Category Archives: VIrgin America

How to Transfer Citi ThankYou Points to Airlines

One of the best ways to get Big Travel with Small Money is transferring flexible points to airline and hotel partners for award flights and stays.

If you’re a Citi Prestige, Citi ThankYou Premier, or Citi Chairman cardholder, you can transfer Citi ThankYou points to airline partners.  And depending on how you like to use your miles and points, you can get terrific deals booking Business and First Class award seats worth thousands of dollars.

How To Transfer Citi ThankYou Points To Airlines

Transfer Citi ThankYou Points to Singapore Airlines to Experience Incredible Service, Food, and Comfort

I’ll show you how to transfer Citi ThankYou points to airlines in 4 easy steps!

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Beginner’s Guide to Using Flexible Points for Big Travel With Small Money

In our interview series, we always ask, “What do you now know about collecting miles and points which you wish you knew when you started out?”

The most common answer interviewees give is that they wish they would have started sooner.  Even if you’re unsure of your travel goals, starting to earn transferable points now will give you lots of options for your future trip plans.

Because transferable points programs have dozens of airline and hotel partners, you’ll have the flexibility to choose where to move your points when you’re ready to use them.

Beginner's Guide To Using Flexible Points For Big Travel With Small Money

Dreaming of Big Travel? Transferable Points Give You the Most Flexibility When You’re Ready to Plan Your Trip!

Let’s take a detailed look at the 4 major transferable points programs.

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JetBlue Will Match Your Virgin America Points Balance After 1 Round-Trip JetBlue Flight This Summer

Via The Points Guy, through July 4, 2016, JetBlue will match (or more!) the number of Virgin America points you have.

Send JetBlue a screenshot of your Virgin America points balance and fly 1 round-trip JetBlue flight by August 31, 2016.

This could be a great deal for folks who fly JetBlue and already have Virgin America points.   Or have points they can transfer to Virgin America (like Starwood points) and have specific award flights with Virgin America and JetBlue in mind.

JetBlue Will Match Your Virgin America Points Balance After 1 Round Trip JetBlue Flight This Summer

Use Your JetBlue Points to Visit Beautiful Costa Rica!

I’ll show you how to register for this promotion.  And explain why it might be a good deal for you!

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News You Can Use – 5 New Southwest Routes, Improved Delta Companion Upgrades, Free Uber Credits, & 3,000 Virgin America Points

1.   Southwest Adds 5 New Non-Stop Routes

Starting November 6, 2016, Southwest will launch 5 new non-stop routes, giving you more ways to use your Southwest points!

Remember you can now book flights on Southwest through January 4, 2017.

News You Can Use 5 New Southwest Routes Improved Delta Companion Upgrades Free Uber Credits 3,000 Virgin America Points

You’re Cleared For Departure on 5 New Non-Stop Southwest Flights Launching November 6, 2016!

The new non-stop routes include:

  • Baltimore to San Jose
  • Kansas City to San Antonio
  • San Jose to Salt Lake City
  • Washington (Dulles) to Orlando
  • Washington (National) to Providence

And you can use Southwest points to book your ticket as long as there are seats available for sale, because there are no blackout dates!  Award tickets cost slightly more now that Southwest has increased award ticket prices.

It’s a great time to earn Southwest points (and the Southwest Companion Pass!) because all 3 Southwest cards are offering 50,000 point sign-up bonuses.

2.   Delta Improves Companion Upgrade Policy

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500 Free VOILÀ Hotel Rewards Points!

Via Frequent Flyer Bonuses, you can earn 500 free VOILÀ rewards points when you download the new VOILÀ app by June 30, 2016.

And if you’re not yet a member of VOILÀ Hotel Rewards, you can sign-up for free and earn another 1,000 points!

500 Free VOILÀ Hotel Rewards Points

Use VOILÀ Hotel Rewards Points for Free Nights at Hotels Like the Luxe Rodeo Drive Hotel in Beverly Hills, California!

I’ll explain more about the VOILÀ Hotel Rewards program!

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