FlyerMiles 101

Learning To Get The Most From Your Miles

In this section, you'll learn how miles programs work and what your miles are worth, how to earn miles effectively, and how to build great trips that get the most out of your miles.

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Earning Miles

- The different types of airline mileage programs

- How the price of your ticket decides how many miles you'll earn

- How a $35 car rental earned me 10x more miles than a $350 flight

- How to earn better returns on money you're already spending

- Sometimes cash-back is better than miles!

- Sign-up bonuses: really valuable - if you're careful!

- Credit cards that give airline privileges

- Buying miles directly from the mileage program

- Transferring miles between two people's accounts

- Converting hotel-loyalty points into flyer miles

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