BEST PROGRAM     *DNQ = did not qualify due to low vote %
 
Americas            
   
Airline Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
American Airlines Aadvantage 7.03 16.71 1    
Air Canada Aeroplan 6.89 4.69 2    
Delta Air Lines SkyMiles 6.65 14.55 3    
United Airlines Mileage Plus 6.63 17.71 4    
Continental Airlines OnePass 6.58 12.60 5    
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan 5.93 5.93 6    
Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards 5.55 7.69 7    
US Airways Dividend Miles 5.22 6.47 8    
Virgin America Elevate 5.06 3.45 9    
JetBlue TrueBlue 4.75 3.15 10    
WestJet Frequent Guest 5.20 0.76 DNQ    
Avianca LifeMiles 4.84 0.32 DNQ    
LAN LANPASS 4.69 1.05 DNQ    
AirTran A+ Rewards 4.63 1.12 DNQ    
TAM Airlines Fidelidade 4.47 0.43 DNQ    
Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles 4.27 1.56 DNQ    
Frontier Airlines Early Returns 4.22 0.99 DNQ    
Gol Smiles 3.96 0.24 DNQ    
Aeromexico Club Premier 3.78 0.34 DNQ    
Aerolinas Argentinas Aerolineas Plus 3.76 0.24 DNQ    
   
   
Hotel Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Starwood Preferred Guest 7.00 21.28 1    
Hilton Hhonors 6.60 23.00 2    
Marriott Rewards 6.27 17.57 3    
Hyatt Gold Passport 5.62 12.09 4    
Priority Club Rewards 5.54 10.70 5    
Fairmont Presidents Club 4.96 3.11 6    
Best Western Rewards 4.68 2.62 7    
Club Carlson 4.60 2.12 8    
Choice Privileges 4.30 2.19 9    
Wyndham Rewards 3.74 2.38 10    
Accor A-Club 4.69 1.92 DNQ    
OMNI Select Guest 4.68 1.02 DNQ    
   
   
Car Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hertz #1 Club 7.90 29.10 1    
National Emerald Club 7.11 17.56 2    
Avis Preferred 6.81 22.47 3    
Alamo Insiders Club 5.26 8.28 4    
Sixt 4.99 2.75 5    
Dollar EXPRESS 4.90 4.88 6    
Budget Fastbreak 4.81 8.99 7    
Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards 4.69 5.20 8    
Payless Perks Club 3.87 0.77 DNQ    
   
   
             
 
Europe/Africa            
   
Airline Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
British Airways Executive Club 7.80 22.18 1    
Lufthansa Miles&More 7.53 21.93 2    
bmi Diamond Club 6.96 8.89 3    
SAS Eurobonus 6.46 3.74 4    
Aegean Miles & Bonus 6.45 3.58 5    
Air France / KLM Flying Blue 6.27 11.98 6    
Virgin Atlantic Flying Club 5.85 7.47 7    
Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles 5.56 3.71 8    
Air Berlin Topbonus 4.83 2.37 9    
Aer Lingus Gold Circle 5.99 1.10 DNQ    
South African Airways Voyager 5.77 1.59 DNQ    
Aeroflot Bonus 5.40 0.59 DNQ    
Kenya Airways Flying Blue 5.29 0.30 DNQ    
Icelandair Travel Fund 5.27 0.64 DNQ    
Iberia Plus 5.26 1.75 DNQ    
Ethopian Airlines ShebaMiles 5.16 0.39 DNQ    
TAP Victoria 4.84 0.63 DNQ    
Air Baltic BalticMiles 4.45 0.28 DNQ    
Alitalia MilleMiglia 4.45 1.45 DNQ    
TAROM Flying Blue 4.44 0.11 DNQ    
Finnair Plus 4.35 1.88 DNQ    
Aerosvit Meridian 4.33 0.11 DNQ    
Czech Air OK Plus 4.29 0.86 DNQ    
Ukraine International Panorama Club 4.08 0.15 DNQ    
flybe Rewards4All 4.06 0.40 DNQ    
Germanwings Boomerang Club 3.85 0.58 DNQ    
Spanair Plus 3.74 0.34 DNQ    
Malev Duna Club 3.73 0.52 DNQ    
Egypt Air Plus 3.54 0.33 DNQ    
JAT Airways Extra Flight 2.50 0.13 DNQ    
   
