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Alaska status fast track for Amazon companies

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Alaska Mileage Plan is offering a status fast track for employees of Amazon and Amazon-owned companies. The timing on this is poor since many companies are banning employee travel at the moment, but if you work for Amazon or a qualifying company and you have travel plans on Alaska, it might be worth taking them up on the fast track. The Deal Alaska Airlines is offering a status fast track for employees of Amazon and companies that…

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Alaska matches JetBlue: no change or cancellation fees (temporarily)

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Update 3/13/20: Alaska has now expanded this policy quite a bit as follows (See our Coronavirus cancellation policies complete guide for more): Link to waiver policy For tickets purchased on or before February 26, 2020 for travel 3/6-4/30/20: If you purchased a Saver fare for travel through April 30, 2020, you may: Cancel your trip and deposit the funds into your My Account wallet. If you purchased a nonrefundable First Class, main, or award ticket for travel through…

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(EXPIRED) Alaska Airlines Offering BOGO Flights For San Jose Sharks Fans (Must Attend Game On Feb 27)

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If you live in San Jose, Alaska Airlines is offering you the chance to get a code for BOGO flights. It means you’ll have to go to a San Jose Sharks game and travel dates are somewhat limited, but it’s a fairly good deal if you can take advantage of the promotion. The Deal Attend the San Jose Sharks v New York Devils NHL game on February 27, 2020 & get a voucher for 2-for-1…

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Buy points for less: When does it make sense to jump on a deal?

There are times when buying points or miles can make a lot of sense.  If you know what you’re doing, it’s often possible to save a lot of money or get a much better experience.  For example, you may be able to spend $50 on points to book a hotel that would have cost you over $100 if you booked the hotel for cash.  Or, maybe you were planning to pay $2,000 for an international…

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Wow! Alaska joins Oneworld in mid-2021, expands partnership with AA

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In a surprise move that I don’t think anybody saw coming, as reported by The Points Guy this morning, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines are scrapping plans to reduce their partnership and rather expanding it. Furthermore, Alaska will join the oneworld alliance. While on the one hand I’m not disappointed to have a multitude of options for earning and using Alaska Mileage Plan miles, we do not yet know what the new award charts will look…

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(EXPIRED) Alaska BOGO Deal: Transcontinental Flights For 2 For Less Than $60 Per Person (Flights On 2/29 & 3/3 Only)

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It seems to be the day for airline flight promos. In addition to the Norwegian deal for 20% off, Alaska Airlines has launched a promotion offering Buy One Get One free tickets. When buying a ticket for one passenger, a second passenger can travel for free (other than paying for taxes and fees) when using promo code LEAPDAY. There are some key limitations though – you have to book today and the offer is only…

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Alaska offering 10K miles minimum on partner flights ex-North America

Alaska Airlines announced this week that they are offering a minimum of 10,000 Alaska Mileage Plan miles earned on round trip partner flights (i.e. a minimum of 5K each way) between North America and non-North America locations from March 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. That could be a great deal for deeply discounted fares. The Deal Alaska is offering a minimum of 5,000 miles each way (10K round trip) on partner flights between North America and…

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(EXPIRED) Great deal: Discounted Fiji Airways awards via Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines is offering a discount of up to 50% off on Fiji Airways award tickets booked between today, January 6, 2020 and February 29, 2020. With this sale, you can fly to Australia, New Zealand, or the South Pacific for just 20K each way in economy class with a free stopover on a one-way award. Business class tickets are available for 40K miles, though you’ll need to be willing to tailor your trip to fit availability as it is…

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A new way to find Singapore award availability

I just stumbled upon something very interesting. If you’ve been eager to fly Singapore Airlines business or first class but have had trouble finding award availability, I may have the solution for you… Singapore Airlines and Alaska Airlines are partners.  And, as of October 2019, it has been possible to book Singapore Airlines awards with Alaska miles.  Here’s the interesting part: It turns out that Alaska has much better access to award availability than Singapore’s…

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