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(EXPIRED) American Airlines Shopping Portal: Earn 500-2,000 Bonus Miles

American Airlines Shopping Portal bonus

Last week we shared about how the Alaska, United and Southwest shopping portals were all offering a Back To School bonus with various tiers of bonus miles. Somewhat belatedly, the American Airlines shopping portal is getting in on the act and is offering up to 4x bonus miles per dollar spent by August 18. The Deal Earn bonus miles when shopping through the American Airlines shopping portal: Spend $150 & get 500 bonus miles (3.33x)…

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Now book Japan Airlines awards on

In this morning’s Marriott Bonvoy airline partner sweet spots guide, we noted that your best option to search for Japan Airlines award space is to use However, another option has developed today: You can now search for and book Japan Airlines awards on To book on you will of course need American Airlines miles, but a quick look at availability at should give you an indication of what to expect with other…

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(EXPIRED) United & American Airlines Shopping Portals: Earn 500-1,000 Bonus Miles

United MileagePlus Shopping 500 1,000 Mile Bonus

The United and American Airlines shopping portals are both offering bonus miles for the next week or two when hitting spending thresholds. Deal 1 – United MileagePlus Shopping Spend $150 and earn 500 bonus miles. Spend $300 and earn 1,000 bonus miles. Offer valid June 10-23, 2019. Direct link to offer. Deal 2 – American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping Spend $200 and earn 500 bonus miles Offer valid June 10-16, 2019. Direct link to offer. Quick…

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Is the AA status match from Hyatt worth a ride on the status-match-go-round?

Greg manufactures Delta Diamond status every year and loves it. I do like elite status in general — I’ve written quite a bit lately about matching around and around to keep elite status in a number of programs. But personally, I’ve never valued airline elite status much at all. Internationally, I’m usually flying business class on an award ticket (which means I get benefits like lounge access, priority check-in, a good seat, etc). Domestically, I…

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(EXPIRED) American Airlines Award Sale: Fly Business Class To Europe For Less


American Airlines has launched an unadvertised sale on AAnytime business class awards, reducing the cost on some flights from 110,000 to 85,000 miles this summer. Be sure to check all your options though, as that might not represent the best use of your miles. The Deal Book business class AAnytime awards to Europe from 85,000 miles this summer on American Airlines. Key Terms Expiry date unknown. Quick Thoughts As Lucky at OMaaT notes, business class…

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Hyatt & American Airlines Partnership Now Live – Link Your Accounts Now

Link World of Hyatt American Airlines AAdvantage

Back in March, Hyatt and American Airlines announced that they’d be partnering to offer reciprocal benefits for World of Hyatt members flying with American and AAdvantage members staying at Hyatt properties. That partnership has gone live and so you can now link your two accounts. The Deal Link your World of Hyatt and American Airlines AAdvantage accounts to earn bonus points/miles and receive additional benefits. Direct link to registration. Key Terms You must link your…

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Now Book Etihad awards on (including first class apartments)

As reported by View from the Wing, Etihad Airways awards for dates within about a month of departure are now bookable on the American Airlines website ( As it has been notoriously difficult to find and book these awards (you had to book over the phone and US phone agents often do not see space available even when it is), it is very surprising to see them bookable online (though note that One Mile at a…

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Strengths of Qantas for AA redemptions

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Last year, I wrote a post about a sweet-spot that had been hiding in plain sight on me in the Iberia award chart (See: From 11K RT on American: A sweet spot for North American flight redemptions). At the time, I was pretty excited about using Iberia for award flights on American Airlines flights because of the fact that they price flights based on cumulative distance rather than pricing each segment separately (the way that British Airways…

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(EXPIRED) American Airlines & United Shopping Portal Mystery Bonuses – Check To See Your Offer

American Airlines Shopping Portal Mystery Bonus

Both the American Airlines and United shopping portals are offering a limited time mystery bonus when shopping online. The Deals & Key Terms American Airlines Direct link to offer. Offer valid April 8-13, 2019. United Direct link to offer. Offer valid April 8-12, 2019. Quick Thoughts The bonus miles and spend requirements are targeted, so you’ll need to log in to the shopping portal accounts to see your offers. Both of mine were ‘Earn 500…

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