Easy Miles: Earn 10x Airline Miles Per Dollar at Top Retailers

Jul 13, 2018

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I’m not going to say that school is starting soon, but I’m also not going to say that it isn’t. Even if school isn’t on your radar, retailers are stocking fall items on their virtual shelves and summer selections are starting to enjoy discounts. Whether you need flip flops, sweaters, a bag, or a hotel reservation, now is a good time to do some online browsing as the mileage bonus are big both from American Airlines AAdvantage Shopping and United MileagePlus Shopping. We are talking 10 to 15 miles per dollar at some top retailers!

Earn 10+ miles per dollar at American Airlines AAdvantage Shopping

  • Lord & Taylor 10x
  • Macy’s 10x
  • Saks OFF Fifth 10x
  • IHG 10x
  • Neiman Marcus 10x
  • Shoes.com 10x
  • eBags 15x

Earn 10+ miles per dollar at United MileagePlus Shopping

  • Lord & Taylor 10x
  • Saks OFF Fifth 10x
  • Shoes.com 10x

I know you can handle basic math so I won’t do it for you, but when you are earning 10 miles per dollar – every dollar you spend adds up very quickly! Don’t forget that these miles are earned in addition to the miles you earn by paying with your rewards earning credit card of choice.

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

WELCOME OFFER: 80,000 Points

TPG'S BONUS VALUATION*: $1,600

CARD HIGHLIGHTS: 3X points on dining and 2x points on travel, points transferrable to over a dozen travel partners

*Bonus value is an estimated value calculated by TPG and not the card issuer. View our latest valuations here.

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More Things to Know
  • Earn 80,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $1,000 when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®.
  • Enjoy benefits such as a $50 annual Ultimate Rewards Hotel Credit, 5x on travel purchased through Chase Ultimate Rewards®, 3x on dining and 2x on all other travel purchases, plus more.
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards®. For example, 80,000 points are worth $1,000 toward travel.
  • With Pay Yourself Back℠, your points are worth 25% more during the current offer when you redeem them for statement credits against existing purchases in select, rotating categories
  • Count on Trip Cancellation/Interruption Insurance, Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver, Lost Luggage Insurance and more.
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