Category Archives: Iberia

250 Free Avios Points When You Sign-Up for Aer Lingus’ New Frequent Flyer Program

You can now sign-up for Aer Lingus’ frequent flyer program, AerClub.  And earn Aer Lingus Avios points when you fly Aer Lingus and their partner airlines, like British Airways, Cathay Pacific, and United Airlines.  To use for award flights on Aer Lingus, British Airways, and Iberia.

And if you register by January 7, 2017, you’ll get 250 free Aer Lingus Avios points!

Aer Lingus Avios

Sign-Up for Aer Lingus’ New AerClub Frequent Flyer Program by January 7, 2017, and Get 250 Free Aer Lingus Avios Points

Here are the details of this new program.

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New Hilton, Iberia / British Airways Transfer Bonuses – Are They Worth It?

Do you have a Hilton award stay coming up or like booking cheap award flights with British Airways Avios points?

If so, there are 2 new transfer bonuses using Citi ThankYou points and AMEX Membership Rewards points you might consider.

Through February 8, 2017, when you transfer your Citi ThankYou points to Hilton you’ll get a 33% bonus.

And via One Mile at a Time, when you transfer AMEX Membership Rewards points to Iberia, you’ll get a 50% bonus through December 15, 2016!  This can be useful for converting AMEX Membership Rewards points into British Airways Avios points at a more favorable rate.  I’ll explain!

New Hilton Iberia British Airways Transfer Bonuses Are They Worth It

Book Hilton Stays and British Airways Award Flights for Fewer Points With This Deal!

I’ll help you decide if these deals are worth your time.

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Award Ticket Change, Cancellation, and Hold Policies for 25+ Airlines!

Folks in the miles & points hobby are usually diligent about planning their travels.  But sometimes life happens and you have to change or cancel your plans.

In that case, what are the fees for changing an award ticket?  And do any airlines allow you to hold an award reservation while you firm up your plans?

To help y’all out, I made a chart that shows the award ticket fees and policies for over 25 domestic and international airlines!

Award Flight Change Fees

Tracking Down Award Ticket Fees Can Be Tricky, So We’ve Made an Easy Table Showing Award Ticket Change & Cancellation Fees for Over 25 Airlines!

Let’s take a look!

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Ink Plus or AMEX Business Gold: Which Is the Better Small Business Card for You?

Update:   One or more card offers in this post are no longer available.  Check our Hot Deals for the latest offers. 

The Chase Ink Plus and The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN are 2 small business credit cards that earn flexible points.  Transferable points are my favorite because you’ll have many options for Big Travel With Small Money.

And both small business cards offer a sign-up bonus after meeting minimum spending requirements.  Plus, you can accumulate bonus points in certain spending categories.  You’ll also get certain purchase protections while traveling and shopping when you pay with either card.

Best Business Credit Cards Compared

Earning Transferable Points on Small Business Cards Like the Chase Ink Plus or AMEX Business Gold Can Help You Get Big Travel! Like Flying Business Class to or From Tahiti!

I’ll compare the perks of both cards.  And explain which card might work best for your small business!

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British Airways AARP Discount Extended, Save up to $400 on Round-Trip Flights

Good news if you book paid flights on British Airways!  Via The Points Guy, the British Airways AARP discount has been extended to December 31, 2016, for travel through March 31, 2017.

If you’re an AARP member (anyone of any age can join AARP for $16 per year), you can save up to $400 on paid, round-trip, trans-Atlantic flights from the US on British Airways and certain partner airlines.

Plus, until October 1, 2016, you can get a free AARP membership by spending $15+ at Walgreens.

British Airways AARP Discount

Do You Know the Secret to Saving up to $400 on Paid British Airways Flights?

I’ll remind you of how the discount works and other perks you get with an AARP membership!

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Earn Up to 30,000 Bonus American Airlines Miles on Flights to Europe This Fall

Planning a trip across the pond before the end of the year?

Via The Points Guy, you can earn up to 30,000 bonus American Airlines miles on trans-Atlantic flights booked and flown through December 11, 2016.  You’ll earn bonus miles when you fly American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, or OpenSkies, and credit flights to your American Airlines account.

You must register for the promotion.  And most paid flights, like certain coach fares, Premium Economy, Business Class, or First Class tickets qualify.

Earn Up To 30000 Bonus American Airlines Miles On Flights To Europe This Fall

Earn Bonus American Airlines Miles on Round-Trip Tickets to Europe This Fall

I’ll share more about this promotion.  And help you decide if it’s a good deal for you!

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Earn More British Airways Points on Flights to Europe This Fall

Have a flight to Europe coming up?

Via One Mile at a Time, there’s a new British Airways Avios Promotion for 2016.  You’ll earn 3X British Airways Avios points on transatlantic flights booked and flown through December 11, 2016.  You’ll earn points on airlines including British Airways, American Airlines, Finnair, and Iberia, when you credit flights to your British Airways account.

You must register for the promotion.  And paid tickets in any class of service, like coach, Business, or First Class, qualify.

British Airways Avios Promotion 2016

Earn More British Airways Avios Points on Paid Tickets Between North American and Europe This Fall

Here’s more about the promotion!

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Having a Baby? These Airlines Will Let You Put Your Elite Status on Hold

New parents know that having a child can temporarily slow down your travel plans!  Especially if you take parental leave from a job that normally requires a lot of flying.

If you don’t maintain your usual level of travel, you could lose your airline elite status.  But via Head for Points, there are a handful of airlines which will allow you suspend or “hold” your elite status while you take parental leave.

Having A Baby These Airlines Will Let You Put Your Elite Status On Hold

Don’t Cry! Certain Airlines Will Allow You to Suspend Your Elite Status While You Take Maternity or Parental Leave

I’ll explain how it works!

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Increased Sign-Up Bonus for LANPASS Card, Enough for Round-Trip to South America or Caribbean

Update:   The card offer in this post is no longer available.  Check our Hot Deals for the latest offers. 

Via Reddit, through July 31, 2016, you can earn 30,000 LAN miles with the US Bank LANPASS Visa Signature card after meeting minimum spending requirements.

This could be an interesting option for folks who already have a lot of cards, need miles for short-haul flights, or are planning a trip to South America.

But this is NOT a good card if you’re new to the hobby of miles & points.  Because there are better cards that offer higher sign-up bonuses and more flexible miles and points.

Increased Sign-Up Bonus For LANPASS Card Enough For Round-Trip To South America Or Caribbean

LAN Miles Can Be Valuable for Folks Planning to Visit Multiple Spots in South America, Like Stunning Machu Picchu In Peru!

Emily and I don’t earn a commission on this offer, but we’ll always tell you about the best deals.

I’ll show you who should consider this card and what you can do with 30,000 LAN miles!

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Beginner’s Guide to Using Flexible Points for Big Travel With Small Money

In our interview series, we always ask, “What do you now know about collecting miles and points which you wish you knew when you started out?”

The most common answer interviewees give is that they wish they would have started sooner.  Even if you’re unsure of your travel goals, starting to earn transferable points now will give you lots of options for your future trip plans.

Because transferable points programs have dozens of airline and hotel partners, you’ll have the flexibility to choose where to move your points when you’re ready to use them.

Beginner's Guide To Using Flexible Points For Big Travel With Small Money

Dreaming of Big Travel? Transferable Points Give You the Most Flexibility When You’re Ready to Plan Your Trip!

Let’s take a detailed look at the 4 major transferable points programs.

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