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Transfer bonus to United: 30%, more or less

Through November 30th, United is offering a transfer bonus on hotel points converted to United miles. The transfer bonus is being marketed as a 30% bonus, though in truth it’s 30%….or maybe more….or maybe less. The Deal A 30%-ish bonus on points-to-miles conversions from hotel points to United MileagePlus Maximum bonus is 25,000 miles Ends 11/30/17 Direct link to promotion Quick Thoughts If you’re like me, when you hear “transfer bonus on hotel points to airline miles”, the first 3…

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Holy availability! Transcon flat beds in Delta business for 18K points; Hawaii cheap, too

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  Update: This appears to be dead as availability suddenly changed from daily to nearly nonexistent and rates have increased to 35K or more on dates with availability. With the 30% bonus on transfers from Membership Rewards to Virgin Atlantic that we posted about earlier and the return of the ability to search and book Delta with Virgin Atlantic miles online that Greg re-discovered today, we’ve been taking a closer look at Virgin Atlantic redemption options. Lucky at One…

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30% transfer bonus to Virgin Atlantic

American Express Membership Rewards is offering a 30% transfer bonus to Virgin Atlantic.   The Deal 1,000 Membership Rewards points transfer to 1,300 Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles Key Terms Transfer in increments of 1,000 points Offer expires 11/30/17 Quick Thoughts If you’ve been inspired by the The Hunt for Virgin Duckies, this transfer bonus could help you get there a lot quicker. Alternatively, Virgin Atlantic miles are generally known to be the best way to redeem for ANA…

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SPG to AA Transfer Bonus Up to 30% (but I don’t recommend it)

Through October 15, American Airlines and SPG are offering bonus miles when you transfer SPG points to AA.  Here are the key details from AA: From September 1 through October 15, 2017, convert your Starpoints® to AAdvantage® miles and earn up to 30% additional AAdvantage® miles from the conversions. How this works: Earn 20% bonus with each conversion Earn an additional 10,000 AAdvantage® miles for every 100,000 AAdvantage® miles received from conversions. As always, for every 20,000 Starpoints® transferred within the…

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The Latest Transfer Bonuses and Partners

Yesterday I added a new resource page to The Frequent Miler blog: Citi Transfer Partners.  This page lists all of the Citi ThankYou Rewards transfer partners.  Sections of the page include “Tips,” “Best Transfer Partners”, “The Other Transfer Partners,” and “Indirect Transfer Partners” (where you can transfer points first to one program and then to another).  This page rounds out the series which now covers all 4 major transferable points programs: Amex Transfer Partners Chase…

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20% bonus when transferring Citi Thank You to Cathay Pacific Asia Miles

Through September 6, 2017, you can get a 20% bonus when transferring Citi ThankYou points to Cathay Pacific’s Asia Miles program. This would be a great way to add to the 50K-point signup bonus currently being offered on the Cathay Pacific Visa card. The Deal Get a 20% bonus when transferring Citi ThankYou points to Cathay Pacific’s Asia Miles With the bonus, 1,000 ThankYou points = 1,200 Asia Miles Key Terms Valid through 11:59pm ET on September 6, 2017 Transfers must be made…

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[Expired] Transfer bonus from Citi to Hilton

Citi is out with a transfer bonus from Citi Thank You points to Hilton Honors points. With the bonus, points will transfer 1:2 (1 Citi Thank You point = 2 Citi Hilton points) from now through 9/20/17. The Deal Get 2 Hilton Honors Points for every 1 Citi Thank You Point transferred Key Terms Valid now through 9/20/17 Must transfer in 1,000 point increments Max of 500,000 Thank You Points in a single transaction, but no limit to the…

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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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30% Transfer Bonus to Virgin Atlantic from Membership Rewards

American Express is offering a limited-time 30% transfer bonus on points transferred from Membership Rewards to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles. The Deal Receive 1,300 Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles for every 1,000 Membership Rewards points transferred to Virgin. Note that this is Virgin Atlantic, not the US-based Virgin America. Key terms: Minimum transfer is 1,000 Membership Rewards points. Offer valid from 12:00 a.m. MT on April 17, 2017 to 11:59 p.m. MT on May 22, 2017. Additional Virgin…

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