Travel Rewards Archive

Get 1,000 free American AAdvantage miles

Want 1,000 free American Airlines AAdvantage miles for just a few minutes of your time? Of course you do. With their merger of frequent flier accounts with USAirways complete, American has kicked off a campaign to educate travelers on the benefits of the AAdvantage program. They have posted a series of six videos about various […]

IHG Rewards Club program changes announced

How often are hotel award program changes terrible? When I saw the tweet below from IHG about upcoming Rewards Club changes, I immediately thought “oh no”. IHG Rewards Club is changing: Taking advantage of all the benefits you love is now even easier http://t.co/a1pfTA75fn pic.twitter.com/bawE86O2YK — IHG Rewards Club (@ihgrewardsclub) April 13, 2015 Thankfully, IHG’s […]

Wyndham Rewards announces program overhaul

Travel rewards programs change from time to time, and rarely are these changes for the benefit of the customer. That’s why today’s announcement by Wyndham Rewards is so shocking. In short, Wyndham is getting rid of all of their award tiers. One free night in a Wyndham-portfolio hotel can currently run anywhere from 5,500 to 50,000 […]

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 […]