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Expiration Policies of Loyalty & Rewards Programs (Updated October 2018)

With few exceptions, the points, miles, and rewards associated with loyalty/rewards programs expire at some point. The key is to know the policies and make sure you’re never caught losing out on your hard-earned rewards. First and foremost, make sure you’re keeping track of all of your rewards with AwardWallet; we’ll let you know if something is going to expire well in advance of that expiration.

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Do Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles Expire?

Yes, Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles expire if there is no activity on your account for 36 months. Every time you have some activity on your account, it resets your mileage expiration clock, and you have 36 months from that…

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Do Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles Expire?

Yes, HawaiianMiles expire if you have had no activity on your account in the last 18 months. Per HA: Earned mileage will expire when a member does not earn or redeem miles for 18 consecutive months from the last date of member activity.

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Do Le Club AccorHotels Points Expire?

Officially, yes, if you have no eligible stays in Accor properties over a 12-month period, your points will expire. However, based on the evidence we have seen, any points earning activity will extend the life of your points by 12 months from the date of that activity.

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Do American Airlines Miles Expire?

American Airlines AAdvantage miles expire if you have no earning or redemption activity on your account in an 18-month period. If you’re looking for a way to prevent your miles from expiring, we’ve got several.

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What Happens to Bank and Hotel Rewards Points When You Die?

We recently documented the expiration and transfer policies of major frequent flyer programs, listing the rules for deceased estates and any possible workarounds. In this post, we’re going to cover the different policies for bank and hotel rewards points. Transfer…

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What Happens to Frequent Flyer Miles When You Die?

While frequent flyer miles won’t aid us in securing first class fares to the afterlife, there’s a chance they could continue to provide value for loved ones in the event of our death. There are both official and ‘unofficial’ methods…