Essentials for travel planning for marathons, other road races, and larger events.
At least 10 times this month, I’ve told Won’t Run that he should take advantage of the American Express 40% bonus for transfer of Membership Rewards to British Airways Avios. I emailed, I told him on the phone, and so on and so on. I even sent him links to blogs, with tutorials on how … Read More
Get a $10 Visa Pre-paid card when you enroll Bank of America Visa Credit or Debit Card in Visa Checkout.
I’m drowning in paper: I always say I should go paperless, but I’m somewhat paper-dependent. I have paper-separation anxiety. Most of the “go paperless” offers are trivial, an insult to my neurosis – a chance (in a million) to win $1,000 or something like that. But, today I received an email offer to go paperless … Read More
If you have an Amex Business Card with OPEN (I have the SPG Business Amex), go to your online account and check your Amex Offers for You at the bottom of the page. You should see an offer which looks kind of like this: $150 back AT&T WIRELESS BUSINESS EXPENSES//Spend $ 150 or more, get … Read More
First, the bad news. It looks like the days of getting multiple US Airway Dividend Miles Mastercards is a thing of the past, at least for me. I recently applied, and was rejected. I called a few times, and still got the same response. I think it’s kind of funny that the declination letter recites … Read More
If your account got shut down and you find yourself worried and depressed, know that you are not alone and there is help. SeaKelp!
Collect Arrival points or Amazon Gift Card for your participation in the Barclaycard Travel Community
When a renewal fee hits, even if you have a credit card that you want to keep, call and see what offers exist for you to keep the card. I just received retention offers for both the Hyatt and the Starwood cards – I felt like I’d won a trophy!
I thought that phoning Barclay Bank to request a waiver of the $89 annual fee might be futile in light of the 15,000 bonus mile spend offer I’d recently received, but I was wrong!