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Posted on 04. Mar, 2014 by Points Advisor.
Majestic views, a relaxed atmosphere, and unique amenities make train travel a perennial favorite for business and leisure. In this Points partner profile, you’ll get to know Amtrak and its locomotive loyalty program, Amtrak Guest Rewards. All aboard! Who is Amtrak? America’s national rail operator, Amtrak moves passengers along 21,000 miles of track in 46 [...]
Posted on 10. Jan, 2014 by Points Advisor.
In our last post, we talked about our program partner, Virgin America Elevate. This time, we’re taking a close-up look at Canada’s premiere coalition loyalty program – Aeroplan. Who is Aeroplan? Aeroplan started in 1984 as the loyalty incentive program of Air Canada, and later expanded into a stand-alone loyalty program, with financial, retail, travel [...]
Posted on 19. Dec, 2013 by Daniel Reed.
Rob MacLean, our co-founder and CEO, made a guest appearance on Rudy Maxa’s radio show Saturday December 14, 2013. Rob spoke to Rudy about the ways Points.com can help travellers make the most of their loyalty programs. By listening to this clip, we hope you can find some new ways to get the most out [...]
Posted on 18. Dec, 2013 by Points Advisor.
With all the differences between loyalty programs and ongoing changes, it can be tough to keep up. In this new partner profile series, we’ll shine the spotlight on different loyalty programs. We’ll look at what makes them tick, what’s new — and whether they might be right for you. We’re kicking off this occasional series [...]
Posted on 26. Nov, 2013 by Points Advisor.
Here are three tips to help you make the most of your holiday travel. With the most busy travel season upon us, the flight and booking options can be overwhelming. Many trips to top destinations sell out months-in-advance and prices are at a premium. However, with a bit of forethought, you can use your rewards [...]
Posted on 19. Nov, 2013 by Daniel Reed.
As you hit the road for the holidays or take off for a seasonal getaway, don’t forget to maximize the number of points/miles you earn. We’ve rounded up offers from some of our merchant partners below to help you get more points this November. Whether you’re booking a hotel or vacation rental, or want to [...]
Posted on 11. Nov, 2013 by Points Advisor.
Are you a Speedy Rewards member? During the month of November, we’re excited about a special offer to build your Speedy Rewards balance even faster. Simply exchange your points or miles from your other loyalty programs into Speedy Rewards points, and double your points. Collecting Speedy Rewards helps you get where you’re going, with quick, [...]
Posted on 20. Jun, 2013 by Points Advisor.
We’re excited and you should be, too! As a partner with Southwest Airlines, Points is bringing more services to Southwest’s loyalty program members. Are you a member of Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards? If so, you can now Gift and Transfer points, in addition to being able to Buy points. These transactions make it easier for [...]
Posted on 21. Dec, 2012 by Points Advisor.
Happy Holidays from Points.com! We’d like to wish you and your family a wonderful holiday season. Our Points.com customer support centre will be closing at noon EST on Monday, December 24th and will re-open on Thursday, December 27th. We’ll close again to celebrate New Years at noon on Monday, December 31st and re-open for usual [...]
Posted on 15. Jun, 2012 by Points Advisor.
We’ve teamed up with Wicked Interactive to bring online gamers a more flexible way to make the most of their Suba Points. Thanks to our new partnership, you can now track and exchange Suba Games points on Points.com! SubaGames.com hosts a library of free-to-download and free-to-play MMO games. Suba Games members earn points while playing games [...]