About Nick Reyes

Nick Reyes is a (fairly) regular guy with an animalistic passion for maximizing the value of miles and money to travel the world in comfort and style. There is little in life that he loves more than finding a fantastic deal and helping you shop smarter & harder to achieve your travel dreams.

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How to transfer Capital One miles to partners

As we reported earlier today, you can now transfer Capital One miles to airline partners. Capital One today launched the ability to transfer Capital One “miles” to airline partner programs. If you have an eligible card (the Capital One Venture Rewards, Capital One Spark Miles Business, Capital One VentureOne, or Capital One Spark Miles Business Select credit card), here’s how you transfer miles. Step 1: Log into your credit card account Log in to your account…

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Now transfer Capital One miles (and 2 more partners added…at a poor ratio)

Last month, it was widely reported that Capital One would be adding transfer partners to its Capital One Venture  Rewards and Spark Miles cards. That capability has come live today. There are even a couple more transfer partners than we expected — though I’m very disappointed to see that those additions (Singapore Airlines and Emirates) do not transfer at the same ratio as other partners. While Capital One indicates that they intend to add more partners in the…

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Safeway discounts on groceries with Happy Gift Cards ($7.50 off $50 on most, $15 off $150 on Happy Guy)

]Safeway (and likely its affiliates) are offering a discount on groceries when you purchase select Happy Gift Cards via Just4U coupons through 12/19/18. These coupons are good for either $7.50 off when you buy $50 or more in Happy Gift Cards or $15 off when you buy $150 or more in Happy Guy gift cards. These can be a great way to save while buying a wide variety of brands. The Deal Safeway and affiliates are offering discounts on your groceries when you purchase…

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What might be a cool tool for MSers, bad news for abusers, camping on Kauai, and more

In  this Frequent Miler week in review around the web, we have some bad news for those deemed to be “abusing” or “misusing” the system as that Amex welcome bonus indicator seems to be less reliable than a reasonable person would expect. There’s also what I think could likely be used as a useful tool for those buying gift cards and money orders, a thrifty trip to Kauai, how you might be able to get…

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New Chase Offers: Walgreens, Sephora, Five Guys, Casper (available on more cards also)

There are new Chase Offers showing up over the past few days, and I’m now also receiving offers on all of my personal Chase cards (whereas I previously did not have offers on a couple of cards). Caps remain odd amounts, but it’s worth logging in an adding them in case they become useful (especially since we know that they are no longer extended by waiting to add them). The Deal Chase is out with some new Chase…

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Jetting to London thanks to a sharp tool shed, good bonuses for low spend, and more

This week at Frequent Miler we covered some of the tools we use to earn big and then put that stash of miles and points to use. Thanks to a healthy stockpile of points, Greg took off to Europe at the drop of a hat this week. If you’re a low spender looking to create your own rainy day fund full of points, hope isn’t lost — see this Frequent Miler week in review for…

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$25 off $200 at Newegg w/ Masterpass

Newegg is offering $25 off of $200 or more when you check out via Masterpass and use coupon code MPGM18. This deal runs through Monday, 12/10 or while supplies last. Unfortunately, it doesn’t include gift cards, but it should otherwise be good for a discount on the wide range of things you can buy at Newegg. The Deal Newegg.com is offering $25 off $200+ when you pay with Masterpass and use promo code MPGM18 Direct link to this promotion…

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Visa Gift card special for BJ’s Wholesale members [YMMV]

Doctor of Credit reported earlier today on a rumor that BJ’s Wholesale members may have the opportunity to purchase certain fee-free gift cards right now. This is the type of deal may be an ongoing unadvertised promotion that is only available at some stores or it may be some type of glitch that might end at any moment, but I can confirm that this is valid for my local store as of about 4:30pm Eastern this afternoon.…

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20% off ground / 40% off air shipping w/ UPS

UPS is offering 20% off on ground shipping or 40% off on air shipping with promo code EASY. The terms indicate that you can not combine this coupon with existing pricing incentives, so this may not be useful for those with UPS shipping agreements already, but for those shipping gifts or for small resellers, this could potentially produce some savings. The Deal Get 20% off UPS ground shipping or 40% off on air shipping with promo code EASY Direct link to this…

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