Category Archives: United Award Booking

Best Ways to Use Airline Miles for Domestic Award Tickets

Million Mile Secrets readers have asked how to make the most of their frequent flyer miles when traveling on domestic award tickets.

Airline frequent flyer programs don’t all charge the same number of miles for award flights within the continental US and Canada.

Depending on the flight, you could get award tickets for fewer miles by choosing the right airline.  In some cases, you could save thousands of miles!

Best Ways To Use Airline Miles For Domestic Award Tickets

Traveling Domestically? Save Miles by Knowing Which Frequent Flyer Program to Use!

So how do you decide which frequent flyer miles to use?  I’ll show you!

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What’s the Best Card to Use for Paid Flights?

When you book a paid flight it’s best to use a card that earns extra points for airfare purchases, like the American Express Premier Rewards Gold, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Citi Prestige, or Citi ThankYou Premier.

But what if you have more than 1 of these cards?  How do you pick which to use?

What's The Best Card To Use For Paid Flights

Which Card Is Best for Purchasing Paid Airfare?

The answer depends on your travel plans.  And if you want to use points toward award flights or paid airfare!

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Best Ways to Fly to Orlando With Miles & Points (or Small Money)!

Now that summer is here, many folks are starting to think about vacations.

A perennial favorite are the theme parks in Orlando, Florida.  And it’s within reach if you want to use your miles and points!

Best Ways To Fly To Orlando With Miles Points Or Small Money

Considering a Trip to Orlando? Use Your Points or Find Low Fares to Get There!

I’ve written about how to save money at Disney World.  Now I’ll show you the best ways to use your points.

I’ll also give you tips about budget airlines.  And offsetting the cost of your flights! Continue reading

Ends Soon: Use Fewer Miles to Hawaii on United Airlines!

Through July 6, 2015, United Airlines has a discount of up to 25% off round-trip coach award tickets from the US and Canada to Hawaii.

Hula in Hawaii for Less Miles on United!  Be Sure to Book Before July 6, 2015

Hula in Hawaii for Fewer Miles on United Airlines!  Be Sure to Book by July 6, 2015

I’ll tell you more about the promotion.  And help you decide if it’s worth it to spend your miles!

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Plan Your Trip to Hawaii With These Credit Card Offers

Update:  The offers for the Gold Delta SkyMiles Card From American Express, Gold Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card American Express, and Platinum Delta SkyMiles Card From American Express have expired.  But check Hot Deals for the latest offers!

There are a lot of ways to explore Hawaii with miles and points.  If you’re flexible, that’s even better, because Hawaii is a very popular year-round destination.

Plan Your Trip To Hawaii With These Credit Card Offers

Using Your Miles and Points Is a Great Way to Get to Hawaii!

I’ll show you the best uses of miles and points for a Hawaiian vacation.  And I’ll let you know which cards can help you get there faster! Continue reading