From now through July 7 , 2013 Delta SkyMiles Shopping is offering a one-time bonus of 1,000 points for joining and meeting the required spending amount. This promotion is limited to new members.
SkyMiles shopping is an online shopping portal that allows shoppers to earn SkyMiles for shopping online through the portal. You can access stores that you might otherwise shop at everyday, but when you access them through the SkyMiles Shopping online portal (or others like Chase Ultimate Rewards or the AA Shopping portal) you can earn bonus miles. For example, we typically shop at Drugstore dot com and they are offering a bonus 2 miles per dollar spent. Plus, we can typically find free shipping codes that save us the cost of shipping or going to the store to pick up items in person. The 2 miles per dollar is a rather low bonus compared to how high it can get during promotional periods. But you get the point, that shopping through portals for everyday items can save you time and earn you bonus points.
How To Earn 1,000 Bonus Miles
Signup at SkyMiles Shopping and spend $250 by July 7th to earn 1,000 bonus miles
- Earn one-time 1,000 bonus miles when you spend $250 or more by July 7th, 2013
- Allow 8-10 weeks for the miles to post
Terms And Conditions
Now through July 7, 2013 11:59 PM EDT receive an additional one-time bonus of 1,000 miles when you spend a cumulative amount of $250 or more. Returns, shipping, taxes, gift card purchases, and certain products are not eligible for bonus; please see site for details on any coupon code details or usage restrictions. Please allow 8-10 weeks for bonus miles to post to your account. Void where prohibited by law.
General: All SkyMiles program rules apply. To review the rules, please visit Membership Guide & Program Rules. Taxes and fees for Award Travel are the responsibility of the passenger and must be paid at the time the ticket is booked. Award Travel seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or in all markets. Prices and rules are subject to change without notice. Delta, SkyMiles, and the Delta logo are registered service marks of Delta Air Lines, Inc. Delta is not responsible for goods or services offered by any companies participating in miles promotions. Partner offers subject to the terms and conditions of each individual offer. See individual offers for details. Partners subject to change. Offers void where prohibited by law. Other restrictions may apply.
The requirement to spend $250 in order to receive the bonus makes this not as great of an offer. It might may sense to signup just in case you find something to pick up over the threshold that can’t be found elsewhere cheaper. I’d also keep an eye out for bonus mile offers as they could add value to the gimmicks.