5 Best Ways to Use US Airways Dividend Miles

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As you may have heard, the US Airways Dividend Miles program is going to leave us soon. I thought this would be a good time to outline 5 of the best redemptions and benefits of the dying program! These 5 awards are what I have used with US Airways in the past! US Airways has had a … [Read more...]

It’s Time to Apply for the US Airways World MasterCard

US Airways 40000 miles

Last week I wrote about the temporary increase in the sign-up bonus for the Lufthansa Premier Miles & More® World MasterCard®, but some readers asked me if it was worth considering The US Airways® Premier World MasterCard® instead. Barclays launched new offers for both cards through … [Read more...]

Get up to 100% More When You Buy US Airways Miles

US Airways buy miles

Like Alaska Airlines, which I'll discuss tomorrow (I'm having an awful problem with posts missing their scheduled publication date/time), US Airways is also offering a chance to buy miles at a special discount. They're offering bonuses of 50% to 100% when you buy up to 50,000 miles by May … [Read more...]

US Airways Devalues Award Chart & A Sweet Spot Is Lost

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Hot off the heels of American Airlines AAnytime award devaluation, US Airways has joined the club with no advanced notice given as well. If you take a look at their award chart today, you'll see that North America to North Asia is now 110,000 miles roundtrip in Business Class. This award … [Read more...]

Free checked bag with US Airways Mastercard

First Checked Bag Free with US Airways Mastercard

I just got an e-mail from Barclays stating that beginning April 30th, each US Airways Mastercard cardmember can check 1 bag for free for themselves and up to 4 companions.  This will only be available on US Airways operated flights, so until the merger is complete, you won’t get a free … [Read more...]

“Buy” US Airways Miles for 1.1 Cents Each

US Airways miles sale

US Airways is still coming out with some incredible sale prices on its miles, even after merging with American Airlines and moving over to the oneworld Alliance. This week only they're offering the chance to effectively buy miles for 1.135 cents each ($10 per 1,000 miles, plus 7.5% tax and … [Read more...]