Category Archives: Star Alliance

Best Ways to Europe Using Starwood Points

You can transfer Starwood points to 30+ airline partners.  And some are great for flying to Europe!

Best Ways To Europe Using Starwood Points

Paris, London, or Rome? Use Your Starwood Points to Get to Europe Cheaply

I’ll highlight the best deals and give you helpful tips!

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How to Find Out How Many Miles You’ll Earn When Crediting a Flight to a Partner Airline

I showed you how to credit miles flown on an airline (that you might not fly often) to 1 of their partner airline frequent flyer programs.

By doing so, you won’t waste the miles you’ve earned in a program you’ll likely never use.

But how do you tell how many miles you’ll earn if you credit a paid ticket to a partner frequent flyer program?

How To Find Out How Many Miles Youll Earn When Crediting A Flight To A Partner Airline

You Can Credit Miles From a Paid Ticket to a Partner Airline Program You Use More Often – but How Many Will You Earn?

I’ll show you how to find out!

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The Best Ways to Use AMEX Membership Rewards Points to Fly to the UK

Million Mile Secrets reader, Andrew, tweeted:

@MilMileSecrets Looking to use the AMEX 100,000 American Express Membership Rewards points sign-up bonus for flights for a golf trip to Scotland.  British Airways taxes and fees are crazy.  Best option?

Excellent question!  Andrew has 100,000 AMEX Membership Rewards points and wants to know how to get to the United Kingdom to play golf.

The Best Ways To Use AMEX Membership Rewards Points To Fly To The UK

I’ll Show Andrew How to Get to Scotland with AMEX Membership Rewards Points. Stay for the Bonus Golf Tips!

There are lots of ways to get to Europe with AMEX Membership Rewards points.

I’ll show you the best options.  And give you tips on how to save on golf!

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What’s the Best Card to Use for Paid Flights?

When you book a paid flight it’s best to use a card that earns extra points for airfare purchases, like the American Express Premier Rewards Gold, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Citi Prestige, or Citi ThankYou Premier.

But what if you have more than 1 of these cards?  How do you pick which to use?

What's The Best Card To Use For Paid Flights

Which Card Is Best for Purchasing Paid Airfare?

The answer depends on your travel plans.  And if you want to use points toward award flights or paid airfare!

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What to Do With a Small Number of Miles With Airlines You Won’t Fly Again

Million Mile Secrets reader, Anupam, commented:

Hi, I have 20,000 Turkish Airlines miles which will expire this year.  How can I use the miles without flying Turkish Airlines?

Other readers, like Nate and Kiran, had similar questions about what to do with a small number of miles.

What To Do With A Small Number Of Miles With Airlines You Won't Fly Again

What Can You Do With a Small Number of Miles in an Airline Loyalty Account? Let’s Find Out!

Once miles are in a frequent flyer account, you unfortunately can NOT transfer them to another airline.  But there other ways to use them.

I’ll give you ideas and tips for how to credit your miles in the future!

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