Credit card points are a great way to fly around the world at heavily discounted rates, but if you’re new to the points game there are many mistakes you can make while redeeming air miles that needlessly waste your hard-earned points. One of these mistakes is booking flights at “standard” rates rather than “saver” rates. “Saver” rates are not available for all flight dates, but they make flights cost about half the points of the always-available “standard” rates. Always check if there are “saver” rate flights for the dates you plan to travel, because you can book business class tickets at the “saver” rate for the same number of points as standard economy flights.
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