Copa now Bookable With Aeroplan!

Previously, Swiss, Air China, Copa, and Avianca weren’t bookable with Aeroplan, who claimed it was a technical issue. Many people thought it was just too much of a coincidence, because all other Star Alliance miles like United were able to book these carriers. With collecting Aeroplan, I recommend getting American Express charge cards given the upcoming…

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Calling the Right Number

When booking your travel, there’s always a lot of calling involved. Sadly, while I wish as badly as you do that everything could be done online, it can’t. Everyone hates being on hold. There are two ways to go about this. A lot of companies have international numbers, some of which have much shorter waits than…

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Aeroplan now shows Star Partner Locators Online!

Aeroplan has been making great strides to improve their online experience recently. This might be related to the upcoming Aeroplan/Aimia split, but good news is good news.  For more details, see my post on whether I’ll still be collecting Aeroplan miles and my thoughts on the impending breakup. As for earning Aeroplan miles, I recommend American Express. This…

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Aeroplan Change and Cancellation Policies

What happens when you need to change or cancel an Aeroplan award? In most cases, Aeroplan change fees apply. While most agents are competent in calculating these, there are occasions where errors have been made. Now, when you’re earning Aeroplan miles, I recommend American Express cards given the upcoming Aeroplan/Air Canada contract termination. That’s because they…

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Promotions then and now…

One thing I’ve come to realize is that I’ve been here a long time. Not as long as a few others, but it’s been a while. I remember the first ticket I booked was when Aeroplan had a “sale” where you could book First Class at business class prices and Business class at economy class…

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Ask Aeroplan Your Questions!

It’s a new week… and Aeroplan is doing a Q&A here, with you asking the questions! Everything about Aeroplan is on the table – the struggle with Air China/Swiss/etc. redemptions, the TD, CIBC, and AMEX co-brand partnerships, what’s happening after 2020, and anything in between. Questions will be accepted for the next 48 hours. Please send…

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