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Targeted offers for 30K-35K Starpoints

SPG two free nights:

Starpoints are an incredibly valuable currency thanks to the magic trifecta: A) SPG hotels are available at reasonable award rates, from as low as 2K per night for a weekend night at a Category 1 property; B) Starpoints transfer to airline programs 1:1, with a 5K mile bonus when you transfer 20K points; C) Starpoints transfer to Marriott Rewards at a rate of 1:3 . For those reasons, members of Starwood Preferred Guest will be…

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10K+ Membership Rewards with each of these new offers

There are some strong new Amex Offers this morning and over the past couple of days — including a couple for 10,000 points after spending $500. Some of these may be targeted, and the Membership Rewards offers would only appear under cards that earn Membership Rewards (though there may also be cash back versions of some of them). Also, keep an eye on your account — I did not have the Dell offer when I posted it…

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6K points for skiing in Aspen [Targeted]

There are some nice new Amex Offers out — including one for lift tickets, ski rentals, and ski lessons is Aspen. I found this on a couple of my cards that earn Membership Rewards. I imagine there could also be an offer for $60 back on $300 on some cards, though I haven’t seen it. Aspen Snowmass: Spend $300+ on lift tickets/rentals/lessons, get 6,000 Membership Rewards points The terms on this offer state that it…

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30% transfer bonus to Virgin Atlantic

American Express Membership Rewards is offering a 30% transfer bonus to Virgin Atlantic.   The Deal 1,000 Membership Rewards points transfer to 1,300 Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles Key Terms Transfer in increments of 1,000 points Offer expires 11/30/17 Quick Thoughts If you’ve been inspired by the The Hunt for Virgin Duckies, this transfer bonus could help you get there a lot quicker. Alternatively, Virgin Atlantic miles are generally known to be the best way to redeem for ANA…

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20% off at Amazon w/ 1 point [Targeted, $50 max discount]

In yet another promotion for using American Express Membership Rewards points to pay at Amazon, you can get 20% off your Amazon purchases when you use at least 1 Membership Rewards point to pay for part of your order (up to a maximum of $50 in savings — i.e. $250 total in orders). This offer is targeted, but is widely available. The Deal Pay for part of your order with American Express Membership Rewards points (using…

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30K Membership Rewards w/ new Yelp offer

When I was checking Amex Offers this morning, I noticed that American Express is out with a great new Amex Offer this morning for 30,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $300 or more in one or more transactions for Yelp Ads. The Deal Spend $300 or more in one or more transactions with Yelp Ads, get 30,000 Membership Rewards points Key Terms Expires 4/9/18 Not valid on EAT24. Yelp Deals, Yelp Wi-Fi, or Yelp Reservations Not valid on gift cards Valid for…

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5K/10K more Membership Rewards or $50 back with Boxed offer

This morning, we reported a new Amex Offer out for 5,000 points back on $99+ when paying for an annual Amazon Prime subscription. There’s another good offer out for 5,000 Membership Rewards points back on $150 or more at This stacks with the extra point per dollar that you can earn at (see: More Amex 2x merchants). Update: Two other versions of this offer have been reported: Some readers report receiving an offer for 10,000 Membership Rewards points…

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Awesome: 5K points for Amazon Prime Membership [Targeted]

There’s an awesome new Amex Offer out this morning for 5,000 Membership Rewards points for spending $99+ on an Amazon Prime Membership. This offer expires in March. If your membership does not renew during that period, I believe you can pre-pay it to trigger the offer (though I haven’t tried). This one is targeted, but I received this offer on my Blue Business Plus card. My wife received it on an Everyday Preferred. The Deal Spend $99+ on an annual Amazon Prime…

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[Expired] 20% back at HP; stack with $75 back on $350

When I was glancing at this morning’s portal alerts, I noticed that cash back at has increased to 20% back via Ebates. This would stack with the $75 back on $350 or more Amex Offer for a really nice savings on a computer or the many accessories sold by HP. This rate matches the 15-month historical high as seen at Again, it stacks perfectly with the current widely-available (on business cards) Amex Offer for $75 back…

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