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Marriott Offering Free Night After Two Stays For New Members

I've written in the past about how Marriott is one of the only major hotel groups to offer a lucrative bonus for new members who join their loyalty program and complete qualifying stays. This promotion has been around for quite a while, but Marriott…

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Filed Under: Great Deals, Hotel Deals
Fairmont Banff Springs

Fairmont’s Generous “Buy One Get One Free” Promo

We're increasingly seeing hotels offer promotions to incentivize future stays, and Fairmont has come out with a fantastic promotion for their North America properties. I first wrote about this a couple of days ago, but they've now added two more US properties…

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Filed Under: Fairmont, Hotel Deals
Money

Free Cash With SoFi Referral Program (2020)

I've written a few times in the past about SoFi's generous referral program. Over time they've made some changes to the program, including the perks and the bonuses for new members, so I wanted to provide an update for both SoFi Money and SoFi Invest.…

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Filed Under: Great Deals
Swiss Business Class 777 – 5

Buy United MileagePlus Miles With A Mystery Bonus

United Airlines MileagePlus has just launched their latest promotion on purchased miles. Through 11:59PM CT on Friday, May 29, 2020, United is offering a mystery bonus on purchased miles. The accounts I manage mostly show a bonus of 75% when you buy…

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Filed Under: Great Deals, MileagePlus

Best Credit Cards For Groceries And Supermarkets (May 2020)

We all have to eat, whether that comes in the form of eating at restaurants or at home. I’ve written in the past about the best credit cards for dining out, and in this post wanted to write about the best credit cards for grocery store and supermarket…

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Filed Under: Advice, Credit Card Comparisons
Waldorf Astoria Maldives

Recap: 7 Opportunities To Buy Points

We frequently see loyalty programs sell points at a discount, and for many this is an opportunity to buy points at a cost that makes sense, especially for aspirational redemptions. At the moment we're seeing many programs sell points at a discount, so…

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Filed Under: Great Deals
St Regis Maldives

Marriott Selling Gift Cards For 20% Off (Last Chance)

I’ve written before about how I think many travel brands could be doing a better job creatively generating revenue. With so many companies having liquidity issues, I didn't understand why we weren't seeing more promotions from travel brands incentivizing…

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Filed Under: Hotel Deals, Marriott
Four Seasons Seychelles Room

Hotels.com Offering Double Rewards

A lot of people prefer booking their hotel stays through hotels.com, and for those people the popular online travel agency has just rolled out a great promotion. Hotels.com has just launched what they call their most rewarding offer ever. Hotels.com…

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Calala Island Nicaragua – 83

SLH Selling Gift Cards With 20% Bonus

We're increasingly seeing travel brands get creative when it comes to generating revenue during these tough times. We're seeing Marriott sell gift cards for 20% off, and we're seeing Belmond sell gift cards with a 20% bonus. Small Luxury Hotels of the…

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Filed Under: Hotel Deals
Belmond Sanctuary Lodge

Belmond Selling Gift Cards With 20% Bonus

As I wrote about a few days ago, for one week only, Marriott is selling gift cards for 20% off. Well, they're not the only hotel group to be selling discounted gift cards at the moment. Belmond, which operates luxury hotels, cruises, and trains, is also…

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Southwest 737

Southwest Airlines Offering 2x Rapid Rewards Points For Flights

Airlines are starting to offer real incentives for booking flights, and I'm not sure how to feel about this... Southwest is offering 2x Rapid Rewards points for flights this summer: Registration is required prior to booking travel Valid for flights between…

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Filed Under: Flight Deals, Southwest
Choice Hotel

Choice Privileges Selling Points For 30% Off

Obviously for most people this isn’t the time to buy points speculatively. However, for those planning way in advance, it could make sense to buy points if the price is right. That’s why I’ll keep covering deals to buy points as they arise. Choice Privileges…

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Filed Under: Choice, Great Deals
American 737 Max Business Class – 7

Earn American AAdvantage Bonus Miles For Booking Travel Now

Travel brands finally seem to be getting creative when it comes to generating revenue now for travel later. Earlier I wrote about how Marriott is selling discounted gift cards, and now American has a promotion as well, though it's not quite as lucrative,…

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Filed Under: American, Flight Deals
Money

$30 Bonus For New Rakuten Members (Last Chance)

Online shopping portals can be a great way to pick up additional points for purchases you’d make anyway. Just for following a specific link you can earn bonus points or cash back in addition to the rewards you’d earn for credit card spending. I've already…

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Waldorf Palm

Hilton Honors Points Unlimited Promo (Extended)

While this is probably far from the top priority for anyone at this point, it's worth noting that Hilton has extended their global promotion by several months. I think Hilton took exactly the right approach here -- in my opinion it seems kind of tone…

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Filed Under: Great Deals, Hilton
Turkish Airlines 787 Business Class – 2

Wow: Aeroplan Will Sell Miles For One Cent Each

Aeroplan has been doing a phenomenal job engaging members during the COVID-19 crisis. Air Canada is extending elite status and even giving people the option to gift status to others, and has also introduced innovative ways to earn status from home. As…

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Filed Under: Air Canada, Great Deals
Westin Madrid

Buy “Hotel Bonds” For Discounted Stays In 60+ Days

I'm not exactly sure what to make of this, so I'm simply passing this on for anyone who wants to look into it more, as I don't plan on taking advantage of this myself (I think). Buy $150 hotel gift cards for $100 The website buynowstaylater.com is selling…

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Filed Under: Hotel Deals, Hotels
Fairmont Empress

Fairmont Selling Gift Cards With 20% Bonus (Three Hours Only)

The major hotel chains sometimes sell discounted gift cards, which is a great way to lower the cost of hotel stays. For the past few years Fairmont has been offering bonuses on gift card purchases at least twice a year. They typically offer one of these…

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Filed Under: Fairmont, Great Deals