How To Earn 6,000 Bonus United Miles


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If you are looking to earn some extra United miles, you can take advantage of this promotion from United’s MilagePlus Shopping Portal over this holiday season! Here is the offer for up to 6,000 bonus award miles when you make purchases at certain threshold levels. See the tiers below. This is an easy way to earn United miles for purchases that you may already be making anyway.

How To Earn 6,000 Bonus United Miles

How To Earn 6,000 Bonus United Miles

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Breakdown on spending thresholds:

  • Spend $150, earn 500 bonus miles
  • Spend $350, earn 1,500 bonus miles
  • Spend $650, earn 3,000 bonus miles
  • Spend $1,250 earn 6,000 miles

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*During the “Holiday” bonus campaign, which runs from November 8, 2015 through November 24, 2015 at 11:59:59 pm ET (the “Bonus Period”), Member will receive a one-time bonus of up to 6,000 bonus award miles on qualifying purchases, in addition to the standard miles earned from shopping online through MileagePlus Shopping. Bonus miles will be issued based on Member’s cumulative qualifying purchases made during the Bonus Period: 500 bonus miles for qualifying purchases of at least $150; 1,500 bonus miles for qualifying purchases of at least $350; 3,000 bonus miles for qualifying purchases of at least $650; or 6,000 bonus miles for qualifying purchases of $1,250 or more. Returns, cancellations, shipping and handling, taxes, gift card or other cash equivalent purchases, and certain products are not included in the bonus award miles eligibility calculation; please see the MileagePlus Shopping site for details on product eligibility and/or any coupon code details or other usage restrictions. Please allow 8-10 weeks after the Bonus Period for bonus award miles to post to your MileagePlus Shopping account. The maximum number of bonus award miles that will be awarded to an eligible MileagePlus Shopping account through the “Holiday” bonus campaign is 6,000 bonus award miles. This offer cannot be combined with other offers or promotions. Please check the MileagePlus Shopping site daily for updates to increased earning opportunities. Void where prohibited by law.

Increased earning opportunities are for a limited time only and at the discretion of each individual merchant. Miles earned through shopping generally post within 5-7 business days.

Bottom Line

This is a pretty strong offer for up to 6k United miles bonus when shopping through the MilagePlus Shopping Portal especially because you can shop at any merchant through the portal.

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