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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Hilton Makes Three Positive Changes To Earning Honors Points

Hilton Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

Hilton has made three changes to their loyalty program and all of them are positive. Most guests won’t be affected by these changes, but those that are will appreciate the extra points that they’ll earn. 1) Unlimited Base Points In the past, you could earn a maximum of 100,000 base points per stay. That’s $10,000 of spend at most of their brands seeing as they earn 10 points per dollar, although it would’ve been $20,000…

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Last Chance Deals: Fee-Free VGCs, Alaska Airlines Shopping Portal Bonus & Promos For Marriott & IHG

Last Chance Deals 01.11.20

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 four deals ending this week, with the Staples fee-free $200 Visa gift card deal actually starting today. You have another few days to take advantage of the two-tiered bonus through the Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan shopping portal, while the most recent Marriott and IHG promos are also ending…

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Amazon: Use 1 Discover Point & Get $10/$20 Off When Spending $50 (Targeted)

Discover Amazon

Last year we saw Amazon running several deals that offered discounts when redeeming 1 credit card point, including Amex Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards, Discover and Citi ThankYou. Amazon has launched a new promotion that’s similar to past ones, offering $10 or $20 off when paying for your $50+ order with at least 1 Discover point. This is a targeted promotion, but it might be possible to get yourself targeted. The Deal Save $10 or…

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Kimpton Chase Offer: Save 20% On Stays Costing $100-$600 (Targeted)

Kimpton Chase Offer

A new Chase Offer appeared on some cards today that’s offering 20% back on Kimpton stays. The maximum cashback you can earn is $120, so this is good on stays costing up to $600. The Deal Earn 20% cashback on Kimpton stays when spending $100+ with targeted Chase Offer. Key Terms Expires February 28, 2020. Maximum cashback of $120. Payment must be made directly with the merchant. Offer only valid at Kimpton Hotels. Complete payment…

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DoorDash: Get 2 Years Free DashPass When Adding Chase Sapphire Reserve/Preferred, 3 Months Free For Freedom & Slate Cardholders

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DoorDash and Chase have teamed up to offer what’ll be a great benefit for some users – a free DashPass subscription. Sapphire Reserve and Sapphire Preferred cardholders get a free 2 year subscription, while Freedom and Slate cardholders get 3 months free and then a half-price subscription for 9 months. The Deal The following Chase cardholders can get a free DashPass subscription from DoorDash: Up to 2 years free Chase Sapphire Reserve Chase Sapphire Preferred…

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Uber Eats Amex Offer: Spend $15 & Get $5 Back (Limit 2)

Uber Eats Amex Offer Spend $15 Get $5 Back x2

A new Uber Eats Amex Offer appeared yesterday that’s offering $5 back when spending $15 or more. This appears to be targeted, so check all your cards to see if you have it on any of them. The Deal Get a $5 statement credit by using your enrolled Card to make a single purchase of $15 or more on the Uber Eats mobile app or online at ubereats.com. Key Terms Expires March 6, 2020. Offer…

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(EXPIRED) Alaska Airlines Shopping Portal Bonuses: Earn 1,000/500 Miles When Spending $300/$150

Alaska Airlines shopping portal bonus 01.06.20

The Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan shopping portal has launched a new promotion today offering up to 3.33 bonus miles per dollar spent. The Deal Earn one of the following bonuses when shopping through the Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan shopping portal: Spend $150 & get 500 bonus miles, or Spend $300 & get 1,000 bonus miles. Direct link to offer. Key Terms During the “Treat Yourself Bonus” offer, which runs from 1/6/20 through 1/14/20 at 11:59:59…

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Earn $1,500 For Opening & Funding Citigold Accounts (Other Bonuses Available For Non-Citigold)

Citigold $1,500 Checking Bonus

Citi is offering a $1,500 bonus when opening new Citigold checking and savings accounts and funding them with $200,000. If that funding requirement is too much for you there are other options, like a $200 bonus when opening a Basic Banking Package and funding with $5,000. The Deal Earn up to $1,500 when opening Citi checking and savings accounts. Direct link to offer. Key Terms Expires March 31, 2020. Eligible Customers can earn the $200,…

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Earn 2,500 Bonus ThankYou Points When Adding AU On Citi Premier Card & Spending $2,000 (Targeted)

Citi Premier AU Spending Offer

Citi is sending targeted emails to cardholders offering bonus points when adding an authorized user and they spend a certain amount by February 29, 2020. The Deal Add an authorized user to a Citi Premier card and earn 2,500 points when they spend $2,000 on purchases. Key Terms Expires February 29, 2020. Balance transfers, cash advances, checks that access your Card Account, items returned for credit, unauthorized charges, interest and account fees, traveler’s checks, foreign…

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