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Rebuilding my Membership Rewards fortune

I went big with the latest (now expired) 30% transfer bonus from Amex Membership Rewards to Virgin Atlantic.  Virgin Atlantic miles are extremely useful for direct Delta flight awards (and since I live near a Delta hub, that’s applicable to me), and they have a few specific partner awards that are really sweet (such as ANA first class US to Tokyo for only 120K miles round-trip).  You can even use points to book Vigin Limited…

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[Expired] 25% Transfer bonus to JetBlue from Membership Rewards

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Yesterday, Membership Rewards began offering a 25% transfer bonus to JetBlue’s TrueBlue program. With this bonus, the transfer ration becomes 1:1. That’s still not a terrific deal, but could be worthwhile if you are just a bit short in a strategic redemption. The Deal 25% more TrueBlue points when you transfer Membership Rewards (250:250) Key Terms Valid through 11/30/17 Must transfer in increments of 250 For each conversion of points into the Frequent Flyer program of a U.S. airline,…

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New Flying Blue Promo Awards for fall travel

Air France / KLM Flying Blue has recently released their new “promo awards” for the month of July. To take advantage of the special pricing on these awards, you would need to book by July 31st for travel in September and October. As a reminder, Flying Blue is a transfer partner of Amex Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards, and Citi Thank you points, making it very easy to put together the points for one of these awards.…

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Singapore KrisFlyer: 6 things I love and 3 things I don’t

Many, if not most, US-based flyers are focused on the airline loyalty programs of major North American carriers. There are plenty of sweet spots to be had when using American, Delta, or United miles, and I love programs like Southwest Rapid Rewards / Alaska Mileage Plan / JetBlue TruBlue as well. But getting to know some of the foreign frequent flyer programs can really help you extract max value from your points. There are many sweet…

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JetBlue Transfer Bonus + Sale from $34 / 1500 points

JetBlue has a fare sale going with prices from just $34 or 1500 TrueBlue points one-way. At the same time, American Express is offering a 25% transfer bonus, which will allow you to transfer points from Membership Rewards to TrueBlue at a 1:1 ratio. While not necessarily the most valuable use of Membership Rewards points, there are some opportunities for a cheap getaway whether on cash or points. Fare Sale The Deal Flights from $34…

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