Tag Archive: United Airlines (UA)

Chase UA Explorer Credit Card (2018.3 Update: 50k+5k Offer)

Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Card (Chase UA Explorer) Review 2018.3 Update: The 50k+5k+$100 offer is expired. Now there’s only 50k+5k offer. 2018.2 Update: A new public offer is alive today: 50k+5k+$100, offer ends 03/15/2018. HT: nadira &  DoC. Application Link Chase UA Explorer Features 50k+5k offer: get 50k United miles after $3000 spending in 3 months. Get 5k additional miles after…
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How to Retroactively Request Airline Mileage Credit

This is an introduction to how to retroactively request mileage credit on the major U.S. airlines. There are a variety of reasons one might want to retroactively request mileage credit. For instance: The miles from a flight you took do not appear in your frequent flyer account after a certain period of time (varies by airline, as described below). You…
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Transfer Hotel Points to UA and Get a 30% Bonus! Possible to Transfer SPG to UA at a 1:2.1 Ratio~

This post is a collection of hotel points -> UA miles promotions. Similar hotel points -> AA miles promotions are collected here. 2017.10.12: 30% Bonus Miles There is a limited time promotion for UA that through November 30, you will earn a 30% mileage bonus (up to 25000 bonus award miles) when you transfer hotel points to UA. The official…
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Chase UA Club Credit Card (2017.10 Updated: 50k Offer!)

Chase United MileagePlus Club Card (Chase UA Club) Review 2017.10 Update: Now there’s a 50k public offer! HT: reddit. Note that the first year annual fee is NOT waived. Considering this card falls under 5/24, and comparing with other 5/24 cards this card is not so good, so I don’t recommend it even if it has 50k offer. If you are interested…
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Chase United TravelBank Card (2017.9 Update: Already Alive!)

The United TravelBank Card Review 2017.09.07 Update: It’s live now. 2017.09.05 Update: This is an upcoming new card. HT: Business Insider. Application Link Chase United TravelBank Features $150 offer: earn $150 TravelBank Cash after spending $1000 in the first 3 months. Earn 2% in TravelBank cash per $1 spent on airline tickets purchased from United, and earn 1.5% in TravelBank…
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A Quick Guide to MileagePlus X (MPX) (and why I still use em)

Introduction MileagePlus X (MPX) is an app that allows you to earn extra United Airlines miles for shopping with one of their listed partners. The app’s been out for a while but it doesn’t get much discussion. No surprises there, since it doesn’t look like United cares too much about this app either. The UI for iOS devices are still…
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A Beginner’s Guide to United Airlines (UA) MileagePlus Miles

1. Introduction United Airlines is one of the three legacy carriers in the U.S. alongside American Airlines and Delta. Their miles are some of the best when it comes to redeeming for international travel. Here are a few reasons why I like them a lot: United miles are relatively easy to earn They have a big network of partner airlines to…
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