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Spend $250 on Credit Card, Save $50 on Alaska Airlines Flight

Alaska Airlines Flight

I recently received an offer from my Alaska Airlines credit card about a way to save $50 towards a future flight.

While I can’t say that I’m in the market to purchase a flight with the airline, I still found the offer pretty interesting and a solid deal… Continue reading Spend $250 on Credit Card, Save $50 on Alaska Airlines Flight

Slower Year for CC Churning, Another 50K Approval Helps

citi aadvantage card2014 has been one of my most conservative years that I can recall when it comes to applying for credit cards. This has been intentional.

As everyone knows, the easiest way to earn lots of miles and points is by signing up for credit cards, earning lots of lucrative bonus offers. However, in many ways it’s gotten harder for me… Continue reading Slower Year for CC Churning, Another 50K Approval Helps

Earn 1,000 Bonus IHG Points With 1st Purchase- Targeted

A few months back I wrote about a very nice targeted offer that Kim received from the IHG Rewards Club Mastercard.

Kim had received a replacement IHG card from Chase. To entice her to start using it they sent her a bonus offer of 2,000 points after making her first purchase. This seemed like a very nice offer and easy enough to earn. I charged .25¢ to a NYC parking meter and her bonus posted to her account soon after. Continue reading Earn 1,000 Bonus IHG Points With 1st Purchase- Targeted

The Most Exclusive Credit Card

image from magnises.com

A few days back Kim sent me an article about one of the most exclusive cards. It’s only available in NYC and I can’t say that I’d heard about it until now.

The Magnises Card was founded by Billy McFarland, a 22-year-old college dropout.

McFarland had his first startup at 13 and launched a content-sharing site after dropping out of Bucknell during his freshmen year, making this card his third venture. Continue reading The Most Exclusive Credit Card

“Like” MileagePlus Cards on Facebook For Special Offers

During Super Bowl weekend in NYC Chase sponsored a Big Game Week VIP Lounge in Times Square at Guy Fieri’s restaurant. There were free events at the lounge as well as exclusive ones for a fee. The lounge was open exclusively to Chase United MileagePlus cardholders and their guests. (If you’re interested in finding out more about what was offered, check out this post from Mommy Points.)

I had initially heard about the lounge in an e-mail from Chase but decided against making a special trip into Manhattan to visit. Either way it sounded like a nice little perk being offered.

A couple of days back I received an e-mail from MileagePlus Partner. The subject was “Get insider travel information and more: Like us on Facebook”.

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