Double status match opportunity with United Mileage Plus & Hertz Gold Plus

You may have read Todd’s post on Buying United Mileage Plus for cheap Star Alliance Business & First Class redemptions. With his experience in buying United Mileage Plus points for first class travel, Todd has uncovered a new way to utilise United Airlines’ status match to achieve Hertz Gold Rewards status.

United Airlines had recently announced that they will upgrade any of their Silver, Gold, Premier Platinum, and Premier 1K members to the equivalent (a generous perspective of Hertz Gold Rewards) status within the Hertz program.

In this guide, Todd explains the step-by-step process of achieving the two status matches (assuming you don’t already hold status with United Airlines). Continue reading…