April 12 Update: Air France KLM Flying Blue launches a family pooling option, up to a 2.4% interest rate with HSBC High Rate Savings & Alaska Airlines introduces $8 flat rate Wi-Fi

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Air France KLM Flying Blue announced a new family
pooling option to the program today. Similar to family pooling programs
from Air Canada Aeroplan, British Airways Executive Club and other
airline programs, Flying Blue members can now set up a “Flying Blue
Family” for up to 8 people to share/pool miles so that it can be easier
to get to an award. Learn more about Flying Blue Family here.

With this new online free of charge service, any Flying Blue
member over 18 years old can now create a “Flying Blue Family” and
invite up to 7 other members. The leader of the Flying Blue Family can
transfer Miles from the other members’ accounts to his or her own at
any time. Miles shared in this way provide faster access to the
programme’s rewards and offers, so everyone benefits!

“Flying Blue Family” can group up to 8 relatives, with a maximum
of 2 adults and 6 children. This service is now available on members’
online profiles on the Air France and KLM websites.

(source Air France)

Image via Air France

revealed a new offer for their Canadian Dollar
High Rate Savings Account earlier this month. You can enjoy a total
annual interest rate of up to 2.40% on new deposits from April 4, 2022
to June 24, 2022. Click here to learn more or see this offer and other banking offers on our Bank Accounts page.

Image via HSBC


Alaska Airlines
is now offering Wi-Fi on their
mainline aircraft for a flat rate US$8 for an entire flight. There are
now several U.S. airlines who are charging flat rates or even offer it
for free in the case of JetBlue. So the next question will be when will
see Canadian airlines start to drop the cost of in flight connectivity!
(Source Alaska Airlines)

Image via Alaska Airlines

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