Get 25% more miles when converting hotel points to AAdvantage miles

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American Airlines is currently offering a 25% transfer bonus when converting hotel points to AAdvantage miles. While converting hotel points to miles is pretty much never a good deal, this might be useful to those with orphan hotel points or …

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British Airways 100,000 Offer is Back Yet Again!

One of our favorite sign up bonuses is back yet again. Chase has brought back the British Airways VISA Signature card 100,000 bonus Avios offer.  If you didn’t get in last time, this is as great promotion!  This time around you get the following: …

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3x points on first Friday of every month with Chase Sapphire – all 2014

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Your Chase Sapphire card will now earn you 3 points per dollar spent (instead of the usual 2 points) when you use your card at restaurants the first Friday of every month in 2014. No registration is required. Simply mark …

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If you’ve never joined Southwest, now is the time! 2,500 bonus points just for signing up

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Southwest is now offering an extremely generous sign up bonus like I’ve never seen before. Essentially, you get 2,000 bonus points for enrolling, an additional 250 when you sign up for their report email summary, and another 250 when you …

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Amazing Citi Executive World Elite MasterCard 100,000 AA miles offer

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In a sweeping move yesterday, Citibank stepped up and is currently offering a sign-up bonus of 100,000 AAdvantage miles for their Executive World Elite MasterCard. The offer requires you to spend $10,000 within the first 3 months of getting the …

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American Express available credit card referrals

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Add the American Express Platinum card to the SPG Amex as another card that is available for you to refer friends and family who would like to obtain the card. The American Express Platinum card will now give you 7,500 …

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Only a few days left to transfer Membership Reward points to Avios with a 20% bonus

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As the year comes to an end, the 20% transfer bonus from American Express Membership Rewards to Avios is also ending on December 31st, 2013. While I’m sitting this one out hoping for a larger bonus, it is a good …

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Amex SPG referrals are back!

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After a couple of years without showing face, I received a pleasant email from Amex a couple of days ago saying that referrals are now available for the SPG Amex personal and business cards. The SPG Amex is one of …

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Not sure what credit card to use? Try Reward Summit

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Thanks to our reader Pivotus for contacting us to inform us of Reward Summit. Which credit card to use I am always trying to use the best credit card for the right type of spend and inevitably I occasionally miss …

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Help Veteran Charities on this Veterans’ Day, thank those who serve, and earn bonus miles

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I’ve mentioned in the past that veteran charities are my favorite kind. The fact that men and women would voluntarily put themselves on harm’s way and take a bullet for their country so that we can all sleep safely every …

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