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Spending 1,250,000 Membership Rewards points better

After a couple of years as a miles-and-points blogger and a few more before that traveling in comfort that exceeded my occupation, you might assume that friends and family constantly pepper me with questions about how they can leverage credit card rewards and travel more or more cheaply or more comfortably. You’d be mistaken. I actually pretty rarely have a family member or friend reach out for help leveraging rewards. However, I did get one…

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Amex Membership Rewards Deep Dive

In my opinion, transferable points programs are the most valuable points to accumulate.  These points can often be used at better than 1 cent per point value to book travel.  Even better, points can be strategically transferred to airline and hotel programs when valuable awards are available.  If you’re at all interested in free travel or luxury travel with points & miles, then you need to understand the basics of each of these programs. This…

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5.5K Membership Rewards points on $175+ w/ Red Door Spa offer

We added several new offers to our database of Current Amex Offers this morning, including one that looks pretty good for Red Door Spa: Spend $175+, get 5,500 Membership Rewards points. That version was found on cards that earn Membership Rewards, though there is also a version for $55 back on some cards. If you’re interested in a holiday gift, I suggest syncing and waiting for a deal. See more below. The Deal New Amex Offer out for the Red…

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Membership Rewards 30% Transfer Bonus To Hilton Honors (Targeted)

Membership Rewards Hilton Honors Transfer Bonus

American Express is offering a 30% bonus when transferring Membership Rewards to Hilton Honors. Seeing as they usually transfer on a 1,000:2,000 basis, that increases the ratio to 1,000:2,600. The Deal Transfer Membership Rewards to Hilton Honors on an increased 1,000:2,600 basis, or Transfer Membership Rewards to Hilton Honors on an increased 1,000:3,000 basis. Key Terms Expires November 30, 2018. Quick Thoughts You usually get better value by transferring Membership Rewards to airlines, but getting…

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(EXPIRED) Redeem Membership Rewards For Delta Gift Cards For 1cpp (Targeted)

Delta Gift Cards Membership Rewards

American Express has reduced the redemption cost of Delta gift cards for some cardholders so that they now only cost 1 cent per point. The Deal Redeem Membership Rewards for Delta gift cards on a 1 cent per point basis. Key Terms Expiry date unknown Quick Thoughts This appears to be a targeted promotion as neither my wife nor I have this offer available on our Membership Rewards-earning cards, but Greg has access to this…

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(EXPIRED) Targeted transfer bonus to Cathay Pacific from Membership Rewards

American Express is offering a targeted transfer bonus from Membership Rewards to Cathay Pacific Asia Miles. Depending on your offer, you may be targeted for a 10-30% bonus when turning your points into miles. The Deal Targeted transfer bonus from Membership Rewards to Cathay Pacific Asia Miles (10-30% depending on your offer) Key Terms Must transfer increments of 1,000 points Quick Thoughts As you can see above, I was only targeted for a 10% bonus, though some have reported up to…

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Rocketmiles live with MR – and it’s pretty good

We recently reported that Rocketmiles would soon be offering the ability to earn American Express Membership Rewards points with hotel bookings. That feature is now live — and I am impressed with my first couple of searches. There are good deals to be had. The Deal Earn 500-10,000 Membership Rewards points per night for hotel bookings through Rocketmiles Direct link Key Terms Number of miles will vary by location and rates Rocketmiles bookings typically do not qualify for elite benefits…

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Earn Membership Rewards at Rocketmiles (coming soon)

Rocketmiles is a hotel booking service that offers the opportunity to earn various airline currencies on hotel bookings. Coming soon, they indicate that you will be able to earn American Express Membership Rewards points in place of airline miles — which could be an awesome deal thanks to their flexibility in transferring to many different programs. The Deal Earn 500-10,000 American Express Membership Rewards points per night for hotel stays booked through Rocketmiles (coming soon) Direct link Key…

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(EXPIRED) Great deal: 30% transfer bonus MR to Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Limited Edition Duck Necker Island

American Express Membership Rewards is once again offering a 30% transfer bonus when transferring Membership Rewards points to Virgin Atlantic. This can be a great deal if you are able to take advantage of some of Virgin’s partner awards and/or if you are looking to book a lap infant award ticket in premium cabins as Virgin has some excellent values. Furthermore, if you’d like to go to Necker Island and visit with Greg’s buddy Sir Richard, this can…

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