The Big ScoreBig Experiment:  Extreme Stacking with ScoreBig

ScoreBig Extreme Stacking

By Anita, Lab Manager Event ticket seller ScoreBig offers rewards and bonuses through a variety of portals and partners, offering the tantalizing possibility of triple, quadruple, quintuple, or even sextuple reward stacking. In the last two posts, we’ve covered ScoreBig’s pricing options and interfaces and how to use the Name A Ticket Price option.  In those posts, we’ve shown that it’s possible to get very good ticket prices through ScoreBig.  But, is it possible to…

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It’s not too late – Deals still alive as of 05/15/2016

deals still alive

Each week we publish a number of fantastic deals on the blog and in Quick Deals. Most deals don’t last long, but some hang around for awhile. In an effort to keep you up to date, we have gone back through each of the deals posted over the last couple of months to let you know which ones are still active. Deals added during the past week appear in bold. Here are the deals still…

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Enhancements to Plenti, Extreme Stacking HP & Ebates, 125K Under the Wire & More!


Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we recap what you might have missed from Frequent Miler during the week. Enjoy! This Week From Frequent Miler eBates 15% Cash Back Extreme Stacking game plan – Taking advantage of this week’s Ebates birthday celebration to maximize savings. Stacking Amex Offers + eBates Birthday Week 15% – Looking at the possibility of combining some available Amex Offers with the increased cash back at Ebates. HP Extreme Stacking laptops,…

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The Perfect Travel Trifecta, Getting Citi to Honor Their Bonus, Amex Platinum Dos & Dont’s & More!


Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we bring you some of the best posts from around the web. Enjoy! This Week Around the Web I Found the Perfect Travel Trifecta (Earning, Burning & Comfort): But This Deal Is Ending Soon – Finding the perfect mix of elite status and credit cards to earn and burn while being comfortable while traveling. COMING MAY 18. New levels of Wyndham Rewards magic. – Wyndham is expanding their loyalty…

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Bet You Didn’t Know: Enhancements to Amex’s Plenti Rewards Program?


By Julian, author of Devil’s Advocate…   Roughly a year ago Plenti Rewards arrived on the scene with an enormous thud. Designed to be a “coalition” rewards program similar to the AirMiles program in Canada, Plenti limped badly out of the gate. There were too few partners where you could earn points and even fewer partners where you could redeem them, all wrapped up with some terrible customer service and mediocre IT. As I wrote over on…

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Citi teases with 16 month old “New Points Transfer Partner”

New Points Transfer Partner

A reader today asked whether there was any news about Citi allowing point transfers to AA.  He said that when looking at his Prestige account online, he found an American Airlines transaction flagged as a “New Points Transfer Partner”. I was excited for moment.  AA point transfers would be a great new option for Citi ThankYou points.  And, it seems reasonable that Citi would add American Airlines as a transfer partner.  They do already partner…

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How to get your 1800Flowers gift card miles

1800Flowers gift card

One great way to buy miles cheaply is to buy 1800Flowers gift cards at a substantial discount and then buy items using their mile earning promo codes.  Full details and examples can be found here: 1800Flowers Extreme Stacking promo codes, portals, gift cards, and more. A big problem with this approach has crept recently.  A number of readers have reported that they did not get the miles they expected.  And, when they asked 1800Flowers about…

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Just under the wire, my wife scores 125K in one day

125K in one day

Currently, Amex is offering 75,000 Membership Rewards points for $3K spend with their Mercedes-Benz branded platinum card.  That’s the highest offer I’ve ever seen for that card.  Even better, Amex briefly offered 100K points after $3K spend for their regular unbranded Platinum card.  Unfortunately, that offer disappeared at around 10:30 ET yesterday morning. Both cards have very high annual fees ($450 and $475, respectively) that are not waived the first year, but they come with…

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HP Extreme Stacking laptops, tablets, printers, Ink, and more

HP Extreme Stacking

Note: This week, eBates is offering 15% cash back at over 250 stores.  Since HP is one of those stores, I thought this would be a great time to show how to stack portals, deals, and more for extreme savings and rewards at HP… Whether you want to buy a computer, tablet, printer, or ink, there are many ways to stack rewards and savings when buying from HP: Amex OPEN Savings: 5% Amex SimplyCash Plus…

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Stacking Amex Offers + eBates Birthday Week 15%

eBates Birthday Week

This morning I detailed how to maximize savings and rewards with eBates’ Birthday Week 15% cash back.  See: eBates 15% Cash Back Extreme Stacking game plan. In that post, I mentioned the possibility of stacking portal rewards with Amex Offers.  So, today I combed through my Amex Offers to see which ones were also available on eBates this week for 15% cash back. Amex Offers + 15% cash back via eBates Here are the options…

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