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Earn up to 100,000 miles with the United℠ Explorer Business Card

Earn up to 100,000 miles with the United℠ Explorer Business Card

Chase is offering up to 100,000 bonus miles as a limited time offer with the United℠ Explorer Business Card. The United℠ Explorer Business Card was designed for business owners who frequently find themselves having to travel with United. It comes with a $95 annual fee, but that fee is waived during the first year. United℠ […]

Posted on August 27, 2019 by in Credit Card Deals, Travel Deals, Travel News, United Mileage Plus

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United Basic Economy Review San Francisco (SFO) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

United Basic Economy Review San Francisco (SFO) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

For my first United Basic Economy flight, I chose the San Francisco to Salt Lake City route. United operates the route with Embraer and Bombardier aircraft to connect their Denver and San Francisco hubs (with stops in Aspen). Booking United Basic Economy I booked my tickets via Orbitz, which simply mentioned the cabin item restriction […]

Posted on January 19, 2018 by in Airline Reviews, United Mileage Plus

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The best current offers for buying miles and points

The best current offers for buying miles and points

There’s a fair few decent bonus offers around right now for when you buy miles or points, so we thought we’d put together a post summarizing the best ones available. If you’re thinking about purchasing Rapid Rewards, scroll down to the Southwest offer right now though, as it expires today (December 11th) at 11.59PM CST! Aegean Miles+Bonus […]

Posted on December 11, 2017 by in AAdvantage, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Hilton Honors, Southwest Rapid Rewards, United Mileage Plus, World of Hyatt

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Singapore Airlines Krisflyer devalues and adds online booking, 50% off many IHG properties, 1,000 ‘free’ United miles

Singapore Airlines Krisflyer devalues and adds online booking, 50% off many IHG properties, 1,000 ‘free’ United miles

– Singapore Airlines is devaluing the Krisflyer Star Alliance award chart effective December 7th 2017 Most routes get a 20%-30% additional mileage requirement. Given how easily you can transfer miles into Krisflyer it’s amazing the ward chart is still ‘so good’ As per the announcement there will also be an online booking interface for Star […]

Posted on November 14, 2017 by in Travel Deals, United Mileage Plus

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5,000 United miles with Club Carlson, Air Canada’s record Q3 profit, PerksPlus offers another 5,000 United miles

5,000 United miles with Club Carlson, Air Canada’s record Q3 profit, PerksPlus offers another 5,000 United miles

– Club Carlson has a great new promotion where you can earn 5,000 United miles with just two stays Do yourself a favor and register. – Air Canada is joining the club of ‘rich North American airlines’ with a record Q3 profit of $763 million – PerksPlus offers 10,000 points (worth 5,000 United miles) just […]

Posted on October 26, 2017 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, United Mileage Plus

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$89 seats to Europe, 5,000 MR bonus for Amazon Prime, $30 off Uber and 8,000 miles United miles redemptions coming November 1st

$89 seats to Europe, 5,000 MR bonus for Amazon Prime, $30 off Uber and 8,000 miles United miles redemptions coming November 1st

– WoW Air has released a fresh batch of $89 seats to Europe many of its US destinations The return is a bit more expensive but not by much usually. – American express is out with 5,000 Bonus Membership rewards bonus offer for signing-up or renewing your Amazon Prime membership This is an awesome offer. […]

Posted on October 9, 2017 by in Travel Deals, United Mileage Plus

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Up to 100% MileagePlus bonus when you buy miles

Up to 100% MileagePlus bonus when you buy miles

What’s the deal with the MileagePlus bonus? United MileagePlus members can currently get up to 100% bonus miles when you buy miles between now and December 19th, 2016. The bonus is targeted, so you’ll receive a ‘mystery bonus’ of between 25% and 100%. Depending on your bonus, you can purchase 85,000 to 120,000 miles with this offer; […]

Posted on December 5, 2016 by in United Mileage Plus

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The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

The impossible AAdvantage award chart in Africa – or isn’t that bait and switch?

AAdvantage still has one of the most competitive award charts out there. One area that I have always completely disregarded is Africa to Africa in economy class. The American Airlines AAdvantage partner award chart shows this as 10,000 one-way or 20,000 return: Now Africa is a big place and other frequent flier programs charge considerably […]

Posted on December 3, 2016 by in AAdvantage, United Mileage Plus

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