Delta Devalues International Business Elite Skymiles Award Redemptions

I guess it should not come as any big surprise, but today Delta has announced that they are increasing the amount of miles required for low-level international award tickets in BusinessElite class.   The increased redemption levels range from a 6.7% increase for flights to the Southwest Pacific to as much as a 25% increase … Read the Full Post

Is it Wrong to Take a 1st Class Upgrade When…..

I have a bit of a conundrum and can’t seem to shake the feeling that maybe… just maybe… I shouldn’t be taking my Medallion upgrade (already confirmed) on my Delta flight to Florida tomorrow.   Before you dismiss me as having gone completely crazy, let me explain. I mean really, why the heck would anyone … Read the Full Post

Miles & Points Tidbits 6/29/13

1. Earn 1000 TYP for linking ThankYou account with Amazon (Expires tomorrow, June 30th)   Citi is giving 1,000 Thank You Points to the 1st 20,000 members who link their Thank You account to Amazon. Simply go here and enter TYAMCAZON2 in the Bonus Registration Code section.     Some people are being told they are ineligible, so … Read the Full Post

Miles & Points Tidbits 6/22

Monday, June 24th, is the last day for the increased sign up bonus on the Ink cards. Chase is offering 60,000 bonus points after $5,000 spend on the Ink Bold and Ink Plus. The offers for the Ink Classic and the Ink Cash have also been increased to 25,000 points and $250 respectively. (These are … Read the Full Post

55,000 Bonus SkyMiles and 20,000 MQM Sign Up Bonus On Platinum Delta Amex! AMAZING!

This has been a stellar week for getting large sign up bonuses on business credit cards. First was the 20% increased bonus on the Ink family of credit cards, good only this week for National Small Business Week. These offers include the Ink Bold and Ink Plus cards with a bonus of 60,000 points instead … Read the Full Post

Platinum Delta Skymiles Card with Upto 35,000 Bonus Miles and 10,000 MQM’s

EVEN BETTER DEAL AVAILABLE UNTIL 7/7/13 on the business version – 55,000 miles and 20,000 MQM sign up bonus!!!! Recently there has been a renewed interest in the Delta Amex cards due to some targeted promotional offers that Amex has thrown out. There have been to main offers for the Gold Delta Amex card, with … Read the Full Post

3500 Delta SkyMiles From the ShareBuilder Promotion Have Already Posted!

Last Saturday I talked about an offer that had been around for a while but I had forgotten about. Through ShareBuilder you can earn from 2,000 up to 3,500 miles with Delta, United, or US Airways with any new account. Unlike most investing offers, this one does not require you to have a huge balance, … Read the Full Post

2,000 to 3,500 Miles With Delta, United, or US Air From ShareBuilder

See update in Bold at bottom as of 5/11/13 @ 8:00pm Hat tip to samdori on Flyertalk. It’s nice to see the opportunity to earn some bonus miles for an investment account that does not require sticking $50,000 or more in the account. I have to admit that Sharebuilder has long since fallen off my radar, … Read the Full Post

Credit Cards With The Best Annual Spending Threshold Bonuses

With all the possibilities to manufacture spending going on these days with things like Visa and MasterCard gift cards and Vanilla Reloads, I decided it was time to take another look at which cards would be the best to put the majority of that manufactured spending on. Even though we are 4 months into the … Read the Full Post

Delta SkyMiles Signup Bonus of Up to 40,000 Bonus Miles

I have been meaning to post this for a while now but keep forgetting. Delta Points posted back in January that this was now available again as they have offered it in the past. Delta Points is a great resource for all things Delta.     If you are not a Delta SkyMiles Member or … Read the Full Post