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American Airline Shopping Portal: Earn Up To 1,500 Bonus Miles

American Airlines Shopping Portal July 2018

It’s still only mid-July, but the back-to-school offers are starting. To coincide with that, the American Airlines shopping portal is offering a couple of bonuses based on how much you spend through the portal. The Deal Tier 1 – Spend $150, earn 500 bonus miles. Tier 2 – Spend $350, earn 1,500 bonus miles. Direct link. Key Terms Expires July 26, 2018 at 11:59:59 pm ET. Member will earn a one-time bonus of up to 1,500…

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New no-fee AA card with 2x grocery debuts 7/22

Citi and American Airlines have announced that on July 22nd they be will launching a brand new credit card with no annual fee called the AAdvantage MileUp Card. While the new cardmember bonus isn’t terribly exciting, this might be an awesome option for a product downgrade and it might even work as an introduction to rewards cards for something starting out. Current Citi AAdvantage Bronze cardholders will also be transitioned to this card. The Offer Citi is launching a new American…

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American Airlines 5k Challenge: Earn Up To 5k Miles When Completing Tasks

American Airlines 5k Challenge

American Airlines launched a new promotion this past week offering up to 5,000 miles when completing various tasks. The Deal Earn up to 5,000 AAdvantage bonus miles when you register and complete these qualifying activities in any order through September 30, 2018: Make any purchase with AAdvantage eShopping Dine-in or carry out with AAdvantage Dining Book and stay at a hotel at bookaahotels.com Rent and drive a car at aa.com/cars Fly on an American Airlines…

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(EXPIRED) Buy miles cheaply: AA miles from 1.72c each

American Airlines is offering a sale on purchased miles: through June 30th, you can buy miles for as low as 1.72 cents each — though be aware that it takes a large purchase to snag that low rate. That’s higher than our Reasonable Redemption Value for American Airlines miles, though it is certainly possible to redeem miles for greater value with strategic redemption. The Deal Buy AA miles and get 10% off and a bonus of up to 100,000…

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Earn Up To 8 American Airlines Miles Per Dollar On IHG Stays

American Airlines IHG Rewards Club

American Airlines and IHG Rewards Club have teamed up to offer up to 8 AAdvantage miles per dollar on stays at IHG properties. The Deal Earn 3x AAdvantage miles with every stay at IHG hotels or 4x at Crowne Plaza properties. Registration required – direct link. Key Terms Must be an IHG Rewards Club member with a registered address in North or South America with American Airlines AAdvantage miles as the chosen earning preference, must…

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(EXPIRED) Alaska and American shopping portal bonuses

Both the Alaska Mileage Plan and American Airlines AAdvantage shopping portals are offering bonus miles for purchases made though May 16, 2016. While both bonuses are relatively small, you will want to keep them in mind when compariong portals with a tool like CashBackMonitor.com in case these bonuses tip the scales in favor of one of these portals. Details follow. Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Shopping The Deal Spend $200 or more and get 500 bonus miles — plus an extra 100 bonus…

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No availability? Australia to the rescue

The other day, I wrote about my dilemma in choosing how to book an upcoming unplanned trip to Asia (See: A miles vs points dilemma: Redeem an award or “pay” with points?). In a nutshell, I was looking at using airline miles vs booking a paid fare using the Chase Ultimate Rewards portal or Membership Rewards points through Amex travel. I felt like the value proposition was poor with most miles because of the low…

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New Citi American Airlines benefits & bonus coming soon

Citi has announced that there are new benefits (and a there will be a new signup bonus) coming soon on the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite Mastercard, including 2x at restaurants and gas stations. These benefits will go live for new cardmembers on May 3rd, though existing cardholders will have to wait until July 22nd to take advantage of the new benefits. Along with these changes in benefits, the card’s annual fee will be increasing, from $95 today to…

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(EXPIRED) Up to 30K AA miles with new investment account

There’s a new promotion today to get up to 30,000 American Airlines AAdvantage miles by opening an investment account with Betterment. While I’m not very familiar with Betterment, the bonus may be attractive if you’re looking to open an investment account (though I’d of course recommend doing your due diligence with regard to whether or not Betterment offers the type of investment platform you’d like to have). The Deal Open a new investment account with Betterment, make qualifying net…

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