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Amex Offer For You iTunes: $5 Back On $5 - Points Miles & Martinis. Bonus Southwest Points with Southwest Credit Card - Deals We Like. This post may contain affiliate links from our advertising partners, such as American Express. Read my Advertiser Disclosure policy here. Chase has been sending out targeted letters where you can get 4x points when using your Southwest c0-branded credit card. Even though I have this credit card I did not receive anything in the mail. However, I read about this promotion on another BoardingArea blog MJ on Travel and was able to enroll my card successfully! This offer is for purchases (based on your offer) between April 15 and July 15, 2015. There are actually four separate offers and I actually found this out after I enrolled for the first offer I saw. I suggest picking the bonus you prefer best and trying it out first. 4x points (2 bonus + 2 existing) on Southwest Airline purchases – enrollment link 4x points (2 bonus + 2 existing) on purchases at Southwest partner hotels and airlines – enrollment link Spend $5,000, receive 3,000 bonus points – enrollment link September 25, 2011.

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Save Points (and Money) Using the Chase Ultimate Rewards Travel Portal. Disclosure: We get a commission for links on the blog. You don’t have to use our links, but we’re very grateful when you do. American Express, Chase, and Citi are Million Mile Secrets advertising partners. Here’s our Advertiser Disclosure. My favorite use of Chase Ultimate Rewards points is transferring them to airline and hotel partners for Big Travel with Small Money. But sometimes you’re better off using points to book airfare through the Chase Ultimate Rewards Travel Portal. Right now, there are great sign-up bonuses on the Chase Ink Plus and Chase Ink Cash cards. Save Money (and Points!) Let’s see when it’s a better deal to use points to pay for airfare instead of transferring them to airlines!

What’s the Deal? Link: Chase Ink Plus Link: Chase Ink Cash Link: Chase Ultimate Rewards Transfer Partners Link: Use Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to Pay for Airfare Get the Biggest Travel When You Transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to Airlines and Hotel Partners for Luxury Experiences 1. The best credit card for 2015. This week, I’m sharing my favorite accounts with you. Let’s get to it. When my book was published in 2009, I named names. This is why some banks will never, ever partner with me. Oh well!! My old favorite credit card: Citi PremierPass card Anyway, in the first chapter on credit cards, I shared the details of my favorite credit card at the time: the Citi PremierPass card.

That’s changed now. In 2010, Citi tightened up on its credit-card lineup, dropping several of their most compelling rewards. Hilariously, Citi actually mailed out a note to cardholders trying to spin the reduction of benefits into something like ‘exciting new features’ — but it was obvious to anyone with a pulse that the most compelling rewards were being removed. And so I began an exhaustive search for a new credit card. Today, I’ll share my new favorite credit card. First, 5 rules about credit cards Interest rate doesn’t matter if you don’t carry a balance. What I want from the best credit card So with that in mind, here is… 5 Great Hotels in Europe Where You Can Stay 2 Free Nights With the Hilton Reserve Card.

Disclosure: We get a commission for links on the blog. You don’t have to use our links, but we’re very grateful when you do. American Express and Citi are Million Mile Secrets advertising partners. Here’s our Advertiser Disclosure. The Citi Hilton HHonors Reserve card is 1 of my favorite hotel cards because with it you can earn 2 free weekend nights at nearly any Hilton. And that includes their very expensive luxury hotel brands in Europe! And currently there is a limited-time $100 statement credit for your 1st Hilton stay by making charges to your room, like hotel restaurants and spa treatments! Folks Traveling to Europe Could Get an Excellent Deal by Using Their Free Weekend Night Certificates at Top Hilton Hotels So here are 5 European hotels where you could make the most of your free weekend night certificates! What’s the Deal? Link: Citi Hilton HHonors Reserve With $100 Statement Credit Link: My Review of the Citi Hilton HHonors Reserve With $100 Statement Credit 1. 2. 3.

Prost! 4. 5. Club Carlson Card Downgraded BUT You Can Still Get Big Hotel Travel Through 2016! Disclosure: We get a commission for links on the blog. You don’t have to use our links, but we’re very grateful when you do. American Express and Citi are Million Mile Secrets advertising partners. Here’s our Advertiser Disclosure. Update: Club Carlson sent an email to cardholders confirming that award stays must be booked before June 1, 2015, to qualify for the last night free perk. But cardholders will also get 30,000 bonus Club Carlson points if they use their card to pay for an eligible stay before August 31, 2015. Via Frequent Miler, the free night perk that comes with the US Bank Club Carlson card will be ending soon! Soon You Might Not Get the Last Night Free When You Book 2 or More Consecutive Award Nights at Club Carlson Hotels! But there is a bit of confusion about when these changes will really take place. What’s the US Bank Club Carlson Card? Link: US Bank Club Carlson Card With the US Bank Club Carlson card you get 50,000 Club Carlson points after your 1st purchase.

Bottom Line. Top 7 ways to milk the Club Carlson card before and after June 1 - The Frequent Miler. Last Friday I reported that Club Carlson credit cards will be losing their most valuable benefit: Bonus Award Nights as of June 1 2015. Club Carlson is replacing this benefit with a free night in the US, earned after $10K annual spend.

The soon-to-be-gone Bonus Award Night benefit makes the last night of each multi-night award stay free. So, it is currently possible to double the value of your Club Carlson points by booking two night award stays. With two-night award stays, you pay (with points) for the first night and get the second night free. With this benefit going away, here are my top suggestions for milking full value from your existing cards… 1. Starting June 1, you won’t be able to book stays with Bonus Award Nights, but you can still benefit from Bonus Award Nights. Based on the best information available right now, I believe that we won’t be able to change these reservations after June 1 without losing the free night. 2. 3.

Another way to go is to get advice from others. 4. 5. Are You Making the Most of Your American Express Benefits? Disclosure: We get a commission for links on the blog. You don’t have to use our links, but we’re very grateful when you do. American Express and Citi are Million Mile Secrets advertising partners. Here’s our Advertiser Disclosure. Did you know that all American Express credit cards offer helpful services such as extended warranties, purchase protection, and baggage insurance? Thanks to the Extra Benefits You Get From Your American Express Card, You’ll Keep Money in Your Wallet Here’s how to make the most of your American Express benefits! All American Express cards (except prepaid cards like Bluebird and Serve) give you extra perks. So folks approved for the American Express SimplyCash business card (now with a $250 statement credit after spending $5,000 in the first 6 months) will also get helpful services like roadside assistance.

Extra Perks You Get With an American Express Card All American Express cards (except prepaid cards like Bluebird and Serve) offer cardholders extra perks like: Citi Prestige Card is Your Ticket to Free Golf. Top 10 Credit Cards in the United Stated for 2015.