Category Archives: Miles & Points

How Many American Airlines Miles (In Total) Did I Earn From BankDirect

American AirlinesFor quite a few years now (not exactly sure how many), I have had an account with BankDirect for the sole purpose of earning American Airlines miles.

Each month I’d earn thousands of AA miles which supplemented the occasional miles earned from credit card sign up bonuses, e-shopping and dining out. Continue reading How Many American Airlines Miles (In Total) Did I Earn From BankDirect

Earn 3X AA Miles With World Of Hyatt Bookings- Targeted

World Of HyattAmerican Airlines and World of Hyatt have a partnership where you can link your accounts and earn extra miles and points.

With the offer, you can earn 1 AAdvantage bonus mile for every $1 you spend on qualifying Hyatt stays. Find out more about the AA- World of Hyatt partnership from One Mile At A Time.

Last night I received a bonus offer from Hyatt. Continue reading Earn 3X AA Miles With World Of Hyatt Bookings- Targeted

Reminder: Earn 5X Miles and Points For Your Uber Rides

UberMany of us take an extra step before making a variety of purchases by picking up gift cards at office supply stores like Staples to earn 5X miles and points.

Since the Chase Ink cards earns 5X points at office supply stores, I purchase gift cards for gas (Shell), Amazon.com and Target. There are also a few other gift cards that I purchase from time to time. Continue reading Reminder: Earn 5X Miles and Points For Your Uber Rides

Interesting Wyndham Rewards Timeshare Offer I Won’t Be Booking

wyndham rewardsA few months back I wrote a post regarding a Wyndham Rewards timeshare offer.

With the offer, I could book a 3 day, 2 night stay for 15,000 Wyndham Rewards Points at one of four pre-selected properties.

I didn’t go for that offer but just a few months later Wyndham Rewards has sent out another similar offer. Continue reading Interesting Wyndham Rewards Timeshare Offer I Won’t Be Booking

Earn 1,000 Bonus Marriott Bonvoy Points For Dining Out

Marriott BonvoyDining programs can be a great way to earn some extra bonus miles and points. They’re also a good option to earn points to extend the expiration dates on some loyalty programs.

I just received an e-mail from Marriott Bonvoy inviting me to join their new dining program called Eat Around Town. Continue reading Earn 1,000 Bonus Marriott Bonvoy Points For Dining Out

Hacked! 140,000 IHG Rewards Points Were Stolen From My Account

IHG Rewards ClubYesterday I tried logging into my IHG account but ran into some trouble. From what I recall, the last time I checked out my account was just before we left for our month long trip around South Asia (figure mid-July 2019).

When I went to log in through Award Wallet, I got a message that my pin didn’t match! This made little sense but I then attempted to reset my pin. I then ran into another issue. When  I typed my e-mail in for the reset, I received a message that the e-mail didn’t match for my account!

Once this happened, I figured that while we were away, my account must’ve been hacked! Continue reading Hacked! 140,000 IHG Rewards Points Were Stolen From My Account

Hotels.com Making Changes To Loyalty Program

loyalty programWhen we’re not booking hotels directly through the property’s site, I try to use Hotels.com for my bookings due to their loyalty program.

With their loyalty program, “after collecting 10 nights, you’ll get 1 reward night to redeem at any eligible property.” The reward night is worth the average value of the 10 nights you had booked. Continue reading Hotels.com Making Changes To Loyalty Program