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A few new additions to our Best Offers

We endeavor to have the best Best Offers page on the Internet. That’s not a small task; at the moment, there are 155 credit cards on our Best Offers page. A week rarely passes when there aren’t necessary updates to offers, benefits, links, descriptions, names, or other details and we do our best to keep up with those changes. As I was doing some site maintenance yesterday, I stumbled on a few credit cards that were…

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Which is the best Amex Platinum card in 2020?

Over the past few years Amex has made huge changes to their Platinum card line up.  They’ve changed perks, increased annual fees, and eliminated a few co-branded options. Given all of this, it’s time to take a new look at which Platinum card is best.  This post has been updated for the year 2020. American Express has several varieties of their premium Platinum cards.  And, while they’re expensive, they’re loaded with great perks.  Which is…

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Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant anniversary statement credit offer [Targeted, YMMV]

If you have the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant credit card from American Express, keep an eye out at account anniversary as you may be targeted for an offer to get a $25 statement credit when spending $25 or more at hotels participating in the Marriott Bonvoy program. The offer currently being found my some is good for the credit after registering by 2/29 and spending by 3/31/20. The Deal Some Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant cardholders are reporting an…

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30% transfer bonus to Marriott from Membership Rewards [Targeted]

American Express Membership Rewards is offering a targeted 30% transfer bonus to Marriott Bonvoy. While we weren’t targeted on this one, Doctor of Credit reports on some readers being targeted. This is a poor value, so I wouldn’t recommend it except in fringe circumstances. The Deal American Express Membership Rewards is offering a targeted 30% transfer bonus to Marriott Bonvoy No link — log in to your Amex account and go to the transfer page to see if…

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Update 1/20: Get National Executive Elite status through Feb 2022 (YMMV) w/ Amex

Update 1/2/20: This deal is back again for all American Express cardholders. It is well worth doing this now and potentially matching to Hertz President’s Circle (though I personally prefer renting through National). Note two awesome things about this deal: First, while the landing page suggests that status would be active until February of 2021, some people are reporting that their National accounts are showing Executive Elite status valid through February 28, 2022. That’s awesome and…

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End of year checklist: Do these things by Dec 31st

We’re re-publishing this as a reminder for those of us waiting to the very last minute to complete these by the end of the year tomorrow. With exactly one week left in 2019, it’s time to dot the i’s and cross the t’s and make sure you have everything buttoned up in time for the new year. It can be easy to forget something simple, and indeed I’ve once again left a few things to…

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Back: Targeted 100K Platinum offer back for some

Amex Platinum for Less

Update 12/23/19: Some people are once again being targeted for this offer via the Card Match Tool at CreditCards.com. (H/T: One Mile at a Time) Update 11/4/19: A new round of people are reporting these offers via the Card Match Tool at CreditCards.com.  Update 5/27/19: People are once again reporting these offers via the Card Match Tool. Update 4/29/19: A fresh round of people are reporting being targeted. If you’re eligible, it’s probably worth a second to check the Card Match…

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Stack a deal on Samsung 10.1″ tablet

Update: This deal is even better for Cyber Monday. Several sites are offering the Samsung GalaxyTab A (2019 model) 10.1″ Wi-Fi 32GB for $159.99, but you can stack deals to get that down to an even better price and there are several ways to stack it depending on what you have available to you. Stack 1: Samsung.com Samsung.com is offering the tablet here. (our affiliate link) If you have the current Chase Offer for Samsung (available on some…

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(EXPIRED) Extra 4x Membership Rewards at Amazon, up to 1500 points

There’s a new targeted Amex Offer out today on some Amex cards to get 4 additional points per dollar at Amazon.com up to 1,500 bonus points (i.e. a max order of $375). While it’s not a huge windfall, it will be nice to pick up bonus points if you were planning to shop at Amazon anyway by the end of the year. The Deal Get an additional 4 Membership Rewards points per dollar (up to 1,500 bonus points)…

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