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New Benefits (and Fee!) on the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card

Yesterday, American Express performed a massive overhaul on their top of the line Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card. As we already knew, the $300 annual credit for use at Marriott Bonvoy properties was being...

Recap of the Atlantic City Status Match Merry Go Round in 2022

I went down to Atlantic City this past weekend to a) check what's changed since last year and, b) get a buddy on the Status Match Merry Go Round himself. I'm happy to say that...
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Now Live: Bask Bank Offers Loyalty Point Bonus to New Customers

New Bask Mileage Savings Account Holders Can Earn Loyalty Points as a Bonus For the first time, new customers can earn loyalty points in the new Loyalty Points Bonus offer from Bask Bank.* From September 15,...

Chase Freedom Q4 2022 Bonus Categories: Register Now

Registration is now live for the October-December 2022 period for your Chase Freedom and Freedom Flex cards. This is for both the legacy Chase Freedom and the new Freedom Flex. As a refresher, the old Chase...

Reactivate Expired Cathay Pacific Miles (Pre-2020) Plus 15% Transfer Bonus

Reactivate Expired Cathay Pacific Miles (Pre-2020) Prior to Jan 1, 2020, Cathay Pacific AsiaMiles "hard expired" meaning that you couldn't extend them with activity. Happily, starting January of 2020, all miles can be extended indefinitely with...

A reminder to #NeverForget. My memory of 9/11.

This is a repost of what I wrote on this day in 2017. I will never have new words to describe the way that day felt, nor how I remember it each year.  But...
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12 Transfer Bonuses This Month from Amex

12 Transfer Bonuses This Month from American Express Last September, Amex rocked the point world with twelve transfer bonuses at once for the whole month. Unexpectedly, they are doing an encore - though with different bonus...
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Delta Fixed Mileage Upgrade Awards Still Exist (Kind Of)

Delta Fixed Mileage Upgrade Awards Still Exist You may (or may not) remember the good old days of Delta SkyMiles.... when there were wonderful things like award charts and reasonable business class redemptions. In those...

Automated Award Searches With Point.me (Try for $1)

What is Point.me? For those of you that haven't yet discovered Point.me, you really should. The concept has been tried before, but never to this extent. Technically, this used to be called Juicy Miles, an award...
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Emirates and United Get Together

The announcement was made like this...   👀👀@emirates — United Airlines (@united) August 30, 2022 Then Emirates replies... 👋, @united! — Emirates Airline (@emirates) August 30, 2022 And then United makes a date with Emirates Want to hang(ar) out on September 14,...