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How To Use Air Canada Aeroplan Miles

For the less familiar, Aeroplan is the once spun-off but now recently-acquired loyalty program for Air Canada. So if you are earning Air Canada miles, you are actually accumulating miles with Aeroplan.  I know many bemoan the devaluations we've seen…

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Filed Under: Advice, Air Canada
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Best Cash Back Cards [2020]

Recently, I've been thinking more and more about how to leverage the use of cash back cards for travel. Sure, some people simply want a cash back card because they're not interested in travel but that's clearly not who I am -- and, I doubt many of you…

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Filed Under: Credit Cards
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First Thoughts On The New Capital One Transfer Partners

Capital One set the miles and points world ablaze this week with the announcement of a new flexible points program that will take effect in early December. Rather than the 1:1 transfers that are the industry standard in the U.S., transfers will process…

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Filed Under: Awards, Capital One
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Big-Spend Bonuses: Everything You Need To Know

When it comes to evaluating the benefits of credit cards, most of my focus is on the welcome bonus and the bonus categories for continued earning. I fully recognize that there are a number of valuable benefits such as trip delay insurance -- I've used…

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Best Credit Cards For Earning Hyatt Points

When I talk with folks who are new to using credit cards to earn miles and points, I regularly see people assume that to earn hotel points, one needs a hotel credit card. Yes, this might be the case in some circumstances but not always. Tiffany and Ed…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
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Amex Offers: A Complete Guide

From the moment I started using miles and points to travel, it was readily apparent that many of the people who love award travel and flight deals really just love deals of any kind. With this in mind, the obsession with Amex Offers made complete sense.…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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Korean Air SkyPass Awards You Might Want To Book [By Region]

When it comes to SkyTeam awards, Korean Air SkyPass has been a go-to Ultimate Rewards partner thanks to solid availability on its own flights plus competitive partner award rates. Sure, you'll find exceptions and you'll be on the hook for surcharges…

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Filed Under: Chase, Korean Air
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Wells Fargo Propel Amex: In-Depth Review

Other than the Wells Fargo Visa Signature card, Wells Fargo hasn't been discussed very much compared to other major card issuers such as American Express, Chase and Citi. This partially stems from the fact that Wells Fargo doesn't have a flexible points…

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Capital One Venture Card: Easy To Use Fixed-Value Points

I have to hand it to Capital One, its marketing campaign for the Venture® from Capital One® is on point. Jennifer Garner has done a masterful job in drilling the idea of 2X points per dollar on all purchases and no blackout dates into our heads. I can’t…

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