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Weekend Update with TheRewardBoss – July 12, 2014 (Death of Avianca GUM award, United Platinum Trial $100, Uber 20% Off, Citi AA 100K)

Updated on February 19, 2016 Don’t have time to sift through BoardingArea and Flyertalk?  Here are the Rewarding Highlights from the past week: USA-Tokyo (aka Guam) now costs 250% more using Avianca LifeMiles – one way coach went up from 12.5k to 32.5k and one way business went up from 25k to 65k. It was good while…

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Free Hilton HHonors Gold Status till 2016 or 2020 (for MBA from Select Business School)

Updated on November 29, 2019 Hilton Honors is giving free HHonors GOLD status to MBA graduates of select business schools. Perhaps Hilton is hoping to get to them first to earn some loyalty as they start their careers.  After business school, I lived in a hotel for several years while working as a consultant (much of…

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Hilton Q2 2014 Spring/Summer Promo Announced: Earn twice the rewards

Updated on December 14, 2023 For the spring/summer of 2014, Hilton is offering to double your rewards: Registration:  You must register before your stays to get the bonus — click here to register: www.HHonors.com/Double Bonus: Double Points or Double Miles  (HHonors points have been devalued so much I think I’d prefer to have extra miles –…

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7 Ways to Prevent Your Hilton HHonors Points From Expiring

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Updated on December 14, 2023 Don’t let your points expire!  I recently got an expiration alert about my Hilton HHonors points (I usually stay at SPG hotels so its not surprising).  Each program has different rules but here I will tell you the best ways to prevent your Hilton Hotel points from expiring. Hilton’s rules:  you…

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How I booked my Free honeymoon: NYC to Maldives & Vietnam & Singapore for 120k United miles for Business Class

Updated on December 14, 2023   I recently booked my flights for my free honeymoon to the Maldives in business class for 120k miles round trip.  I also included a couple destinations for the same price using United miles (Hanoi Vietnam, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, and finally the Maldives).  United is raising their award rates starting…

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New York City hotel award nights still available for New Years Eve

Updated on December 14, 2023   I was surprised to see that many New York City hotels still have reward nights available for New Years Eve!  If you haven’t finalized your plans and have some points, chances are you can still find something, and this should be a good use of points with most hotels…

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Milepoint Membership $49 – get Hilton Gold Status, 1k United Miles, Hyatt 10% Off, National Executive Status, Free Airport Parking

Updated on December 14, 2023 Milepoint is offering a premium membership again this year ($49) for even less than last year.  This is only really worth it if you dont have Hilton Gold status yet, and you have some use for it.  Some of the other benefits are nice but I wouldnt pay extra to…

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