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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Awesome: $298 RT New York to Israel

WOW Air is running a promotion: $149 each way between New York and Tel Aviv, Israel. Round trip to Israel for less than $300 is amazing. Note that at that price, you can not check a bag or select your seat, but you can add on those things that you need and skip the extras you don’t and still have an incredible price. If they don’t have a flight available for your preferred date in one direction, keep…

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Finally targeted for a good IHG Accelerate promo

While most banks, airlines, and hotel programs have been cracking down on “gaming”, IHG has taken the opposite approach.  They’ve regularly run promotions that are like games.  They target different customers with different challenges in order to earn bonus points. The problem for me has been that most of my offers in the past have been terrible.  With the latest IHG Q3 Accelerate promo, though, I like what I see! To register for this promo…

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Great deal: Flight + $250 in GCs + Uber credit for about $400 (depending on your itinerary)

At conferences like Frequent Traveler University, I have often heard rumblings about Upside, but until today I had never given it much of a look. Then, I saw a promotion this morning at Doctor of Credit: if you sign up through someone’s referral link (more on this below), you can get a $250 gift card for making a package booking of $400 or more. What makes this deal great is that the “package” can include Flight + Uber…

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Wow: Up to 11 miles per $1 at Apple today

Checking out this morning’s Frequent Miler Portal Alerts, we can see that American Airlines is offering a really good payout on Apple products today at 7X American Airlines AAdvantage miles per $1. This could be stacked with the current shopping portal bonus for up to 11 miles per dollar if you were to spend exactly $500. That’s an awesome return on Apple products. The Deal Earn 7 miles per dollar at the Apple store through the American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping Portal…

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