Here are a few news items regarding miles and points from this week:
ANA Award Chart Changes
ANA has announced changes to its award chart which will be effective Spring 2015. For more information see the analysis by Travel is Free.
Enhanced Citi AAdvantage Benefits
Citi has added two new benefits on the Citi® / AAdvantage® credit cards. Citi® / AAdvantage® credit cards will now earn 2 AAdvantage® miles for every $1 spent on eligible US Airways purchases and 25% savings on eligible in-flight purchases of food, drinks and headsets on US Airways flights. These benefits already applied to eligible American Airlines purchases but now apply to US Airways as well.
Starwood Offering Keyless Check-In Using Your Mobile Phone
Ten SPG properties introduced the ability to check in to your room using your mobile phone. In order to to do this you will have to download the SPG® app which will allow you to check in, get your room number and unlock your door. For more information and a list of participating hotels visit www.spgpromos.com/keyless/.