Airline Miles Archive

British Airways accounts frozen as a precaution – Don’t Panic!

Don’t panic. That’s the wise advice from Douglas Adams’ “The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy”. It’s a pretty good thought to remember when you’re traveling and the unexpected happens. Yesterday, many people were surprised to find that they were unable to access their British Airways Executive Club accounts. Their login credentials were not accepted, so they requested password […]

500 free Virgin America Elevate points

Virgin America is offering a nice little holiday gift for those who participate in their Elevate frequent flier program. Program members should have received an e-mail this week offering 500 bonus Virgin America Elevate points. The catch? There is none, just enjoy the free miles once you register. The Ts & Cs say they should […]

Europe: London, Day 1

Following my shuttle adventure, my flights to Manchester were pretty uneventful. Nobody tried to sing to me, and nobody tried to kill me. I used miles to fly on U.S. Airways in first class and Envoy the whole way. Between it being off-season and having the US Airways credit card, the ticket was only 55,000 […]

Get 520 US Airways miles for only $4

Via Mommy Points, here’s a great deal for some quick US Airways miles. I know that 520 miles doesn’t sound like a lot, but those of us who are mileage collectors know that every little bit counts when you’re saving up for an award. US Airways Dividend Miles has introduced Daily Deals, and you can […]