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30% Transfer bonus and the best way to use it right now, Lifemiles adds 7,500 miles intra-US redemptions

30% Transfer bonus and the best way to use it right now, Lifemiles adds 7,500 miles intra-US redemptions

– American Express is running a 30% transfer bonus from Membership Rewards to Virgin Atlantic Flight redemptions using Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles can be great value BUT you need to book a Round Trip on partners (where the best value is) and pay fuel surcharges. Now that will make you think of Delta immediately […]

Posted on October 12, 2017 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Virgin Atlantic Airlines

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Sign up for the Amex EveryDay Credit Card and get 15,000 bonus Membership Rewards Points

Sign up for the Amex EveryDay Credit Card and get 15,000 bonus Membership Rewards Points

What’s the deal with the Amex EveryDay Credit Card? New applicants can earn 15,000 Membership Rewards Points with the American Express EveryDay Credit Card, when you spend just $1,000 on purchases in the first 3 months of cardmembership. The usual public offer is 10,000 points with a $1,000 spend. Amex EveryDay Credit Card you earn: 2 […]

Posted on August 3, 2017 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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Amazon.com $30 off $60 when you use just 1 Membership Rewards point! [possibly targeted]

Amazon.com $30 off $60 when you use just 1 Membership Rewards point! [possibly targeted]

What’s the deal with Amazon.com? You may already know that you can shop with Amex Membership Rewards points at Amazon.com, for part of or all of your order. Right now, many readers are reporting success with this current promotion of $30 off $60 off anything on Amazon.com, when you link your Amex MR account and […]

Posted on July 14, 2017 by in $25 off Amazon.com, Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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Free access to US Escape Lounges for American Express Platinum cardmembers

Free access to US Escape Lounges for American Express Platinum cardmembers

What’s the deal with free access to US Escape Lounges? MAG USA, the largest UK-owned airport group, has announced that Amex Platinum cardmembers (and up to 2 guests) will now enjoy complimentary access to the Escape Lounges in the United States. Standard walk-up entry usually costs $45 each (with $5 off if you pre-book), so […]

Posted on May 16, 2017 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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60,000 Amex Personal Platinum changes, 75,000 Platinum Business Cards, Indigo flying low, Qatar is loaning laptops, book Cathay Pacific flights with Miles & More

60,000 Amex Personal Platinum changes, 75,000 Platinum Business Cards, Indigo flying low, Qatar is loaning laptops, book Cathay Pacific flights with Miles & More

– American Express made the announced changes for Platinum cards live today – here’s what you need to know Personal Platinum cards now universally come with a 60,000 Membership Rewards sign-up bonus after $5,000 spend and a $550 annual fee. The Mercedes Benz Platinum Card was also changed to the same regime (the card comes […]

Posted on March 30, 2017 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Travel Industry Flight Status

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Amex Black Card and Platinum cardholders, read the rumors about PHL’s new Centurion Lounge

Amex Black Card and Platinum cardholders, read the rumors about PHL’s new Centurion Lounge

What’s the rumors for Amex Black Card and Platinum cardholders? We let you know in January this year that Philadelphia International Airport will be adding an American Express Centurion Lounge. We’ve reviewed Centurion lounges before, including the ones in San Francisco (pictured above), Mexico City and Dallas Forth Worth. In the US, you can also currently find Centurion Lounges in […]

Posted on February 3, 2017 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Travel Industry Flight Status

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Earn 10k in miles for each Delta Amex referral, up to 55,000 bonus SkyMiles

Earn 10k in miles for each Delta Amex referral, up to 55,000 bonus SkyMiles

What’s the deal with 10k in miles for each Delta Amex referral? American Express Delta SkyMiles cardmembers usually earn bonus miles for referring your friends, but it’s doubled right now, so you get 10,000 bonus SkyMiles for each approved referral rather than 5,000. The offer page also states that the referred friends will receive an elevated welcome bonus, […]

