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Shop to Earn Thousands of MileagePlus, Mileage Plan and AAdvantage Miles

You can shop to earn thousands of MileagePlus, Mileage Plan and AAdvantage miles through their respective Internet shopping portals through Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 11:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time — but the earnings and amount of spend required vary between programs, which are detailed below.

Earn a one-time bonus of up to…

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Convert Hotel Points and Earn 25 Percent Bonus MileagePlus Miles

Through Wednesday, November 30, 2016, you can convert hotel points and earn 25 percent bonus MileagePlus miles when — up to a maximum of 20,000 bonus MileagePlus award miles — in what is known as the Points to Miles 2016 promotion by registering here to implement the process of converting your unused frequent guest loyalty program points into MileagePlus miles.

Bonus MileagePlus miles will be credited into your account on or before Monday, January 30, 2017.

At the conclusion of the promotion…

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Earn Up to 2,750 Bonus MileagePlus Miles With Each Car Rental From Hertz — Plus a Discount of Up to 40 Percent

You can earn up to 2,750 bonus MileagePlus miles with each car rental from Hertz completed through Saturday, December 31, 2016 — in addition to the MileagePlus miles you would already earn with each car rental — and you can enjoy a discount of up to 40 percent off of your car rental in the process simply by booking your reservation for a car in a class of mid-size or larger with Hertz via the official Internet web site of United Airlines. You will earn 1,500 bonus MileagePlus award miles in addition to the miles you normally earn for a total of up to 2,750 bonus MileagePlus miles with each car rental — as shown in the chart below…

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Earn 1,500 Bonus MileagePlus Miles Per Night With Waldorf Astoria and Conrad Hotels & Resorts

Book your reservations a minimum of three days in advance by Wednesday, December 28, 2016, and you will earn 1,500 bonus MileagePlus miles per night with Waldorf Astoria and Conrad Hotels & Resorts for stays at greater than 50 participating hotel and resort properties through Saturday, December 31, 2016.

That bonus is in addition to the Hilton HHonors points and MileagePlus award miles which you would already earn; and you may earn a maximum of 7,500 MileagePlus miles per stay with this promotion.

To be eligible to earn 1,500 miles per night of your stay, you must…

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United Airlines Main Computer Down and Out?

I tried to book a simple round-trip domestic flight on United Airlines via their official Internet web site; and nothing happened, as all I saw was a blank white screen before eventually seeing the message displayed at the top of this article.

I know it was not the Internet because — well — here I am typing up an article with no problem…

…but I did find out quickly from…

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See the World Sweepstakes: Your Chance to Win 100,000 MileagePlus Miles

The See the World Sweepstakes from the United Airlines MileagePlus frequent flier loyalty program and eShopping has provided you with an opportunity for your chance to win 100,000 MileagePlus miles and $2,500.00 as a grand prize; or you could be one of three winners — each of whom will receive 20,000 MileagePlus miles.

You may receive a total of…

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Woman Told to Switch Seats Due to Religious Beliefs of Pakistani Monks

A woman was told to switch seats due to the religious beliefs of two monks from Pakistan, who did not want to sit next to her aboard an airplane — which was operated by United Airlines, on which the woman had earned million miler status — being used for a flight from Santa Ana to Houston on Monday, September 26, 2016.

Furthermore, any members of the flight crew who were female were not allowed to serve the two men who were wearing long orange shirts.

Mary Campos was shocked when…

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Is This Chance to Win One Million MileagePlus Miles Worth Your Time?

“For a limited time, if you make a hotel booking with Travelzoo’s new hotel search you’ll be automatically entered for a chance to win 1,000,000 United MileagePlus® miles!” is part of an e-mail message which I received from Travelzoo — which is “a global media commerce company” that publishes offers from greater than 2,000 travel, entertainment and local companies.

Book your reservation for a room at a hotel or resort property directly through…

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