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How to Fly to Hawaii for Just 35,000 Points Roundtrip

Posted By PointStrategist on Credit Cards - Now that honeymoon planning season is underway, I am usually asked how to best convert points to flights to tropical destinations like Hawaii.  As with most point transactions, typically the best method is by transferring or using miles with the airline.  This is critical as you usually can gain a multiple on your points by transferring them to an airline partner. In this example we will assume that the passenger(s) are flying from NYC to Maui. To get the best conversion we suggest using Singapore Airlines to book a reward flight on United as they are both part of the Star Alliance.  Economy will run you 35k points roundtrip compared to $2,090 per ticket on the Chase UR portal or 45k points booking through United directly.  This is more or less a 6x multiplier on your points.  Not too shabby at all! How to search for availability Before transferring points searching for availability..
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