United is Giving Away a Billion Miles

Finding that your United mileage balance is well short of what you need for a dream vacation? If you’re lucky, you’ll be one of the 100 MileagePlus members who end up with a seven-digit balance thanks to United’s Billion Mile Giveaway. Starting Monday, each eligible purchase made on a Chase-issued MileagePlus credit card will earn one entry into United’s contest to give away…

Win Tickets to Our Reader Meet-Up and Party in San Francisco

Last week, I announced the semifinalists for our Into the Blue: Marathon to a Million contest. I was thrilled with the submissions we received, and it made it hard to select our semifinalists. And even if you weren’t selected as one of the five semifinalists, there’s no reason to be too upset, especially if you live…

TPG Into the Blue Contest Semifinalists and Reader Celebration in San Francisco

A couple weeks ago, I was thrilled to introduce our Into the Blue: Marathon to a Million contest, celebrating one million likes on Facebook by giving away one million JetBlue TrueBlue points. Now that the submission period has ended, I’m excited to announce our five semifinalists! Each semifinalist and a guest will be flown from their…

Enter the Epic Race to Win One Million JetBlue TrueBlue Points with “Into the Blue: Marathon to a Million”

In celebration of reaching one million fans on Facebook, we’re excited to partner with JetBlue and Barclaycard on an epic journey. With our “Into The Blue: Marathon to a Million” photo contest, five semifinalists will be entered to win one million JetBlue TrueBlue points by participating in a scavenger hunt. Readers can enter for a chance…

Win Starpoints, Gift Cards and More with SPG’s Latest Promotion

In the past, Starwood Preferred Guest and Major League Baseball have come together to offer SPG members the chance to redeem Starpoints for MLB events like the World Series. Now, SPG and MLB are continuing that partnership with a new game called “Get in the Game with SPG,” where you can win prizes including Starpoints, MLB.TV…

Top Travel Rewards Cards, Win 500,000 American Miles & More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

Double AAdvantage Miles to Asia, Top Card Offers and More

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Starwood Preferred Guest Card from American Express, Starwood Preferred Guest Business Card from American Express OPEN Here’s a roundup of the week’s points, miles and travel industry news you may have missed: Reminder: Check Out the Top Credit Card Offers for September Loyalty…

AAdvantage Miles for Starwood Stays, 3x Hertz Points & More

Here’s a roundup of the week’s points, miles and travel industry news you may have missed: Earn 1,000 AAdvantage Miles with SPG Stay two nights or longer at participating Starwood hotels in North and Latin America through January 31, 2016 and you can earn 1,000 AAdvantage bonus miles. When booking, use rate code AIRPRO and be sure to…

AA/US Airways Merge Reservations, Rocketmiles Bonus & More

Here’s a roundup of the week’s points, miles and travel industry news you may have missed: Reminder: American Airlines and US Airways are merging reservations this week Starting today (July 18, 2015), American Airlines and US Airways will begin merging their reservations systems. The airlines will slowly phase out the US Airways reservations system (called Shares) and…

AA Award Increase, Hilton China Sale, 10k KrisFlyer Miles

Here’s a roundup of the week’s points, miles and travel industry news you may have missed: American AAdvantage Increasing Award Costs for Peak Travel Dates American Airlines has decided to raise the number of miles needed for standard award tickets on four of the busiest days of the year. The exact dates haven’t been announced, but…