Save up to 43% on Avianca Award Bookings
From now through December 9, redeem Avianca LifeMiles for select award flights around the globe and save up to 43% on standard mileage rates. Economy, business, and first-class options are available from 14 departure/arrival points within North America. Combine this opportunity with a current transfer bonus or buy-miles promotion for outstanding value.
Ending Soon: Buy Avianca LifeMiles with a Huge 145% Bonus
Avianca’s latest sale on miles is ending soon. Through December 3, 2019, get a 145% bonus when you purchase up to 200,000 LifeMiles. With a minimum purchase of only 1,000 miles, this is a great opportunity to top up your Avianca account.
United MileagePlus Increases All Award Costs Close To Departure
United Airlines has eliminated its $75 close-in-booking fee for awards ticketed within 21 days of departure. However, the same flights now cost up to 3,500 extra miles to book. Look to book the same flights through one of many Star Alliance partner programs to avoid paying these increased mileage costs.
JetBlue Rolls Out New Fares Including Basic Economy
JetBlue has introduced a lower-cost Blue Basic fare for price-sensitive travelers. While we’ve been skeptical about the long-term savings we’ll see from basic economy, the JetBlue offering is less restrictive than the competition—especially for those with a cobrand credit card or Mosaic elite status.
Use 1 Membership Rewards Point to Receive 20% off at Amazon (Targeted)
Amazon.com is running several targeted promotions, offering you 20% off when you use at least 1 Membership Rewards point to pay for part of your order. The promotion runs through December 2, 2019, or ends when five million dollars in offers have been redeemed.
Buy Choice Privileges Points for 0.71 Cents Each
Choice Privileges is offering a 40% bonus when purchasing points, allowing you to buy them at 0.71 cents each. Just like our recent post covering Hilton’s buy-points offer, this isn’t necessarily a great deal unless you can find a hotel that will give you a better deal using points than paying cash.
Turkish Allows Mixed Partners, Updates Award Chart
Turkish Airlines’ Miles&Smiles program has made some significant updates that deserve a closer look. On the positive side, there are several big improvements to the online booking experience. On the other hand, the infamous 7,500-mile award to Hawaii is notably absent from their latest award chart. The online booking tool hasn’t yet caught up to the new pricing, but it looks like higher mileage requirements are on the way.
Transfer Citi ThankYou Points to Avianca LifeMiles with a 25% Bonus
Citi ThankYou has announced a transfer promotion to Avianca LIfeMiles. Through December 11, 2019, you can receive a 25% bonus when you transfer Citi ThankYou points to Avianca. With three weeks to take advantage of the offer and instantaneous transfers, there is plenty of time to plan with this promotion.
AA Award Sale Expands: New Dates & Cities at 10K Roundtrip
American has added tons of new dates and destinations to the ongoing “Economy Web Specials” award sale. Since we first posted about this last week, we’ve seen 20K round trips to Hawaii and even 10K awards round trip to New Zealand and Australia. While the specifics are changing by the hour, the deal is still thriving, so now is the time to put some American miles to excellent use.
Buy Hilton Points with a 100% Bonus Through November 26th
Hilton’s newest deal for the holidays is a 100% bonus on purchased points until November 26th. This deal isn’t fantastic, but if you have upcoming Hilton stays that would be cheaper by using points purchased at half a cent each (instead of booking with cash), then this deal could be an easy win.