6 Buy Miles / Points Promos Ending Soon: Marriott (30%), Alaska (50%), Etihad (30%), Hilton (100%), IHG (80%) & Hyatt (40%)

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 6 offers that end in December.  Up first, Marriott Bonvoy is offering a 30% discount, when you purchase at least 2,000 Marriott Bonvoy Points.  This offer expires on December 22.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the Marriott Bonvoy promo:

  • Transactions must be completed between 9:00 AM ET November 15, 2019 and 11:59 PM ET December 22, 2019 to be eligible for the discount of 30% with a minimum purchase of 2,000 points.
  • Purchased points do not count towards Marriott Bonvoy Elite status.
  • A member may purchase or receive as a gift from another member a combined maximum of 100,000 points during the promotional period only. Points that have been already purchased or received as a gift in 2019 are included in the 100,000 points limit.
  • Points may be purchased in increments of 1,000.
  • Promotional discount purchase rate is 30% off the regular purchase rate of 12.50 (USD) per 1,000 points.
  • Points purchases will be processed up to 7 business days after purchase.
  • You must be a member in good standing to both purchase and receive points.
  • A new member may purchase points thirty (30) days after enrollment if their Marriott Bonvoy account reflects qualifying activity as described in the Marriott Bonvoy Program Rules. After ninety (90) days from enrollment, a new member is eligible to purchase points regardless of their account activity.
  • Once points have been purchased or gifted, no refunds will be permitted.
  • Purchasing points using a Marriott Bonvoy™ co-brand credit card will result in earning one point per dollar spent on these transactions.
  • All Marriott Bonvoy Program Rules apply and can be found at (https://www.marriott.com/loyalty/terms/default.mi)
  • This offer is only valid for points purchased through the promotion’s Buy Points page or Gift Points page.

Up next, Alaska Airlines is offering up to a 50% bonus, depending on the number of Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles you purchase.  This offer expires on December 23.

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

  • Transactions must be completed between 6:00 AM PST November 14, 2019 and 11:59 PM PST December 23, 2019 to be eligible for bonus miles.
  • Miles are purchased from Points.com Inc. for a cost of $27.50 per 1,000 miles, plus a 7.5% Federal Excise Tax*, and GST/HST for Canadian residents.
  • Miles are non-refundable and do not count toward MVP and MVP/Gold status.
  • You may purchase and gift Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles in increments of 1,000 miles to a maximum of 60,000 miles per transaction.
  • Your Mileage Plan account may be credited up to a maximum total of 150,000 miles acquired through Points.com in a calendar year, whether purchased by you or gifted to you. MVP, MVP Gold and MVP Gold 75K Mileage Plan member accounts have no annual limit on the number of miles which may be purchased or gifted through Points.com.
  • Offer is subject to change and all terms and conditions of the Mileage Plan Program apply.
  • Points.com Inc. is collecting Federal Excise Tax on behalf of Alaska Airlines Inc.
  • Alaska Airlines Inc. has the obligation to collect Federal Excise Tax and remit the tax to the appropriate government agency.

Up next, Etihad is offering up to a 30% discount, depending on the number of Etihad Guest Miles you purchase.  This offer expires on December 23.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the Etihad promo:

Miles may be purchased for $0.02 USD per mile plus the additional free bonus. Additional GST/HST will be charged to Canadian residents. A maximum of 100,000 miles can be purchased within a single calendar year, with a maximum of 60,000 miles per transaction. Purchased miles are not refundable and are applicable towards all Etihad Guest awards. Miles purchased using this option will post within 24 hours. Purchased miles do not count towards status upgrades. All standard Etihad Guest program rules and conditions apply.


Up next, Hilton Hotels is offering a 100% bonus, when you purchase at least 10,000 Hilton Honors Points.  This offer expires on December 28.

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

Points purchased do not count towards elite tier qualification. Points.com and Hilton Honors reserve the right to terminate bonus promotions at any time. All purchases must be made through the Purchase page on HiltonHonors.com. The Hilton Honors 100% Bonus Points with a minimum Points purchase campaign is available for purchases of Hilton Honors Points made between December 16, 2019, at 12:01am ET and December 28, 2019, at 11:59pm ET. Through December 28, 2019 members may purchase a maximum of 160,000 points per calendar year. All purchases are non-refundable. Offer is subject to change. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Points will be posted to the recipients Hilton Honors account within 24 hours of the completed transaction. All Hilton Honors program Terms and Conditions apply. Hilton HonorsTM membership earning and redemption of Points are subject to Honors Terms and Conditions, available at HiltonHonors.com/terms.

Price includes all applicable fees. GST/HST will be charged to Canadian residents. Email address is required and will only be used for transaction and marketing communications related to this purchase. Purchased points do not count towards Honors status upgrades.


Up next, IHG Hotels is offering an 80% bonus + 10% discount, when you purchase IHG Rewards Club Points.  This offer expires on December 30.

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

Offer available for purchases made between 12:00 AM ET Nov 22, 2019 and 11:59 PM Dec 30, 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.

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.


Lastly, Hyatt Hotels is offering a 40% bonus, when you purchase at least 5,000 World of Hyatt Points.  This offer expires on December 31.

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

Offer available with purchases made between 12:01 am ET November 14, 2019 and ends 11:59 pm December 31, 2019. Purchase 5,000 or more Bonus Points in a single transaction and receive 40% additional Bonus Points. Bonus Points will be awarded upon completion of individual transaction. In order to participate in a purchase transaction, you must be a member for at least 60 days to purchase or receive Bonus Points. Bonus Points can be purchased in increments of 1,000, up to 55,000 points per calendar year. Members can receive points in increments of 1,000, up to 55,000 points per calendar year. Additional Bonus Points awarded under this offer do not count towards these maximums. Offer may be withdrawn or changed without notice. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Only purchases made online are eligible for the promotion.

Price includes all applicable fees. GST/HST will be charged to Canadian residents. This transaction is completed by Points.com .Purchased points are not refundable and transactions are non-reversible. Purchased points are applicable toward all World of Hyatt awards. Points purchased using this option will post within 48 hours. You may purchase World of Hyatt Bonus points in increments of 1,000 up to 55,000 points per calendar year. Purchased points do not count toward World of Hyatt elite membership tiers. All World of Hyatt Terms and Conditions apply.

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As of today, here are all the other current buy miles & points offers:

  • American Airlines: Buy American Airlines AAdvantage Miles with up to a 70% Bonus! (Offer expires on January 5, 2020)
  • Spirit Airlines: Buy Spirit Airlines Free Spirit Miles with up to a 30% Discount! (Offer expires on January 13, 2020)
  • Wyndham Hotels: Buy Wyndham Rewards Points with a 40% Bonus! (Offer expires on January 13, 2020)
  • Air France / KLM: Buy Air France / KLM Flying Blue Miles with up to a 75% Bonus! (Offer expires on January 14, 2020)

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

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