Check Out These Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Travel Tuesday Promotions
The holiday season is kicking off, which means there will be sales -- lots of them! The period around Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Travel Tuesday is typically the best time of year to receive a discount or promotion of some kind. We understand there are a lot of hotels and airlines out there to track, so we've rounded up the best holiday deals in this post. It's a fluid post, so make sure to check back regularly to see if we've updated and added a promotion that might be exactly what you're looking for.
Earn up to 7X SkyMiles on Delta Gift Cards From November 20 to 29
For just over a week, you can earn up to 7x SkyMiles on purchases of Delta gift cards. The promotion runs November 20-29, 2023, and no enrollment is required. However, you'll need to be really generous to trigger bonus mileage earnings. Here are the important terms and how to take advantage of this promotion.
Enterprise Plus Your Points Promotion Is Back! And the Offers Are Numerous.
The Enterprise Plus Your Points promotion is back for another year. As usual with the promotion, you can earn double base points on rentals through February 29, 2024. Also, you can earn a host of bonus points for a wide range of activities, from downloading the Enterprise app to weekend rentals.
Delta Free Wi-Fi Available on 600+ Aircraft So Far. Here’s When the Project Should Finish.
Delta has taken on a bold project to introduce fast, free Wi-Fi across its entire global fleet by the end of 2024. Where is the airline in the process? Will regional jets also get Wi-Fi? Here's what we know so far.
Boost Your 2025 Delta Medallion Status With Holiday Shopping via Window Seat Shop
Delta just announced a new way for SkyMiles members to earn Medallion Qualifying Dollars for Black Friday 2023. Through November 30, 2023, all purchases made at Delta's new Window Seat Shop will earn 1 MQD per dollar for 2025 Medallion status qualification. Here are the details of this promotion.
JetBlue Adds Online Bookings for Hawaiian Airlines Awards, Revamps Award Chart
After more than a decade of partnership, JetBlue has finally added the ability to book Hawaiian Airlines awards flights on its website — rather than having to call. However, JetBlue seems to have taken this opportunity to revamp award rates. Here's the new JetBlue TrueBlue award chart for Hawaiian Airlines awards.
Swedish Ice Bars & New Zealand Homes: When to Buy Choice Points With a 50% Bonus (0.69¢ Each)
Choice Privileges just launched a Black Friday promotion to buy points. Now through December 3, 2023, Choice Privileges members can get a 50% bonus when buying Choice Privilege points. When maximized, members can snag points for as little as 0.69¢ apiece. This promotion can be valuable under the right circumstances -- so let's take a look at some examples.
Lufthansa First Class Award Availability Once Again Bookable Through LifeMiles. Here’s Why That Matters.
After an extended outage, Avianca LifeMiles members can once again book Lufthansa business and first class awards. Between affordable mileage rates, no fuel surcharges, and extensive transfer partners, here's why the restoration of this sweet spot is great news for travelers.
PointsYeah Black Friday Sale: 40% Off First-Year Membership
PointsYeah is offering 40% off Premium subscriptions to new members to kick off the holiday season, but the deal won't last long. You'll want to sign up by 11:59 pm Pacific on November 27, 2023, to take advantage of fantastic first-year pricing. Here are the full details of the promotion.
New Chase Spending Offers Include Utilities, HBO Max, Amazon, Groceries & More
Chase has even more targeted promotions available, offering bonus points and cash back for spending on co-branded credit cards. You could earn up to $35 cash back or up to 10X points on categories like gym memberships, Amazon, Chase Travel bookings, insurance, utilities, and more.
From Dynamic Dubai to Splendid Saigon: When to Buy TAP Miles & Go Miles With a 100% Bonus (1.9¢ Each)
TAP Air Portugal is running a promotion to buy TAP Miles & Go miles with a 100% bonus. This deal runs through November 30, 2023, allowing members to buy miles for as little as 1.9¢ each. So is it worth it? Let's have a look at some examples to see if it makes sense.
Get up to 10,000 Bonus Aeroplan Points for Buying a Mountain Collective Membership
Air Canada Aeroplan members can earn up to 10,000 bonus Aeroplan points when purchasing a Mountain Collective membership before December 12, 2023. Here's how to take advantage of this promotion and get your Aeroplan bonus points.
Iberia Plus Promotion Offers 3X Avios at NH Hotels
Iberia Plus members looking to boost their Avios this year can earn triple rewards at NH Hotels through December 31, 2023. These are two brands we haven't mentioned a lot on AwardWallet, so it's nice to see a new promotion from them. Here's how you can earn triple Avios on your hotel stays.
Air Canada Black Friday Promotions: Share of 50 Million Points, 10K Points Back, 3X on Car Rentals
Air Canada just announced several Aeroplan promotions for Black Friday. Through November 27, Aeroplan members can earn a share of 50 million points, get up to 10,000 points back on hotel award stays, and save up to 30% while earning 3X points on Avis and Budget car rentals. Here are the details on the promotions and how to maximize your bonus points.
