Fly Coast-to-Coast for as Few as 6,000 Miles One-Way or 12,000 in First Class – Virgin and Alaska

***Update, it looks like Alaska plugged this loophole, sadly. You can still fly hidden city on the West Coast using this trick“ Well this is a sweet trick, you can fly one-way (or a very short open-jaw) coast-to-coast for just 6,000 Virgin Elevate points. In […]


Check Your Alaska Airlines Account – Many People Are Receiving a Free 10,000 Points

Happy Tuesday! And an even happier Tuesday if you’ve received a free 10,000 Alaska Miles.   Free, you say It appears that Alaska is giving away this 10k bonus for flyers that hold both an Mileage Plan and Elevate account. As you’ve likely heard, Alaska Airlines […]

If You Have Points With Either of These Two Airlines, They Just Became More Valuable Overnight

This almost never happens, but with a week until Christmas, I shall count my blessings. If you have a bank of Alaska or Virgin miles, both became more valuable overnight, depending on how you plan to redeem them. Back-tracking for a second, Alaska Airlines is acquiring and […]

Awesome Opportunity to Earn JetBlue Points – Match Your Virgin Elevate Account Balance

It’s not often that an airline will match your point balance from a different airline. In fact, I can’t remember the last time this occurred, I really hope other airlines follow suit!   As you probably know by now, Alaska Airlines and Virgin America are teaming up to make […]

How to Maximize Your Free Travel on Virgin America – Transfer Amex Points Bonus

Virgin America, not the prepaid cell phone company, is a San Francisco based airliner with a twist. VA is similar to JetBlue and Southwest Airlines, that is a good thing! Virgin America often tops the Consumer Reports charts for customer satisfaction of domestic airlines. Award flight on […]