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1800Flowers offers: 10% back or $15 back on $50

There are new Amex Offers out again for 1-800-Flowers. While the inability to sync to multiple cards and/or stack like back in the glory days might make these offers less interesting than they once were, it may still be worth syncing these to save money on that last-minute gift you forgot you needed until it was (almost) too late. The Deal New Amex Offers are out for 1800-Flowers: Get 10% back on some business cards or get $15 back on $50…

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Is the Amex 5 Credit Card Limit Gone?

Yesterday, I accidentally applied for the SPG card.  A reader had asked about the new feature where Amex will warn you if you’ve had a card before and are not eligible for the bonus.  I had never seen the warning myself except as posted on other blogs, so I picked a card that I’ve had before (the SPG consumer card) and applied. I expected to see something like this: Instead, my application was instantly approved.…

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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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Membership Rewards to add Aer Lingus as a transfer partner

British Airways, Iberia, and Aer Lingus “share” the currency called Avios, though each program has its own award chart and loyalty program. It has long been theoretically possible to move Avios between your accounts in each of the three programs (British Airways Executive Club, Iberia Plus, and Aer Lingus AerClub), but many people have had difficulty in doing so. Later this month, it will get a little easier to accumulate Aer Lingus Avios since they are…

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4,000+ Virgin Atlantic miles w/ Avis rental

Virgin Atlantic is offering a promotion in conjunction with Avis, awarding 4,000 bonus miles (in addition to base miles earned) on rentals of 3 days or more with Avis for Group C or higher. You’ll have to shop around and compare rates, but this return might be worthwhile. The Deal Earn a bonus 4,000 Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles for Avis rentals of 3 days or more in North America, Canada (which seems to me like it is part…

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(EXPIRED) $50 Cabela’s for $40 @ Staples; Stack for 28% off total

Staples.com is offering a $50 Cabela’s gift card (e-mail delivery) for $40. If you can stack that the current Amex Offer at Staples (10% back on some business cards or $5 back on $25 that came out a few days ago Note: That offer is available in-store only), this could be an excellent deal whether for personal use or resale. If you do not have either of those offers available, this can still be a good deal…

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Easy status with Small Luxury Hotels of the World (Hyatt partner)

Hyatt announced this week that they will have a partnership with Small Luxury Hotels of the World that will enable you to earn and use Hyatt Points at these properties, though there will be no reciprocal recognition of status. However, American Express cardholders can get free mid-tier status with Small Luxury Hotels of the World, which Doctor of Credit reports might even get you a free night for your birthday. The Deal Get free “Inspired” (mid-tier) status with Small…

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$5 off $200 Mastercard gift card @ Staples [Starts 8/5]

Starting Sunday, August 5th, Staples will be offering an instant discount of $5 off when you buy $200 in Mastercard gift cards. That should stack with a couple of Current Amex Offers at Staples (for either $5 back on $25+ or 10% back on up to $1K on some business cards). Even without those offers, this can be a good deal if you’re using a card that earns one of the Best Category Bonuses at Office Supply Stores to make for some…

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Transfer bonus: Membership Rewards to JetBlue (Now 1:1)

American Express Membership Rewards is offering a 25% bonus when you transfer points to JetBlue TrueBlue through 10/1/18. That makes the transfer ratio an effective 1:1 (though you must transfer in 250 point increments). That could be a good deal depending on how you value TrueBlue points. The Deal 25% transfer bonus when moving points from American Express Membership Rewards to JetBlue TrueBlue (with the bonus, transfer 250 Membership Rewards to 250 TrueBlue points) Key Terms Expires 10/1/18 For each conversion…

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