Amex SPG transfer rate up to 50%

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For a limited time, Amex is allowing transfer of points to SPG at a transfer rate of 50%. Normal transfer rates are usually 33%. 50% transfer rate is effective until November 30, 2014. Normally transferring points from Amex to SPG …

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Amex Business Gold card 50,000 points offer making the rounds

Amex has a current public offer for 50,000 membership rewards bonus points after spending $5,000 within the first 3 months of getting the card. The $175 annual fee is waived for the first year, and this card usually requires a …

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Getting to Las Vegas for free with British Airways Avios

A few days ago we flew to Sin City to enjoy the lights, the sounds and the shows of what the city has to offer. We saw the hotels, gambled a little, and saw a Cirque du Soleil show. To …

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Free Priority check-in when booking AA with Avios

Twice in the past 3 months we have been able to verify that when you use your Avios to book a domestic flight on its partner, American Airlines, you are automatically given Group 1 Priority check-in. Priority check-in not only …

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75,000 points offer from American Express – act quickly

UPDATE: 3/14/2013  - THIS DEAL IS NOW DEAD. Congrats to all of you who got in on time! There’s a link going around in this Flyertalk thread that has the American Express Business Gold Rewards card fee-free for the first year …

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Another round of 100,000 Amex points posted!

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A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the 100,000 Amex Membership Reward points that posted to my account for the incredible deal that got released by American Express for their Platinum card. Both me and my wife got in on …

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Summary of airline and hotel expiration policies

As a general rule, most airline and hotel programs require some level of activity in your account in order to avoid expiration. These are the main airline and hotel programs that we use, the period of inactivity that will make …

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Amex 100,000 bonus points posted!

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At the beginning of this month we alerted everyone about an amazing deal from American Express for their Platinum card product. The deal required $3,000 in spending in 3 months for 100,000 bonus points. All of us jumped in on …

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Last call for American Express 75,000 points offer

Today is the last day to apply for the American Express Business Gold card, which is currently offering 75,000 Membership Reward points after spending $10,000 within the first 4 months of account opening. The $175 annual fee is waived for …

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Amex Global Entry $100 credit posted successfully

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At the beginning of this month we alerted everyone about an incredible offer from American Express for their Platinum card for 100,000 Membership Reward points. The card comes with many benefits, including $200 annual reimbursable airline credit, which we already …

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