The End is Coming for Amazon Payments – No More Earning Free Miles as of October 13th, 2014

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Amazon Payments has been one of the easiest methods for hitting minimum spending requirements and manufacturing easy and free additional spending on your credit cards. For years now Amazon Payments has allowed us the ability to send $1,000 per account to another person each month using a credit card as the funding source. Most of … Read the Full Post

Checking In from the Hyatt Place Daytona Beach OceanFront

My two oldest boys on their first roller coaster Space Mountain at Disney World

We are in the middle of our 9 day journey in Florida and it is had to believe we are approaching the end already! I spend some much time earning the miles & points and then planning the trips but when the trip finally comes together it seems to be over before you even know … Read the Full Post

Remember to Keep an Eye on Expiration Dates!

Tweet response from AmericanAir for voucher expiration

Sometimes the simplest things are the things that get overlooked. We work hard to earn our miles and the last thing that we should have happen is to lose them because simply for not paying attention. This is why I try to be very diligent in tracking the miles and points in my various accounts. … Read the Full Post

Disney World Here We Come

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This last week has been absolutely nuts with working overtime 10 hour days at the office only  to go home and spend the rest of the evening working on installing trim in our basement. I’ve managed to get all 50 ft worth of Oak ledging installed, the window jambs built and installed, the jambs around … Read the Full Post

Citi Adds Flying Blue As A Transfer Partner

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Last month Citi made the Thank You program far more enticing to miles and points enthusiasts by finally adding 8 airline transfer partners. This has been long-awaited and while none of the airlines are North American based it is still a big improvement to the program. Monday Citi announce the addition of a 9th airline partner, … Read the Full Post

1,000 More Free Award Miles from Lufthansa Miles & More

lufthansa plane above the clouds

Monday I posted an offer to earn 500 quick easy Miles & More award miles. The only catch was that the offer was in German so you needed to use Chrome’s translate feature or Google.com/translate to help you fill it out. Well it looks like there is another offer for free Lufthansa Miles & More … Read the Full Post

$32 Flights – Today Only With Frontiers Ice Bucket Challenge Sale

Frontier Ice Bucket Challenge

Frontier Airlines has taken up the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with a special fare sale. For today only, Frontier is offering fares out of Denver for as little as $32 for  a one-way flight. If you want to take advantage of this you are going to need to act fast as you only have until 11:59 … Read the Full Post

500 Free Miles From Lufthansa Miles & More

500 free miles with lufthansa and t mobile

T-Mobile is currently running a promotion marketing their online cloud media storage service, Media Center. With this promotion you can register for Media Center and be entered into a drawing for 100,000 Lufthansa Miles & More award miles. Plus just for registering you will receive 500 miles. The catch – this is a German promotion so … Read the Full Post

Free Avis First Status and a Free 2 Day Weekend Rental!

Avis First free rental email

I’ve known for a while that having a World Elite MasterCard provides the ability to get free Avis First rental car status. But unlike airline or hotel status, car rental status has never meant anything to me. Generally I am going to rent from whomever has the best rates at the time and so I’ve … Read the Full Post

Targeted Hyatt Bonus Point Offers – Up to 5,000 Points for Next Stay!

5000 hyatt gold passport points after next eligible stay

I’ve been waiting patiently for a Hyatt promotion to maximize an upcoming stay in Daytona Beach in two weeks. I’ve searched and searched and waited and waited but hadn’t found anything. Then on Monday I saw everyone posting a targeted offer to receive up to 50,000 bonus points. The offer didn’t sound to exciting to … Read the Full Post