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News You Can Use – $45 Hotel Savings, 25% Off Virgin America Flights, File for Target Settlement, Win First Class Flights From Orbitz!

1.   Hotel Tonight 4th of July Promotion for $30 or $45 Off Bookings

With the Hotel Tonight app, you’ll get $30 off a 2-night booking of $200+ when you use the promotion code “PATRIOT“.

Or you can get $45 off a $250+ booking of 3 or more nights with the promotion code “PRESIDENT“.

News You Can Use 45 Hotel Savings 25 Off Virgin America Flights File For Target Settlement Win First Class Flights From Orbitz

With the Hotel Tonight Promotion, 2-Night Bookings Get $30 Off $200+, and 3-Night+ Bookings Get $45 Off $250+

All bookings are non-refundable, but if you need a last-minute hotel room, this could be a good deal.

2.   Get up to $10,000 in the Target Data Breach Settlement

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How to Use Miles When They Are Spread Across Different Airlines

Million Mile Secrets reader, Akshay, writes:

I have my points and miles all over the place – 30,000 Delta miles, 35,000 American Airlines miles, and a few thousand with Frontier Airlines, Virgin America, and United Airlines.  What’s the best way to leverage them all to plan a trip?

In fact, I just got married and I’m planning a honeymoon.  Not sure where, but we’re open to any destination.

Congratulations on your marriage, Akshay!

How To Use Miles When They Are Spread Across Different Airlines

Where Can Akshay’s Miles Take Them for Their Honeymoon?

Akshay doesn’t have enough miles with any single airline to cover 2 round-trip tickets.  And you can’t combine miles between different airlines.

However, there are still ways to use the miles Akshay has to save money on their trip.

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Which Hotel Points Transfer to Airline Miles (But Is It a Good Idea?)

Million Mile Secrets reader, TB, commented:

 Hi Daraius,

There are some hotel and airline chains in which you can transfer points/miles to points/miles and vice versa for 1:1 or 1:2 or better ratio.

What site can I go to to know what hotel or airline accepts transferred points/miles from other hotels or airlines?

Thank you.

Great question!  You can NOT transfer airline miles from 1 airline to another.  And you can NOT transfer hotel points between hotel programs.  But it is possible to transfer hotel points to airline miles.

Let’s 1st look at transferring hotel points to airline miles.  And later we can take a look at transferring airline miles to hotel points.

Which Hotel Points Transfer To Airline Miles But Is It A Good Idea

You Can Transfer Hotel Points to Airline Miles. But Should You?

I’ll explain how to do it.  And if it’s ever a good idea to make the transfer!

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Trick to Using Faster TSA PreCheck Lane on Budget Airlines

TSA PreCheck makes getting through airport security easier.  But some budget airlines don’t participate.

Trick To Using Faster TSA PreCheck Lane On Budget Airlines

I’ll Explain How You Can Get Into the TSA PreCheck Lane, Even If You’re Flying on Budget Airlines That Don’t Participate in the Program

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The Trick to Travel Flexibility: Transferable Points

One of the best tricks miles and points enthusiasts use is concentrating their efforts on collecting transferable points to use on award tickets, hotel stays, and more!

Instead of focusing on earning points in a specific frequent flyer or hotel guest program, folks who collect transferable points have many more options for how they use them!

That’s because you can choose to transfer your points to dozens of different programs.

The Trick To Travel Flexibility Transferable Points

The World Awaits: Transferable Points Give You Many More Options for Big Travel With Small Money

Let’s look at why transferable points are a great deal along with some of the best ways to use them!

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