Balance Miles and Cash Back in the Face of Devaluations

Today’s “no-knock” American Airlines/US Airways surprise devaluations have the mile-verse spinning.  Once mighty and customer-centric AA has shown its new stripes, and we’re all at a disAAdvantage because of them. Devaluations are a part of the game we play, just as inflation is a concern with cash.  Today’s post will be equal parts editorial and […]

Delta 2015 Award Chart Released Today

HT to George over at TBB who tweeted this new Delta 2015 award chart. Yesterday Gary reported that Delta would be releasing the new award chart today, earlier than expected.  I took that to mean that the chart would be something they could spin in the positive–since there had been so much negative press over the past […]

Open Post: Looking Ahead to 2014

Just a short post to bookend 2013.  This year has seen so much change in my life–some bad, some good.  The great part about ending a year is you can leave the bad behind, and take the good with you. I wanted to take a moment to offer thanks to all of you all.  For […]

Top 10 Nice List — 2013 Milenomics Edition

Today’s post is the second Guest written by Santa Claus himself. He’s made his list, and checked it twice. Let’s find out who’s been Nice. Yesterday I stopped by to share my Naughty list. Today I’m here to offer up my Nice List.  Before I do I want to take a moment and remind all […]