(Targeted) 10% Transfer Bonus From Amex Membership Rewards To Hilton Honors

Written by Stephen Pepper @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

American Express is offering a 10% bonus (and possibly higher?) when transferring Membership Rewards to Hilton Honors. This is a targeted offer, so you’ll need to log in to see if you have this offer available to you, although it’s probably not worth taking advantage of. The Deal Get a 10% bonus when transferring American Express Membership Rewards to Hilton Honors. Key Terms Expiry date unknown. Quick Thoughts Membership Rewards usually transfer to Hilton on…

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Last Chance – Amex Rose Gold + Peak Design Tripod

Written by Island Miler @ Jeffsetter Travel

Attention everyone! This is your last chance to apply for the Amex Rose Gold card! It’s also your last chance to buy the amazing Peak Design Travel Tripod for a significant discount! Last Chance – Amex Rose Gold Last month, American Express brought back the rose gold version of the Gold Card for a limited […]

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Wow: 120x Membership Rewards points at LifeLock (buy at 0.8cpp)

Written by Nick Reyes @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

As reported by WallersWallet, Rakuten (formerly Ebates) is offering 120% cash back today at LifeLock, which is part of the 3x cash back event that Stephen reported here at Frequent Miler late last night. Those who have their Rakuten accounts set up to earn American Express Membership Rewards can alternatively earn 120x in Membership Rewards points. That’s a potentially great deal as you can essentially buy points at a cost of 0.8c per point (eight tenths of a…

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American Express Is Clawing Back Points from Self-Referrals

Written by Ethan Steinberg @ The Points Guy

Last year, American Express made an incredibly positive change to its refer-a-friend program. Instead of only being allowed to refer from one card to the same product, it was suddenly possible to refer friends to a wide variety of Membership Rewards earning and cobranded credit cards. In fact, Amex even made it possible to refer …

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Video: The Worst Meal TPG Has Ever Had On a Plane — El Al First Class Review

Written by Jordan Allen @ The Points Guy

Because who doesn’t love a good throwback? In this week’s installment of “Being The Points Guy,” Brian and company (a.k.a. Claudia Oshry, @girlwithnojob and Ben Soffer, @boywithnojob) get the first-class cabin to themselves aboard an old-fashioned Boeing 747 with El Al Israel Airlines. While the food was, well, not the best — the vintage flight …

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Bits: Amex rolls out its spend-based bonus promo to more people, Finnair adds Busan, Iberia adds Cairo

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: American Express rolls out more spend-based bonuses 10 day ago we wrote about a new spend-based bonus promotion launched by American Express for many people – but not everyone – who have Preferred Rewards Gold or The Platinum Card.  The deal may also […]

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Two New American Express Offers Available for Delta and Carnival Purchases

Written by Carissa Rawson @ The Points Guy

American Express Offers, which incentivize purchases by statement credits or additional Membership Rewards points, are a good way to continue building balances long after your sign-up bonus is gone. Though multiple cards offer some form of this, Amex is the king of offers. And today, we’ve got two new ones to add to the table. …

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The Ultimate California Road Trip on the Cheap With Points

Written by Carissa Rawson @ The Points Guy

California’s Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) is as famous as it is expensive. A must-do road trip for its incredibly scenic vistas and seaside towns, it comes at a price. Hotels in cities like Malibu and Monterey charge as much as $500 a night, and many hotel chains also charge top-tier point redemptions for middle-of-the-road properties. …

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Amex Offer: Get 4 Additional Points on NYC Yellow Cab and MTA Rides

Written by Benji Stawski @ The Points Guy

Listen up New Yorkers! Your daily commute for the rest of 2019 might have just gotten more rewarding. American Express cardholders are currently being targeted to earn four additional points per dollar spent on NYC Yellow Cabs and MTA rides using contactless payment or a mobile wallet. Both offers are capped at a maximum of …

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Amex Cuts Employee Card Perks From Business Centurion Card

Written by Madison Blancaflor @ The Points Guy

While the ever-exclusive Business Centurion Card from American Express charges an astronomical $2,500 annual fee, the perks that come with it make the invitation-only corporate card worth it for some high-budget businesses. Unfortunately, it seems as if Amex is cutting one of the primary benefits employers were able to give to their additional cardholders: the …

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Last Chance to Fly Delta One for 39,000 Points

Written by Carissa Rawson @ The Points Guy

American Express is one of the more generous card providers when it comes to transfer bonuses with its partners. In May we wrote about one of its latest — a 30% bonus when transferring points to Virgin Atlantic, which opens the door to flying partners Delta and beyond for less than you think. Today (July …

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Let the Good Times Roll: Las Vegas Points Hotels for Families

Written by Fiona Tapp @ The Points Guy

When you think of Las Vegas, what comes to mind? Casinos, bachelorette parties and the movie “The Hangover”? Well, yes, there’s all that, but think broader. Believe it or not, for the past decade or so, Las Vegas has been working to shrug off its reputation as only a raucous party destination and has rebranded …

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Get 20% off at Amazon w/ 1 Membership Rewards point [YMMV]

Written by Nick Reyes @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

Amazon is once again offering 20% off your order when you use at least 1 Membership Rewards point up to a maximum discount of $50. This promotion appears to be targeted and you may not be eligible if you participated in the promotion last time. That said, it’s pretty easy to click and see if you’re targeted, and if you are this is a good deal. The Deal Get 20% off at Amazon when you activate this deal and…

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Budget International Family Destinations for 2019

Written by Devorah Lev-Tov @ The Points Guy

When you’re traveling with your family of three or four or five people, following the crowds to traditionally popular destinations can bust a budget, especially if you’re headed out of the US. Instead of Venice or Hong Kong during peak season, we have a list of alternate destinations that may be just what you need …

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Tips for Planning a Family Trip to Tel Aviv — Using Miles and Points

Written by Devorah Lev-Tov @ The Points Guy

Tel Aviv is a fun and energetic city that despite being popular for its nightlife is also extremely family-friendly. As the major metropolitan city of Israel, it incorporates the country’s love for families and children, making it an ideal vacation spot. Grown-ups can enjoy its cutting edge art and stellar food while kids can frolic …

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Delta One Plus 2: Flying a Family to Hawaii in Business on Delta’s 767-400ER

Written by Darren Murph @ The Points Guy

Lie-flat seats to Hawaii made even an eight-plus hour flight with an infant a breeze. Pros: Shared space for families on middle seats, fantastic entertainment selection and service steeped in aloha. Cons: Dated seats, no windows in Row 10 and subpar IFE displays (all of which are set to be replaced in an upcoming refurbishment).

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The Different Flavors Of The Amex Platinum — Which One Is Right For You?

Written by Ethan Steinberg @ The Points Guy

The premium rewards card market keeps getting more crowded with customers paying $400 or more in annual fees in order to get luxury travel perks. It’s crazy to think that just a few years ago there was really only one premium card on the market, The Platinum Card® from American Express. Now, not only is …

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