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Earn Bonus AIR MILES When Booking with Travel Hub

The AIR MILES Travel Hub is a hotel booking engine powered by PointsHound, which has an inventory of over 150,000 hotels and all-inclusive resorts around the world. When booking your hotel stay through...

Thieves Stealing Air Miles?

Another day, another negative Air Miles news article. Basically, Air Miles is warning its members that thieves managed to steal “cash miles” from some collections. To protect its members, Air...

Ban on Expiry of Loyalty Miles and Points Has Passed in Ontario

It took some time for me to digest this information (which is why I took so long to write about it). I still can’t actually believe that a government body has decided to step in to regulate loyalty...

AIR MILES Cancels Expiry

Seriously Air Miles? They decided to take a page out of Aeroplan’s book. Remember when Aeroplan introduced a 7 year hard expiry on its points? Basically, your miles would have expired 7 years from...

Best Air Miles Reward Redemption

Air Miles continues to receive bad publicity from CBC. It almost feels personal: Air Miles customers complain they can’t get their hands on their rewards ‘I got shafted’: Air Miles collectors...

Top Loyalty Programs in Canada (updated November 13, 2016)

This post is long overdue for an update. Last time around, I still listed Air Miles as one of the top 5. With the upcoming controversial expiry policy (which may be altered anyway by a new legislation),...

Changes to the Air Miles Reward Redemption

According to a report by CBC News, it looks like Air Miles decided to change up their reward options. Air Miles has been accused of hiding reward options for certain members. Apparently, Air Miles finally...

Class-action Lawsuit Launched Against Air Miles

A class action lawsuit has been filed against Air Miles. CBC wrote up an article on the matter. But here is a quick summary. The claim is against LoyaltyOne (owner of Air Miles) to “remedy harm...

Air Miles Taking a Beating

This Air Miles expiry policy coming into effect on December 31, 2016 is really damaging their reputation. Basically, effective December 31, 2016, Air Miles reward miles that are more than 5 years old...

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