 – Household Accounts

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

British Airways allows members of its frequent flyer program to join Household Accounts.  This is a great way for families or folks who live at the same address to pool British Airways Avios points together for award tickets!

Book British Airways Award Flights Like A Pro Part 7 Household Accounts

Members of the Same Household Can Pool Their British Airways Avios Points Into 1 Household Account

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