My nephew carries the Gold Delta SkyMiles credit card from American Express. He lives in Atlanta so this made sense for him to get the credit card years ago. He has since married and has two sons so he needs to earn more miles to fly a family of four to Delta destinations. I advised that his wife apply for her own Delta SkyMiles Credit Card before this offer expires on July 6, 2016.
With the help of EVReward.com, we found that Choice Privileges, the hotel rewards program from Choice Hotels, had the best online dating offer where you could earn 51 points for every dollar spent on eHarmony.
Stop! Don’t just click on an online retail site to shop for a Father’s Day gift. Take the extra step to enter through your favorite airline or hotel rewards portal.
My daughter’s one request for her sweet 16 didn’t involve a catered party or a new car. What seemed a simple wish – to see the blazing hot Hamilton on Broadway – turned into an a two-day family odyssey – even for her Point Savvy parents.
American Airlines is celebrating their 35 year anniversary by giving away 350,000 miles to 35 lucky people. This sweepstakes is happening now so you have to act fast and enter your information by June 1, 2016. To enter the contest, you’ll need to provide your name, email address and AAdvantage number at the giveaway site by 11:59 p.m. CDT on June 1, 2016.
At Point Savvy, we constantly are comparing travel and reward credit cards, normally for those of us that are a bit more seasoned and credit established. With graduation season arriving, we started thinking about the new group of adults, soon to be leaving home and obtaining some independence – The College Student.
From dry cleaning to haircuts, women like us often pay more due to gender pricing. Although paying more, we are undoubtedly receiving less. So while you wait for your local representative to ban gender pricing, get a credit card that can get you more money back. The best credit cards for women will be cards that offer more cash back and rewards on those everyday necessities that are priced noticeably higher.
Finding the perfect gift for mom starts from your favorite airline or hotel portal. You can earn points or miles in double digits per dollar spent with hundreds of retail partners.
This Mother’s Day, we believe that shopping through Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards portal, filled with hundreds of partner deals, is the best way to buy mom a great gift, save money, while taking the quickest route to free travel.
United Airlines is celebrating 90 years by giving away 90,000 miles to 90 people. This sweepstakes is happening now so you have to act fast and enter your information by April 25, 2016.
Over 7 million U.S. kids will be sent off to sleep away camp this summer. We agree that camp is valuable and irreplaceable experience. It’s rich in purpose and builds lifetime friendships, but it can also be draining on a parent’s wallet.
If you’re looking for the best way to save money on travel, look into combining the new Chase Freedom Unlimited Card with the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card for a winning combination.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts recently announced it has signed three hotel deals in Cuba, marking the first U.S.-based hospitality company to enter the Cuban market in nearly 60 years. It’s a great reason for participants in the Starwood Preferred Guest loyalty program to start packing their bags!
Spring break traveling with family can be a bit hectic, especially when flying to spring break hotspots like Florida. But a recent flight on Southwest Airlines turned an otherwise average flight into a first-class experience, thanks to one friendly and enthusiastic flight attendant.
Carrying a premium credit card comes with a higher level of world-class benefits and first-class service. But it also comes with a higher-than-average annual fee. Citi Prestige Card’s $450 annual fee is pretty hefty, but considering the laundry list of premium benefits that accompany the card, it’s well worth the annual fee.
Nothing says spring like the blooming of the cherry blossoms in the nation’s capital. Whether you decide to take a midweek getaway, or want to spend a weekend – there is lots to see and do. You can maximize your savings by being a Starwood Preferred Guest and taking advantage of all this robust rewards program and DC have to offer.
Take advantage of these super low fares to San Juan on Southwest Airlines. Fares start as low as $123 one way from Baltimore/Washington (BWI) to San Juan, PR (SJU) and you can leave as early as April 6. For a limited time you can earn 75,000 Hilton HHonors Bonus Points.
I don’t always stay in swanky high-end resorts when I travel, but when I do I am sure to book my stay in a hotel that participates in the American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts program. Simply booking through this program guarantees me a much more enjoyable stay with added comforts, conveniences and savings.
I have asked many of my friends what credit card they carry? I am shocked to learn the most common answer is they only use a debit card. Some had a terrible credit card experience in the past and now have a fear of them. They screwed up their finances and feel more in control using a debit card now.
If you’re a frequent traveler and have not joined TSA Pre✓®, you’re missing out on a much more pleasant air travel experience. Passengers considered low risk and qualify for the TSA Pre✓ program can receive expedited security screening at the airport.
Starwood has started the month of March with their highest Starpoints bonus offer ever – get 35,000 bonus Starpoints by applying for Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express by the 3/30/2016. In addition, SPG just launched “Refer A Friend” where you can earn 5,000 Starpoints for each referral, up to 11 referrals.
A debit card user buys a bottle of water for $2 and gets the bottle of water. A rewards credit card user buys the a bottle of water for $2 and gets (1) the bottle of water, (2) an impact on their credit score rating, (3) strong fraud and identity protection, and (4) travel reward miles or cash back points. In other words, debit card users are losing out on many benefits when making everyday purchases.
From dry cleaning to haircuts, women often pay more due to gender pricing. Although paying more, they are undoubtedly receiving less. So while you wait for your local representative to ban gender pricing, you need a credit card that can get you more money back. The best credit cards for women will be cards that offer more cash back and rewards on those everyday necessities that are priced noticeably higher.
A friend asked if I could help her choose a credit card that rewards her for all the purchases she makes every month. I just had to laugh when she confessed that currently, the only return she gets for her spending is a good argument with her husband every time the credit card statement arrives.
Spring break is rapidly approaching and there’s nothing better than planning a late winter beach vacation to Nassau, Bahamas or better yet, Atlantis on Paradise Island. American Airlines is currently offering incredible deals on flights from Baltimore (BWI) to Nassau, Bahamas airport (NAS).