Category Archives: Deals

Save An Easy $30 At Target By Purchasing Gift Cards- TODAY ONLY!

TargetThe Michael W Travels family loves shopping at Target. We find that the store offers tons of items at reasonable prices. Some of our favorite things to shop for include clothing (mostly for the kids), food, and products for our home.

While shopping at the store, I usually pay for my purchases with gift cards bought at Staples. I earn 5X points on purchases made at Staples (with my Chase Ink card) so the gift cards allow me to earn 5X points on Target purchases. Continue reading Save An Easy $30 At Target By Purchasing Gift Cards- TODAY ONLY!

Awesome Deal On Clothing Arts, Makers of My Favorite Travel Pants!

Clothing ArtsBack in 2014, I wrote a review about what I’d consider to be possibly the best travel pants ever  by Clothing Arts.

For those of you unfamiliar with these pants, they’re known for being Pick-Pocket Proof! (For more details check out my review in the link above.)

Besides making great pants, Clothing Arts also makes shorts. Continue reading Awesome Deal On Clothing Arts, Makers of My Favorite Travel Pants!

Starbucks Black Friday Deal: Travel Cup + Unlimited Coffee For Month $40

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While I’m not a coffee drinker, this deal from Starbucks is bound to pique the interest of many of you.

ABC7NY.com reports that, “Starbucks is offering a Black Friday deal that keeps on giving“.

The popular coffee company will be selling a “brewed refill tumbler” Continue reading Starbucks Black Friday Deal: Travel Cup + Unlimited Coffee For Month $40

Problem Solved! I Have 100 Amex Offers For Each Of My Cards

Amex OffersYesterday I wrote about how it was strange that neither of my American Express cards had any Amex Offers.

Using the live chat feature didn’t give me any answers other than to call a customer care number for support (which I’ve yet to do).

After posting about my Amex Offers issue Continue reading Problem Solved! I Have 100 Amex Offers For Each Of My Cards

Strange! Why Don’t My Accounts Have Any Amex Offers?

Amex OffersA couple of days back I logged onto American Express to pay my bills. While on the site, I scrolled towards the bottom of the screen to see which Amex Offers might be available.

When I got to the section where the Amex Offers are shown, I was surprised to see the image above for both of my accounts! Continue reading Strange! Why Don’t My Accounts Have Any Amex Offers?

Bonus Offer: 2X Wyndham Rewards Points On Next 5 Stays

Wyndham RewardsWyndham Rewards used to be a pretty straight-forward program. A one night stay at any property used to cost 15,000 points (unless you opted for the cash + points option).

The program got a bit more complicated a few months back when they introduced three award pricing tiers (7,500, 15,000 & 30,000 points per night). For lower-end  properties this could be a good thing, not so much for their higher end ones. Continue reading Bonus Offer: 2X Wyndham Rewards Points On Next 5 Stays

Sweet Deal? 50% Off Lyft Rides- Targeted Offer

LyftUber and Lyft frequently send out targeted offers to save some money on rides.

I’m an infrequent ride share user so I rarely get to take advantage of them.

In early June, Uber sent me an offer to save 50% off 5 rides. I ended up requesting an Uber for Kim to save her some money and also took advantage of the other 4 discounted rides while away in Baltimore. Continue reading Sweet Deal? 50% Off Lyft Rides- Targeted Offer

Deal Or No Deal: 2 Night Timeshare Stay-15,000 Wyndham Rewards Points

Wyndham Rewards PointsOver the years Kim and I have done a bunch of different timeshare presentation offers for some solid benefits.

In 2018 there was a Hilton Grand Vacations offer we couldn’t refuse. We also saved around $300 in Fiji for 1.5 hours of our time the previous year.

I just received an offer where we can get a 3 day/ 2 night stay at various destinations for 15,000 Wyndham Rewards points. Continue reading Deal Or No Deal: 2 Night Timeshare Stay-15,000 Wyndham Rewards Points