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Aeroplan changes: lower fees, fewer options

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Aeroplan has announced a few changes today. Some of them are positive and take effect immediately (lower fees and greater flexibility) while others are negative and take effect in September (changes to stopovers & open jaws). Time will tell how much the negative will sting. Positive changes Aeroplan made a couple of positive changes that thankfully take effect immediately: Free refunds within 24 hours of booking: Truthfully, I didn’t even realize that you couldn’t refund…

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(EXPIRED) 35% transfer bonus from Marriott to Aeroplan [6/20 to 6/26/19]

Air Canada’s Aeroplan is currently offering a 35% transfer bonus when you convert points from Marriott Bonvoy to Aeroplan miles. This one is only valid for a few days, so it’s one that you’ll need to consider sooner rather than later if you’re in the market for Aeroplan miles. The Deal Get a 35% transfer bonus when you convert points from Marriott Bonvoy to Air Canada’s Aeroplan from 6/20/19 to 6/26/19 Direct link to this promotion Direct link to transfer from…

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Targeted Aeroplan transfer bonus from Membership Rewards (20%?)

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There has been a report on Flyertalk of a targeted transfer bonus from American Express Membership Rewards to Air Canada’s Aeroplan. We did not find any bonus in our accounts (though, oddly, Aeroplan was a “featured” partner in all of our accounts next to the current Virgin Atlantic transfer bonus). The most interesting thing is that Flyertalk user pichalite reports this statement in the terms and conditions of the bonus (bold is mine) If you return to redeem…

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Aeroplan: a great program for lap infant award tickets [Sweet-spot spotlight]

Today’s sweet-spot spotlight shines on Air Canada’s Aeroplan for infant award tickets. That’s because they offer an easy and reasonably-priced way to use either money or miles to add a lap infant to an award ticket (this is especially true for business and first class flights). Sweet spot spotlight: The short story: Air Canada’s Aeroplan allows you to easily add a lap infant to your reservation using either money or miles at reasonable rates. Miles required: Economy = 5,000 miles…

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Targeted: Aeroplan transfer bonus from Membership Rewards (10%-20%)

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Update: Some people are reporting as high as a 20% bonus. H/T reader Claes J. Some people are reporting a targeted 10%-20% transfer bonus from American Express Membership Rewards. This appears to be highly targeted, but it’s worth logging in to check since Aeroplan is such a valuable transfer for Star Alliance flights. Of note: there is no end date noted; previous airline transfer bonuses with no end date have generally ended quickly and without advance notice, so this…

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(EXPIRED) Update: Up to 35% transfer bonus to Aeroplan from hotels (some targeted for a bigger bonus)

Update: Some people are receiving targeted offers for a 35% transfer bonus, so check your email to see if you are targeted for a better offer. The subject line is, “[Name], get an exclusive 35% bonus”. Aeroplan is offering a 30% transfer bonus when you convert hotel points to Aeroplan miles. This includes most of the popular hotel partners, though it probably only makes sense with Marriott. Radisson and Coast Rewards are offering additional bonuses, but the ratio is still…

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(EXPIRED) Hong Kong for ~$350 RT from many US cities

There are currently some phenomenal fares available on Air Canada for round trip economy class travel to Hong Kong that includes seat selection and a checked bag, with flights from the West Coast from $341 and from the East Coast from $354 and cities in the middle of the country (like Chicago or Houston) for twenty or thirty bucks more. Those are terrific fares. I’ve flown Air Canada round trip from New York to Hong Kong in…

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(EXPIRED) Earn 1.5K AA or 1K Aeroplan miles per Choice Hotels stay 2/1-3/31

Choice Hotels is out with a promotion to earn 4x or 6x bonus miles on hotel stays from February 1, 2019 to March 31, 2019. That means you’ll earn either 1,000 Aeroplan miles per stay or 1500 American Airlines miles per stay. The Deal Get either 1,000 Aeroplan miles per stay or 1,500 American Airlines miles per stay at Choice Privileges properties between 2/1/19 and 3/31/19 when you choose the appropriate airline’s mileage currency as your…

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Weird transfer bonus: Don’t click it unless you’re ready to use it…

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Update: At least one member of our Frequent Miler Insiders Facebook group reports taking advantage of the transfer bonus and still seeing it present later, so it’s possible that it is only disappearing for some folks after clicking on it? Tough to say for sure… Lucky at One Mile at a Time reports a weird transfer bonus from American Express Membership Rewards to Aeroplan that might explain a similarly-weird transfer bonus we saw to Cathay Pacific a while…

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