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Join Alaska Mileage Plan and Buy One Flight, Get Miles for a Free Flight (California Only)

Those who live in California have all the fun – first they could get a Southwest Companion Pass just by getting a new credit card and making one purchase and now they can get 5,000 bonus Alaska Airlines miles by joining Mileage Plan by December 31, 2017, and taking a Virgin America or Alaska Airlines flight between now and June 30, 2018! To be eligible for this promo, the flight needs to be a paid flight that is eligible to…

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Discounted Flights to Hawaii Available from the Middle of the Country

Hawaii fare sales from the West Coast happen with some regularity, but once you head East of Nevada the chance to score a good fare to Hawaii becomes about as likely as hitting a royal flush on video poker. I’ve done both, but only very, very rarely. However, for those looking to fly on Alaska or Virgin America to Hawaii, today could be the day you put together a trip to Hawaii for a very good price.   Using a flexible…

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Use Annual Alaska Airlines $99 Certificate to Fly Virgin America!

One of the best annual credit card perks comes via the Alaska Airlines credit card issued by Bank of America. It carries with it a $75 annual fee, but it also comes with an annual companion fare pass that allows you to bring one person on a paid Alaska Airlines flight for roughly $121 ($99 + $22+ in taxes/fees) regardless of the price of the firs ticket. It is only valid for coach travel, but it can be used to…

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Save on Some Virgin America Awards by Booking via Alaska Airlines!

As of yesterday, thanks to the acquisition of Virgin America by Alaska Airlines, you can now book Virgin America operated flights using Alaska Airlines miles, as well as transfer your Virgin America Elevate points to Alaska Airlines at a rate of 1 Elevate point = 1.3 Alaska Airlines miles. Note that this is a one-way transfer, and you cannot transfer points back from Alaska Airlines to Virgin America, so you need to be darn sure this is what you want to do…

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More Details on 10,000 Free Alaska Airlines Miles!

Yesterday I shared the great news that 10,000 free bonus Alaska miles were appearing in lots of Alaska Mileage Airlines Mileage Plan accounts, and now we know a bit more as to why the miles were appearing, and there is even more good news for those who don’t yet have the surprise bonus miles. Based on the Alaska Airlines responses on Twitter and information shared with The Points Guy and Single Flyer, it looks like all Alaska Airlines members who…

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Did You Get 10,000 Free Alaska Airlines Miles?

As you probably know, Alaska Airlines has acquired Virgin America and they are in the middle of aligning their programs. You can read a bit more about the timeline for all of that here, but a major date in the process is actually today, January 9th. This is scheduled to be the first day where you can able to transfer your Virgin America points to Alaska Airlines miles at a rate of 1 Virgin America Elevate point = 1.3 Alaska Airlines miles. However, it…

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Big Announcements: Fly for Fewer Alaska Miles and More!

There are lots of big announcements from the Alaska Mileage Plan program this morning with one relationship ending and another really taking off. Learn what relationship ending, what the new transfer ration from Virgin America’s Elevate program to Alaska will be, how to book award flights from just 5,000 Alaska miles, and so much more.

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Five Things to Know About Alaska and Virgin America Becoming One

Alaska Airlines has now officially acquired Virgin America to become the country’s 5th largest airline and we are now starting to learn a bit more about how their new “Different Works” pairing will work. 1. Earn Miles on Both Alaska and Virgin America Flights Starting Monday Starting Monday, December 19th, Mileage Plan members will be able to earn miles on Virgin America flights, and Virgin America Elevate members will be able to earn points on Alaska Airlines flights. 2. Enjoy Some…

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Get Another 500 Free Virgin America Miles!

Free and easy miles are the best kind, and today you can get another 500 free and easy Virgin America Elevate miles to add to the previous 1,000 free miles you might have already earned in recent weeks from similar offers! This time you can get another 500 free Virgin America Elevate miles by signing up to receive the “Virgin Produced Newsletter” by October 26, 2016. Remember you can do this for your whole family! There were two other recent previous offers…

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Get Up To 1,250 Free Points in 60 Seconds or Less

Who doesn’t love free and easy miles and points?! If you are a fan of free and easy miles then here a few opportunities to add some free points to your stash…and while you are at it, you can do it for the whole family! Get 1,000 Free Virgin America Elevate Points Via two different but similar offers you can get up to 1,000 free bonus points from Virgin America. Elevate points are often worth around 2.1 cents each in my test…

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