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Category: JetBlue

Jun 26

Hilton Shopping Bonus (Better Than Nothing)

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One thing about travel companies: They never miss an opportunity to make a buck. One of the areas that they tend to do so is through shopping affiliates.* 500 Points from Hilton Hilton just sent out an email: Be one of the first 2,500 new shoppers to sign up for their Shop-to-Earn Mall and pick …

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Jun 19

Going, Going, Gone? Using Your Miles For Auctions.

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Airlines have a problem. It’s a good problem, but still a problem: Frequent flyer programs have become too popular. The carriers are making so much money selling miles to their partners* that  they can’t stop, leading to overwhelming demand from the customers who own the miles and have nothing to do with them. One thing …

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Jun 13

JetBlue (Possibly) Improves Boarding (Slightly)

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I’ve never really understood the concept of a “premium boarding lane.” Yup, it’s just what it sounds like: There is a special rope line for people that the airline wants to make feel special. It costs them nothing and allows the chosen passengers to get on the plane without mingling with the commoners. Frankly, I …

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Jun 08

JetBlue Raises The Bar On Vacations Offers

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I rarely advise people to buy travel packages. Usually, you can do better just by booking the air and hotel separately. Occasionally, though, a promotion makes it worthwhile. Double Points on JetBlue Vacations I like JetBlue a lot, but I wonder who is responsible for their frequent flyer financials, since they always seem to be giving …

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Jun 05

A Couple Of Goodies From JetBlue

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I’ve always had a soft spot for JetBlue. Decent service, in-flight entertainment and cheap prices. But the best thing about the airline is that it has frequent promotions. Here are a couple. Up to 6,000 Bonus Miles from Boston Or New York The 6,000 TrueBlue points promos are among the most common for JetBlue. For …

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May 05

Double JetBlue Points On Icelandair (Europe On The Cheap)

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We’re going to talk about Icelandair today. No, way, don’t leave yet! I’ll try and make it worth your while. But first, the promotion. Double TrueBlue Points on Icelandair If you didn’t know that JetBlue has airline partners, you’re not alone. JetBlue actually has deals (to varying degrees) on several international carriers, as well as …

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May 03

3,000 TrueBlue Points To Join Amazon Prime

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If you’re one of the nine remaining people on the face of the planet who doesn’t have Amazon Prime, then here’s an offer for you. 3,000 JetBlue TrueBlue Points to Join In December, JetBlue announced a partnership with Amazon, which offers TrueBlue points for shopping at the retailer through your individual link. This move was …

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Apr 17

675 Free Points From JetBlue Without Leaving Your Desk

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In terms of pure dollar value, JetBlue’s TrueBlue program blows away every other airline. It’s not even fair how about the gap is. The points translate to about 1.5 cents each and, simply booking a ticket (3 points per dollar spent) through the web site (gets you another 3 points per dollar spent). That’s effectively …

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Mar 09

Citibank Transfers to JetBlue Offering A 50% Bonus

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Citibank ThankYou points (TYP)* are not the most valuable currency, but they do transfer to a number of airlines. The most recent airline partner to join is JetBlue, and Citi is offering a bonus to move points to TrueBlue. Citibank – JetBlue Typically, transferring 1,000 TYP to JetBlue will earn you 800 TrueBlue points. Until …

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Mar 05

JetBlue Double Points Promo

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In December/January, JetBlue usually sends out a double points email. They’re running a little later than usual this year, but the offer just went out. Double TrueBlue Points (Elite Eligible) JetBlue normally gives three points per dollar spent but, for the duration of the program, they’re doubling your base points to six per dollar spent. …

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