Family Flys Free

After igniting his passion for award travel while planning his honeymoon, Ian now enjoys using points and miles to see the world with his wife and three internationally adopted kiddos. He loves dissecting loyalty programs to find maximum value. His goal is to demonstrate that extraordinary travel is possible for the ordinary family. When he's not chronicling his latest adventures with his kids, you might catch him musing over the ever-changing travel industry or complaining about the woes of regional flights.

How To Cancel a LifeMiles Award Ticket

Booking an awesome ticket using your miles is one of the best feelings in the award travel hobby. I’ve specifically used LifeMiles for a number of cases where cash fares were especially egregious. I’ll generally get over 3 cents per LifeMile, even for economy tickets, which is an excellent award value. But sometimes things don’t go as planned, and tickets must be canceled. Unlike many other airlines, canceling a LifeMiles ticket is not exactly a walk in the park. I don’t consider it especially difficult, but there are a few things of which you should be aware. LifeMiles Cancellation...

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