JetBlue sent out an email yesterday about up to 50% bonus for buying or gifting TrueBlue points between November 24 – December 30, 2014.
The maximum you can buy under this offer is 30K points that gives you the 15K bonus. The price of 45K TrueBlue points is $886.88
You can access this offer on JetBlue’s website here.
The price of a purchased TrueBlue point 1.97 cents, but you only get 1.3 to 1.4 cents per point in value when redeeming fr JetBlue flights.
It is difficult to suggest that anyone should purchase TrueBlue points at 1.97 each when you can only get 1.3 to 1.4 cents out of them when using for award flights.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
Bonus point offer valid for point purchases between November 24 and December 30, 2014. Bonus points are incremental based upon the amount of points purchased. To receive the bonus, minimum purchase of 5,000 TrueBlue points is required. Bonus points earned do not count towards maximum calendar limits stated below.
Points can be purchased for approximately $37.63 per 1,000 points. Prices are in U.S. dollars and include a 7.5% tax recovery fee on the value of the points purchased. GST/HST will be charged to Canadian residents. POINT PURCHASES ARE NONREFUNDABLE. Valid only for new TrueBlue point purchases by TrueBlue members with their account in good standing; points can be purchased for a member’s own account or as a gift to another member’s account; not valid for point transfers. Maximum point purchase per transaction is 30,000 points. Members may not purchase more than a total of 60,000 TrueBlue points in a calendar year (regardless of whether the points were purchased for a member’s own TrueBlue account or as a gift). Members may not receive, as a gift, more than a total of 60,000 TrueBlue points in a calendar year from point purchases. Points may be gifted only to TrueBlue Members. Please allow 72 hours for purchased points to post to the applicable TrueBlue account. Cannot be combined with other offers. Additional restrictions apply. See TrueBlue Terms and Conditions for details