It’s clear that the 4th quarter of 2014 is going to be a good one for miles and points freaks like myself. In past years we have seen interesting things happen in the 4th quarter when it comes to mileage earning promotions. From big shopping portal payouts to the highest ever 70,000 point Ink Plus sign-up offer, things are looking good from an earning perspective for the next couple of months. Today the American Airlines eShopping portal launched a new promo that awards up to 2,000 bonus American miles based… Read the Rest.
Today there have been two blows dealt to the Amex Membership Rewards program that are worth highlighting, though I don’t think either will likely have a tangible impact my family, or many of yours. American Express is reportedly dropping the annual 15,000 Membership Rewards point bonus on the Amex Premier Rewards Gold card that is triggered after $30,000 in annual spending. That is on the surface obviously bad news for those who were putting $30,000 a year on that card, but the reason cited for dropping the perk is that… Read the Rest.
Even if you aren’t much of an online shopper, odds are you will be buying something online during the last quarter of the year. Holiday presents, Halloween costumes, and more aren’t all made at the North Pole, so shopping online can be an easy way to help supplement what the elves make. Since this is something you will probably do anyway, here is a 5 second tip to earn 5x points on the Chase Freedom®! 1, Activate the fourth quarter bonus categories of Amazon.com, Zappos.com, and select department stores. 2. … Read the Rest.