Keep or cancel Sapphire Reserve?

It’s been a year since Chase unveiled their blockbuster new credit card: Chase Sapphire Reserve.  Chase originally launched the card with an eye popping signup bonus: 100,000 points after $4K spend (the offer has since dropped to 50,000 points).  Even though the card has a $450 annual fee, the combination of the giant signup bonus and card perks make it a no-brainer and a huge number of people signed up for the card. Now, many…

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Southwest 60K offers back: Companion Pass after $4K spend

The Chase Southwest Premier and Plus credit cards are back with 60,000-point signup bonuses on each, meaning it is once again possible to earn a Southwest Companion Pass with just 2 credit card signups. This time of year is probably the least desirable time to earn a Companion Pass in terms of the length of validity, but if you find yourself under 5/24 and you don’t intend to stay there long enough to wait, these offers…

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$200 Staples Gift Card + $25 eBay GC + 5X

PayPal Digital Gifts is selling a $200 Staples Gift Card and bundling a free $25 eBay Gift Code with it (for $200 total). PayPal Digital Gifts has been known to code at 5X on Chase Ink Cash / Chase Ink Plus (no longer available) cards. The Deal $200 Staples Gift card + $25 eBay Gift Code for $200 Direct link to item Key Terms Stated limit is 5 per buyer, but according to Miles to Memories,…

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New Citi transfer partner: Turkish Airlines

As first reported by Gary Leff at View from the Wing, Citi Thank You points has added a brand new transfer partner: Turkish Miles & Smiles. Thank You points transfer to Turkish at a 1:1 ratio in increments of a thousand, and we have added this information to our Citi Tansfer Partners page. What’s the award chart look like? As far as I can tell, Turkish doesn’t publish an award chart. However, Loyalty Lobby worked…

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Last Chance Deals: Cheap flights to Hawaii, great transfer bonus, points-for-furniture and more

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. This week, we posted a number of popular limited-time deals that won’t last long — and as a result, you’ll see a longer-than-usual “Won’t Last Long” section below — including flights to Hawaii from cheap to $10-per-month-all-you-can-watch movies, and the last call for a signup bonus worth up to $1,000. In the Last Chance Deals for…

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Can you predict transfer bonuses? Is bill pay a good idea? Do resort fees earn points? These answers and more

Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week in Review around the web, where we highlight some great reads from around the net. This week, we bring you a round-the-world premium cabin trip for 129K points, how to use those Free Friday certs, and answers to the title questions. Read on for the details. Is There A Pattern To American Express Transfer Bonuses? We often report transfer bonuses when you can earn some extra mileage with your…

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More returns with minimal efforts

Whether you’ve got a college tuition bill to pay or you’re booking a flight or hotel and wouldn’t mind a $250 rebate, we’ve got the ways for you to to get more back on every penny you lay out without breaking a sweat. Read on for some easy ways to maximize returns in this week in review at Frequent Miler, where we recap the key stories of the week. Double-dipping college rewards As the inventor…

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Nice fares to Hawaii from all over the US & Canada into March 2018

I just caught a post at Heels First Travel that highlighted an airfare sale first posted at Scott’s Cheap Flights with a list of great prices to Hawaii from all over the US and Canada for travel from September 2017 to March 2018 (excluding some dates around the major holidays). The standout fares to me were from Toronto and Montreal at $412-$450 (in US Dollars) round trip to Honolulu, Maui, and The Big Island (Kona). In fact, these cheap fares are even available during the Van’s…

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Business Class to Europe from $1735. Use w/ Delta Amex offer to save more

All three alliances have some great business class fares to Europe this fall, with flights on Delta, Lufthansa, American, and Air France / KLM pricing out from $1735 round trip from New York to Frankfurt. Other great prices are also available to Zurich, Paris, Amsterdam and more and from Houston, Seattle, and other parts of the country and on other carries including trips on Air Canada and United. If you added the Delta Amex Offer ($160 back on $800 or more, both targeted and long since disappeared if you did…

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