About Nick Reyes

Nick Reyes is a (fairly) regular guy with an animalistic passion for maximizing the value of miles and money to travel the world in comfort and style. There is little in life that he loves more than finding a fantastic deal and helping you shop smarter & harder to achieve your travel dreams.

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Back-to-school Portal Promotions

Several airline shopping portals are running promotions awarding bonus miles for meeting spending thresholds. So far, we have seen promotions from both American Airlines and Southwest Airlines. Back-to-school promotions are common at this time of year, and it’s great to see a couple already starting. American Airlines: Up to 2K bonus miles The Deal Spend $150 or more, get 500 bonus miles Spend $300 or more, get 1,000 bonus miles Spend $500 or more, get 2,000 bonus miles Direct link to portal…

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4X additional Membership Rewards for Gas [targeted]

Update: Several readers have reported seeing this offer on Everyday and Everyday Preferred cards as well. An extra 4X on a card that already bonuses gas purchases would be huge. It’s definitely worth keeping an eye out for this offer. Check your Amex Offers — a reader reports receiving the following offer for 4 additional Membership Rewards points per dollar on their Business Platinum card, for a total of 5X at gas stations through 9/30/17. The Deal Earn an…

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Citi Prestige 75K link live

As reported by Doctor of Credit and The Points Guy, the Citi Prestige 75K offer is now live. The Deal 75,000 bonus ThankYou points after spending $7,500 in purchases within 3 months of account opening Key Details $450 annual fee is not waived $50 fee for additional users $250 annual Air Travel Credit 3X on airfare & hotels 2X on dining and entertainment 1X on all other purchases 4th night free on hotel bookings (see our previous post –…

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Last Chance Deals: Month-end offers are coming, get ready now

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. As the end-of-month is coming up not this week but next Monday, we only find one deal ending this week. Still, it may be wise to glance over the list of deals ending next week as well so you aren’t left at the last minute trying to take advantage of as many deals…

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A sweet spot and what to do with those Citi points

Welcome to this week’s Frequent Miler week in review around the web, where we recap some of the stories that caught our eye around the net. Enjoy! Get SPG Points on Broadway Shows While I can agree with Jon at No Mas Coach that earning Starpoints on Broadway tickets is better than not earning Starpoints on Broadway tickets, that logic only holds true if prices are constant. My initial reaction was that Audience Rewards would be a…

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Like sands through the hourglass: the final countdown

The clock is ticking: are you counting down the hours until Prestige benefits disappear, or are you counting down the time until you can take down the new 75K signup bonus? July 23rd looms in the not-so-distant future. If you’re looking to book a few rounds of golf or get into the Admirals Club, the final countdown has approached. But do you need to make your 4th night free booking today? Can you get the…

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Get Amex Offers on Blue Business Plus

Yesterday, we published a quick deal about how even more merchants have been added to the list of places where you can earn 2X Membership Rewards through the end of this year. That promotion is really an extra 1X on top of your everyday earnings (meaning you will earn 2X or more depending on what your chosen card regularly earns on said spend). In that post, I mentioned that I added many of the offers to…

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More Amex 2X Merchants

American Express has added merchants to the list of places where you can earn 2X Membership Rewards from now through December 31, 2017. You need to register your card for each merchant in order to earn 2X. The Deal Register for 2X Membership Rewards at the following merchants (several new merchants added) Direct link to promotion Full list of merchants (many online-only) now includes: Neiman Marcus  Best Buy Macy’s Home Depot Pottery Barn Gap Bergdorf Goodman West…

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Huge hotel discount with T-Mobile Tuesday

Today’s T-Mobile Tuesday giveaways include a discount at HotelStorm that is showing some huge value on certain properties/dates. My first search showed an example hotel that is $200 less than the next best price for a single-night, refundable rate. This one is worth a look. The Deal Huge discounts through HotelStorm and T-Mobile Tuesday (advertised as 25% off or more, and I’ve definitely found more than 25%) Key Terms Must be a T-Mobile customer Must “claim” the…

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