I know that most of the big travel bloggers are posting about this and most of the information will overlap but in the spirit of #hustle, this has to be shared. If you do not know what this promo is about, Mommy Points has a wonderful explanation in her post here. Basically, you earn ‘hits’ by completing certain activities. Some are free; some are paid. These hits equate to a number of US Airways Dividend Miles. There is a chart of hits; every 4 will get you to a new milestone.
My original plan was conservative. I was going for 16 hits, which will yield 25,000 miles. Of course I got to 16 hits very quickly with minimal cost and so after further planning, I have bumped my goal to 24 hits. That will get me 45,000 miles.
I am also trying to keep cost down. For me, if I don’t keep the cents per mile (CPM) below 1 CPM, then it’s not exactly worth it to me. I can just as well spend money on a credit card that earns US Airways miles on a $1 to 1 mile ratio.
Here are the easy hits that most people are doing right now: