United is out with an offer for a bonus of up to 100% more miles when you purchase miles for a limited time now through August 15, 2016. You need to purchase at least 30,000 United miles to get the 100% bonus and the offer is tiered below that.
With this new offer if you wanted to buy 75,000 United MileagePlus miles, you’d receive the 75,000 bonus miles, for a total of 150,000 miles for $2,821.88 which comes out to about 1.88 cents per mile, which isn’t that bad of a deal if you know how to leverage your United MileagePlus miles.
Offer Details: Buy miles today for yourself or as a gift, and receive a bonus of up to 100% more miles. But that’s not all: With your purchase on miles, you’ll automatically be entered into our limited-time sweepstakes contest where we’re giving away a total of 500,000 MileagePlus award miles.
• Grand prize: 250,000 MileagePlus miles (1)
• 2nd prize: 100,000 MileagePlus miles (1)
• 3rd prize: 50,000 MileagePlus miles (3)
Buy 5,000 – 14,000 miles | Get a 25% bonus
Buy 15,000 – 29,000 miles | Get a 50% bonus
Buy 30,000 – 75,000 miles | Get a 100% bonus
Terms and Conditions:
- Promotional offer valid until 11:59 p.m. CDT on August 15, 2016.
- Miles are available in increments of 1,000 up to a maximum of 75,000 miles.
- Bonus Miles will be credited to the recipient’s account when the transaction is complete.
- Bonus miles count towards the 150,000 mile annual limit per account.
- Purchase up to 150,000 miles per account per calendar year.
- Credit card will be billed immediately upon purchase.
- Mileage rates and other fees and offer terms are subject to change.
- Allow 48 hours for miles to process and post to your MileagePlus account.
- Miles are nonrefundable.
- Purchased miles do not count toward MileagePlus Premier® status.
- All MileagePlus Program Rules and terms and conditions apply.
- GST/HST is charged to Canadian residents.
- Powered by Points to purchase United MileagePlus miles. Transaction will appear as ‘Points United Miles’.