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American premium economy

American Airlines just made a very interesting announcement. Starting late next year you'll be able to experience the new American Premium Economy class on select international flights. In the words of American Airlines: We’re the first U.S. airline to introduce Premium Economy on international routes — raising the bar even higher for global travel. Enjoy spacious seating with extra leg…

american-award-changes

American Airlines AAdvantage has been my favorite loyalty program for the relatively cheap award redemptions especially on international premium cabin flights. So naturally, it is upsetting to see changes to the program. However, the AAdvantage 2016 changes and award chart devaluation was inevitable since it was way cheaper than Delta and United. At the end of the day the changes…

Avios 4500

British Airways Avios is my favorite currency for short haul award redemption on American Airlines. Unfortunetly, as of February 2nd, 2016 British Airways Terminates 4,500 Avios Award in North America! Those redemption will now start at 7,500 Avios, and other tiers of redemption remain unchanged.     This means, all flights that are currently priced at 4,500 Avios one-way in economy…

Boingo American Express

There are several American Express card now that offer The Boingo American Express Preferred Plan for free. Two of which are the American Express Platinum Card and The Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express. You have to register in order to receive this benefit from American Express. You can do that by going to amex.bingo.com and entering your credit card's 15…

I've had the Citi Premier card for quiet some time now and I really enjoy using it for the bonus categories such as 3X for travel (including gas, which is big for me since I do a lot of driving and spend a lot on gas per month). When I first got the card, I was very pleased with the…

Priority Pass App

Priority Pass is is the largest independent airport lounge network in the world, with more than 850 affiliate lounges in over 400 cities. Before boarding your flight you can relax in large comfortable seats and enjoy complimentary food and drinks (alcoholic beverages available at most lounges). You can also stay in touch with family and friends or catch up on work emails…

SPG Gold Status

Yesterday I talked about AMEX offering Hilton HHonors Gold status as an added new benefit. So now is a good time to go over the SPG Gold status also offered as a benefit from American Express Platinum Card. SPG Gold status is not the most lucrative tier level out there but it's definitely worth getting since it's offered for free…

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