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Hertz offering 20% off free rental day rewards (free day from 600 points)

Hertz is offering a discount on free day awards when you book between today (10/21) and Friday, 10/25/19. The discount is good for 20% off the normal award rates and is good for bookings reserved by 10/25 for pick up by 1/31/20. The Deal Use fewer points than normal to book a Hertz free rental day reward when you book from 10/21 to 10/25/19 for pick up by 1/31/20 Direct link to this promotion Key…

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Easy 5x: $15 off $300 on Visa Gift Cards at Office Max / Office Depot

Visa Gift Card

Office Max / Office Depot are once again offering $15 off on $300+ in Visa Gift Cards. That’s a nice way to pick up negative-cost gift cards for some free and easy points. The Deal Get an instant $15 off when you buy $300 or more in Visa Gift Cards at Office Max / Office Depot from 10/20/19 to 10/26/19 Key Terms Limit of 1 discount per household (YMMV on enforcement) Quick Thoughts To get yourself the best…

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No Capital One payments through Plastiq for now

Last week, Plastiq sent out an email to those who have used Capital One credit cards for payments alerting them to the fact that Capital One has asked Plastiq to temporarily suspend the processing of payments on Capital One credit cards. Hopefully, this is a temporary issue. Here’s an excerpt from the email sent: As you know, Capital One has asked us to temporarily suspend processing of payments with their cards. We’re working closely with…

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25% transfer bonus to Flying Blue from Membership Rewards

Flying Blue is the loyalty program of Air France / KLM and through 11/30/19 you can get a 25% transfer bonus when you transfer points to Flying Blue from American Express Membership Rewards. The Deal Get a 25% transfer bonus when transferring Amex Membership Rewards points to Air France KLM FLying Blue miles now through 11/30/19 With the bonus, 1,000 Membership Rewards points = 1,250 Flying Blue miles Key Terms Minimum transfer is 1,000 Membership Rewards points. Redeem…

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Happy Gift Cards Amex Offer: Spend $100 & Get $15 Back Or 1,500 Membership Rewards

Happy Gift Cards Amex Offer Spend $100 Get $15 Back

Now that 40k To Far Away is over, it’s time to get back to our regular scheduled programming. Quite a few decent Amex Offers appeared while we were away, one of which offered $15 back or 1,500 Membership Rewards when buying $100+ of Happy gift cards from HappyCards.com. The Deal Buy $100+ on Happy gift cards at HappyCards.com and get $15 back, or Buy $100+ on Happy gift cards at HappyCards.com and get 1,500 Membership…

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33.3% transfer bonus from Capital One to Qantas

Capital One is offering a transfer bonus on points transferred to Qantas. This bonus began last month, but we just realized that we never covered it. For those interested, this transfer bonus is available through October 31, 2019 and can present decent value. The Deal Capital One Venture, VentureOne, Spark Miles and Spark Miles Select cardholders can get a 33.3% bonus on all miles transferred to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program by 11:59pm Eastern time…

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Now 125K for Companion Pass, points don’t expire

As was reported by a number of outlets yesterday, Southwest Airlines has announced that, effective January 1, 2020, the Southwest Companion Pass will require earning 125,000 Rapid Rewards points within a calendar year. That’s an increase of 15,000 points over the current requirement of 110K points. This only affects those looking to earn the pass in 2020 for use through December 31, 2021 — if you have earned or are en route to earning 110K points this year,…

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Easy 5x: Staples fee-free $200 Mastercard gift cards Oct 20-26

Staples has released its weekly ad and this Sunday will be offering $200 Mastercard Gift Cards with no purchase fee. Note that this time there is a limit of one per customer or transaction. The Deal Staples will be offering fee-free Mastercard gift cards from 10/20/19-10/26/19 Direct link to weekly ad (see page 3) Key Details Valid 10/20/19-10/26/19 Quick Thoughts Note that Mastercard gift cards have been subject to a higher rate of fraudulent draining than Visa…

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Business class San Francisco to Singapore for 66.5K each way (or Hong Kong for 62.3K)

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer is out with its monthly spontaneous escapes, with mileage deals on various routes that are bookable by October 31, 2019 for travel from November 1, 2019 to November 30, 2019. The standout deals for North American flyers are from San Francisco to either Hong Kong for 62.3K miles in business class or to SIngapore for 66.5K miles in business class. Economy class is also on sale from Hong Kong or Singapore to San Francisco…

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