Tag Archives for Amex.

$300 back on $1500 at Air New Zealand [Targeted]

There is a new targeted Amex Offer out this morning good for $300 back on $1500 at Air New Zealand. There are some restrictions that limit its usefulness, and this one appears to be highly targeted, but if you’ve got travel on Air New Zealand in your plans, you’ll want to add this one for sure. The Deal Spend $1500+ in one or more transactions with Air New Zealand, get $300 back Key Terms Expires 5/23/18 Flights must originate in the…

Continue Reading »

Triple stack on Tumi: Sale + 24% back + Offers = big savings

This morning, Charlie at Running With Miles posted about an opportunity to save big on Tumi gear. He illustrates a great deal, and it can get even a smidge better if you have a Chase Marriott Rewards Premier or Chase Slate card. If you value Membership Rewards at better than 1c each, you may do even better with a targeted Amex Offer. The Deal Stack a 20% off on Tumi sale with 24% cash back and a Chase Offer for $20 back…

Continue Reading »

New Lowe’s offer: $10 / 1K back on $50

There’s a new targeted (but widely available) Amex Offer out for Lowe’s. Depending on your card, there are two versions: Spend $50, get $10 back or Spend $50, get 1,000 Membership Rewards points. The Deal Spend $50 or more in-store at Lowe’s, get either $10 back or 1,000 Membership Rewards points (see your offer) Key Terms Expires 5/31/18 Valid in-store only Single use Excludes installation or repairs Excludes Lowe’s Canada/Mexico Quick Thoughts This is an awesome offer if you have it. If you…

Continue Reading »

125K Hilton Honors points with targeted offer

Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki

Some people are reporting having received a targeted email today with an increased 125,000 Hilton Honors points signup bonus on the Amex Hilton Honors Ascend card. That matches the highest point offer we’ve ever seen on this card or its previous iteration. The Offer Targeted email offer for 100K Hilton points after making $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months plus an additional 25K Hilton points after spending an additional $1,000 on purchases in the first 6 months Key card benefits $95…

Continue Reading »

30K Membership Rewards with FX payments

Amex has sent out an offer to earn 30,000 Membership Rewards points after you enroll in their FX International Payments program and send 4 eligible wire payments of at least $500 within 90 days of enrollment. This could be targeted, but I don’t see language indicating that in the offer and the link seems to be publicly available, so I’m including it below. You’ll need to have legitimate foreign business expenses to enroll, but if you…

Continue Reading »

Can you buy a car with a credit card and earn miles?

Can you buy a car with a credit card?

Can you buy a car with a credit card? If you’ve been in this miles and points world for more than a few minutes, you might have found yourself wondering how to go about earning miles on a car purchase. I recently found myself in the market for a car, and that prompted me to figure out how to maximize my mileage. A little background When I was in my late 20’s, I won a…

Continue Reading »

New big spend bonus: more free annual nights with Radisson Visa cards

Club Carlson announced today that they have re-branded to become Radisson Rewards. There were some negative changes in terms of points earnings for mid-tier members (more on that below), but one interesting change came to the former Club Carlson Visa cards (now apparently the Radisson Rewards Visas): all Radisson Rewards Visa cardholders can now earn up to 3 free nights annually based on spend. That’s in addition to the points earned based on spend. With the Premier version of the…

Continue Reading »

10,000 Membership Rewards w/ $500 cruise booking

There’s a nice new Amex Offer out to get 10,000 Membership Rewards on a Norwegian Cruise Lines cruise purchase of $500 or more. That’s a great return if you’re planning to pay for a cruise in the coming months. Note that the terms state that on-board purchases and gift cards are excluded. The Deal Get 10,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $500 or more to purchase a cruise with Norwegian Cruise Lines Key Terms Expires 5/10/18 Gift cards, excursions, on-board purchases, and…

Continue Reading »

Mercedes-Benz Platinum discontinued; get 60K while you can

As reported by US Credit Card Guide, the Mercedes-Benz American Express cards (including the Mercedes-Benz branded flavor of the Platinum Card) will be discontinued in January 2019 and replaced with different cards. Applications are still available at the time of writing (find a link on our Best Offers page) — it might be worth picking up some easy Membership Rewards points while you still can and before these cards get converted to some other products (though that might not make…

Continue Reading »