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100K Membership Rewards points w/ new referral offer

There is a newly-increased offer on the Business Platinum Card from American Express that is only available via referral and is good for up to 100,000 Membership Rewards points, though it requires heavy spend: get 50K points after $10K spend in the first 3 months plus an additional 50K points after an additional $15K spend in the first 3 months. That’s only an increase of $5K in the spending component over the more typical offer. While that’s…

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Marriott Boundless upgrade offers: 1 or 2 free nights (up to 35K each)

For those who still have what was the old Marriott Rewards Premier credit card (now the Marriott Bonvoy Premier, no longer available for new applicants), Chase is out with a couple of new upgrade offers: some have received an offer good for two free nights (worth up to 35K points each) for upgrading to the Marriott Bonvoy Boundless card and spending $3,000 by 9/30/19 while others are reporting an offer for one free night (worth…

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Delta companion certificates quick guide

Both the Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card and the Delta Reserve Credit Card from American Express offer a free companion certificate each year upon renewal.  This means that once per year you can buy a round trip flight for two people and pay for just one (plus taxes and fees for the other).  Here are tips you need to know to get the most value from your certificates… Tips Buy tickets early.  Companion Tickets are…

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Earn 500 easy Ultimate Rewards points w/ tap-to-pay [YMMV / Targeted?]

Chase is out with an offer that may be targeted to earn 500 Ultimate Rewards points when you use tap to pay 3 times for purchases of $1.75 or more between June 27, 2019 and July 31, 2019. It’s not clear whether or not this is targeted; we had a reader report this morning from a Freedom Unlimited cardholder and then Stephen received it on his Freedom card. The email indicates that no registration is necessary.…

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Marriott & Ritz spending offer: up to 10K bonus for $10K spend

Chase is sending out a targeted email to Marriott Bonvoy Boundless and Ritz-Carlton credit card holders with a spending offer that looks pretty decent whereby you can earn up to 10K bonus points with $10K spend between July 1, 2019 and September 30, 2019. Since those cards earn a base rate of 2 Marriott Rewards points per dollar spent, that’s a total earn of 3x Marriott points if you spend exactly $10K in the bonus period. While…

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Choice Privileges 50K offer

Barclays has increased the offer on the Choice Privileges Visa Signature Card. Choice Privileges points can be very useful in some markets, particularly in Scandinavia. While this offer won’t appeal to everyone, it can certainly be quite valuable to those taking advantage of Choice sweet spots. The Offer Key Card Details Quick Thoughts We have previously highlighted the value of Nordic Choice properties in our sweet spot spotlight series. See the following post for more info…

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Awesome new Southwest Business card debuts with 80K bonus

Today, Chase launched a brand new card: the Southwest Rapid Rewards Performance Business card. What’s awesome about this card is its new cardmember bonus, good for 80,000 Rapid Rewards points after spending $5,000 in the first 3 months. While the timing for earning a Companion Pass dictates that the best time to apply is usually late in the year, this bonus might be particularly timely for those who got in on one of the personal cards earlier…

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Targeted 200K Ink Business Unlimited offer

There’s a targeted mail offer out for up to 200,000 Ultimate Rewards points with a new Chase Ink Business Unlimited account. It requires a lot of spend, but if you’re a big spender this looks like a fantastic offer. You’ll need to receive a mailer with a code and be under 5/24 to apply. The Deal Chase is mailing out a targeted offer on the Chase Ink Business Unlimited card with a bonus that breaks down as follows:…

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Citi Premier 60K offer returns

The Citi ThankYou Premier card is once again awarding 60,000 ThankYou points after spending $4,000 in the first three months. That’s an excellent offer on this card, though keep in mind it is not available to you if you have received a new cardmember bonus, or closed a Citi Rewards+, ThankYou Preferred, ThankYou Premier / Citi Premier, or Citi Prestige card within the past 24 months.   The Offer Key Card Details Quick Thoughts This is…

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