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Canceling a flight booked with points

New Arrival

I purchased a flight for a family member using rapid reward points. He had to cancel the flight. I see that the points have credited back to my account. Is there a timeline in which they must be used and do they have to be used by him (like when purchasing with money). 

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Re: Canceling a flight booked with points

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No, points are simply returned to your account. They are not attached to a particular passenger or carry an expiration date, as travel funds do.

 

(Note that all points expire after 2 years without point earning activity.)

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Re: Canceling a flight booked with points

New Arrival
 
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Re: Canceling a flight booked with points

New Arrival

No timeline!