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Approximate Points and Miles valuations when selling to a broker*
Numbers in parentheses are (more) desirable account sizes.


Edit and add accordingly, but all edits *must* be based off of factual transactions that took place in the last 60 days.

Credit card, (unit), and transferable points:

SPG (SPG)             -1.8-2.1
Chase CLEAN [UP TO 200K](UR)           - 1.3
Chase UR-UR              -1.25
Diners Club (CR)   - 1.5
Amex (MR)            - 1.35
Amex (MR) BP 50% - 1.6-1.7
Amex (MR) BP 35% - ??
Citi (TY)                 - 1.2 small / Big 1.4
WF                        -1.51
Airline miles:

A3 - 1.6 (30,45,60)
AS - 2    (90
AS - 1.5 (50, 70, 75 100)
FB - 1.35 (125k)
LH - 1.4 - 1.6   (17, 52/55, 85
UA - 1.3-1.45    (12.5k, 25k, 30k, 50k, 57.5k, 60k, 70k, 80k, 110k
SQ - 1.2    (37.5, 57.5, 68, 75
AA - 1.2 small accounts 55, 62.5, 67.5 ect.
AA - 1.3    (110, 120
AC - 1.2
DL - 1.1
WN - 1.05
VS - ??
VX - 1.6-1.65
B6 - 1
BA - 1.05
HA - 0.6
QF: 1.35-1.45
NH/ANA - ?.?     (136
Hotel points:
(Status may increase the value)
SPG - 1.8-2.1 (20k increments are best)
Hyatt - 1.2-1.3
Wyndham - 0.7
Choice - 0.6
Marriott - 0.55-.7
IHG - 0.3
Hilton - 0.3
Club Carlson - 0.3

Airline And Travel Related Acronyms
http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=13317.0

*These valuations assume the account has between 50k and 150k miles/points.

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2775 on: March 24, 2020, 04:33:42 PM »
What’s the current rate for ua? Says 1.3-4 in wiki is that correct
"current rate"...prob close to nothing

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2776 on: March 29, 2020, 01:09:33 PM »
I need 73k amex or thank you points ?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2777 on: March 29, 2020, 01:21:21 PM »
I need 73k amex or thank you points ?
Read the name of this thread.

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2778 on: April 19, 2020, 10:25:16 PM »
I have expiring LH miles. Are people still buying now?
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« Reply #2779 on: April 21, 2020, 12:17:35 AM »
I have expiring LH miles. Are people still buying now?
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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2781 on: April 21, 2020, 09:53:11 PM »
i have 150k amex points. whats best place to transfer to if i wanna cancel the card?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2782 on: April 23, 2020, 09:45:59 PM »
i have 150k amex points. whats best place to transfer to if i wanna cancel the card?
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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2783 on: April 28, 2020, 01:58:09 AM »
What’s the rate for 150k Hyatt?

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Read the title
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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2785 on: May 03, 2020, 07:53:31 PM »
How much are spirit mileage worth?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2786 on: May 03, 2020, 09:56:06 PM »
I have a large number of UR points. Is it worth it to simply use them at 1:1 as a statement credit, or is there still a chance that these will be worth more once this is over? Does it pay to hold onto them?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2787 on: May 03, 2020, 09:58:57 PM »
I have a large number of UR points. Is it worth it to simply use them at 1:1 as a statement credit, or is there still a chance that these will be worth more once this is over? Does it pay to hold onto them?
IMHO just be paitent

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2788 on: May 05, 2020, 10:13:05 AM »
What’s the rate for 150k Hyatt?
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I have a large number of UR points. Is it worth it to simply use them at 1:1 as a statement credit, or is there still a chance that these will be worth more once this is over? Does it pay to hold onto them?
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