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Travel-oriented co-branded cards: an update on the situation in France

As most of you know, the credit card market in France is still in its infancy, lagging far behind the American market, where credit is part of the culture, and far behind the British, who are still trying to...

Which airline loyalty programs offer lifetime status?

Airline loyalty programs offer very attractive benefits to their best members, but this comes at a price: every year the customer has to "requalify". For some it's easy, for others it can be a source of anguish: all it...

TAP Air Portugal bought by Lufthansa?

Lufthansa seems not to have had enough yet. After the takeover of Swiss and Austrian and the failure (for now?) of its desire to get its hands on Alitalia, it is now TAP Air Portugal that is in its...

Lufthansa Group : margins first !

While there was talk of Lufthansa's renewed interest in Alitalia and IAG's takeover of Air Europa, there were other significant announcements last week that speak volumes about how they see the future and their capabilities to meet it. Air France...

What if Lufthansa took over Alitalia?

The takeover of Alitalia is a bit like The Young and the Restless, when you think it's over a new twist comes to question everything. And the one we are about to talk about would not be of the...

How to choose a good airline or hotel loyalty program?

In the world of travel, loyalty programs are a major tool for airlines and hotels as much as their benefits are highly appreciated by frequent travelers. However, not all of them are equal, not all of them are delivered in...

Does loyalty pay better in the airline or hotel business?

The frequent traveler is fond of loyalty programs and the benefits that go with them. Butloyalty has its constraints and sometimes we wonder if the game is worth it. If you ever have to choose between your favorite airline...

Airline loyalty programs for dummies

I've been planning to write a post about airline loyalty programs for a long time. It must be because the vacations are approaching: friends are waking up and have lots of questions about miles and statuses. It has been...