Airmiles to dollars

Spend Airmiles

Don’t like saving up for a flight with your airmiles points? How about using your airmiles for a small little gift or reward. Here are a few airmiles deals worth considering. Jean Coutu – Spend 160 airmiles and get a $20 giftcard. This is a pretty good deal and inline with most gift certificate offers. [...]

Book with your Airmiles Early

This is just a reminder post to make sure you book early for your airmiles flights, car rentals, etc. Remember if you want more information you can find out about airmiles for flights and part II here. Last night I called to book a car rental for Christmas time. I called and the automated machine [...]

Airmiles Calculation

This post was suppose to occur while I was in Toronto… and for some reason the whole system messed up and made two posts into one post. So I’m re-posting the two posts seperately. Sorry for the confusion (Random Post #4 has been updated) ——- I received an email a while ago discussing how the [...]

Airmiles to Charities

Did you know that you can actually donate your airmiles to a charity? Well, it’s true. For the low cost of 170 airmiles you’ll donate $20 to Charity. Currently there are two charities to choose from Special Olympics of Canada Kids Help Phone A Tax Receipt for your donation will be mailed to you in [...]

What is one airmile worth?

A question that I get asked quite often is how much is 1 airmile worth? The answer to this question is not a simple one. As we know the airmiles-to-dollar ratio is fairly simple and we try to collect airmiles at a rate of less then $0.40 if at all possible! The actual value of [...]

Purchasing Airmiles

If you’re flying someplace and you don’t quite have enough airmiles.  One option that you can take advantage of is to purchase the airmiles that you need.   The cost to purchase additional reward miles (airmiles) is $0.30 plus GST per Airmile.   I believe you may need at least half the flight covered with [...]

Sunglasses Hut Airmiles Gift Card

Spend your Airmiles to get Sunglasses Hut Gift Card

Airmiles to Dollars Ratio

In previous posts I’ve mentioned the ratio from airmiles to dollars. It’s not very complicated but i’ll show you how I calculate these numbers and why they’re important. The simple math portion. (Seems like a grade 7 problem, if two trains leave at ….) If you get 50 airmiles for $5 that works out to [...]