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In case you missed it, here’s a recap of what we talked about this past week on Points with a Crew

British Airways – good for domestic US travel too! – Learn how accruing miles on British Airways can get you the exact same American Airlines flights for up to 64% fewer miles!

My first “churn” – If you’re wanting to get started on credit card “churns” but want to see a real-life example, here was my first churn a year ago

Converting Miles and Points – Reader Tyler asked a question about what to do with a lot of (Hilton) hotel points but not many airline miles

Starwood Preferred Guest program – Brief overview of the Starwood hotel chain, which is good not only for hotel stays, but for easy transfer to select airline programs

Update on La Quinta Play and Stay game – The La Quinta stay and play game was all the rage a few weeks ago – have you noticed that it seems a lot harder to earn points lately? LQ actually called me on the phone to explain why

Win free points / nights with Starwood hotels – Free sweepstakes to earn Starwood points or a chance at free nights.

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