Contrasting AA and UA Elite Benefits on Award Tickets Booked Through Partners

Elite Benefits on Partner Airline Award Tickets While the majority of "typical" frequent fliers likely book award tickets using miles from the primary U.S. airlines, there is a lot of value on the table when...

United Takes Mileage Out of the MileagePlus Program

Starting in January, the basis for earning Premier status will be based solely on two things, how much you spend with United and how many flights you take.

Huge Value Is Possible When Maximizing The United Excursionist Perk

The United Excursionist Perk is a fantastic feature of MileagePlus. Here we explore what you can do when maximizing the United Excursionist Perk.

United Airlines Partner Awards Switching to Dynamic Pricing as Well

The partner award chart will remain in effect for travel through November 14, 2019. For travel on or after November 15, 2019, there may be flights that require a higher number of miles than the amounts indicated on the award chart.

Good News from United Airlines, Miles Now Never Expire

We're used to bad news form loyalty programs but today we bring you something positive. United Airlines has made a small change that will make it easy to keep your miles from expiring.

Booking a United Polaris Transcontinental Seat for Cheap!

Booking a United Polaris Transcontinental Seat for Cheap! This past week I did a little joyride across the country and back. I wanted to see how easy it was to book a United premium service...

Forget Calling In: Book Turkish Sweet Spot Awards Online. Sorta. Maybe.

Turkish Airlines has an awesome sweet spot for flying to Hawaii for 7,500 miles. But can you book Turkish Airlines awards online? Yes, you can!

United Airlines Offering 35% Discount on Economy Plus Upgrades

United wants to to get you on an Economy Plus seat. To do so, they are offering a 35% discount on upgrades on flights during the month of June.