Cathay Pacific Black Friday Sale – US to Asia For 50% Off

Cathay Pacific, the flag carrier of Hong Kong, has announced the Cathay Pacific Black Friday sale from November 27th through Dec 4th.  Economy class flights from their 5 US gateways to multiple points across Asia are discounted up to 50%. Continue reading Cathay Pacific Black Friday Sale – US to Asia For 50% Off

Office Max: Buy $300 in Visa or MasterCard Gift card, get $20 instant rebate

Office Max is running a sale from 11/22/2015 thru 11/28/2015 on Visa and MasterCard gift cards.  For a limited time, purchases of $300 and over will receive a $20 instant rebate at the register. Continue reading Office Max: Buy $300 in Visa or MasterCard Gift card, get $20 instant rebate

Cathay Pacific First Class US – Hong Kong $5,000!!!

Cathay Pacific and Gilt City have teamed up to offer an incredible one day sale.  On November 18th, Gilt City will be offering for sale a voucher redeemable for Cathay Pacific first class from US to Hong Kong for $5,000.  Continue reading Cathay Pacific First Class US – Hong Kong $5,000!!!

Taking Advantage of Your BankAmeriDeals

One of the perks offered by Bank of America to all of their credit and debit card holders is the BankAmeriDeals program. While this program doesn’t seem to be advertised a lot, it can account for significant savings, up to 15% cash back, when the deals are available and selected at specific merchants.  Today we will go over how to add these deals in order to make sure you are taking advantage of your BankAmeriDeals. Continue reading Taking Advantage of Your BankAmeriDeals

Transaero Announces Bankruptcy and Imminent Shutdown

Transaero, Russia’s second largest air carrier, announced plans of bankruptcy and an eventual cessation of flight operations .   Crippled by almost 4 billion USD of debt, two major Russian lenders, Sberbank and Alfa Bank, announced their intention to bring bankruptcy proceedings against Transaero.

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Our first post!

We are up and running! Welcome to MilesMethods.com. We are excited to finally launch the blog. There are numerous travel blogs on the internet, so how is MilesMethods.com different?

A lot of travel blogs seem to neglect strategies for accumulating miles and points for award flights and hotels for more than 1-2 people. We will be discussing, in addition to general strategies, how to plan for family travel. This involves a little bit more of a long term strategy than planning a trip for 1-2 people in most cases. Continue reading Our first post!