united.com gift registry
united.com gift registries allow you to receive the perfect gift for a variety of occasions, including weddings, birthdays, graduations and more. When you set up a united.com gift registry, friends and family members can help fulfill your travel dreams by depositing money into your registry or TravelBank account. You can use these contributions to purchase air travel on united.com (including tickets, taxes and surcharges). Once you create your registry, you can even send announcements to family and friends with instructions on how to deposit money into your account, making the process even more convenient united.com gift registries are limited to one per MileagePlus® member. A minimum contribution of $25 USD is required.
MileagePlus gift registry
With a MileagePlus gift registry, friends and family members can help you see the world by purchasing miles for you or transferring them into your registry account. Once miles are deposited into your MileagePlus registry account, they can be redeemed for air travel, hotel stays, car rentals, merchandise, once in a lifetime experiences and more. You can also establish a gift registry page to help someone else enjoy award miles. Create a registry for a family member or friend who has a special event on the horizon, and notify others who may want to make a contribution. Family and friends will enjoy fulfilling the recipient's travel wishes, and will also appreciate the no guess-work giving that a MileagePlus gift registry offers. Purchased miles cost $35 USD per 1,000 miles, plus a 7.5% excise tax. A maximum of 100,000 miles is permitted per purchase.