Uncategorized

Category Archives for Uncategorized.

Last Chance Deals: 4X Fuel Points, SPG Skiing Deals & More

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some other deals that are due to end soon. We’re switching things up to make this weekly Last Chance Deals series a little shorter. We’ll now be publishing a list of deals due to end in the coming week, as well as those due to end by the end of the month. Both these and all other deals due to…

Continue Reading »

Outrageous schemes, Amex benefits, and a Kimpton Suite

Outdoor Dining at Nobu Malibu

This week at Frequent Miler, we presented three outrageous schemes that just.. might… work…  We also covered a number of Amex things ranging from previously unknown perks for all cardholders to new cards with their own new signup bonuses and perks.  Read on for all that and more in this Frequent Miler week in review. How To Stay At A Hilton Hotel For Free Until April 30th Guest author John Klukas showed us how it’s…

Continue Reading »

Last Chance Deals: 45k Wyndham, 5k Alaska & More

Last Chance Deals

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. There are several good deals due to expire in the next few days, including the increased 45,000 point Wyndham Rewards credit card signup bonus and the opportunity to earn 5,000 Mileage Plan miles from Alaska Airlines. Without further ado, here are this week’s Last Chance Deals. Those are followed by deals that Won’t Last Long and…

Continue Reading »

Chase shutdown week, the dark side of the hobby, your predictably irrational behavior and more

Each week at Frequent Miler, we keep an eye on articles across the net to bring you our week in review around the web. This week, we have a number of stories of Chase shutdowns that are a good reminder to keep your addiction to miles and points under control. Speaking of that addiction, there is a post on the dark side of the hobby for those who might not be able to let go…

Continue Reading »

Secret cards, secret deals, the secrets to a Companion pass without flying and more

This week at Frequent Miler, hotel talk dominated the conversation: we talked about secret hotel cards and revealed how to find the oddly secret Hyatt points plus cash deals that had some hotels pricing from 2500 points and $18. We furthermore contemplated what to with hotel cards on the verge of conversion and how to eek out great value from hotel points with Marriott Travel Packages. Read on for all that and more in this…

Continue Reading »

Hilton program changes: a net win

This morning, Greg wrote a post about whether or not you should cancel your Hilton card ahead of the big changes coming to the credit card lineup (See: Should you cancel your Hilton card before January 18th?). The credit cards aren’t the only big change coming for Hilton Honors — Hilton has announced some changes to the Hilton Honors loyalty program. When programs announce changes, they almost always present poor value. In this case, Hilton has…

Continue Reading »

Discounts via new Google Pay (Android Pay + Google Wallet are merging)

Over the past couple of years, Google has had a couple of different payment platforms: Android Pay for Android devices, and Google Wallet, which is an online wallet that can be used on desktop devices / browsers or to pay within apps from the Google Play store. Today, Google announced that in the coming months they are merging the platforms into Google Pay. Along with that announcement, they are offering discounts at several retailers that are already accepting Google…

Continue Reading »

Huge $1,000 bonus for referring friends to invest

Acorns is a micro-investing platform that’s been around for quite a while now. It first came to my attention last year, when I signed up for an account — though I’ll admit that I never actually funded it and forgot I even had the account. That changed when a reader named Clint reached out a couple of days ago to make me aware of a new referral bonus being offered by Acorns: if you get 10…

Continue Reading »

Last Chance Deals: Skiing in Aspen, 100K miles from Lending Club & more

The End

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. Last week saw the end of a ton of deals as it was also the last day of 2017. This week’s a little quieter with how many offers are ending, but there are still some deals you might find worth jumping on. Without further ado, here are this week’s Last Chance Deals. Those are…

Continue Reading »