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Last Chance Deals: Shop ’till these bonuses drop

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some of the best ongoing deals around. We’ve got a number of key shopping-related bonuses ending this week. Earn bonus miles while you can with the major airline shopping portals — each of them has a bonus that ends today or tomorrow. If you happy to have the Walmart credit card, this might be a great week to get some…

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Currencies gaining value: from expanded availability to new partners

Amex Transfer Partners

This week brought great news on the award currency front — whether expanded award availability with an Amex transfer partner, Citi’s addition of a valuable new partner, or some juicy gossip about the future of Starroitt-Marlton Rewards, the state of miles and points looks a bit brighter as of late. ANA offering better award availability to their own members I love earning transferable currencies for the variety of partners to whom you can transfer. Foreign…

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$90/yr for unlimited movies; existing users, too

A couple of months ago, I wrote about what many people thought sounded like an insane deal: $9.95 per month for Unlimited movies in the movie theater. I had previous experience with MoviePass and knew the service was legit, but I understood the general skepticism. If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is — but MoviePass is a notable exception in my book. Yesterday, it got even better: new users can now sign up for…

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The Fine Print: No Class-Actions Against Banks? So What

With President Trump’s signature, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) rule that would have given consumers the right to opt out of arbitration will not go into effect. This means that consumers will have to file their grievances individually in a private arbitration instead of as a consolidated group in a public court of law.

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Stacking for a great price on cookware at Macy’s

If you’re looking for a new set of stainless steel pots and pans, Macy’s has a nice deal today that can be stacked with an increased payout of 8 miles per dollar from the Alaska Airlines shopping portal. Additionally, there is a portal bonus that would yield another 500 miles after you spend $150 or more through the portal. Theoretically, that means you would need to find a cheap filler (more on that below). You can also combo this…

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Great new targeted offer out for 75K Delta miles

Several members of our Frequent Miler Insiders Facebook group reported receiving a great targeted offer today for the Gold Delta SkyMiles credit cards (both personal and business versions): up to 75,000 SkyMiles: 50,000 miles after making $2,000 in purchases in the first 3 months and a further 25,000 miles after making an additional $1,000 in purchases in the first 6 months. I don’t recall ever seeing a better offer on the Gold Delta SkyMiles cards. The Offer: Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit…

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Last Chance Deals: Unleash the alchemist, rebates on awards & gift cards, free Amazon music 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. If you’re looking to unleash your inner alchemist, today is your last chance to buy Choice points at a bonus. Don’t forget to claim your free credit towards Amazon Music Unlimited by Tuesday. I’ve already maxed out the Best Buy gift card deal, but you’ll want to check that out before Saturday if…

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A reloadable prepaid Visa, free activities, and a new award chart sweet spot

Each week, we highlight some interesting reads from the week around the ‘net. This week, we have a fun dream to dream, the possibility of a new low-cost carrier in the US market, free things you can do on your next trip, and more. Read on for a recap of some choice selections around the web. New Prepaid Rewards Debit Card Launching I filled up my gas tank this afternoon. As I paid inside the…

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11% back at many stores with Ebates today

Today only, in honor of 11/11, Ebates is offering 11% cash back at a wide range of stores (including several with good Amex Offers like Lenovo and Dell). The Deal Get 11% cash back (or more) at many retailers today Click here for a direct link to Ebates. Quick Thoughts Some of these stores are seeing increased rates for the first time in a while. However, always check Cashbackmonitor.com to make sure you’re getting the…

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