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12 Dec. 2018
British Airways Class Action Settlement Avios Are Posting
This is an update to a previous post. As you can see below, in June I wrote about a British Airways class action settlement involving how British Airways was marketing carrier imposed surcharges as “fuel” surcharges.” For those of you who are entitled to Avios as part of this, View from the Wing is reporting
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18 Jul. 2018
Storytelling through food
Many have publicly mourned the death of Anthony Bourdain, and the recently-published final interview reignites this discussion. Bourdain’s ability to empathize with his dining companions served as the magical ingredient to each pictured dish.  His willingness to share culinary stories in the same breath as geopolitical insights demonstra...
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2 Jun. 2017
Giant 5x Gas Points Select Merchant Gift Cards Purchase: Amex, Sears & Nike Gift Cards
Drop by your nearest Giant or  Stop-&-Shop to participate in this 5x Gas Points Select Merchant Gift Cards Purchase Promotion, available from today till June 8, 2017. You just need a loyalty card and for each purchase of eligible third party gift cards you will get 5x fuel points good to redeem at participatin...
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3 Apr. 2018
Daily Getaways Return in 2018 with More Points on Sale
Daily Getaways is an annual promotion from the U.S. Travel Association intended to spur travel to and within the United States. I’ve purchased discounts on hotels and loyalty points several years in a row and was excited when they reached out to share details about this year’s promotions in advance. You may have already seen
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1 Mar. 2018
Up to 55%+ back on Hawaii resort with new stacking Hilton offer
Hilton already has a number of stacking opportunities, and now there is a new Amex Offer out for $45 back after $250 spend at Hilton Hotels & Resorts or Curio Collection. Interestingly, the terms of the offer state that using it will unlock another offer good for DoubleTree. This isn’t the first time we’ve s...
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2 Jun. 2017
Free Food Deals, Restaurant Promotions & Offers – June 2017
Are you looking for free food deals or restaurant promotions for you and your family/friends to enjoy? With tons of new restaurants and new promo deals popping up there are tons of opportunities for everyone to get free food! Check out our constantly updated free food deals below for those of you trying to get
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4 Apr. 2018
Top 10 Business Credit Cards for Travel Rewards: April 2018
Applying for business credit and charge cards is a great way to earn more miles and points than you already do, but many people don’t apply for business cards because they incorrectly believe they don’t qualify. You don’t need to have employees, nor does your business need to be profitable. You can use your social
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1 Jun. 2017
Best of Million Mile Secrets – May 2017
1.   If you’re looking to earn more Delta miles, consider the limited-time huge sign-up bonuses on the AMEX Delta cards!  And check out this post to find out how to get an even better offer on one of these cards! The Limited-Time 70,000 Delta Mile Sign-Up Bonus on the AMEX Delta Platinum Card Is Enough
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23 Feb. 2018
Avianca Visas: now 40K / 60K after 1st purchase [YMMV?]
Avianca has sent out an email offer to some LifeMiles members with increased signup bonuses on the Banco Popular Avianca Vuela and Avianca Vida Visa cards with promo code LM17WB. The promo code isn’t unique and when they offered a promo code last year, it worked for anyone who was approved for the card. It is likely that t...
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21 Aug. 2018
Award Alerts that get straight to the points!
Have you accumulated tens or hundreds of thousands of miles, but you just can’t figure out how to use them? Would you like award alerts that get you straight to the points? Then I have something for you!! Do you want to fly First Class?  I fly (and write) a ton about First and Business
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27 Nov. 2018
Dunkin Donuts: $10 Bonus Gift Card with $25 Gift Card Purchase
The Offer Direct Link to offer Dunkin Donuts is offeing a $10 bonus gift card with a $25 gift card purchase. The Fine Print Minimum purchase of $25 in total DD Cards during one transaction on www.giftcards.dunkindonuts.com only. Excludes Dunkin’ Gift Card purchases in Dunkin’ restaurants, bulk, and 3rd Party locations. Limit one $10 bon...
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26 Nov. 2018
Hatchimal Mystery Eggs for $29.99 from Amazon and Best Buy
Amazon and Best Buy are selling Hatchimal Mystery Eggs for $29.99, down from regular price of $59.99. Hatchimals on Amazon (affiliate link) Hatchimals on Best Buy (affiliate link) These were a craze back in 2016, and some kids love them. Amazon has the advantage of paying with discounted Amazon gift cards, as well as the 20% MR deal
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