Monthly Archives: May 2014

Virgin Atlantic 20% when you buy miles

Virgin Atlantic just emailed me with an offer of 20% bonus for buying up to 100,000 miles. At 1,515 GBP this works out at around 1.26p/mile, so still not a great deal. Advice: Don’t buy Share on Facebook

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Cathay Gold extending Gold cards for Amex Platinums with a challenge

As many already know, American Express had been giving Cathay Pacific Gold status (equivalent to OneWorld Sapphire, so BA Silver) to its UK Platinum cardholders as a “secret perk”. This was probably not publicized so that the relationship with British … Continue reading

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