Double Checking Accrual due to Fare and Earning Changes

Airlines can change mileage earning and redemption rates anytime with little to no warning. US airlines, and especially Delta Air Lines, can frequently tweak these rates much to the detriment of the loyalty program and its members. Last month, Singapore Airlines introduced new fare types, which also included changes to earning rates on some fare classes (Economy Lite which earned you […]

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Analyzing the 2017 KrisFlyer Devaluations

Earlier in the year, Singapore Airlines announced changes to the KrisFlyer program, specifically about increases in the cost of redeeming award seats for miles earned (an exercise in what travel hacking circles call a devaluation). Just when we discussed the appeal of the KrisFlyer loyalty program, Singapore Airlines has recently announced further changes to the program. These new changes, on the […]

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Star Alliance Earning with Singapore KrisFlyer

We have talked about airline alliances before, and we’ve shared how Asiana Club is a good Star Alliance loyalty program. Among many travel hackers, Singapore Airlines is one of the more well-known Star Alliance airlines, and for good reason. They are a 5-star airline based in Singapore with a far-reaching network, and incentivize loyalty under the KrisFlyer program. Why is Singapore […]

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