Last Chance To Buy US Airways Miles At Current Price?

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    US Airways almost seems like a premium cabin alliance consolidator at times, given for how many years they've been selling miles at very lucrative rates. Over the past several years there have been more months where they've sold miles with a 100% bonus than not. Nowadays the cost to purchase US Airways miles is 3.5 cents per mile, plus a 7.5% federal excise tax, for a total of ~3.76 cents per mile. Then they're usually offering a 100% bonus on purchased miles, bringing down the cost per purchased mile to ~1.88 cents. That's certainly not a rate at which I'd necessarily hoard miles, as the cost to generate miles with US Airways isn't quite as good as it used to be: The post Last Chance To Buy US Airways Miles At Current Price? appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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