There is a new Hyatt House Hotel opening in New York City in January 2017. I did not know about it until I was looking for stays in NYC and it popped up on the screen – The Hyatt House New York/Chelsea. It looks like a really nice hotel, and I love staycations so I started … Read More
I must preface this post with a bit of background. A long, long time ago, I applied for and received an American Express Prepaid Card. This was back around 2012 or so, I’m not positive. I think that Serve or Bluebird became the more popular card for my needs, and the Prepaid card just gathered … Read More
I love booking Hyatt hotels using the points and cash rate – particularly for category 1- 4 hotels! Points and cash stays are dynamite . . . when I can find availability. As a Hyatt Diamond Gold Passport, I am always working on trying to re-qualify for the next year – points and cash stays … Read More
Aegean Airlines’ gives its frequent flyers 40% Entry Discount at the Limissol Marathon, and “pays” them 100 miles for each kilometer they run!
Have you received an invitation to receive 10,000 Membership Rewards for signing up for the American Express Extended Payment Option?
Won’t Run and I spent a night at the New York Hilton Midtown Hotel last week on a $47 rate, thanks to Extreme Hotel Deals! (review to be published soon). In the hotel lobby, we stopped by the Hilton Grand Vacations desk (the name for Hilton’s timeshare division) because I had received an email from … Read More
The $60 annual fee for my Club Carlson Business Visa credit card issued by US Bank appeared on my statement, so it was time to decide — should I keep it or not (I always start singing Should I Stay or Should I go, by the Clash, at these moments). There have been many devaluations … Read More
There’s a 5X Thank You Point promotion from Citibank
[Possibly targeted]. I received an email today containing a promotional offer on my Bank of America Alaska Airlines Visa Card EARN 2 ADDITIONAL MILES FOR EVERY DOLLAR YOU SPEND ON QUALIFYING HOTEL AND CAR RENTAL PURCHASES through March 31, 2016 The email further provides: Activate this bonus offer and earn 2 additional miles (up to 2,500 bonus … Read More
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.