   
Hotel Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hilton Hhonors 7.11 20.88 1    
Starwood Preferred Guest 6.94 18.40 2    
Priority Club Rewards 6.73 11.25 3    
Accor A-Club 6.37 8.20 4    
Marriott Rewards 6.06 12.44 5    
Club Carlson 6.01 4.04 6    
Hyatt Gold Passport 5.91 8.74 7    
Kempinski Hotels GHA Discovery 5.84 2.94 8    
Best Western Rewards 5.30 3.45 9    
Fairmont Presidents Club 5.24 2.32 10    
NH Hotels NH World 4.58 2.17 11    
Steigenberger Award World 5.00 0.76 DNQ    
Sol Melia MAS Program 4.97 1.37 DNQ    
Choice Privileges 4.18 1.16 DNQ    
Wyndham Rewards 4.12 1.57 DNQ    
VOILA Hotel Rewards 2.21 0.32 DNQ    
   
   
Car Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hertz #1 Club 7.73 27.71 1    
Avis Preferred 7.14 25.45 2    
Sixt 7.01 15.13 3    
Europcar Privilege 5.81 14.34 4    
Alamo Insiders Club 5.50 5.02 5    
National Emerald Club 5.03 8.92 6    
Dollar EXPRESS 3.98 3.43 7    
   
   
             
 
Middle East/Asia/Oceania            
   
Airline Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Cathay Pacific Asia Miles 7.19 15.37 1    
Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer 6.88 14.80 2    
Air New Zealand Airpoints 6.53 4.34 3    
Qantas Frequent Flyer 6.47 8.35 4    
Emirates Skywards 6.46 9.72 5    
Asiana Airlines Asiana Club 6.39 4.40 6    
Virgin Australia Velocity 5.94 3.85 7    
All Nippon Airways Mileage Club 5.77 6.08 8    
Thai Airways Royal Orchid Plus 5.67 7.63 9    
Etihad Guest 5.60 3.73 10    
Korean Air SKYPASS 5.57 2.56 11    
JAL Mileage Bank 5.48 3.49 12    
Qatar Airways Privilege Club 5.07 3.11 13    
El Al Matmid Club 8.08 1.45 DNQ    
Air Astana Nomad Club 6.06 0.22 DNQ    
Air India Flying Returns 5.92 0.36 DNQ    
China Southern Airlines Sky Pearl Club 5.85 0.66 DNQ    
Jet Airways JetPrivilege 5.64 1.79 DNQ    
Kingfisher Airlines King Club 5.35 1.25 DNQ    
Air Asia BIG 5.20 0.88 DNQ    
Air China PhoenixMiles 5.00 0.70 DNQ    
Philippine Airlines Mabuhay Miles 4.74 0.37 DNQ    
Air Tahiti Nui Club Tiare 4.56 0.49 DNQ    
China Airlines Dynasty Flyer 4.53 0.88 DNQ    
Saudi Arabian Airlines Alfursan 4.39 0.31 DNQ    
EVA Airways Evergreen Club 4.33 1.25 DNQ    
Malaysia Airlines Enrich 4.31 1.49 DNQ    
Gulf Air Falconflyer 3.31 0.48 DNQ    
   
   
Hotel Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Starwood Preferred Guest 6.87 18.28 1    
Priority Club Rewards 6.59 10.11 2    
Accor A-Club 6.57 5.28 3    
Hilton Hhonors 6.54 17.01 4    
Shangri-La Golden Circle 6.24 9.07 5    
Hyatt Gold Passport 6.23 11.16 6    
Jumeriah Hotels Sirius 5.95 2.73 7    
Marriott Rewards 5.95 11.29 8    
Taj Hotels & Resorts InnerCircle 5.54 4.10 9    
Oberoi Group 5.11 2.52 10    
Fairmont Presidents Club 5.05 2.63 11    
Club Carlson 5.53 1.80 DNQ    
Best Western Rewards 4.99 1.59 DNQ    
Choice Privileges 4.28 0.84 DNQ    
Wyndham Rewards 3.60 1.31 DNQ    
VOILA Hotel Rewards 2.44 0.29 DNQ    
   
   
Car Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hertz #1 Club 8.02 32.18 1    
Avis Preferred 7.45 29.97 2    
National Emerald Club 4.76 16.23 3    
Sixt 4.69 13.89 4    
Nissan Rent-A-Car 3.16 7.73 5    
   
   
             
 
               
