Etihad Guest-Site down for 3 days

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Etihad is emailing Etihad Guests of an upcoming outage between Sep16-18 due to scheduled maintenance. The email goes on to explain that during this time the Etihad Guest Programme will be temporarily unavailable and no flight redemptions or cabin upgrades will be processed.  It goes on to say, if you want to shop at the reward […]

Who wants to be an Aeroplan Millionaire?

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Aeroplan is currently running a promotion… 5 weeks. 5 winners. 5 million miles. It could be you! To enter, all you have to do is share your aeroplan travel pictures and stories using #withAeroplan. Facebook: Share your pics, videos and stories on the Aeroplan Facebook page using #withAeroplan Twitter: Tweet your pics, videos and stories @Aeroplan using […]

3x Aeroplan Miles at Costco.ca

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Earn 3 Aeroplan miles for every dollar spent at Costco.ca from August 07-20, 2017. This offer is only available for orders placed online on Costco.ca.  Aeroplan Miles are credited on the purchase price of products offered online at Costco.ca and will not include shipping and handling, tax or other additional charges. To receive Aeroplan Miles, […]

Highest Sign-up Bonus of SPG points from Amex

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Here is an offer that has been around since mid July and is the highest offer we have seen in Canada for the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express.  You can earn 25,000 Welcome Bonus Starpoints after you charge $1,500 in purchases to your Card in your first three months of Cardmembership. After […]

New passenger bill of rights-Artful deception

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New passenger bill of rights-Artful deception by Transport Minister Marc Garneau Here is my take after hearing of Transport Minister Marc Garneau’s proposed changes today to the Transportation Act that include enhanced rights for airline passengers, though many of the details will be enacted through regulations after the legislation passes. Here are the main points:
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RIP Aeroplan

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This seems to be a sudden announcement that Air Canada is breaking away from their partnership with Aeroplan. Not many are aware that these are two separate entities and Aeroplan has been owned and operated by Aimia since 2002. It appears that Air Canada intend to launch an in-house Frequent Flyer program. How this will […]