• Is buying hotel points good value?

    Feb 04, 2016, 02:57 PM

    I'm Hilton Diamond and have a stash of HHonors points so I no longer buy points but I used to! One thing I realized I should have said in my original comment is that the 5th night free on awards applies to Silver, Gold and Diamond members of Hilton Hhonors program. But with various instant Silver...

  • Is buying hotel points good value?

    Feb 04, 2016, 01:08 PM

    It might be worth adding that if you pay with points the 5th night is free. In the example above the nightly price becomes 64,000 HHonors points instead of 80,000. However, the "points plus cash" rate stays the same. 

  • Qantas cuts fuel surcharges

    Jun 26, 2015, 10:31 AM

    Buy AA miles and redeem on Qantas Business and First. Say goodbye to exorbitant surcharges. 

  • Chris, Are you for real? This deal in DOA! And who needs these QF points anyway? It is cheaper to use Avios for domestic business travel and AAsvantage miles for international premium awards. I know awards' availability is  spotty with QF but please don't fool people not buying into this p...

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