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Managing Points and Miles

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(EXPIRED) 50% transfer bonus from Citi to Accor Live Limitless (ALL)

Citi Thank You Rewards is offering a 50% transfer bonus when you transfer points to hotel program Accor Live Limitless (otherwise known as ALL). This could actually be a very good deal given that...
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(EXPIRED) 20% transfer bonus from Amex to Etihad Guest

Update 4/4/24: Today is the last day to take advantage of this 20% transfer bonus from Membership Rewards to Etihad Guest. The promotion will end at midnight Mountain Time. Amex has today launched a 20%...
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The Tools We Use (for playing the points and miles game)

The post "The Games We Play," outlines some of the top techniques for earning more points & miles, for getting more out of our points & miles, for saving money, and getting elite perks...
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(EXPIRED) Flying Blue Promo Rewards for April 2024 (discounts on economy class from the...

Air France / KLM Flying Blue is out with its April 2024 Promo Rewards. This month's list covers bookings made in April for travel through September 30th, 2024. Since this covers the peak summer...
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(EXPIRED) Buy Avianca LifeMiles from 1.22c per mile [Targeted]

One Mile at a Time reports on what could be a terrific offer for those targeted: some Avianca LifeMiles members can buy miles with up to a 170% bonus, which brings the cost down...
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(Maybe not) United Airlines will soon allow friends and family to pool miles

Update 3/22/24: In one of the more bizarre about-faces that I've seen in a bit, United launched points pooling today with some terms that made it somewhat less appealing (points could only be used...

(EXPIRED) 25% transfer bonus to Avianca LifeMiles from Citi Thank You points

Citi has launched a 25% transfer bonus to Avianca LifeMiles that is valid until 4/14/24. Given the plethora of Avianca LifeMiles sweet spots, this could make some very good deals even better. The Deal Citi...
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(EXPIRED) 25% transfer bonus to Air France / KLM Flying Blue from Chase

Air France KLM Flying Blue is a program that we've talked about increasingly often over the past couple of years. That's due to a combination of often having a respectable amount of decently-priced award...
Point Transfer Bonuses

Current point transfer bonuses

The best points rewards programs, in my opinion, are those that allow points to be transferred to many different airline and hotel loyalty programs. In this way, it is often possible to get outsized...

Point.me and Amex partner to allow access to cardholders

Point.me and American Express have launched a new partnership whereby Amex cardholders can now go to point.me/amex and log in with their existing American Express login to access a version of Point.me that is...

(EXPIRED) 15% transfer bonus from Amex to Avianca LifeMiles

Avianca LifeMiles is offering a 15% transfer bonus to when you transfer Amex Membership Rewards points to Avianca LifeMiles. Note that this bonus is being ofered on the Avianca side, so you won't see it...
Episode 243 Frequent Miler on the Air

Podcast: The best transferable points program is… | Frequent Miler on the Air Ep243

We love our transferable points, but not all transferable points programs are created equal. On episode 243 of Frequent Miler on the Air, Greg and Nick dissect the different factors that make a transferable...
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Best uses for Virgin Points (Sweet Spot Spotlight)

Virgin points are super easy to accumulate. Points transfer 1 to 1 from most major transferable points programs. Even better, transfer bonuses are common such that transfers to Virgin Atlantic are often better than...
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(EXPIRED) 30% transfer bonus from Citi to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club

There is a new 30% transfer bonus for transfers from Citi ThankYou points to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club that will be starting on 2/18/24. This could make some of the best uses of Virgin...

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