With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, now is a great time to start planning for your points/miles funded summer vacation. Warm days at the beach may seem eons away right now, but some smart planning in the winter can make for a less expensive (or even free) vacation this summer. We’ve compiled a list of promotions to get you started. Full disclosure: these promotions are on our site or with our partners.
Buy, Gift & Transfer for More:
bmi Diamond Club: Buy miles now till March 15, 2012 and automatically receive a 20% bonus on the number of miles purchased.
Virgin America Elevate: Buy or Give Elevate Points and get up to 50% more points. Now till February 29, 2012
Alitalia Mille Miglia: Receive a 30% Bonus when you buy or gift miles before 23 March 2012.
La Quinta: Receive a 20% discount when you buy or give La Quinta points before March 31, 2012.
Amtrak Guest Rewards: Now until March 31, 2012 whenever you buy Amtrak Guest Rewards points, you’ll receive a 30% bonus.
Earn points/miles while you shop online:
You can earn points/miles in the program of your choice when you shop online at the following retailers. You make a purchase and then choose to earn in any of these programs:
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan™
American Airlines® AAdvantage®
Best Buy Reward Zone®
Hawaiian Airlines® HawaiianMiles®
Priority Club® Rewards
US Airways® Dividend Miles®
Virgin Atlantic Flying Club
Earn with these retailers:
T- Shirt Now: T-Shirt Now features an assortment of witty Ts with slogans and phrases from your favourite TV shows, movies and celebrities.
Kanto AV Systems: Katno AV Systems has a wide range of AV products, including TV mounts, cables and speakers.
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