Earn more miles with new shopping portal bonuses from 3 different airlines

Jun 13, 2022

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Three airlines are offering shopping portal bonuses right now, though they’re not as lucrative as what we saw last week. However, if you’re shopping online for Father’s Day, this may be the perfect time to earn extra points and miles on gifts you’re buying anyway.

You’ll need to make a few extra clicks before making your purchase to earn these bonus miles. So, here are the details on airline shopping portal bonuses currently available.

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Alaska Mileage Plan Shopping

Alaska shopping portal promotion
(Screenshot from mileageplanshopping.com)

The Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan shopping portal offers a bonus of 500 Alaska miles for members who click through the portal and then spend $200 on eligible purchases. The promotion runs from June 13 to June 22.

TPG values Alaska miles at 1.8 cents each, so this bonus is worth about $9. These miles are on top of the miles you’d typically earn through your shopping.

United MileagePlus Shopping

United shopping portal promotion
(Screenshot from shopping.mileageplus.com)

United Airlines is offering a two-tiered bonus. Members who click through United MileagePlus Shopping and then spend $100 on eligible purchases can receive 500 bonus United miles. Members who spend $300 on eligible purchases through the portal can earn 1,000 bonus miles. The promotion runs from June 13 to June 24.

TPG values United miles at 1.21 cents each, so 1,000 miles is worth about $12. These miles are on top of the miles you’d typically earn through your shopping.

Related: The best credit cards for online shopping

American AAdvantage eShopping

American shopping portal promotion
(Screenshot from aadvantageshopping.com)

American Airlines is offering a bonus as well. Members who shop through the AAdvantage eShopping portal and spend $200 on eligible purchases can receive 500 bonus AAdvantage miles. The promotion runs from June 13 to June 17.

TPG values American Airlines miles at 1.77 cents each, so this bonus is worth about $9. These miles are on top of the miles you’d typically earn through your shopping. Also, remember that you can earn Loyalty Points on these purchases.

Use the right credit card

It’s critical to swipe the right credit card when making online purchases, so pay close attention to any bonus categories that might apply to the merchant at which you’re shopping. If there’s no additional bonus or discount potential, make sure you use a credit card with high earning rates on non-bonus spending. Great options include:

Be sure to read our guide to the best credit cards for everyday spending to see which cards will maximize your returns for online purchases.

Additional reporting by Sean Cudahy and Ryan Smith.

Featured photo by Yuganov Konstantin/Shutterstock.com.

Delta SkyMiles® Platinum American Express Card

Earn 90,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 in purchases on your new Card in your first 3 months. Offer ends 8/3/2022.

With Status Boost™, earn 10,000 Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) after you spend $25,000 in purchases on your Card in a calendar year, up to two times per year getting you closer to Medallion Status. Earn 3X Miles on Delta purchases and purchases made directly with hotels, 2X Miles at restaurants and at U.S. supermarkets and earn 1X Mile on all other eligible purchases. Terms Apply.

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More Things to Know
  • Limited Time Offer: Earn 90,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 in purchases on your new Card in your first 3 months. Offer ends 8/3/2022.
  • Earn up to 20,000 Medallion® Qualification Miles (MQMs) with Status Boost® per year. After you spend $25,000 in purchases on your Card in a calendar year, you can earn 10,000 MQMs up to two times per year, getting you closer to Medallion® Status. MQMs are used to determine Medallion® Status and are different than miles you earn toward flights.
  • Earn 3X Miles on Delta purchases and purchases made directly with hotels.
  • Earn 2X Miles at restaurants worldwide including takeout and delivery in the U.S., and at U.S. supermarkets.
  • Earn 1X Miles on all other eligible purchases.
  • Receive a Domestic Main Cabin round-trip companion certificate each year upon renewal of your Card. Payment of the government imposed taxes and fees of no more than $80 for roundtrip domestic flights (for itineraries with up to four flight segments) is required. Baggage charges and other restrictions apply. See terms and conditions for details.
  • Enjoy your first checked bag free on Delta flights.
  • Fee Credit for Global Entry or TSA PreCheck® after you apply through any Authorized Enrollment Provider. If approved for Global Entry, at no additional charge, you will receive access to TSA PreCheck.
  • Enjoy an exclusive rate of $39 per person per visit to enter the Delta Sky Club® for you and up to two guests when traveling on a Delta flight.
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees.
  • $250 Annual Fee.
  • Terms Apply.
  • See Rates & Fees
Regular APR
17.24%-26.24% Variable
Annual Fee
$250
Balance Transfer Fee
N/A
Recommended Credit
Excellent/Good
Terms and restrictions apply. See rates & fees.

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