OUTSTANDING BENEFIT              
 
Americas            
   
Airline Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
American Airlines Aadvantage - 500-mile and systemwide upgrades 7.80 16.74 1    
Delta Air Lines SkyMiles - Medallion upgrades 7.71 14.29 2    
United Airlines Mileage Plus - Upgrades 7.23 19.32 3    
Air Canada Aeroplan - Complimentary eUpgrades 7.10 5.00 4    
Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards - Companion Pass 6.64 8.47 5    
Continental Airlines OnePass - Upgrades 6.57 12.70 6    
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan - MVP baggage fee/change fee waivers 6.48 5.24 7    
US Airways Dividend Miles - Automatic elite upgrades 5.78 8.28 8    
AirTran A+ Rewards - Complimentary upgrades 5.69 1.27 DNQ    
TAM Airlines Fidelidade - Premium check in 5.47 0.56 DNQ    
JetBlue TrueBlue - Bonus TrueBlue Points 5.37 1.98 DNQ    
LAN LANPASS - Airline upgrades 5.01 1.05 DNQ    
Frontier Airlines Early Returns - Free DIRECTV for Ascent & Summit elites on Airbus flights 4.62 1.76 DNQ    
Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles - Saver; Super Saver; and Anytime award levels 4.53 1.80 DNQ    
Aerolinas Argentinas Aerolineas Plus - Complimentary VIP lounge access 4.22 1.00 DNQ    
Avianca LifeMiles - Avianca VIP lounge access 4.19 0.55 DNQ    
   
   
Hotel Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Starwood Preferred Guest - Suite/room upgrades 7.31 23.29 1    
Hilton Hhonors - Free breakfast 6.98 21.73 2    
Marriott Rewards - Room Upgrades 6.56 15.84 3    
Hyatt Gold Passport - Regency Club access/Free breakfast benefit 6.50 14.39 4    
Priority Club Rewards - Priority Club bonus points 6.38 9.63 5    
Club Carlson - Bonus points 5.85 2.03 6    
Fairmont Presidents Club - Confirmed room/suite upgrade certificates 5.69 5.50 7    
Wyndham Rewards - Attractive hotel-points-to-airline-miles exchange rate 4.59 3.21 8    
Accor A-Club - A-Club bonus points promotions 6.28 1.19 DNQ    
Choice Privileges - Bonus points 5.12 1.63 DNQ    
Best Western Rewards - Bonus points 4.41 1.57 DNQ    
   
   
Car Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hertz #1 Club - Platinum Elite 8.21 29.07 1    
National Emerald Club - Choice of car 8.21 29.34 2    
Avis Preferred - Avis Roving Rapid Return 7.10 20.39 3    
Alamo Insiders Club - Weekly deals 5.75 9.03 4    
Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards - Blue Chip Rewards 4.49 6.39 5    
Dollar EXPRESS - Renter Rewards 4.38 5.78 6    
   
   
             
 
Europe/Africa            
   
Airline Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
British Airways Executive Club - MFU/UUA/Avios upgrades 8.11 17.60 1    
bmi Diamond Club - Miles & Cash awards 7.66 9.23 2    
Lufthansa Miles&More - Status is valid for two years 7.40 19.41 3    
Aegean Miles & Bonus - Star Gold status for only 20K miles 7.31 8.21 4    
Air France / KLM Flying Blue - 50% off Web Awards 6.55 9.93 5    
SAS Eurobonus - No YQ security/fuel surcharge 5.98 5.38 6    
Virgin Atlantic Flying Club - Miles + Cash awards 5.68 6.05 8    
Air Berlin Topbonus - Seat blocking: 'hold seat free' 5.62 2.51 9    
Finnair Plus - Upgrading with miles from any booking class 5.23 3.79 10    
Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles - Status is valid for two years 5.05 4.07 11    
Iberia Plus - Complimentary upgrades 4.31 2.77 12    
Aer Lingus Gold Circle - Gold Circle lounge access 6.55 0.64 DNQ    
Air Baltic BalticMiles - Points don't expire 5.80 0.64 DNQ    
Egypt Air Plus - Exclusive service hotline 5.67 0.10 DNQ    
flybe Rewards4All - Executive Lounge access 4.93 0.48 DNQ    
Ethopian Airlines ShebaMiles - Free award rebooking 4.92 0.38 DNQ    
Czech Air OK Plus - Business upgrades 4.83 1.11 DNQ    
South African Airways Voyager - Extra luggage allowance 4.80 0.95 DNQ    
TAROM Flying Blue - Better award availabilty 4.75 0.13 DNQ    
Spanair Plus - Points as cash discount during purchases 4.56 0.29 DNQ    
Alitalia MilleMiglia - Business for YOU upgrades 4.36 1.34 DNQ    
Aeroflot Bonus - Comfort+ seats for free 4.29 1.11 DNQ    
Icelandair Travel Fund - Upgrades to the next higher class at airport 4.02 1.30 DNQ    
TAP Victoria - 50% bonus miles and 50% of status miles 3.89 0.60 DNQ    
Germanwings Boomerang Club - Extra miles on certain routes 3.83 0.38 DNQ    
Ukraine International Panorama Club - Miles don't expire 3.62 0.41 DNQ    
Kenya Airways Flying Blue - Rollover miles for Platinium 3.19 0.51 DNQ    
Aerosvit Meridian - Companion award discounts 3.17 0.19 DNQ    
Malev Duna Club - Business upgrades 3.07 0.48 DNQ    
   
