There is currently a number of promotions that are running for Hilton Honors members - earn triple points at Conrad and Waldorf Astoria properties (double points for every other participating property) until 03 January 2019 and if you stay at a participating Asia-Pacific property from now until 31 December 2018, you will also earn double points for these stays. Hilton is bringing back the Points Unlimited promotion from 04 January 2019 to 05 May 2019 where you will be able to earn 2,000 bonus points per stay and 10,000 bonus points every 5 stays or 10 nights (which ever comes first!).
Once you have registered for the Points Unlimited offer, you will be able to earn bonus points across any hotel or resort within the Hilton Portfolio excluding Hampton by Hilton Hotels in Mainland China. There is no limit to the total amount of bonus points that may be earned during the aforementioned promotion period with this offer. To fully maximise the bonus, do five stays of one-night each and you will be able to earn 4,000 bonus Hilton Honors points per night!
American Express has been pushing out a pretty attractive Referral Programme for most of its credit cards - you can now get 7,500 additional KrisFlyer Miles with the American Express Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card through this programme if you sign-up using my unique referral link. If you did not hold any Singapore Airlines credit cards previously, you can easily earn 12,500 KrisFlyer Miles by spending just S$50 in the first 3 months upon card approval.
American Express runs a number of attractive promotions from time to time and it requires cardholders to save these offers to their credit cards. American Express Singapore Airlines Credit Card holders can now earn 4 bonus KrisFlyer miles per S$1 spent on Scoot ticket purchases for flights departing from Singapore at flyscoot.com from 19 March 2019 to 18 June 2019. As always, this offer is limited to successfully registered cards only so make sure you log-in to your American Express app to save it now!
Last week, I wrote about the opportunity to earn an additional 20,000 Membership Rewards (MR) Points on top of the spend bonus (applicable to all new American Express Platinum Card members) of 75,000 MR Points when you use my unique referral link. American Express has now changed this offer to 40,000 bonus MR points (equivalent to at least 25,000 miles) for spending S$5,000 within the first 3 months of card approval.
Staying in an AccorHotels property has just gotten a lot more attractive. While the Le Club AccorHotels loyalty program is expected to change late 2018, there is now an opportunity to earn up to triple Le Club AccorHotels points in Asia Pacific. Upon registration, you will earn double points on weekdays (Mondays to Thursdays) and triple points on weekends (Fridays to Sundays) from 11 March 2019 to 31 May 2019.
If you are currently collecting Qantas Frequent Flyer Points or you would simply like to extend the validity of your point, you can now do so on on Mileslife! From now until 11 April 2019, you will be able to earn up to 10,000 bonus Qantas Points through reward and welcome bonuses.
United Airlines is currently running a bonus on miles purchase (and gifting) until 25 March 2019 - eligible members will be able to purchase United Airlines MileagePlus Miles and get up to 70,000 bonus miles. Miles are typically priced at USD 35 per 1,000 block and there is a 7.5% tax recovery fee that will be levied upon the final amount. While some may argue that these miles may not be exceedingly useful in this part of the world, it may be extremely useful if you are planning some long-distance travel.
It goes without saying that Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles are amongst some of the most valuable ones in the market. The familiar deal is back and you can now (once again) get 40% more miles when you purchase them before 19 March 2019. Do note that non-elite members can now only purchase 150,000 Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles (including bonus miles) each calendar year but MVP, MVP Gold and MVP 75K members do not have this limitation.
OCBC VOYAGE Cardholders currently enjoy 2.4 VOYAGE Miles per dollar (charged in any foreign currency apart from SGD) and from now until 30 April 2019, cardholders will get to enjoy a complimentary upgrade from Business to First when they flight on selected routes. Additionally, you will also get to enjoy two free nights in Abu Dhabi in St Regis, Intercontinental, Shangri-la, Ritz Carlton standard hotels.
The American Express Platinum Card needs no introduction - despite the S$1,712 annual fee, this lifestyle card comes with a great deal of perks and benefits that can easily offset the cost of annual fee. There is currently a Referral Programme where invited members can get an additional 20,000 Membership Rewards (MR) Points on top of the welcome offer and benefits - you can access my referral link here to get more points!
KrisPay, a digital wallet launched July last year by Singapore Airlines will now allow you to convert your KrisPay Miles into KrisFlyer Miles within 7 days of accrual at participating KrisPay partner outlets islandwide. You may remember that KrisPay used to only allow members to convert their precious KrisFlyer miles into KrisPay miles at a ridiculous rate.