Posted on November 25, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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Amex EveryDay 15,000 and Amex EveryDay Preferred 30,000 and how to get those American Express incognito offers to show

Amex EveryDay 15,000 and Amex EveryDay Preferred 30,000 and how to get those American Express incognito offers to show

American Express has been masterfully designing custom offers at their website for some time. For many (if not all) cards they have ‘Special Offers’ that often give a much higher sign-up bonus for the same card. Since American Express is now serious about once in a lifetime bonus this matters. Right now these two cards […]

Posted on October 28, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express up to $500 cashback

SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express up to $500 cashback

What’s the deal with the SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express? Business owners can now earn up to $500 cashback as statement credits when you are approved for the SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express through January 25th, 2017. With this limited-time offer, you earn a $250 statement credit when you spend $5,000 on […]

Posted on October 13, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards

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Get 100,000 Bonus Membership Rewards points with The Business Platinum Card from American Express

Get 100,000 Bonus Membership Rewards points with The Business Platinum Card from American Express

Learn more about the 100,000 Business Platinum Card from American Express. The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express American Express has seriously improved the American Express Business Platinum as of October 2016. Earn 50,000 Membership Rewards® points after you spend $5,000 and an extra 50,000 points after you spend an additional $10,000 all on […]

Posted on October 7, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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Wow – 100,000 American Express Business Platinum offer and more changes to American Express Platinum cards

Wow – 100,000 American Express Business Platinum offer and more changes to American Express Platinum cards

Competition is a wonderful thing sometimes – with the launch of the Chase Sapphire Reserve at the competition American Express is finally improving their rather stale American Express Platinum offer. Here is the new public 100,000 sign-up link. Here are the changes: – the company has again a PUBLIC (!) offer for the 100,000 American […]

Posted on October 6, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Ultimate Rewards

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Featured – Another Delta Sweet Double – 127,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what we would do with it

Featured – Another Delta Sweet Double – 127,000 miles with two limited-time credit card offers – and here is what we would do with it

Please note – this post is pinned to the home page – scroll down for new posts. American Express continues to impress us with its limited-time offers; again, they have chosen two Delta SkyMiles mileage-earning cards – the Platinum Delta Skymiles® Credit Card from American Express and the Gold Delta Skymiles® Business Credit Card from American […]

Posted on October 5, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Delta Skymiles

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New American Express Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Cards – now two free nights (Category 1-5)

New American Express Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Cards – now two free nights (Category 1-5)

American Express has relaunched their Starwood Preferred Guest credit cards and now offers two free nights at any Category 1-5 Starwood hotel. It’s a shame that the nights are not usebale at any Starwood property in the world without the category restriction. So far only the SPG Business Card has a known application link. This […]

Posted on September 22, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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American Express Starwood cards offers – 25,000 Starpoints and two free nights

American Express Starwood cards offers – 25,000 Starpoints and two free nights

Apply for the Starwood Preferred Guest Personal Credit Card here and the Business Credit Card here. American Express Starwood cards – what are the offers? The Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express is offering 25,000 bonus Starpoints when you use your card to spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 3 months and the Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card […]

Posted on September 1, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Starwood Hotels

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Get 40,000 Bonus Membership Rewards points with The Platinum Card from American Express

Get 40,000 Bonus Membership Rewards points with The Platinum Card from American Express

Learn more about The Platinum Card from American Express here. You can get 100,000 additional Membership Rewards with The Business Platinum Card from American Express. The Platinum Card from American Express Get 40,000 points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases in your first 3 months $200 Airline Fee Credit. Up […]

Posted on August 31, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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50% more Avios when you transfer Membership Rewards to BA Executive Club

50% more Avios when you transfer Membership Rewards to BA Executive Club

What’s the deal with 50% more Avios? Right now, you can earn 50% more Avios points when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards to British Airways Executive Club. You need to transfer at least 250 Membership Rewards and then in increments of 250 Membership Rewards with this limited-time promotion. With the current bonus, 1 Membership […]

Posted on August 11, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios

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5,000 bonus Hilton HHonors points with two stays paid with select Amex

