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Save Money on Hotel Stays With Two New Amex Promos (Targeted)

I know that most of us prefer to use hotel points to cover hotel stays whenever possible, but sometimes paying out of pocket is the best way to get what you need when you need it. When that happens, you want to be sure to leverage any available bonuses or discounts to minimize expenses while earning as many points as possible. Right now there are two new hotel promos available to some American Express cardholders that could save you money…

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Targeted Amex Platinum 100,000 Point Offer Returns!

The first credit card I obtained that had an annual fee of more than $100 was the Amex Platinum several years ago. The annual fee was a little lower back then than it is now, but still, the idea of paying hundreds of dollars for a rewards card took some getting used to. However, the math was solid as the 100,000 transferable Membership Reward points I received as a welcome bonus after hitting the spending requirement were worth at least $1,500…

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Earn Points + Access $0 Balance Transfer Fees and 0% Intro APR

Around here we usually focus on rewards-earning credit cards for the rewards or built-in perks that they offer, but every now and then it is worth at least mentioning some of the actual credit that these cards can provide. Note that if you are racking up a balance and paying interest on a rewards credit card you will most likely not come out on the winning side of that equation as the interest payments will very quickly eat away at…

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How to Save Money With New Chase Offers

I recently decided to apply for the Chase Marriott Rewards Premier Business Card primarily because it has an unclear future with the SPG merger and related co-branded credit card shake-up and I didn’t want to miss out on the sign-up bonus points. You can transfer Marriott Rewards points to Starwood and a 3:1 ratio, and I desperately need to beef my SPG account balance back up a bit after making some award reservations in advance of the impending annual SPG…

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Earn Bonus Points When Team USA Wins a Medal at 2018 Olympics

As I’m sure you know, the Winter Olympics recently kicked off in South Korea and Team USA has already started to win some medals! For those in the points world, you should be extra excited every time Team USA wins a medal, because the sign-up bonus on the US Bank FlexPerks Travel Rewards Visa gets a little sweeter. Not an affiliate link – just a deal you should know about. In addition to the 25,000 bonus points you can earn…

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