   
Hotel Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hilton HHonors - Complimentary room upgrades 7.46 23.24 1    
Accor A-Club - A-Club bonus points promotions 7.26 5.62 2    
Starwood Preferred Guest - Suite/room upgrades 6.77 20.50 3    
Priority Club Rewards - Royal Ambassador privileges 6.66 10.95 4    
Marriott Rewards - Concierge lounge access 6.37 12.14 5    
Hyatt Gold Passport - Room/suite upgrades 5.97 11.75 6    
Club Carlson - Bonus points 5.78 3.75 7    
Kempinski Hotels GHA Discovery - Complimentary Internet 5.73 2.63 8    
Best Western Rewards - Bonus points 5.36 2.13 9    
Fairmont Presidents Club - Confirmed room/suite upgrade certificates 5.11 4.76 10    
Choice Privileges - Discounted awards promotions 4.59 1.15 DNQ    
Wyndham Rewards - Bonus points promotions 3.66 1.37 DNQ    
   
   
Car Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hertz #1 Club - Free upgrades 8.37 36.55 1    
Avis Preferred - 1-class upgrades 7.61 29.97 2    
Sixt - Free upgrades 6.11 22.34 3    
Dollar EXPRESS - Renter Rewards 2.92 11.14 4    
   
   
             
 
Middle East/Asia/Oceania            
   
Airline Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Cathay Pacific Asia Miles - Seat guarantees for Marco Polo members 7.28 10.22 1    
Emirates Skywards - Emirates Lounge access 7.10 8.64 2    
Virgin Australia Velocity - Family Pooling 6.75 5.56 3    
Air New Zealand Airpoints - Complimentary upgrades 6.75 9.21 4    
Qantas Frequent Flyer - Qantas Club lounge access 6.72 9.04 5    
Asiana Airlines Asiana Club - Longterm Star Gold eligibility on qualification 6.72 7.83 6    
Thai Airways Royal Orchid Plus - Complimentary upgrades 6.62 11.88 7    
Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer - Silver Kris Lounge access 6.50 11.64 8    
El Al Matmid Club - Complimentary upgrades 6.00 2.51 9    
Etihad Guest - Bonus points 5.89 2.19 10    
All Nippon Airways Mileage Club - Lounge access 5.88 4.70 11    
Korean Air SKYPASS - KAL lounge access 5.76 2.39 12    
JAL Mileage Bank - JAL Family Club 5.54 2.39 13    
Jet Airways JetPrivilege - Cancellation fees waived on flights within India 6.07 1.82 DNQ    
Kingfisher Airlines King Club - King Club Family Club 6.00 1.22 9    
Malaysia Airlines Enrich - Golden Lounge access 5.97 1.54 DNQ    
China Airlines Dynasty Flyer - Dynasty Lounge access 5.92 1.05 DNQ    
EVA Airways Evergreen Club - VIP lounge access 5.14 1.50 DNQ    
Qatar Airways Privilege Club - QMiles bonus 4.93 1.78 DNQ    
Air China PhoenixMiles - Award upgrades 4.79 1.14 DNQ    
Gulf Air Falconflyer - Lounge access 4.27 0.45 DNQ    
Philippine Airlines Mabuhay Miles - Mabuhay Lounge access 4.17 0.49 DNQ    
Air India Flying Returns - Airport upgrades 4.10 0.81 DNQ    
   
   
Hotel Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hilton HHonors - Complimentary room upgrades 6.89 21.04 1    
Priority Club Rewards - Priority Club bonus points 6.66 9.12 2    
Starwood Preferred Guest - Suite/room upgrades 6.64 21.08 3    
Hyatt Gold Passport - Regency Club access/Free breakfast benefit 6.62 14.03 4    
Shangri-La Golden Circle - Room upgrade awards 6.26 7.87 5    
Accor A-Club - A-Club bonus points promotions 5.95 3.92 6    
Fairmont Presidents Club - Confirmed room/suite upgrade certificates 5.89 4.99 7    
Marriott Rewards - Room Upgrades 5.78 11.83 8    
Club Carlson - Bonus points 5.71 2.11 9    
Choice Privileges - 8;000 or 16;000 point promotions 5.57 2.19 10    
Best Western Rewards - Bonus points 4.71 1.81 DNQ    
   
   
Car Quality score % of votes in category FINISH    
Hertz #1 Club - Free rental days 9.94 100.00 1