Trying to Kill Two Birds with One Call

Last year both my husband and I got Amex Gold Premier Rewards card. I applied for his   through a targeted offer of 75,000 points, and mine was 50,000 points through CardMatch tool, identical to what is available right now. The current offer is listed in my “Best Deals” page and does pay me commission, though…

Points and Deals Update

1) Via The Deal Mommy, you can save $100 on 7 day rentals in Orlando, Las Vegas or Myrtle beach, if you book by April 30th. A great deal and you can read more HERE 2) Via Frequent Miler, you can get 30 AAdvantage miles per dollar for 1800Flowers purchases with code A54. Valid through May 12 2014.…

I’m Challenging the Deal Mommy!

Yep, back to my old tricks! I saw my friend and fellow blogger Dia mention that all-inclusive is not a good deal for a family. And so this post was born.  I realize, all-inclusive and a middle-class family usually don’t go hand in hand. And that’s too bad, because it’s very much an achievable goal.…

Miles and Points, As the Blogging World Turns

1) An excellent article by Just another points traveler  on how to use Southwest standard awards (limited availability) to your advantage, including transferring credits from AirTran. I planned to write a post on the matter, but don’t see the point now, pun intended. Read more HERE 2) A good post on The Points Guy, compiling the…

Points and Deals Update

1. Via Million Mile Secrets blog, there is a Southwest Premier  Visa offer that gives 50,000 points sign-up bonus. Pays me no commission and you can find the link HERE 2. IHG program is having a 50 % off sale on points requirements for certain Caribbean and Mexico properties through May 3rd. Here is the…

Is this King Actually an Emperor?

As you probably know, the Amex Everyday Preferred (pays no commission at this time)  has been officially launched. I have done my analysis of the card in this post and mentioned that it is my top “family” pick for flexible points earning card. My top overall choice is Amex Blue Cash Preferred. Assuming we put…