• Apple readies the iPhone 8

    Apr 19, 2017, 01:38 PM

    Gimme, gimme - just take my money... 8-)

  • How airlines mine your persona data

    Apr 19, 2017, 01:35 PM

    Using data to personalise offers is still at it's infancy as the marketers are finding out how personalised it can get without freaking people out.When it gets more advanced, I would love to stop getting offers to redeem my points for gift vouchers - because I'm never going to spend $500 to get a...

  • More of a no brainer to join and then earn, but ease of points redemptions will continue to be difficult.

  • Great analysis. Upgrades is the best value in a technical & financial sense.But in a practical sense, you need to have high status or luck on your side to score the upgrade.For those flying on other people's money, upgrades with points is the best choice they have. If you ...

  • Lets not get too crazy about the definition of 'free', it means different things to different people, whether it is purely financial or includes time. Getting reward points on expenses that you are already spending is pretty close to 'free', especially for businesses who can rack up huge spends ...