Targeted Southwest Double Points Promotion

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I received an email stating that I was targeted to receive double Rapid Reward points for booking and flying from Sept 18, 2018 to Nov 20, 2014 after registration.   This means that booking and flying on a Business Select Fare will earn 12 bonus points (24 in total) per dollar,  Anytime Fares will earn 10 bonus points (20 in…

A Surprise 5% Bonus from Discover

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Every quarter, Discover Card rotates its bonus categories which you can earn 5% cash back up to $1,500 in purchases. From Oct-Dec 2014, the category is Online Shopping & Department Stores. Some popular department stores and retailers that they listed are below. What interested me was Amazon.com under online retailers and Sears under department stores.…

Goodbye to Amazon Payments and Plink

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Amazon Payments was a good run. People were able to transfer 1,000 monthly with a credit card fee free to anyone they wanted who also had it and they could do it from the comfort of their own home. Many also had multiple accounts they could use, but unfortunately, this free miles generator will come…

Updates on the 140k Ritz Carlton Card

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I had previously written about the offline 140k Chase Ritz Carlton credit card and I wanted to share some updates on this card since I’ve applied and used it. If you are wondering what this card it made of, its stainless steel and pretty thick. Some potential uses include scrapping ice off your car windshield…

Hotel Promo Roundup Fall 2014

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Here are various hotel promotions that are out that you could register for: IHG’s Into the Nights Promo – Here is a post I did about this and my tailored offer that I received. SPG’s More for You Promo – Register by Oct 31, 2014 to earn double points on a stay of 2 or more…