Through Nov 30, 2015, you can get 30% bonus on Hyatt Gold Passport point purchases. You can purchase a maximum of 55,000 points in a calendar year. With this promotion, you can get a maximum of 71,500 points for $1350 (1.88 cents/point)
Through Dec 31, 2015, you can get up to 25% discount on SPG star point purchases. This is a tiered promotion, you need to purchase 20,000 points to get the 25% discount.
20,000 Star points will cost you $525 (normally $700) . This turns out to be 2.625 cents/star point (normally 3.5 cents/points). If you transfer 20,000 star points to airline frequent programs like Alaska MileagePlan or AAdvanatge – you will get 25,000 miles (2.1 cents/mile)
Through Dec 14, 2015, United is offering a mystery bonus of up to 85% bonus on miles purchases. With this promotion, you can buy up to 80,000 miles. If you are targeted for 85% bonus and buy 80,000 miles, you get 148,000 miles for $3,010 (2.03 cents/mile). As a reminder, you need 80,000 United miles for a one way business class award ticket to India.
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