It was unclear to me whether purchases at MyHabit.com would count as Amazon.com purchases for purposes of the Chase Freedom quarterly category 5% bonus.
I just received an interesting offer from SPG – one that would’ve been even more exciting to many in the absence of the recent announcement of Starwood’s acquisition by Marriott. EARN 2,500 BONUS STARPOINTS WITH SPG KEYLESS. Earn 2,500 bonus Starpoints® between November 20 and February 29, 2016, when you book and pay for … Read More
I received a press release from a cash-back portal, called SPLENDER (owned by Cartera Commerce, Inc.) promising great Cyber Monday/ Black Friday special rates. I only examined two sites, JCrew and Ebay, and SPLENDER beat out the other cash-back portals on both, so it looks promising. I have set up an account, and if you use … Read More
Notices are going out warning people with inactive Hyatt accounts that the accounts will be closed.
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I just received an email from Air France KLM inviting me to join their loyalty program, Flying Blue. (I am already a member but that’s besides the point). The subject line of the email says this: Enroll into Flying Blue and receive 3,000 bonus miles now! However, once you read the email itself, the terms … Read More
I received an email from Ebates advertising a $5 bonus on eligible purchase(s) totaling $25! The title says Just for You, so it may be a targeted offer. Also unclear is whether this is an offer that can be used unlimited times, or just once. There was a similar offer in April, but it was … Read More
I just received this email from Bank of America offering 2 additional miles for Hotel and Car Rentals charged on my Alaska Airlines Visa Signature Credit card through the end of the year: EARN 2 ADDITIONAL MILES FOR EVERY DOLLAR YOU SPEND ON QUALIFYING HOTEL AND CAR RENTAL PURCHASES through December 31, 2015* Activate this bonus offer … Read More
Prior to the merger of American Airlines and US Airways, Barclays Bank would frequently run promotions on the US Airways Mastercard whereby a cardholder could earn bonus points for a moderate spend over a few month period. I am happy to see that Barclays Bank has just announced a similar promotion with the … Read More
Some Club Carlson promotions have been fabulous, others are just little bouquets of points, but thank you very much, I’ll take them. Today, I received an email from Club Carlson stating: A Special Elite Offer As a Gold Elite Club CarlsonSM member, we love rewarding you with bonus points. Jump start this fall season with … Read More