Marriott released their MegaBonus promotion for stays between February 1 through April 30, 2015. More on why I’m bolding “stays” further down, but the offers generally vary, but..
When I first started writing this blog, I wrote about exchanging gift cards for United miles with Plastic Jungle. Then I followed up a couple of times about Plastic Jungle, once
This post is more of the long range plan that I have for my credit cards, hence the long winding road picture. Earlier this year, I wrote about my latest
She was packed and ready to go but wasn’t coming…
On our short trip to Lyon, we opted to leave our daughter – we just figured it would be more fun
Many of you may have received an e-mail from American Express about your Bluebird accounts this afternoon. If you have not yet, it is probably coming. Brace yourselves: it’s not
Last week, I wrote about the particular problem I have with Star Alliance. After having Aegean Airlines Gold Status for the past two years, I’m disappointed to find out that
I’ve written about American Express Sync Offers quite a few times in the last year and half like here, here, here, here, and here and a few other times like
Today I received an e-mail from Oberoi Hotels and Resorts, a pretty amazing hotel group in India–where I had the chance to visit their property in Agra, where I saw
This post was a guide to automating how to change your PIN, today’s will be a quick guide of how you can take it further besides just changing your PIN.
Sometimes when we operate in the travel hacking or manufactured spending sphere, I have to stop and think: is it right?
I’ll frame your mindset with the following excerpt from the
Just got a note about Hyatt Gift Cards are an extra 3% off with code JINGLE on Raise till 12/17 (on top of 7% for a total of 10%). I
A couple of weeks ago I got back from a Round the World Thanksgiving trip with my wife and mother in law. This was something of a bucket list trip
I just received an email from Kimpton to inform me that IHG has acquired them. This is interesting news since IHG themselves were the subject of a failed acquisition just
In researching for my next post, I stumbled upon a gold mine. I am not sure how we, a group of highly trained expert manufactured spenders, missed this. We could
I don’t want to cause any panic, and I want to label this as still developing. You may have noticed that the Ultimate Rewards Mall has been rebranded as “Shop
Just saw a gift card deal from Groupon that’s worth its own post: $25 gets you both a $25 gift card to Papa John’s and a coupon for a free
One Kings Lane is new to the AMEX offers list with $30 back on $100 purchase. OKL is my go-to for travel gifts and funky finds, especially vintage prints and
The object of my affection.
Regular readers know of my passion for Avios. I was so happy to see that through 1/15/05, British Airways is offering a 40% bonus on American
Finally, a long-awaited feature that makes American Express Membership Rewards points more valuable is back. Through January 31, 2015 there is a 40% transfer bonus to British Air..
In the past, I purposely avoided cards that required you to dial in a number to change the PIN. If I can avoid the phone I will. I was at
I just received an e-mail stating that American Express (AMEX) Platinum card members will soon get:
10 complimentary Gogo inflight internet passes each calendar year.
I put it i..
I’m traveling again, it seems like forever since we have done this, and it is fantastic! As I walked into this latest hotel room, the Radisson Blu Madrid Prado, I
Today is the last day to register for the Chase Freedom 4th quarter cash back category, which includes Amazon, Zappos and select department stores. While the 4th quarter bonuses..