It’s so exciting yet so sad seeing points go. You work so hard to earn them, set your sights on something great and then off they go – in a matter of seconds. Since it’s increasingly difficult to extract great value from your points – limited time sales where the flights you want require fewer points are the way forward. Delta and United have two great opportunities out at the moment, which can help you win big on travel while saving your points. Here’s everything you need to take advantage – before it’s too late. They expire tonight!

United Discounts Using Miles For Hawaii

The Offer: United is offering round trip economy tickets from anywhere in the US to Hawaii for just 36,000 miles and $11.60 round trip for travel between April 8th and May 20th, 2018. The sale expires tonight. You must book round trip and you must book economy.

How: Simply search on United.com using points from the US mainland to Hawaii round trip during the travel window mentioned above. Available “saver” dates will require just 36,000 miles round trip – which is a 20% discount.

Delta Discounts Using Miles To South America

The Offer: Delta is running a sale for travel using points, requiring just 36,000 miles round trip for economy flights between the US and South America. You can jet off from any market Delta serves in the US for flights to Rio, Santiago, Lima, Bogota and more – all round trip for travel between August 15th and October 31st, 2018.

How: Visit Delta.com and search for dates which are available fro 36,000 miles round trip. Departing from a city with direct flights to any of these markets will make your chances of finding a 36,000 mile round trip a lot easier, but is not necessary. You must book today.

About These Great Sales

Airlines see their credit cards as a bold part of the future. These offers are available to all people who hold miles with these airlines, but preferential availability and early access to these sales are being given to customers who also hold the airline credit card. If you’re a loyalist to one of these airlines, picking up one of their credit cards is absolutely worth considering.

Will you take advantage of these limited time sales for using points?