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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 #2970 on: March 02, 2021, 01:55:05 AM »
1.4mm AA  - what's the market for that?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2971 on: March 02, 2021, 07:29:43 AM »
1.4mm AA  - what's the market for that?
I doubt any broker will take it.

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2972 on: March 03, 2021, 02:15:50 PM »
what's the going rate for united 60k ?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2973 on: March 03, 2021, 03:21:54 PM »
what's the going rate for united 60k ?
1.1-1.2

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2974 on: March 11, 2021, 01:23:40 AM »
going rate for 120 UR ?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2975 on: March 11, 2021, 08:34:58 AM »
For a buyer is the rate still .00575 transferred?
Also anyone know which brokers sell these?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2976 on: March 11, 2021, 09:08:02 AM »

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2977 on: March 11, 2021, 09:09:01 AM »
For a buyer is the rate still .00575 transferred?
Also anyone know which brokers sell these?
assuming you’re talking about MT, no broker will sell you for this price.

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2978 on: March 11, 2021, 09:25:29 AM »
1.1 - 1.2
@free123cc you can get 1.25 (Preferred) or 1.5 (Reserve) with Sapphire pay yourself back

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2979 on: March 11, 2021, 09:31:47 AM »
@free123cc you can get 1.25 (Preferred) or 1.5 (Reserve) with Sapphire pay yourself back
only for groceries I believe.

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2980 on: March 11, 2021, 09:32:40 AM »
only for groceries I believe.
Pesach is coming :)

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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 #2982 on: March 14, 2021, 12:39:22 AM »
only for groceries I believe.
or a variety of gift cards available at many supermarkets

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2983 on: March 14, 2021, 12:48:25 PM »
or a variety of gift cards available at many supermarkets
Which GC resells at the highest value? Amazon? How much? 96%?

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Re: Points/Miles Values NO BUYING/SELLING ALLOWED
« Reply #2984 on: March 14, 2021, 05:42:02 PM »
Which GC resells at the highest value? Amazon? How much? 96%?
you won't get more then 95% for Amazon at best.

But you might get better for large denom Best buy.