5,000 bonus Hilton HHonors points with two stays paid with select Amex

What’s the deal with bonus Hilton HHonors points? If you have a Hilton HHonors™ Card from American Express or an American Express Hilton HHonors Surpass Card, you can now earn 5,000 bonus points with two completed Hilton stays. The two stays can be anytime from August 1st through the end of October, 2016, so you […]

Posted on July 29, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Hilton Honor

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SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express up to $500 cashback or $250 statement credit

SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express up to $500 cashback or $250 statement credit

What’s the deal with the SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express? Business owners can earn up to $500 cashback or a one-time credit statement of $250 when you are approved for the SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express through August 3rd, 2016. We recently posted about the new-and-improved card with the […]

Posted on July 28, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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10,000 Membership Rewards points when you enroll in Extended Payment Option [targeted]

10,000 Membership Rewards points when you enroll in Extended Payment Option [targeted]

What’s the deal with Membership Rewards points? You could earn 10,000 American Express Membership Rewards when you enroll in the Extended Payment Option with this targeted offer through August 15th, 2016. The Extended Payment Option allows you more flexibility to carry a balance or pay in full each month on eligible cards of $100 or […]

Posted on July 15, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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PayPal users still earn points and miles (and you can add Amex cards to pay retailers who may not accept Amex!)

PayPal users still earn points and miles (and you can add Amex cards to pay retailers who may not accept Amex!)

If you link your cards to PayPal, do you still earn points, miles or cashback as usual? It’s useful to know that if you link your credit cards to your PayPal account, you will still earn points, miles and cashback when you purchase items. It’s not clearly advertised, so many people could be put off […]

Posted on July 4, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Travel Deals

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Book the Hilton Explore NYC package and get a $100 Amex gift card and $25 Uber credit!

Book the Hilton Explore NYC package and get a $100 Amex gift card and $25 Uber credit!

What’s the deal with the Hilton Explore NYC package? From tomorrow, July 1st, 2016, Hilton HHonors members can earn a $100 American Express gift card and a $25 Uber single-ride credit when you book and complete a two or four-night stay at a participating New York City hotel. The 8 properties participating in this great promotion […]

Posted on June 30, 2016 by in $1,250 bonus for Uber Drivers, Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Hilton Honor, Hotel deals with Points

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SPG Business cardmembers earn up to 10,000 bonus Starpoints [possibly targeted]

SPG Business cardmembers earn up to 10,000 bonus Starpoints [possibly targeted]

What’s the deal for SPG Business cardmembers? Readers with Starwood Preferred Guest® Business Credit Cards are reporting receiving emails with the chance to earn either 5,000 or 10,000 bonus Starpoints with a qualifying spend on your card. You can earn: 5,000 bonus Starpoints when you spend $5,000 on qualifying purchases An additional 5,000 bonus Starpoints […]

Posted on June 28, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Starwood Hotels

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Wells Fargo Propel American Express® Credit Card – Earn up to triple points and a 10% annual bonus

Wells Fargo Propel American Express® Credit Card – Earn up to triple points and a 10% annual bonus

What’s the deal with the Wells Fargo Propel American Express® Credit Card? Launched just a few months ago, this credit card is Wells Fargo’s third Amex and third Propel card, joining alongside the Propel World and Propel 365 products. It offers cardmembers the ability to maximize everyday spending, with triple rewards points at US gas stations and double points […]

Posted on June 10, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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25% more HawaiianMiles when you transfer Membership Rewards points

25% more HawaiianMiles when you transfer Membership Rewards points

What’s the deal with HawaiianMiles? American Express Membership Rewards members can currently get 1,250 HawaiianMiles per 1,000 Membership Rewards points, with the 25% bonus promotion. Transfer at least 1,000 points to Hawaiian Airlines miles through June 21st, 2016, to get the bonus. There is an excise tax offset fee of $0.0006 per point (up to a maximum fee […]

Posted on June 9, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards

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