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US Airways 100% Bonus on Dividend Miles Purchased Through June 30th

After a long hiatus, the 100% bonus offer on purchased miles from US Airways has returned. If you have ever considered purchasing miles before, this is the time to do it and this is the program to invest in.
$1479.50 (50,000 miles @ $0.0275 per mile + 7.5% tax) will get you 100,000 miles. That ...

Beware! Energy Plus - Miles for your power bill

I live in southern Connecticut where Connecticut Light and Power serves as the local electric utility.  CT is a de-regulated state, allowing for competitive power sales.  Power is still delivered by CL+P, but, if you so nominate, they will buy your power (or an amount equal to your power ...
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Double RDMs on Delta Hawaiian Flights

Delta Air Lines is offering double redeemable miles on non-stop flights to and from Hawaii from the following Delta gateways:
Los Angeles San Francisco Detroit Minneapolis-St. Paul Salt Lake City No love for Atlanta or Seattle.
Unfortunately, tickets already ...

30% Off United Airlines Mileage Economy Awards (<700 miles only)

For a limited time, economy award trips under 700 miles in the U.S. and Canada are 30% off on United. These flights must be on United metal and be booked at least a week prior to departure. Only economy awards are discounted--first and business class will require the full amount of miles.

Both standard and saver awards are discounted, as are both one-way and roundtrip awards.

For example, a round-trip saver award under this promotion is 17,500 miles and a one-way saver award is 8,750 miles.

You must purchase before August 31 for travel before January 7, 2011.

More details here.

When the Money Runs Out: Living on Airline Miles

With millions of miles in the bank, Ryan Bingham could live off his frequent flyer accounts for months. Others, must resort to more desperate measures.
There are two kinds of business travelers. Those who have a goal in mind when collecting hotel and airline points, and those for whom ...

bmi 20,000 mile promo


With our recent podcast on BMI and the growing interest, I figured i'd share a great promo.  Wyndham rewards has recently become a partner of bmi and is offering 5,000 miles per stay, up to a total of 20,000 miles.

Details can be found here.

In the states, this promo includes such fine brands as Howard Johnson, Super 8, Travelodge and Ramada. 

This is an amazing return for a small outlay of cash.