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User Questions & Answers about Travel with Credit Cards
As you are travelling a lot, there’s no doubt you want to save on it. And choosing appropriate credit card application may be difficult and disturbing. But don’t forget about our credit experts, who are always here and ready to help you. Please, don’t hesitate and ask your question.
Yes, there is such a credit card and not just one! Banks issue travel credit cards that are not tied to any airline but still allow to earn miles and redeem them for airline tickets or other travel expenses. You can review travel credit cards to see how many options you have. And here, we will offer to... Continue reading
There can be two reasons you cannot redeem your miles. The first is you are trying to redeem Southwest points for a travel after the date your miles are due to expire. Since you haven't used your card for a while, we can assume that you haven't had qualifying earning activity. And, according to... Continue reading
United redemptions options are very flexible and awards seats should be available at least at a standard rate, as long as there is a seat available. However, unfortunately, such situations like yours occur, which is a great minus of the frequent flyer miles, and it makes airline credit cards useless.
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There are several ways to do that, and all of them involve credit cards. As you know, there are credit cards that give you rewards. Such cards can significantly reduce the price of your plane ticket or a hotel stay. When you book, you get some percentage back in the manner of points or miles. Those... Continue reading
Indeed, when miles expire, it is very annoying. In fact, this is very common, a lot of United customers complain about losing their United MileagePlus miles. United also has a nasty habit of not notifying their customers about their miles expiring. Although check your junk mail - the email from them... Continue reading
The $450 annual fee is rather typical for the premium cards. To compensate it they offer unique perks, in case of the Delta Reserve card it is the easier access to the status which you can get with the Miles Boost feature, the Companion certificate and the access to the Delta Sky Club. However, with the... Continue reading
You can actually use Emirates miles on a number of partner airlines, including Alaska, JetBlue and Virgin America, but the number is really limited and you won't find a major US airline on the list. We would advise you to use Emirates miles on Emirates flights as the transfers are rarely 1:1 and there's... Continue reading
Airlines credit card are known to have annual fees, and those are high enough to repel a lot of frequent flyers. Why give the airline your earnings back? Surely, you'd like to earn miles and keep them. Besides, airline credit cards tie you to a specific airline and make it hard to redeem miles on other... Continue reading
American Airlines is a member of Oneworld alliance, and if you fly with any airline from the alliance, you may consider getting another airline credit card. However, most airline credit cards are more or less the same in terms of rewards and usually come with high annual fees. Continue reading
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