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Double Avios on 10 flights through June 2020

British Airways is offering double Avios on up to 10 flights operated by British Airways and their domestic subsidiaries in the UK as well as Comair in southern Africa and also on codeshares with American, Iberia, and Finnair between Europe and North America when you register and book by December 13th and travel by June 30, 2020. If there is even a chance that you’ll fly a qualifying paid flight, it’s worth registering now. The Deal…

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Delta flash sale to Australia & Asia (from 56K RT)

Delta is offering a flash sale for economy class travel to Australia and Asia. The travel dates vary with most city pairs falling somewhere between February and April, though as with all Delta flash sales you may find the same deals from additional cities and date ranges beyond what is advertised. The Deal Delta is having a flash sale with flights from various US Cities to Asia and Australia from 56K miles round trip in economy class Direct link…

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Up to 20K Membership Rewards points w/ targeted AU bonuses

American Express is sending out targeted email offers to earn 5,000 Membership Rewards points for each authorized user added to your account (after they spend $500 in the first 3 months) for up to four authorized users. That’s a nice and easy 20K if you are targeted and have people to add. The Deal Get 5,000 Membership Rewards points for adding an authorized user after they spend $500 in the first 3 months (up to 20K…

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Why I’m suddenly choosing cash over points, and why you shouldn’t

cash vs points

Several months ago, I signed up for the Bank of America Premium Rewards card.  The reason?  It is the perfect “everywhere else” card… for me… in my particular situation.  An “everywhere else” card is the card you use when you’re making a purchase that doesn’t qualify for 5X rewards with this card or 3X rewards with that card.  It is a card that offers great rewards for all spend, regardless of what you’re buying and…

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Portal Alerts for September 18, 2019

Travel Mileage/Points Increases Merchant Best Rate on 09/18/2019 Best Rate on09/17/2019 Art.com 4 (2) mi./$ 2.5 mi./$ Best Rate History Box of Style 750 mi. Best Rate History Brooks Brothers 8 (2) mi./$ 4 pt./$ Best Rate History Dermablend Professional 6 (4) mi./$ 4 mi./$ Best Rate History Horchow 8 (2) mi./$ 6 pt./$ Best Rate History HP 3 (1) pt./$ 1 mi./$ Best Rate History Kate Somerville 9 (8) mi./$ 8 (5) mi./$ Best…

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Lowes Amex Offer: Save 15% On Up To $100 Of Spend (Valid On Gift Cards In-Store)

Lowe's Amex Offer 15% Up To $15 Back

A new Lowe’s Amex Offer has appeared today which offers a 15% statement credit on up to $100 of spend. While the savings aren’t as great as with past Lowe’s Amex Offers, it’s still a decent discount and you can easily lock in the savings by buying a $100 gift card for all kinds of brands. The Deal Get 15% back as a statement credit when making purchases in-store at Lowe’s or online at Lowes.com.…

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Publix: Buy a $50 VGC and get $10 off $50 in groceries

Update 9/18/19: Publix is also offering a $10 discount when buying a $50 gas gift card when also purchasing $50 of groceries. That deal should stack with this Visa gift card deal, so you might as well take advantage of both. Here’s a link to the coupon you need for the gas gift card. ~ Publix is currently offering a coupon to save $10 on $50 in groceries when you buy a $50 Visa Gift Card. The…

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Buy Choice points 30% off (last day 9/17)

As noted in this morning’s post (see: Why it’s not worth earning (most) hotel points), Choice Privileges points are on sale for 30% off (i.e. buy points for 0.77c per point) through this evening (9/17/19) at 11:59pm only. This can be a really good deal in some instances and certainly makes it worth buying at least a small number of points to have on hand for cash & points reservations. The Deal Get 30% off on the…

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Phillips 66, 76 & Conoco Amex Offer: Spend $30 & Get $5 Back / 500 Membership Rewards (Limit 3)

Conoco gas station

There’s a new Amex Offer that’s offering $5 back or 500 Membership Rewards points when filling up with gas at Phillips 66, 76 or Conoco gas stations. The Deal Spend $30 on gas at the pump at Phillips 66, 76 or Conoco and get $5 back, or Spend $30 on gas at the pump at Phillips 66, 76 or Conoco and get 500 Membership Rewards Key Terms Expires December 16, 2019. Limit 3. Offer valid…

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