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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 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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(EXPIRED) New AA reduced mileage awards through May 2018

The new American Airlines AAdvantage Reduced Mileage Awards are out for travel through May 2018. The Deal Fly for as little as 8,750 miles each way to and from select US cities Direct link to landing page Key Terms Must be an American Airlines credit card holder 7500 mile round trip discount applies to most American Airlines credit card holders — those who only have a Citi Gold AA card or Barclaycard Aviator Blue receive a max…

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(EXPIRED) Free Or Fast Tracked American Airlines Status – Targeted

American Airlines Platinum Pro status

American Airlines is sending out targeted offers to some AAdvantage members offering free or fast tracked status. The Deal There are various different targeted offers being sent out. Some emails are offering free American Airlines status until May 25, 2018, while others are offering a fast track to status. My wife received an offer for Platinum Pro status until May 25, 2018. Registration was easy – she simply had to register by February 1, 2018…

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[EXPIRED] Cool promo: Earn 50K bonus AA miles w/ partner activity

American Airlines has a cool promotion running to earn miles with partner activity. They’re calling it a Holiday To-do List, and they are offering bonus miles in addition to the miles you normally earn for completing activity with multiple partners between now and December 31st. If you have activity with all 10 partners, you could earn 50,000 bonus miles on top of those you naturally earn for partner activity. The Deal Earn bonus miles with every partner activity you complete,…

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