Win a Mystery Trip With the Southwest Destination: Love Sweepstakes
Fancy a mystery trip focusing on barbecues, pickleball, or Western TV? Southwest has launched a sweepstakes called Destination: Love, giving members a chance to win a trip to one of three theme-specific destinations: Texas, Florida, or Montana. Here are the details.
You Can Now Book Southwest Flights Through Chase Travel Portal, But You Might Not Want To
One of the more frustrating parts of redeeming points for Southwest flights has been the inability to book those flights via travel portals from Chase, Amex, Citi, and others. Sure, you could pick up the phone and call to make these bookings, but that had its own issues. Now, you can book Southwest flights through Chase Travel. The question is whether you should. Here's a breakdown of why this matters.
The Prime Visa Has An Elevated Offer Just In Time for Holiday Shopping
Just in time for your holiday shopping, the Prime Visa from Chase has an elevated welcome offer and is providing bonus cash back on certain Amazon purchases. Let's look at the offer.
When It Makes Sense to Buy Emirates Skywards Miles With Up to a 35% Bonus
Emirates just launched a new promotion to buy Skywards miles, offering up to a 35% bonus on purchases through November 24, 2023. You can buy Skywards miles for as low as 2.22¢ per mile, which is still a pretty crummy rate. So does it ever make sense to jump on this promotion? Let's consider the details.
Qatar Privileges Club Launches 30% Conversion Bonus From Accor Live Limitless, 30% Bonus on Other Partners
Qatar Airways Privileges Club announced a 30% bonus on various activities, including car rental with Avis and Budget, stays with Rocket Miles, and at Rotana properties. With this promotion, you can also receive a 30% bonus when you convert Accor All points to Avios.
Rakuten Promotion for 95X Membership Rewards Points on LifeLock, 90X on Norton is Back Again
You can currently get 95% cash back on LifeLock and 90% cash back on Norton subscriptions via Rakuten. Even better, you can choose to receive your rewards as American Express Membership Rewards instead of cash back. That means you can earn a whopping 95X Membership Rewards points per dollar spent! Here are the details of this incredible offer.
Winter in Fiji to Holidays in NYC: Save When You Buy IHG Points With a 100% Bonus (0.5¢ Each)
IHG launched its latest buy points promotion. Now through December 30, 2023, members can buy IHG points with a 100% bonus. This deal allows members to buy IHG points for as little as 0.5¢ each. But is it worth buying IHG points? With AwardWallet users averaging 0.69¢ per point in value from redemptions, there's a lot of times this can make sense. Here are a few examples for inspiration.
New Partnership Between Emirates and Condor Makes Mileage Redemptions More Accessible
Emirates and Condor announced the launch of a new partnership. This agreement between the two airlines will see the addition of codeshare flights and the ability to earn and redeem Emirates Skywards miles on Condor-operated flights. Here's what we know about this partnership.
Expanded Hyatt Promotions Offer 2X Points in the Americas, 20% Off in Other Countries & More
World of Hyatt just rolled out several more promotions in advance of Black Friday. The newest promotions give members 2X points at hotels in North and South America or 20% off and free breakfast in other countries. Other ongoing promotions include triple Hyatt points at the reimagined Hyatt Vacation Club brand (previously Hyatt Residence Club), bonus points at new hotels, and ways to earn free night awards.
Wells Fargo Indicates Points Transfers Are Coming in December
Last month, Wells Fargo printed verbiage on some cardholders monthly statements indicated that points transfers would launch on November 15, 2023. That date has come and gone. Now, cardholders are seeing a message that this feature should launch in December. Much remains unknown, and Wells Fargo isn't spilling the beans. Here's what we know — and what we don't know.
Deal Alert: Qatar Airways Qsuite Availability From North America to Doha
Qatar Airways is showing excellent Qsuite award availability on its 12 routes between North America and its hub in Doha. Here's all you need to know about this rare availability to fly in arguably the world's best business class on points and miles.
Emirates Skywards Miles Mall Offers 30% Bonus Miles and up to 1,000 Miles on First Purchase
Emirates has yet another promotion, this one to earn 30% bonus miles when shopping in the Skywards Miles Mall through November 26, 2023. Furthermore, new mall users can get 1,000 bonus miles on their first purchase. Here are the details for these two promotions.
Emirates Offering Up to 8,000 Skywards Miles on Car Rentals
Emirates now has a promotion to earn up to 8,000 Skywards miles on SIXT and Hertz car rentals booked before November 22, 2023. This pairs nicely with the promotion to earn 3X Skywards miles on IHG stays. Here are the offer's details.
Buy JetBlue TrueBlue Points With Up to a 60% Bonus (1.85¢ Each)
JetBlue has launched its latest buy points promotion. Now through November 29, 2023, TrueBlue members can buy points with as much as a 60% bonus. That's as little as 1.85¢ each. But is this a good deal? Let's look at when it makes sense to buy JetBlue points — and when it doesn't.
New Alaska Airlines Partner Award Charts Coming in March 2024
Alaska Airlines is making some changes to its partner award charts. Mileage Plan will introduce distance-based charts that apply evenly to all partners next year, taking effect in March of 2024. Here's what we know about the impending changes and some routes that will be affected.