Attention AIR MILES collectors:

AIR MILES is running a couple of promotions right now – one to earn bonus miles and another to make your travel redemption cheaper.

We’ve got the details on both right here.

Related: AIR MILES Promotions

AIR MILES Bonus Boom returning October 10, 2019

Coming this weekend, AIR MILES Bonus Boom is back.

Running from October 10 – 13, 2019, there are more than 1,000 bonus miles available from various AIR MILES Sponsors.

How do you get these bonus offers?

First, head to this site and select your region. You’ll be able to see all of the offers available to you.

Here’s an example of some of the sponsors with bonus offers:

AIR MILES sponsors participating in Bonus Boom

Each offer has its own way of being used.

Some you have to opt-in and register your card number, some you have to scan a barcode at checkout, and others with nothing you have to do in order to qualify. Click on each sponsor on your offers page to get more details.

And with that, earn extra miles towards your next redemption.

Save 15% on WestJet flights on new bookings made by October 31, 2019

On the other side of the spectrum, you can save 15% on the miles needed for flight redemptions on WestJet.

WestJet AIR MILES savings

That’s right, redeem on WestJet, and you’ll need 15% fewer miles to fly WestJet on flights within Canada, to the U.S., and Sun destinations.

There are blackout dates with this offer.

Here’s an example of what you would see when booking eligible WestJet flights:

 Example of WestJet AIR MILES savings

To view the full terms and conditions on this offer, you can find them on this page.

One thing to note: If you have the it doesn’t appear as though you can combine your 15% discount on flights with this offer as well.

Plus up to $300 travel bonus.
Ends October 25th.

AIR MILES credit cards

To earn more AIR MILES on your purchases, and depending on the card, save more on your flight redemptions as well – an AIR MILES credit card is a key addition to your wallet.

Here are a few top options.

Credit Card Welcome Bonus Earn Rate Annual fee and income requirements Apply Now
BMO AIR MILES World Elite Mastercard Up to 3,000 miles, first year free (terms) 1 mile per $10 * $120 annual fee
* 80K personal/150K household income requirements
Apply Now
Amex AIR MILES Platinum Credit Card 2,000 miles (terms) Up to 1 mile per $10 * $65 annual fee
* No income requirements
Apply Now
BMO AIR MILES Mastercard Up to 800 miles (terms) Up to 1 mile per $10 * No annual fee
* No income requirements
Apply Now

Our top rated AIR MILES card is the .

You’ll earn 1 mile for every $10 spent, and require 15% fewer miles anytime you redeem for flights within Canada, and to the U.S.

And, it comes with the best AIR MILES sign up bonus of up to 3,000 miles after spending $3,000 in the first 3 months.

The is a great Amex AIR MILES option. You’ll earn up to 1 mile per $10 spent, for a lower annual fee of $65, and a welcome bonus of 2,000 miles.

And coming soon are some exciting changes coming to the card. You can find the details here.

For a no fee option, the is a great option.

You can earn 1 mile per $20 spent on all purchases, and get 2x the miles at select AIR MILES Sponsors.

It also comes with a large welcome bonus of up to 800 miles after spending $1,000 in the first 3 months.

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