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One Two Free is back: 1 free day after 2 rentals

Over the past couple of years, National Car Rental has become my go-to car rental chain for two reasons: 1) I love the Executive status that comes with my Business Platinum card; 2) One Two Free is such an easy and rewarding car rental promotion. That promotion has returned, with registration both open and necessary before you make your first rental. I registered last night and am picking up my first rental today. The Deal Earn…

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Nice business class sale to Europe through summer ’18

Last week, we posted about some great business class fares from New York to Europe (See: Business Class to Europe from $1735. Use w/ Delta Amex offer to save more). Many of those fares are still available (and continue to be available though July 2018 on most Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. If you have the Delta Amex Offer (long since gone if not already added) loaded to one of your cards, the price drops to just…

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Ammo for the secret weapon: Up to 45K annually

This morning, Greg announced the addition of a new resource page: Starwood Transfers: Best, Rest, and the Secret Weapon. Spoiler alert! The Secret Weapon is Marriott and Beyond – which heralds the strength of SPG points with regard to booking Marriott stays and the strength of Marriott Rewards points when used towards Marriott Travel Packages. If you’re building towards either, you may be interested in the latest from Marriott’s social media team: the chance to…

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My Business Platinum retention call

The $450 annual fee on my Business Platinum card just came due.  For years I’ve been cycling through different versions of the Platinum card in order to get a new signup bonus each year along with a total of $400 in airline fee reimbursements ($200 for the current calendar year plus $200 the next).  This year, though, I kinda wanted to stick with the same card.  Partly its because I like the card’s free Gogo…

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[Expired] 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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Buying a car: Used or new? Miles, money, or both?

Sooner or later, most of us face the prospect of needing a new set of wheels. That time has come for me — and so I’ve been trying to figure out the most advantageous play for getting the vehicle we want for the most attractive net cost. I’m not sure that I’ve come to a firm conclusion yet, so I figured I’d lay out my thought process and ask for reader input on the best…

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Upgraded accounts keep Amex 50% pay-with-points rebate for 1 year

As reported by Doctor of Credit, Amex has clarified the changes in the 50% pay-with-points rebate for those who upgraded other cards to the Enhanced Business Platinum card. As you’ll recall, we reported last Friday that Amex is ending this popular benefit on June 1st for existing cardholders, but that the @AskAmex twitter team confirmed that new cardholders whose account opening date is between October 2016 and May 31, 2017 would keep the benefit, uncapped, for…

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New Enhanced Business Platinum cardholders: 50% points rebate for 1 year, no cap

Update: This post includes offers that were valid at the time of publication, but have since expired. Please click here to see the best offers currently available. The plot thickens. If you read our post earlier about the fact that American Express is decreasing the popular Enhanced Business Platinum pay-with-points rebate as of June 1st, you are aware that this valuable benefit will be will be cut from a 50% rebate to a 35% rebate when paying with…

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Enhanced Business Platinum pay-with-points rebate decreasing June 1st

Update: This post includes offers that were valid at the time of publication, but have since expired. Please click here to see the best offers currently available.   The American Express Enhanced Business Platinum 50% pay-with-points rebate has quickly become one of our favorite benefits. Unfortunately, it seems this benefit became everyone’s favorite — and therefore it has become too expensive for Amex to continue to offer it. As reported by The Points Guy, Amex has…

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