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1 Mar. 2018
Earn up to 70k SkyMiles With These Delta Offers
Delta’s Amex cards offer elevated sign-up bonuses on a pretty regular basis. Several months after the last round of higher bonuses ended in November, they’re back now through April 11 for the Gold Delta SkyMiles Amex and the Platinum Delta SkyMiles Amex. The offers are identical to what we saw last time around, so now’s
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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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22 Sep. 2018
IHG PointsBreak List To Be Released on September 24th, 2018 12PM EDT (For Stays Through November 30th)
Update IHG Twitter account has confirmed this September 24th date. List will go live and be bookable from 12PM EDT. The list will also include the Intercontinental Mendoza. It’s that time again: We’ll link to the newest PointBreaks® list at 12 p.m. EDT Monday, Sept. 24. Get ready to discover where your points can take
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1 Jun. 2017
How to Fly Round-Trip to Japan in Business Class for $100: Part 4 – The Secret to Flying Cathay Pacific Business Class
Ever dreamed of visiting Japan?  Credit card rewards can help get you there for a fraction of the price! Using miles & points, I recently flew round-trip from Austin, Texas, to Japan for ~$110 in Business Class.  The retail cost was ~$11,000!  And for 3 weeks of lodging (including some fancy hot...
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2 Jun. 2017
WesBanco Bank Checking Promotion: $100 Bonus + $50 Donation (OH)
Available for members of the Beavercreek Chamber of Commerce, WesBanco is offering $100 Bonus + $50 Donation when you open qualifying checking account good through December 31, 2017. To earn the $100 bonus, you must activate e-statement, make two direct deposits of at least $200, pay two bills with WesBanco Bill Pay, and complet...
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3 Jun. 2018
3 questions about Americans and money
It’s a slow, rainy Sunday around here, which is as good an occasion as any to contemplate the mysteries of life. In that spirit, here are three questions I genuinely don’t know the answers to about Americans and their financial habits. Why don’t Americans save in other currencies? I’m fascinated by currency risk and have
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1 Mar. 2018
Drunk Man Pays $1,635 for Accidental Uber Ride
Kenny Bachman opted to take an Uber home after a night of drinking with friends last Friday in West Virginia. Instead of returning to his friends’ place in Morgantown, West Virginia, the 21-year-old accidentally put his address in Gloucester County, New Jersey— a 300-mile journey that cost him a hefty $1,635.93. After Bachman ...
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23 Sep. 2018
How Many Hilton Amex Cards Can You Apply For?
At the moment we’re seeing some increased welcome bonuses on American Express’ co-branded Hilton credit cards. The details of these offers are as follows: The Hilton Honors Card from American Express is offering a welcome bonus of 75,000 Honors bonus points after spending $1,000 on purchases within the first three months; the ...
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2 Apr. 2018
Review: Park Hyatt Milan
After a short visit to Dubai, we were finally on our way to Italy. But wait! Although Milan was the destination of our flight, we planned to spend very little time in the city. We were arriving late because we had already stretched our time in Dubai up to the limit, and we needed a
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1 Jun. 2017
New AMEX Offers: Omni Hotels, Glasses.com, Texas de Brazil, and More!
Via Running With Miles, there are new AMEX Offers that can help you save cash on purchases you might make anyway! AMEX Offers are an easy way to save money.  To use these deals, just add the offers to your AMEX card.  Then you’ll earn a statement credit when you make a qualifying purchase. Save on Incre...
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28 Feb. 2018
New 10K signup bonus on 2x everywhere card
Current cardholders of the Blue Business Plus Credit Card from American Express can now refer friends — and the referral offer comes with a signup bonus of 10,000 Membership Rewards points after $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months for your friend. The Offer Earn 10,000 Membership Rewards points after spendi...
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27 Feb. 2018
Earn Choice Hotels Points When Ordering From Delivery.com
Choice Hotels and Delivery.com have teamed up to offer Choice Privileges points when ordering food through the Choice Hotels app. The Deal Earn two Choice Privileges points for every dollar you spend on food ordered through the Choice Hotels mobile app. Key Terms Choice Privileges members will earn two points per total dollar amount spent
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