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10K points or loyalty benefits – which is a better deal?

I’ll admit it: I’m a sucker for status when it comes to hotels. It’s hard to argue with the allure of free, and status gets you a whole lot of that: free points, free upgrades, free breakfast, free lounge access, etc. But yesterday, I posted a deal for an Amex Offer that relies on booking via a 3rd party and forgoing those benefits, which made me wonder: How much are the benefits of booking direct worth? Does the Amex Offer beat…

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10,000 Membership Rewards points or $100 w/ $600 booking with targeted offer

There is a new targeted Amex Offer out this morning for prepaid hotel bookings through Amex Travel: Spend $600+ on a prepaid hotel booking through Amex Travel, get 10,000 Membership Rewards points (or $100 back depending on your offer). That’s a very good offer, though we have seen slightly better offers in the past (e.g. Spend $500, get 10K / $100)). Sill, if targeted and you have a hotel booking to make, this is a great return. The Deal Targeted Amex…

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Huge Offer: 20K points (or $200) on $200 Spend at AT&T up to 3x! [Targeted]

There is a hot new targeted Amex Offer for AT&T Small Business Internet: Spend $200+, get 20,000 Membership Rewards points. What’s more, this offer can be repeated up to three times. That is downright awesome. The Deal (found on some Amex business cards) Spend $200+ at AT&T Small Business Internet, get 20,000 Membership Rewards points, repeatable up to three times; or Spend $200+ at AT&T Small Business Wireless, get $200, repeatable up to three times Key Details Expires 8/24/18 See your offer for full terms Quick Thoughts This one…

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(EXPIRED) $15 promo credit on $100 Amazon reload w/ at least 1 Membership Rewards point [Targeted]

Amazon.com is offering a targeted promotion for Prime members: get a $15 promotional credit when reloading your Amazon gift card balance with $100 or more if you pay at least in part with Membership Rewards points and use promo code AMEXRELOAD15. The Deal Get a $15 promotional credit when loading $100 or more to your Amazon gift card balance using promo code AMEXRELOAD15 and choose a Membership Rewards eligible Amex and use at least 1 Membership Rewards point to pay Direct link…

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30K Membership Rewards with FX payments

Amex has sent out an offer to earn 30,000 Membership Rewards points after you enroll in their FX International Payments program and send 4 eligible wire payments of at least $500 within 90 days of enrollment. This could be targeted, but I don’t see language indicating that in the offer and the link seems to be publicly available, so I’m including it below. You’ll need to have legitimate foreign business expenses to enroll, but if you…

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[EXPIRED] Extra 1x at Walmart.com and other retailers

There’s a new offer out this morning to earn an extra Membership Rewards point per dollar at Walmart.com through 12/31/17. This would be in addition to your normal earnings. My wife and I found this on almost all of our cards that earn Membership Rewards, so this one looks to be widely available. Additionally, previously-targeted offers for an extra 1x at places like Exxon-Mobile, Toys R Us, etc now appear on the “Earn more points all year long” site…

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(EXPIRED) [Targeted] 30% off some Amazon categories (up to $15)

After adding something to my cart at Amazon last night, I saw the following advertisement under my cart, touting 30% off in “select new categories” when using American Express Membership Rewards points: This is a targeted offer, but it’s worth checking to see if you’re targeted. Yesterday, Chuck at Doctor of Credit reported signing up for a new Amazon account and seeing discounts for various categories. I was surprised to see a discount like this on my…

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[Expired] 20% transfer bonus to Aeroplan from Membership Rewards [Targeted]

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Mommy Points is reporting what appears to be a targeted transfer bonus that looks pretty awesome if you’ve got it — a 20% bonus when transferring Membership Rewards to Air Canada’s Aeroplan. With this bonus, miles will transfer at the following ratio: 1,000 Membership Rewards points = 1,200 Air Canada Aeroplan miles That’s a terrific deal. Aeroplan already has a nice award chart. One of their most popular sweet spots is 55,000 miles one-way from the US to much of…

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[EXPIRED] $30 off of $60 at Amazon with 1 Membership Rewards point [Targeted]

Amazon is once again offering a promotion for $30 off of $60 when paying with at least 1 American Express Membership Rewards point. This promotion is targeted. I was not targeted this time, but it’s worth checking to see if you are. The Deal Use at least 1 Membership Rewards point to pay, get $30 off of $60 Direct link to see if you’re targeted (this is our affiliate link, but remember you can go through JetBlue to…

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