Lufthansa A380 First Class – 2

LifeMiles Offering 145% Bonus On Purchased Miles (Extended)

For the past couple of weeks, LifeMiles has been offering an increased bonus on purchased miles for OMAAT readers. This promotion was supposed to end on October 2, though has been extended by a couple of days, through October 4. So you have until tomorrow…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Great Deals
Lufthansa First Class Watermark

Transfer Amex Points To LifeMiles With 15% Bonus

Amex Membership Rewards is on a roll when it comes to transfer bonuses. They have a transfer bonus to British Airways, Iberia, and Aer Lingus ending today, then they have a bonus to Marriott, and they also have a bonus to Hawaiian Airlines. Now they've…

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Filed Under: American Express, AviancaTaca
Avianca 787

Avianca LifeMiles Credit Card Review (60K Bonus Extended)

Avianca LifeMiles is one of the most useful frequent flyer programs for Star Alliance award redemptions. LifeMiles often sells miles at a discount directly, which can be a great value, and they also have some transfer partners (including Amex, Capital…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Credit Card Reviews
Swiss Business Class 777 – 9

LifeMiles Offering Bonus On Purchased Miles

LifeMiles has just launched their latest promotion on purchased miles. Based on the email I received LifeMiles is offering up to a 145% bonus when you buy miles, though you do have to log into your LifeMiles account to see the offer. It's possible (and…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Great Deals
Avianca 787

Bogota Airport To Get US Pre-Clearance Facility

Many of you have probably heard of US pre-clearance facilities, available for US-bound flights at select airports around the world, including Abu Dhabi, Dublin, and Toronto, just to name a few. The idea is that you clear US immigration before boarding…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Security/TSA
Lufthansa 747 8 First Class – 5

One Day Only: LifeMiles 120% Mileage Transfer Bonus

A bit over a week ago I wrote about how LifeMiles was offering a 115% bonus when you transfer LifeMiles between accounts. Today is the last day of that promotion, and LifeMiles has even upped the bonus for OMAAT readers. Today only (July 12, 2019), LifeMiles…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Great Deals
Lufthansa Business Class A330 – 2

Capital One Offering 25% Transfer Bonus To LifeMiles

Last December Capital One introduced a transferrable points currency for their Venture and Spark products, which was an exciting development. The Venture and Spark cards were previously useful for earning rewards that could be redeemed as cash towards…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Capital One
Avianca 787

LifeMiles Offering 25% Citi & Hotel Transfer Bonus

In addition to their current bonus on purchased miles, LifeMiles has just announced another promotion. Between June 3 and July 5, 2019, LifeMiles is offering a 25% bonus when you transfer points to LifeMiles from Citi ThankYou or from their hotel transfer…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Citi
Avianca 787

Should You Be Worried About Avianca And LifeMiles?

The troubles facing Avianca have alarmed people as it pertains to LifeMiles. We’ve received several emails and comments from folks worried about the program, so my colleague Jordan offered to put together a post with an overview of the situation. The…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca
United 737 11

LifeMiles Modifies Award Costs Within The US

LifeMiles is a useful frequent flyer program that I use all the time for Star Alliance award redemptions. LifeMiles frequently sells miles at a discount, and they're also transfer partners with Amex Membership Rewards, Citi ThankYou, and Capital One.…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Awards
Avianca Business Class

LifeMiles’ New Website Has Better Award Availability

The LifeMiles website has been down for the past several days, as LifeMiles announced that they were upgrading their systems. During this period, members weren't able to redeem miles or perform any other account functions. As I noted at the time, I was…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca
Avianca 787

LifeMiles Upgrading Systems, Will Have Five Day Outage

Avianca LifeMiles are one of my favorite mileage currencies. Not only does LifeMiles directly sell miles at a discount, but you can also transfer points from Amex Membership Rewards, Capital One, and Citi ThankYou, to build up your balance. LifeMiles…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca
Avianca Business Class

LifeMiles Credit Card Offering Up To 40K Welcome Bonus

LifeMiles is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, given that they frequently sell miles at a discount. LifeMiles are useful for Star Alliance premium cabin redemptions, and the program doesn't impose fuel surcharges on any redemptions. You can…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Credit Cards
Avianca 787

LifeMiles Added As Amex Membership Rewards Transfer Partner

Here's an exciting development. The US Amex Membership Rewards program has just added Avianca LifeMiles as a transfer partner. Points transfer from Amex to LifeMiles at a 1:1 ratio. LifeMiles will be Amex Membership Rewards' 18th airline and hotel partner,…

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Filed Under: American Express, AviancaTaca
Air China First Class 747 – 3

Last Chance For Two Great LifeMiles Offers

Since September 6, LifeMiles has been offering OMAAT readers an additional 15% bonus on purchased miles, though registration is required. The deadline to register for the bonus is tomorrow (Monday, September 17, 2018), and then the deadline to buy miles…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Great Deals