Free miles. Where should I put them?


I’ve always been a fan of interacting with my readers, and as always, appreciate it greatly when you visit the blog! I created this blog as a forum where I can interact with you, where we can learn from each other, and so you can stay up to date on not only my travels and experience (in the hopes it will help you), but also the latest travel news and stories.

Limited Time Offers Up To 50,000 Points

2 weeks ago, I was in Las Vegas for the Boarding Area conference, and had the awesome opportunity to be in a focus group for As you may be aware, helps you exchange and buy miles legally.

As part of participating in the session, the organizers were kind enough to deposit several thousand miles into a frequent flyer account of our choosing (in my name, unfortunately…sorry that I can’t give them away!).

I’d like to hear your thoughts on what airline account I should deposit them into, as I know everyone has their differing opinion on what programs are more worthwhile than others. For me, I’m personally debating putting them in either my American Airlines AAdvantage, Alaska Mileage Plan, or British Airways Avios.

But, ultimately, I’m leaving the decision up to you guys. What frequent flyer program should I deposit the miles into and why?


Find those elusive Awards & Upgrades - Find Flight Availability, Flight Upgrades & Awards, Frequent Flyer Information and more with

Looking for the best way to earn miles and points quickly? Visit the "Credit Cards" drop down on the main menu bar above for the hottest deals!

READ MORE  Kimpton Hotels Unveil New Loyalty Program!
Want to learn more and stay up to date on the latest tips, tricks and deals? Join My Travel Tips Facebook Page!   This site is part of an affiliate sales network and receives compensation for sending traffic to partner sites, such as This compensation may impact how and where links appear on this site. This site does not include all financial companies or all available financial offers. Opinions expressed here are author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, hotel, airline, or other entity. This content has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of the entities included within the post.


    • says

      I’ve got too many with American and none with others because I use those when I accumulate a balance. I’m leaning towards BA just so I can either use it on a short haul or 50K business redemption to Dublin.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *