Earn 40,000 Points with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

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If you ask any savvy frequent traveler to list his or her top three travel credit cards, chances are good that the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card will be on that list. Chances are very good, actually. Different travelers have different lists, and have different allegiances to different brands, of course—yet still, the Chase Sapphire Preferred® […]

Best Travel Credit Cards for Canadians

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As someone who loves to travel, I owe a lot to credit cards. Credit cards have helped me, and countless others, accrue tons of miles and airline points to help make our travel dreams a reality. I’ve had many Canadian readers complain that they couldn’t apply for past cards I’ve recommended since they were only […]

How to Travel to Hawaii Cheaply with the New Hawaiian Airlines World Elite MasterCard

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Great news! Hawaiian Airlines, with MasterCard, Barclaycard US and Bank of Hawaii, recently announced the official launch of their new Hawaiian Airlines World Elite MasterCard (and their Hawaiian Airlines® Business MasterCard®), and I attended their press conference in Honolulu to learn all about this exciting card. In short, this credit card is a great option for those […]

How to Earn 40,000 Bonus Miles

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It’s really a no-brainer because 40,000 bonus miles equals $400 off your next trip! This card has been consistently ranked at the top of the best travel credit cards list for the last several months by all the experts—including TIME Magazine! Why? Because the Barclaycard Arrival Plus (TM) World Elite MasterCard® (formerly the Barclaycard Arrival(TM) World MasterCard® – Earn 2x […]

Aloft Hotels and MasterCard Offering Sweet Valentine’s Day Discounts

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This Valentine’s Day, the luxurious Aloft Hotels group is helping MasterCard holders (and wallets) everywhere feel the love by offering them a variety of sweet discounts. Book a one night at any of 75 Aloft locations now through February 28th, and receive a 40% discount off the second night of your stay. As Valentine’s Day lands on […]

How to Earn 35,000 Bonus Miles with Premier Miles & More® World MasterCard

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A little while back, I told you about the Barclaycard Arrival Plus (TM) World Elite MasterCard® and its 40,000-bonus-mile offer (here are the details). I even signed up for the card myself because it’s a great card and basically free money ($400) if you can commit to paying your credit card bills off each time. This month […]

Earn double SPG Starpoints through December 15

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Good news for American Express Starwood Preferred Guest card holders! If you register by 10/31/13 you will earn double Starpoints on all eligible stays through 12/15/13 at participating Starwood hotels and resorts. Plus, you will get an additional 2,500 bonus Starpoints for every five eligible nights you stay—up to 10,000 Starpoints and 20 nights. Register now here. […]

Amex Transfer Bonuses w/ British Airways and Virgin Atlantic

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Now through 12/31, American Express and British Airways are offering a 20% bonus when AmEx Card Members transfer points into Avios as part of the British Airways Executive Club. Travelers on British Airways can use Avios on reward flights with British Airways and oneworld partners and for one-cabin upgrades with British Airways, Iberia and American Airlines. […]