Check your email if you hold an American Express Open credit card (Open cards are business credit cards). I received a bonus spend offer this week for my Business Delta Gold Card. There are also targeted offers being sent out for the Business Starwood SPG credit card. (sadly I didn’t receive that one) If you […]Read more "Targeted Spend Offer for American Express Open Cards – 5,000-10,000 Bonus Points"
It’s not often that an airline will match your point balance from a different airline. In fact, I can’t remember the last time this occurred, I really hope other airlines follow suit! As you probably know by now, Alaska Airlines and Virgin America are teaming up to make the West Coast’s ‘premier airline’. JetBlue did make a bid […]Read more "Awesome Opportunity to Earn JetBlue Points – Match Your Virgin Elevate Account Balance"
If you have held off on a new airline credit card, this would be a great time to pull the trigger on the Delta Gold card. American Express has increased the sign up bonus for both of their Delta Gold cards to 50,000 miles plus $50 in statement credit. When I say both I mean […]Read more "Increased Sign Up Bonus on Both Delta Gold Cards 50,000 Miles + $50"
Featured image courtesy of SkinnyLawyer United Airlines is running an award sale making your points effectively worth 25% more. This is one of those times where I tell folks, “see, if you wait to start collecting miles until you are ready to use them, it is far too late.” If you don’t have […]Read more "Discounted United Round-Trip Award Flights to Europe this Fall through Winter"
Featured image courtesy of Mike Mozart I absolutely love reward programs offered by retail stores like Best Buy, they are an offshoot of airline mileage and hotel programs. What does that mean for you and I, it means that there is always a way to maximize them! Best Buy rewards are “bucks” that […]Read more "Best Buy Gave Me $150 and They Don’t Even Know it"
Being forced to spend a couple thousand dollars in 90 days is not only difficult for some, it can be down-right scary. If you want to earn big sign-up bonuses for free travel it requires that you spend some money. The credit card companies are hoping you won’t pay the card off in full each […]Read more "How Gift Cards Can Help You Meet Your Minimum Spend"
I don’t know why this question isn’t blogged about very often. Everyone writes about how you can earn points and spend those points, but how long does it really take to receive them from the credit card company? There is nothing like waiting on a huge chunk of points, IE free travel, to show up […]Read more "How Long Does it Take to Receive My Points?"