Buy Miles/Points Promos Ending Soon: Choice (50%), American (100K), Radisson (50%), Virgin Atlantic (40%) & IHG (80%)

Good afternoon everyone.  I was working on my Buy Miles & Points Page and found a few offers ending soon.  Always check the math to make sure that buying miles & points makes sense for you.  Do not buy miles & points speculatively unless you have a use in mind.  With that said, here are 5 buy miles/points promos ending soon.  First up, Choice Hotels is offering up to a 50% bonus, depending on the number of Choice Hotels Privileges Points you purchase.  This offer expires today – April 22. Extended, expires on April 29.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the Choice Hotels promo:

Maximum of 50% bonus offer applies to purchases of 5,000 points or more. Transactions must be completed between 9 AM ET March 18th, 2019 and 11:59 PM April 22, 2019 to be eligible for bonus points. Must be a member of the Choice Privileges Rewards Program member; points will be posted to your Choice Privileges account within 24 hours after your transaction is complete. Purchased points do not count toward Elite Status or Lifetime Elite Gold Status. Transactions are final and non-refundable. Offer may not be valid for all members. All other terms and conditions of the Choice Privileges Rewards Program apply. Choice Hotels reserves the right to amend these terms or terminate this promotion at any time.

Price includes all applicable fees. Members may buy or receive up to a total of 50,000 points in a calendar year. Purchased points are not refundable and are applicable towards all Choice Privileges awards. Points purchased using this option will post within 24 hours. Purchased points do not count towards status upgrades. All standard Choice Privileges program rules and conditions apply.


Up next, American Airlines is offering up to 100,000 bonus miles, depending on the number of American Airlines AAdvantage Miles you purchase.  This offer expires on April 30.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the American Airlines promo:

To be eligible for the bonus miles AAdvantage members must purchase at least 10,000 AAdvantage miles or more in a single transaction from the Buy or Gift Miles program beginning 7:00:00 am CT on March 17, 2019 to 11:59:59 pm CT April 30, 2019 to be eligible for bonus miles. The applicable bonus miles are awarded to the recipient for Gift Miles transactions. The bonus miles earned are calculated based on each individual purchase amount and the corresponding bonus award. Bonus miles earned do not count toward the annual limits.

Transactions are nonrefundable and nonreversible. The miles successfully purchased usually post to the designated account right away, but please allow up to 8 hours for processing. Each AAdvantage member is limited to purchasing or receiving in a calendar year, a combined total of no more than 150,000 AAdvantage miles. Miles purchased through the Buy Miles program or received as a gift through the Gift Miles program count against this total. The miles purchased with the Buy Miles program and received with the Gift Miles program do not count towards AAdvantage Gold, AAdvantage Platinum, AAdvantage Executive Platinum or AAdvantage Million MilerSM status qualification. A confirmation email will be sent to the primary buyer/gifter and/or recipient, using the email address(es) associated with the AAdvantage account(s) and any additional email address provided. AAdvantage accounts less than 30 days old are not permitted to Buy or Gift Miles. The price of your purchase is in U.S. dollars. Your credit card company may add a currency conversion fee.


Up next, Radisson Rewards is offering a 50% bonus on all purchased points.  This offer expires on April 30.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the Radisson Rewards bonus:

Price includes all applicable fees. GST/HST will be charged to Canadian residents. Points purchased using this option are non-refundable and will post within 24-48 hours. All Points Purchase Terms and Conditions and all standard Radisson Rewards Program Terms and Conditions apply to your purchase and use of points.

The “Mystery Bonus Deal” offer (the “Offer”) is valid for points purchased between Monday, April 1, 2019 at 12:01 am EDT through Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 11:59 pm EDT (“Offer Period”) only. Radisson Rewards members will receive a point bonus of up to 50% for purchases of up to 80,000 points. Maximum bonus points awarded is 40,000 points. Bonus points will not be applied to the yearly point purchase maximum. Members may purchase up to 80,000 points per calendar year per Radisson Rewards account. Bonus points and purchased points will be posted to the member’s Radisson Rewards account as one transaction within 24-48 hours of purchase. This offer does not apply to points purchased as a gift. Radisson Rewards reserves the right to add, modify, or discontinue the Offer without notice. Void where prohibited by law. Other exclusions may apply. By participating in this Offer, you agree and consent to these Terms and Conditions, the Points Purchase Terms and Conditions (except as modified above), and the Radisson Rewards Terms and Conditions.


Up next, Virgin Atlantic is offering up to a 40% bonus, depending on the number of Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles you purchase.  This offer expires on April 30.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the Virgin Atlantic promo:

Buy Miles purchases must be made between 4 and 30 April, 2019. Up to 40% bonus is only available on miles purchases up to 100,000. Bonus miles will be credited upon completion of purchase. Offer subject to change. All other Flying ClubTerms and Conditions apply.


Lastly, IHG Hotels is offering up to an 80% bonus, depending on the number of IHG Rewards Club Points you purchase.  This offer expires on May 1.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the IHG Hotels promo:

Offer available for purchases made between 12:00 AM ET April 1, 2019 and 11:59 PM ET May 1, 2019 inclusive. This is an exclusive, non-transferable offer for intended recipient only and may not be forwarded. Bonus points will be awarded upon completion of the transaction. Bonus points will be awarded to the recipient of the points purchase. Offer is subject to change. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Only purchases made online are eligible for bonus.

Price includes all applicable fees. Purchased points are not refundable and are applicable toward all IHG® Rewards Club awards. Members may purchase a maximum of 100,000 points per calendar year and receive as a gift a maximum of 100,000 points per calendar year. Please allow 72 hours for points to post and appear in the recipient’s account. All other IHG® Rewards Club Terms and Conditions apply.

If you want to see all current buy miles & points offers, check out this page for all of the current offers.  Here are the offers that expire in May:

  • United Airlines  – Buy United Airlines Miles with up to a 70% Bonus! (Offer expires May 9, 2019)
  • Marriott Hotels – Buy Marriott Bonvoy Points with a 25% Discount! (Offer expires May 15, 2019)
  • Southwest Airlines – Buy Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Points with up to a 50% Bonus! (Offer expires May 16, 2019)
  • Alaska Airlines – Buy Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles with up to a 50% Bonus! (Offer expires May 19, 2019)
  • Hilton Hotels – Buy Hilton Honors Points with a 100% Bonus! (Offer expires May 28, 2019)
  • Spirit Airlines – Buy Spirit Airlines Free Spirit Miles with up to a 60% Bonus! (Offer expires May 31, 2019)

If you have any questions about any of these promos, please leave a comment below.  Have a great day everyone!

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