1,000 Free Gold Points from Club Carlson on Twitter!

1000 free gold points for following club carlson on twitter

Club Carlson is revving up for a 24-hour private Twitter party they are hosting on May 13th which is being dubbed #hashtaghotel. During the Twitter party Club Carlson will be giving away all kinds of freebies including Gold Points, elite status, noise-canceling headphones, luggage, cameras and more! In the mean-time Club Carlson is drumming up followers … Read the Full Post

Free Gold Status With Club Carlson

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Club Carlson is running a promotion for free Gold Elite Status. This offer was targeted to American Express cardmembers in Europe however there are reports that it will work for anyone enrolling with an European address. If you can find a European address to use just for the initial enrollment…… Once you enroll you can … Read the Full Post

Puerto Rico Trip Review: Just My Boys and I – Part 1 – Planning Our Trip

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This is my first post in my series on my trip to Puerto Rico with my oldest two boys. You can find the other posts here: Puerto Rico Trip Review: Day 1 & 2 Getting to Puerto Rico Yes, I took my oldest two boys to the Caribbean and yes, we left my wife behind… Ok, … Read the Full Post

Last Chance to Redeem Club Carlson Points Before Program Changes Take Affect Tomorrow March 15th

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Sign up to follow my blog via email (top left) or follow me on Facebook and Twitter! Back in February, Club Carlson announced a devaluation that is slated to go into place tomorrow, March 15th, 2014. Nine Club Carlson properties will be moved to a new category 7 tier which will require 70,000 points per night. The new category represents … Read the Full Post

Club Carlson Devaluation Coming March 15th, 2014

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On Wednesday Club Carlson announced an overhaul to their loyalty program. Although it was no big surprise that most of us saw coming, it doesn’t make it any better. I am getting tired of writing about devaluations but this one was long overdue. I would have posted this sooner but this week has been pure … Read the Full Post

Miles & Points Tidbits – 1/18/14

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1. 10% Off TransAtlantic Flights on Alitalia You can score an eCoupon code good for 10% off of Alitalia flights simply by signing up for their newsletter here. The 10% off coupon is good on economy Alitalia operated flights out of Boston, Miami, or New York’s JFK. In order to receive 10% off you must … Read the Full Post

The Best Black Friday/Cyber Monday Hotel Deals from Around the Internet

Aruba Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino

It’s not just the toys and TV’s going on sale this weekend. The travel industry is having its fair share of deals. Between eating leftovers and napping you might want to take some time to look at your travel plans. You should be able to score some great rates on hotel stays over the next … Read the Full Post

Getting a Cheap or Free Hotel Stay Using Best Rate Guarantees

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I’m cheap and with 4 kids I need to be! Using hotel points for free stays saves a ton of money but there are times when using points is simply not the cheapest option. I’m not talking about putting valuations on points and comparing them to paid rates either. I’m talking about taking advantage hotel … Read the Full Post

10x Points at Restaurants with Club Carlson Visa

It seems like all the credit card issuers are gearing up for the holidays and I am enjoying it! It seems like every time I check my mail there is some type of new category spending bonus offer for one of my cards. I have several recent offers I have been working to earn bonuses … Read the Full Post

Free Platinum Status With Le Club Accorhotels

DEAL IS NOW DEAD – It appears that both codes have been pulled and no longer work.  Le Club Accor is well-known for periodically offering free top-tier status in its hotel program. The last time I posted a free platinum status offer, the enrollment page did not specifically state anything about receiving free platinum status. … Read the Full Post