Airline Loyalty

What to do with Unused Airline Miles or Unused Airline Points

What to do with unused airline miles

Today we’re going to take a look at what to do with with those pesky unused airline miles sitting in your account when you don’t have enough saved up to book a free flight. This is a problem that every traveler faces and it can happen for a number of reasons. Maybe you just booked an award flight and you have a small number of miles left over. Maybe you took a flight on an airline you don’t typically fly so you only have one flight’s worth of reward miles. Regardless of how you got here, those miles have value, and if you can’t use them,

A Year of Airline Loyalty – Is it Worth it to Earn Elite Status

There is no question that having elite airline status has value–first class upgrades, free checked bags, priority boarding, the list goes on. For business travelers earning status through airline loyalty is a right of passage. It’s also simple to achieve airline status while traveling on someone else’s dime. But here’s the question:

Is achieving airline elite status worth it for personal travel?

Taking a look back at my travels from 2015 I flew over 50,000 miles! That’s enough to earn mid-tier elite status on almost any airline. But as someone who travels mostly for leisure I typically pick the flights that best fit my budget,