@dfwskier wrote: The value of points has not changed. It reamains x points per dollar of fare. However if the $ fares are higher, then the number of points to buy those fares also is higher. X = 78. ;) This factor last changed one year ago (April, 2018) when Southwest shifted from WGA points fares primarily at a variable 72-76 point per $1 cost (while also lowering the number of points required for Anytime and BS fares). Historically, since the introduction of the points-based system, Southwest has instituted a devaluation almost annually. While it seems we may be "due" for another adjustment, I suspect that won't happen anytime soon, due the current circumstances under which Southwest is operating.
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