Calculate The Cost To Buy Choice Points

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Planning to buy Choice Points? Calculate the cost of the purchase first and see if they're worth buying based on the redemption.
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Last Updated 2022-05-10 By R.Flowers III

If you're a few points shy of your next redemption and transferring points to your Choice Privileges account isn't an option, you can buy Choice Points to top off your account.

How much does Choice points cost?

The cost to buy Choice points will vary based on how many you purchase in a single transaction. You will get the best price of 0.99 cents when you buy at least 10,000 points.

Points Purchased Cost Per Point (in cents)
1,000 - 4,000 Points 1.21 cents
5,000 - 9,000 Points 1.1 cents
10,000 - 120,000 Points 0.99 cents

How many Choice points can you buy?

You can buy as little as 1,000 Choice points for $12.10 and as many as 180,000 Choice points for $1,782 in a single transaction. Points can be purchased in 1,000-point increments, starting at 1,000 points.

You can buy up to 180,000 points per calendar year. This limit can change during promotions, so be aware that it may be possible to buy more than this several times per year.

Calculate the cost of buying Choice points

Use the Buy Points Calculator to determine the estimated cost of buying Choice Points.

How many Choice Points do you plan on buying?
Redemption Average Dollar Value
Total Cost $12.10

Is it worth it to buy Choice Points?

If you're short a few thousand points, buying Choice Points to top off your account can be worth it. For example, if a 4-night stay costs you 32,000 points and you only have 30,000 points, buying those extra 2,000 points would be a solid option assuming the redemption is offering good value.

Another reason for buying Choice Points is if you find a redemption in which buying points and redeeming them is better than paying cash. This isn't a frequent case when buying Choice Points at the standard rate, but can be when Choice Points can be purchased at a promotional price.

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Choice Points are on sale several times per year.

You never want to buy Choice Points (or any points/miles for that matter) just to buy them. You always want to have a plan so that you can avoid losing money. It's always best to run the numbers to make sure you're getting great value out of your purchase.

How To Buy Choice Points

  1. Go to the Buy Choice Points portal.
  2. Enter your first/last name, Choice member number, and email address to log in.
  3. Select how many Choice Points you want to buy.
  4. Fill out the payment details.
  5. Review the purchase, agree to the Terms and Conditions, and click Pay Now.

Choice Points will usually post to your account immedaitely, but it can take up to 24 hours for them to post. Once they do post, you'll be able to redeem them for free nights at Choice brand hotels.


How much do Choice points cost?

Choice Points cost between 0.99 and 1.21 cents per point to buy. You will get the best value when you buy 10,000 points or more.

How much does 1,000 Choice points cost to buy?

You can buy 1,000 Choice points for $12.10 from the Buy Points portal.

Can you buy Choice points for cheap?

Choice points are on sale several times per year through the buy points portal. You can also earn cash back buying points using TopCashback when you go to their portal page.

How many Choice points can you buy?

You can buy up to a total of 180,000 Choice points per calendar year.

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