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(EXPIRED) Buy Iberia Plus Avios At A Discount From Groupon

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If you have a use for Iberia Plus Avios, you can currently buy them at a cheaper price than normal. The Deal Buy Iberia Plus Avios at a 34% to 65% discount from Groupon’s Spanish site. (If you’re using Google Chrome as your browser, once you’ve clicked through to Groupon, right click on the page and select ‘Translate to English’.) Key Details You can buy Iberia Plus Avios in the following denominations: 2,000 Avios for €…

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Now direct transfers from Ultimate Rewards to Iberia and Aer Lingus

Over the weekend, Chase added the ability to transfer directly from Ultimate Rewards to two more valuable partners, Iberia Plus and Aer Lingus AerClub. While transfers have always been possible to make indirectly (See: Bet You Didn’t Know: 3 Methods To Transfer Avios Between Iberia and British Airways), that has been kind of a pain and required some setup. It will be nice to be able to avoid those hoops and transfer directly from now on. As…

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Stack offers & Amass Avios this weekend

Last night, the British Airways shopping portal unveiled a Double Avios Shopping Portal Promotion (thanks to Matt from The Points and Miles Game for bringing it to my attention!). Unfortunately, there’s no Match.com 150 Avios/$1 deal this time around. However, there are some great payouts, and many of them stack very nicely with current Amex Offers. Some of them are known to work for double dips. With the Amex Offers available and these payouts scheduled to last for several…

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[Expired] Avios transfer bonus: solid use of SPG/Marriott points

Today through October 31, 2017, British Airways is offering a 35% bonus on transfers from hotel programs. This can be best maximized through Marriott Travel Packages. Alternatively, IHG Credit Card Holders who need to top up for a British Airways award might be interested in this promotion as well. Read on. The Deal Get 35% bonus Avios when converting hotel points to British Airways Avios through October 31, 2017 from the following hotel programs: Carlson Hotels Hilton Hotels Hyatt Hotels &…

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[Expired] 40% transfer bonus to British Airways Avios

Just last week, we reported that the normal transfer ratio from American Express Membership Rewards to British Airways and Iberia Avios has returned to the old 1:1 ratio that had been the norm until a couple of years ago. Not even a week later, we have our first transfer bonus on the new even money ratio, with a 40% bonus meaning that transfers are now 1:1.4 or 250 Membership Rewards points = 350 British Airways Avios…

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1:1 transfers from Membership Rewards to Avios

Update: After publishing this post, a representative reached out to confirm that this is indeed a change, not a promotion. See below for more information. Right now, Amex is offering transfers to both British Airways Avios and Iberia Avios at a rate of 1:1. This appears to be an unadvertised bonus — we have no idea how long this will last, so I suggest transferring sooner rather than later if you have a need to book…

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Business Class for 25.5k one-way to Europe from several US cities!

Iberia Plus is running a great promotion that results in fully-flat business class seats from Chicago, New York, or Boston to Madrid, Spain for just 25,500 Avios + ~$125 tax– or from Los Angeles or many cities in Central/South America for just 31,875 Avios + ~$125 tax. Iberia is offering 25% off already-reasonable off-peak award flight prices from now until April 11th for flights occurring before June 15th or between October 1st and December 15th, 2017. The Deal 25% off…

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Airfare Deal: New York to Okinawa, Japan for $445 RT

There are currently excellent fares available this April and May from New York to Okinawa, Japan with prices starting at $445 round trip. These prices are not showing up in Google Flights, but can be found via a variety of third party booking services listed on Momondo.com. Secret Flying has a list of available dates. Sample dates shown are May 8th-23rd: Keep in mind that Japan Airlines and Cathay Pacific are both OneWorld partners that fly…

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