"My pleasure! And of course if you find yourself in any trouble putting together an award with all of these added goodies, you know where to turn :) In case you forgot though, FirstClassAndBeyond.com will likely provide the answers you're looking…"
"Most airlines do, but it's how to maximize those stopovers/open jaws that is the trick! For example, you could be on a USAirways award from North America to "North Asia" (Japan, for example) but have a stopover in Rome. Not only that, but the North…"
"My general rules are:
1) NEVER buy miles from an airline (unless a promotion puts them at a cost of 1.3 cents or less).
2) NEVER redeem miles for domestic trips or any kind (unless they're short flights using BA Avios, or long cross-country business…"
"Well Sam, this is not actually as simple as it seems. The very short answer is no: Your airline miles can not be cashed out for any value. That said, many credit card points (think AMEX, Chase, Capital One) can be - they often encourage people to…"