Southwest Throws a Bone to Wisconsin EarlyReturn Frequent Flyers

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Stranded with EarlyReturn Miles in Wisconsin?

If you’re a Wisconsin-based EarlyReturns Member and sitting on a pile of difficult to use miles, Southwest Airlines has just launched a promotion that’ll likely interest you. The promotion allows consumers to convert EarlyReturns miles into Southwest Rapid Rewards Points and help a charity at the same time.

EarlyReturn Miles to Southwest Rapid Reward Points? Sounds too good to be true!

Southwest continues to grow at airports such as Milwaukee Mitchell International (MKE) through the merger with AirTran and is looking to gain new business. As Frontier has retrenched from Milwaukee, many frequent flyers are stuck holding a bags of EarlyReturns miles.

Through August 31, 2012, Frontier EarlyReturns Members who donate all of their miles to one of the EarlyReturns charitable donation program participants will receive an equal number of points in the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards program.

If you’re looking to make the jump, for starters, you’ll first need to be enrolled in Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards, if not a member already.

Next, donate all Fontier EarlyReturns miles to an EarlyReturns charitable donation program of your choice.

Finally, submit a copy of your Frontier EarlyReturns statement denoting the mileage donation with an account balance of zero, along with name, Southwest Rapid Rewards account number, and phone number to:

Full Promotion Details

Status Match Program

Normally when you hear of a status match program, it’s between the legacy carriers. However, if you’re also a Wisconsin EarlyReturns Ascent or Summit Member, you’ll receive complimentary Rapid Rewards A-List status and AirTran A+ Rewards Elite status.

Once again, you’ll need a Southwest Rapid Rewards account to get started, if you don’t already have one. Next, submit a copy of your current tier card or statement indicating your name and tier status, along with your Rapid Rewards account number, AirTran A+ Rewards account number, and phone number to

The process may take four to six weeks after request submission.


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