Bidding

How does bidding work? Aug 08, 2014 11:01AM EDT

Bidding and purchasing on the United.com site is open to program members of United Airlines MileagePlus althou...

How do I place a bid? May 07, 2014 12:17PM EDT

Instructions on how to place a bid: Step 1: To bid on an item, please navigate to the detail page of the des...

How does maximum bidding work? May 07, 2014 12:18PM EDT

To place a maximum bid, decide the maximum amount of award miles you could spend on this auction and enter it ...

Can I bid for more award miles than I have in my MileagePlus account? May 07, 2014 12:27PM EDT

No, you cannot place a bid higher than your award miles balance at the time of placing the bid. MileagePlus wi...

What does minimum bid mean? May 07, 2014 12:28PM EDT

The minimum bid for an auction item is the least amount of award miles that you can bid at any given point in ...

If my bid is unsuccessful, what happens to my miles? May 07, 2014 12:29PM EDT

The award miles associated with your bid are not deducted from your account unless you are the winner of the a...

What is a Multiple Winner auction and how does it work? May 07, 2014 12:30PM EDT

The Multiple winner auction format is used to offer multiple identical items in one listing. If the item is av...

Is there a limit on the number of items I can win? Apr 21, 2015 10:22AM EDT

No, there is no limit. You may bid or purchase as often as you like. The more award miles you accumulate, the ...

How can I check on the status of my bid? May 07, 2014 12:32PM EDT

You can go directly to the item listing and view the bid history to check your bid status, or you can go to th...

How do I know if my bid was successful? May 07, 2014 12:32PM EDT

Once the auction closes for an item, you will be notified if your bid was successful via email. The email will...