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Miles & Points Earned From Credit Card Bonuses In 2014

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With 2014 in the books it’s time to reflect and look back on how many miles and points I earned from credit card sign up bonuses.

I decided to be a bit more conservative this year and try to keep the applications down. I did manage to  earn another big haul that will help us to continue to fund lots traveling for years to come. Continue reading Miles & Points Earned From Credit Card Bonuses In 2014

1,500 IHG Bonus Points for Next Stay

IHG hotelsLast week Kim, Lucas and I had a very nice stay at IHG’s Even Hotels in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Some of you might wonder why we’d go out of our way to stay in Norwalk. The area actually has an excellent children’s museum and a few other things to do close by. However, the real reason was to complete one of my offers for the Into the Nights promo. Continue reading 1,500 IHG Bonus Points for Next Stay

Thanks Amazon Payments, My Last Free 2,000 Miles/ Points

Screen Shot 2014-10-11 at 5.28.03 PMWhat’s been an easy and effortless way to earn  2,000 miles/ points every month for free over the past few years is about to end…

I’ve been sending $1,000 per month from Kim and my Amazon Payments accounts back and forth to each other since reading a post about the service on Million Mile Secrets. Continue reading Thanks Amazon Payments, My Last Free 2,000 Miles/ Points

Double or Triple Points on Southwest- Targeted

Lucas and I were “selected” by Southwest for special points earning offers while Kim received a similar, yet less rewarding offer.

Lucas and I were offered Triple Points this fall when flying to any of Southwest’s 90+ destinations. While Kim, who is a Companion Pass holder was only offered Double Points. Continue reading Double or Triple Points on Southwest- Targeted

AA Business Extra Referral Bonus Points Finally Posting

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Back in February I had  5 American Airlines Business Extra 1,000 Point Referral bonuses up for grabs.  There was a solid amount of interest so when I chose the winners I also tried to match up readers that had referrals with others looking for one.

The referrals had to be sent out by March 31 and I’d checked my AA Biz Extra a few times since but never saw any bonus points post. I began to wonder if the referrals that I sent out weren’t submitted by those that won my little referral offer? Continue reading AA Business Extra Referral Bonus Points Finally Posting

Earn 2,000 IHG Bonus Points, Make 1 Purchase- Targeted

It seems like there’s been an uptick in targeted offers recently.

Just a few days back I posted about a targeted offer that I received from BarclayCard for the Lufthansa Miles & More credit card and a little over two weeks back we were targeted by uber for a free uberFamily ride up to $50 which we unfortunately did not have time to take advantage of.

Earlier today Kim received a very nice offer from the IHG Rewards Club Mastercard. Continue reading Earn 2,000 IHG Bonus Points, Make 1 Purchase- Targeted