About Stephen Pepper

Stephen Pepper is on a 5 year, 50 state road trip with his wife Shae and their dog Truffles. Finding opportunities to earn miles and points is one of the ways they can afford to do this, so he'll try to help you do the same for your own travels.

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St. Regis Amex Offer: Spend $500+ And Get $100 Back

St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico

A new Amex Offer for St. Regis Hotels & Resorts appeared yesterday which is offering $100 back when spending $500 or more on room rate and room charges. Before booking anything, note that this is only for properties in the US, US territories, Canada and Mexico. The Deal Spend $500+ on room rate and room charges at St. Regis Hotels & Resorts and get $100 back. Key Terms Expires May 31, 2019. Offer valid only…

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La Quinta Makes Negative Change To Pet Policy – Properties Can Now Charge A Pet Fee

Truffles Pepper

La Quinta has announced a change to their policies and it’s a negative one if you ever stay at their properties with your dog. One of La Quinta’s unique selling points has long been that it’s a pet-friendly chain. Not only that, but they didn’t charge a pet fee. That can offer huge savings, especially if you’re traveling with a dog and just need somewhere to stay for one night. I’ve found that the majority…

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Meijer: Save 10% On Select Gift Cards (Happy Lady, Domino’s, Spafinder & More)

Meijer Discounted Gift Cards

Meijer has released some new digital coupons offering 10% off select gift card brands. Most of these will only be good for personal use, but the Happy Lady gift card could be profitable for reselling. The Deal Get $5 off your purchase of $50 or more in the following gift cards: Build-A-Bear Workshop Domino’s Happy Dining Happy Lady Steak n’ Shake Bath & Body Works Spafinder Direct link to offer. Key Terms Expires February 16,…

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Hilton Mexico Amex Offer: Spend $500+ & Get $100 Back

Hilton Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

In addition to the latest Kimpton Amex Offer, there’s a new targeted Hilton Amex Offer for their properties in Mexico. This one might therefore have limited appeal – especially with a higher than average spend requirement – but it could save you up to 20% if you’re planning a paid vacation in Mexico. The Deal Spend $500+ on room rate and room charges at Hilton brand properties in Mexico and get $100 back. Key Terms…

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New Kimpton Amex Offer: Spend $300 & Get $60 Back (Targeted)

Kimpton Hotel Vintage Seattle.

There’s a new Kimpton Amex Offer that’s offering $60 back when spending $300. The length of this offer coincides with their Q1 promotion, so this might provide an opportunity to save 20% while completing one or more of your promotion tasks. The Deal Spend $300+ on room rate and room charges at Kimpton Hotels and get $60 back. Key Terms Expires May 1, 2019. Offer valid for stays only at Kimpton hotel locations in the…

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Last Chance Deals: 4x Fuel Points At Kroger, Viator Amex Offer & That’s All Folks

Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some other deals that are due to end soon. There are only two deals ending this week. Kroger is offering 4x fuel points on all third party gift cards, along with fixed-value Visa and Mastercard gift cards. There’s also an Amex Offer for Viator which can save you up to 20% with the statement credit version, while the Membership Rewards…

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Southwest Status Match: Get A-List Status & Extend With Qualifying Activity

Southwest A-List Status Match

Southwest Airlines is offering those with status with a domestic airline a match to A-List status. If you were recently targeted for instant status with American Airlines, this should be a way to parlay that into status with an additional airline. The Deal Match to A-List status with Southwest by sending proof of existing status with a domestic airline by email. Direct link to offer. Key Terms To be eligible to receive complimentary promotional A-List…

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Alternate Marriott Premier Plus Signup Bonus: 3 Free Nights Worth Up To 35k Points

Marriott Premier Plus Credit Card Signup 3 Free Nights 35,000 Points

Following the news that referrals for some Chase credit cards can be generated through the Chase Mobile app, we’ve noticed that some signup bonuses on offer via referral are different to the standard signup bonus. One of those is the Marriott Premier Plus credit card. The standard signup bonus is 75,000 bonus points, but the bonus generated via referrals offers three free nights valid for up to 35,000 points per night when spending $3,000 within…

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Increased AA Bonuses: 60k Aviator Red & 65k CitiBusiness AAdvantage Platinum

AAdvantage Aviator Red World Elite Mastercard 60,000 mile signup bonus

If you’re in the market for AAdvantage miles, there are increased signup bonuses on a couple of American Airlines credit cards. One of them can be earned after your first purchase and payment of the annual fee, while the other requires $10,000 of spend in order to earn the entire bonus. Offer 1 Key Card Details Offer 2 Key Card Details Quick Thoughts The Aviator Red card has the easiest bonus to earn of these…

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