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 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!
Million Mile Secrets reader Brian commented:
I’m totally new to miles. My wife and I would like to go to Hawaii. I have enough American Airlines miles to get us there, but need help with hotels.
Where should I start? What’s a good chain or card to collect miles on for Hawaii?
Planning a trip to Hawaii is very exciting, Brian! Congratulations on earning the American Airlines miles to get there!
Brian and His Wife Have Enough Airline Miles to Fly to Hawaii – but Where Should They Stay?
Let’s see what strategies Brian can use to get Big Hotels with Small Money in Hawaii!
You can now book paid and award flights on Southwest up to January 4, 2016.
So you can start booking your holiday travel now!
And if you think you’ll want to get away from the frigid temperatures, Southwest flies to destinations such as Aruba, Cancun, Costa Rica, and Montego Bay!
Spend Your Winter Vacation in the Caribbean!
1. Earn Up to 8,000 Bonus Points After 2 Choice Hotel Stays
Via Frequent Flyer Bonuses, you can earn 5,000 to 8,000 bonus Choice points (depending on the number of base points you earn) when you complete 2 trips at any Choice Hotel.
To earn the bonus points, you must register, book at a qualifying rate, and check-in by August 19, 2015. Also, set your earning preference to hotel points.
There are different booking requirements based on your status with Choice hotels. Corporate travelers can book through a travel agent or corporate online booking system.
There is NO limit to the number of bonus Choice points you can earn.
You Can Earn Up to 8,000 Bonus Points for 2 Choice Hotel Stays. That’s Enough for a $50 Gift Card From Certain Retailers. But You Can Redeem the Points Any Way You Like!
Guests at the Clarion Hotel Royal Christiania were surprised to find a voice activated elevator.
Is Siri Behind the Voice of the New Intelevator at the Clarion Hotel Royal Christiania in Oslo, Norway?
And as you might imagine, it doesn’t quite work as expected! See the video!