Another Successful Barclay Aviator Retention Offer

Barlcay AAdvantage Aviator Red Card
It's that time of year again for me to call Barclays to waive the annual fee on my American Airlines Aviator Red card. Last year was a success and this year was too! I simply called the number on the back of the card and told them I noticed my annual fee was due. I then asked if there were any offers to offset the annual fee. Lo and behold they said they would waive the fee! But wait there is more! They also said there is an offer on my card for 5,000 American Airlines miles if I spend $1...
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Another Day, Another Targeted 2x Bonus Offer on American Airlines Aviator MasterCard

American Airlines Aviator MasterCard Targeted Offer, 2x miles on supermarkets, movie theaters, and utilities
Targeted American Airlines Aviator 2x Bonus Miles on Supermarkets, Movie Theaters, & Utilities Another day and another targeted bonus offer from Barclays on my and my fiancee's American Airlines Aviator Red MasterCard. Actually this is the first time Beth has received a spending offer from Barlcays, so that is great! Maybe she will get the 15,000 mile offer soon, that one was really lucrative. I also received another targeted offer recently for 2x bonus miles on restaurants, gas, and depa...
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Analysis: American Airlines Award Chart Old vs New

Overview American Airlines has been the go to frequent flyer program for any travel hacker since both United and Delta devalued their award chart and went to a revenue earning scheme. However, with the integration of US Airways and American Airlines nearing completion it was time for serious change on the award chart. Keep in mind changes were expected as some of the awards were dirt cheap compared to other airlines especially for Business and First class redemptions. While there have been c...
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Targeted American Airlines Aviator 2x Bonus Miles on Gas, Restaurants, & Department Stores

Barclays Bank is at it again with another targeted offer on the American Airlines Aviator card with 2x bonus miles on gas, restaurants, department stores, toy stores, and game stores. The offer is targeted and appears only to be valid to the person receiving it. You must register by October 20th, 2015 and it is good for all spending in the mentioned categories from October 1st to December 31st. The offer tops at a 2500 bonus miles which equates to $1250 spending in all the categories. What i...
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Barclays AAdvantage Aviator Red Retention Offer

Barlcay AAdvantage Aviator Red Card
Credit Card Retention Offer A couple of weeks ago I received a letter in the mail from Barclays stating that my annual fee was coming due on my Addvantage Aviator Red card. Well first off, this is the first time that I can recall where I received a letter notifying me of the fee and it also stated that I should call in before the end of August. Of course I threw it away already but the language was vague and sounded like they wanted me to call anyway which I was already planning on doing in o...
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Allegiant Air New Routes & Southwest Schedule Extension & LAN – DCA

Allegiant Air announces 17 new routes, two new cities MCI and SAT
Allegiant Air Announces 17 New Routes Allegiant Air has announced 17 new routes and 2 new cities that will be served. All the new routes will be to current Allegiant destinations which include Las Vegas (LAS), Orlando Sanford (SFB), St Pete-Clearwater (PIE), Punta Gorda (PGD), and Fort Lauderdale (FLL). In the past Allegiant has focused on only serving smaller cities to their destinations but they have been adding larger cities recently and this announcement is no exception. Both San Antoni...
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Targeted American AAdvantage Aviator 15,000 Bonus Miles

American AAdvantage Aviator - Targeted 15000 Bonus Miles
The other day I went to grab the mail and found this lucrative targeted spending offer for my American AAdvantage Aviator Red card that would award 15,000 miles! The offer seems pretty straight forward and extremely doable. Simply spend $500 in "new purchases" in each month of August, September, and October and receive 15,000 miles after successful completion. In the terms and conditions "new purchases" seemed to be defined as anything as long as the item / service wasn't returned at any poi...
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American Airlines Announces Australia Route LAX-SYD

American Airlines Los Angeles to Sydney new route, and Qantas SYD to SFO
American Airlines has announced a new nonstop route from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sydney (SYD) , Australia which will allow partner, Qantas, to reenter the Sydney (SYD) to San Francisco (SFO) market. The new LAX to SYD flights will begin on December 17th, 2015 and the new SYD to SFO flights will begin on December 20th. American Airlines will service the route with a Boeing 777-300ER with 3 classes of services. This increased partnership leaves room for more flights from the United States to Aust...
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