Up to 2,000 Bonus Miles On The AAdvantage Shopping Portal

Another decent bonus opportunity for bonus miles from the American Airlines AAdvantage shopping portal. Through October 16th, 2014, earn: 500 miles for $100 in spending 1,000 miles for $300 in spending 2,000 miles for $500 in spending Gone are the days where you could buy a bunch of gift cards to rack up spending on shopping portals, but there are still a litany of things you can buy online.  The AAdvantage shopping portal has hundreds of vendors, including Groupon, Apple, Staples, Nordstrom, Gap, Toys R Us, and Walmart.  There’s a […]

Drugstore.com Paying 8 Miles Per Dollar For A Couple Days

Drugstore.com is generally a pretty reliable source for extra miles, though their prices aren’t as good on all items as they used to be.  Until April 2nd, they’re offering 8 miles per dollar through the American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping Portal.   You do need to be a bit careful that you’re not overpaying for items on Drugstore.com.  I used to be able to find almost all my drugstore items for the same price or cheaper than my local Walgreens or CVS.  That’s not the case, though they still do have […]

News And Notes For Saturday, January 12th, 2013

There are more updates on Qatar Airways joining the oneworld alliance.  Starting February 23rd, American Airlines and Qatar will begin codesharing on many of their flights, meaning members of the AAdvantage program will be able to earn miles on a substantial number of Qatar flights.  For me, the bigger plus will be when I can redeem my AA miles on Qatar, which is still likely a year away.  But, at that point, I could fly direct from my home airport of IAD to Qatar’s hub in Doha.  Anyway, bottom line […]