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How to Get the Lowest Black Friday Prices Right Now

One of my daughters is already off of school for Thanksgiving Break and the other one will be arriving off of the bus at any moment, so let’s go ahead and talk about Black Friday sales. Or rather, let’s talk about why you don’t need to wait for them to start to go ahead and get what you want or need at the lowest prices of the season (while stacking up the mileage earnings, of course). You can buy now…

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Earn 6x Miles at Apple + Other Increased Bonuses

The huge airline mileage shopping bonuses are continuing this week, with the American AAdvantage shopping portal leading the charge with some increased bonuses to stores that rarely offer increased bonus mileage offers, such as Apple. Until 11/8/2017, Apple is paying out at 6x AAdvantage miles per dollar spent via the AAdvantage Shopping site. This is great news if there is a new Apple gadget you have been meaning to order, though unfortunately the iPhone X, Apple Watch Series 3 and…

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Today Only: Earn Up To 23x Miles and Points at Saks Off Fifth

I’ve held off until now, but I think my official holiday shopping is kicking off today as the opportunities to scoop up deals while earning tons of miles have truly arrived. I already outlined three big holiday airline shopping site bonuses here, but the real magic comes when you stack one of those bonuses with a huge retailer payout and a category bonus from a rewards-earning credit card. Right now all three of those things are lining up if you…

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Earn Thousands of Bonus Airline Miles for Holiday Purchases!

Halloween may still be a day away, but the 2017 holiday airline shopping bonuses have already arrived! Most of us probably see an uptick in our online shopping totals this time of the year, so we might as well get a bunch of airline miles for our efforts by going through one of the airline shopping portals to earn potentially thousands of bonus miles.   For those not familiar with this process, you can earn one of these holiday shopping…

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Earn Lots of British Airways Avios Shopping Online This Weekend!

This weekend the British Airways Avios eStore is offering double Avios at many retailers, and this takes the point totals up to some pretty noteworthy amounts at some popular retailers. Note that the US and UK British Airways shopping sites have different payouts, though of course most of the time you will probably want to order from the site for your country otherwise you may get into currency and shipping issues, though that may not always be a barrier.   You…

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Two Ways to Earn Bonus United Miles While Shopping

The United MileagePlus Shopping site has two bonuses that just launched, one that awards up to 1,500 bonus United miles based on your cumulative spending on the site by October 13, 2017. The other offers increased miles on some specific retailers that will seemingly rotate on Mondays this fall. Earn 1,500 Bonus United Miles on MileagePlus Shopping First, the sitewide United MileagePlus shopping bonus runs from 10/02/17 – 10/13/17, and with it, you can earn a one-time bonus of up to 1,500…

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Last Chance for 5x Points + 4th Quarter 5x Freedom Bonus Categories Leaked!

Today, September 14, 2017, is the last day for you to register for the Chase Freedom’s third quarter 5x bonus categories of restaurants and movie theaters. As long as you activate the 5x bonus today you will receive 5x points for up to $1,500 spent in those categories this quarter retroactive back to July 1st. If you don’t activate the bonus by today you will only earn 1x for all of those charges. As long as you have activated the bonus by today…

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Free Guardians of the Galaxy 2 DVD When Joining TopCashBack!

One of the cash back websites I sometimes use for various online purchases is TopCashBack.com. I earn airline miles for my online purchases more often than cash back, but when the cash back I would earn is more valuable, then I’m all for it. Today there is an offer for brand new TopCashBack members that is way better than average, assuming you or someone you know would enjoy owning the new Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 DVD/Blu-Ray for free.  …

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Big Mileage Payouts on Apple Purchases Today

Some retailers historically don’t offer very many miles per dollar when shopping via online sites, and Apple is one of them. Normally the online shopping sites just offer 1 mile per dollar on Apple purchases, but today you can earn 7 American AAdvantage miles per dollar spent at Apple + this will stack with the site-wide Back to School bonuses of up to 2,000 miles that run through tomorrow (August 18th). I’m not typically one to buy things just because…

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Easy Starbucks Promo: Get $20 Starbucks Credit for Just $10

Update: This promo hit maximum use and has now ended. Congrats to those who got in! Right now you can instantly turn a $10 online Starbucks e-gift card purchase into a $20 Starbucks e-gift card by just checking out using Visa Checkout! This is as simple and straight-forward of a Starbucks promo as you can get. To take advantage of this offer head here, purchase a $10 Starbucks e-gift card and you should see a $20 value given in exchange for…

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