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Get 5,000 Wyndham Bonus Points when you stay Sunday through Thursday

Get 5,000 Wyndham Bonus Points when you stay Sunday through Thursday

Interesting promo by Wyndham Rewards – get 5,000 extra points per stay if you arrive Sunday and stay until Thursday. Now through September 2, 2014, earn 5,000 Wyndham Rewards® Bonus Points, on top of your regular points, when you book a stay to arrive Sunday – Thursday at any of the participating Wyndham hotels and […]

Posted on July 6, 2014 by in Uncategorized

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Delta now selling gift certificates

Delta now selling gift certificates

Delta has updated its website and is now selling gift certificates (something other airlines have done for a long time). "Giving or receiving the gift of travel is now incredibly easy for our customers," said Bob Kupbens, vice president – Marketing and Digital Commerce. "We want to make it easy for customers to do business […]

Posted on May 13, 2014 by in Delta Skymiles

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Interview with Clint Johnston of triphackr.com

Interview with Clint Johnston of triphackr.com

Today's featured travel blogger is Clint Johnston – the brain behind triphackr.com How, why and when did you get started to blog your thoughts on travel? I had been traveling for years and never even considered starting a blog. It wasn't until I began reading other travel blogs that inspired me to start Triphackr. I […]

Posted on May 12, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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New Medallion Choice Benefits from Delta

New Medallion Choice Benefits from Delta

Delta offers new Medallion Choice Benefits to Platinum and Diamond Medallions (those who have qualified for 2014 status, or those who have already re-qualified for 2015 status). All you need is to log in to your account and choose your gift – with Platinum Medallion you can chose one gift and Diamond Medallion you can […]

Posted on March 12, 2014 by in Delta Skymiles

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How to get nearly 20% off all Hyatt Stays Part 2

How to get nearly 20% off all Hyatt Stays Part 2

In Part 1 of this article, I detailed how using a combination of the AMEX Open program, Topcashback and SPG points from purchasing gift cards would get you a roughly 10% discount on all Hyatt stays. Here's the rest of the equation in bumping that discount up to 20%. There is currently a 10% discount […]

Posted on December 27, 2013 by in World of Hyatt

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How to get nearly 20% off all Hyatt Stays

How to get nearly 20% off all Hyatt Stays

Coming off of my previous post on Hyatt's new "Endless Possibilities" promotion, I've since learned that there's a great way to save nearly 20% off of all Hyatt stays within the US, Canada and the Caribbean. Although Hyatt has one of the smallest footprints out of all the major hotel chains, I've found my stays […]

Posted on December 26, 2013 by in World of Hyatt

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Do this Now: 3% Cashback on AMEX Gift Cards

Do this Now:  3% Cashback on AMEX Gift Cards

Manufactured spending is basically the act of putting extra spend on your points and mileage earning credit cards at little to no cost for the sole purpose of building up your miles/points totals. Sometimes, on rare occasions, you'll find an opportunity where you can actually do this and also make money. Buying AMEX Gift cards […]

Posted on December 16, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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It’s Not Too Late to Buy Chase Gift Cards

It’s Not Too Late to Buy Chase Gift Cards

Manufactured spend is a great way to make minimum spends on new credit cards and pad your mileage accounts. For those not familiar with the term, it's essentially using your miles/points earning credit cards to purchase cash equivalent products that you can then redeposit to pay off the original credit card obligation. Although there are […]

Posted on September 10, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Top Student Beginner Credit Cards

Top Student Beginner Credit Cards

401(K) 2013 Being a college student, one of the most common questions I get asked after discussing my miles and points hobby is, "How do I get started?!". The land of credit cards and credit can seem like wading into a whole new mysterious world for a beginner. I will often tell my friends that […]

Posted on September 7, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Best Way to Earn Points: Highlight – Chase Ink Plus

Best Way to Earn Points: Highlight – Chase Ink Plus

Disclaimer: The following is not linked to any affiliate credit. Just merely a way to point out key points in your point earning options. A common question always asked is "What is the best way to earn a bank of miles and points?" The most commonly cited answer is credit card signup bonuses. This FlyerTalk […]

Posted on May 31, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Daily Getaways deals are coming back

Daily Getaways deals are coming back

The Daily Getaways are coming back with some deals you might be able to use. Last year, the demand was so high that most good packages went away within few seconds. I was lucky enough to buy Hyatt points at 1 cent each. This year, they promise to offer more packages and have a better […]

Posted on May 30, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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PlasticJungle shutting down

PlasticJungle shutting down

PlasticJungle just announced the closure of their site: The team at Plastic Jungle would like to thank you for your participation in our gift card programs over the past seven years. Since 2006, Plastic Jungle has been a leader in providing you with great deals on gift cards in a secure marketplace. As our business […]

Posted on May 14, 2013 by in Uncategorized

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Chase Gift Cards with NO fees/ no shipping charges

Chase Gift Cards with NO fees/ no shipping charges

This completely slipped by but thanks to FTU I learned about it – Chase is offering VISA Gift cards with NO fees and NO shipping. From the reports on Slickdeals the credit card transaction does code as purchase not as cash advance when using a Chase card. Citibank and Barclays may be different though. Note […]

Posted on April 29, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Use Visa Gift Cards as Debit cards to make purchases

Use Visa Gift Cards as Debit cards to make purchases

Dvortygirl MillionMileSecrets shares his experiences with the new feature of some Visa gift cards to be used as Debit Cards. You may wonder why this is relevant at all? Well many of us buy these gift cards the increase the spend on our credit cards either to hit the minimum spend requirement or to earn […]

Posted on April 7, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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