The 5 Best Cards for Flying American Airlines

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi ThankYou Premier With so many great travel rewards credit cards available, it can be difficult to decide which is the best option for your airline spending. Below, TPG Senior Points & Miles Contributor Jason Steele shares five solid picks for…

Get 10% Off Your Cell Phone Bill with Amex Offers

American Express cardholders with access to the Amex Membership Rewards program can score some pretty valuable benefits through Amex Offers — perks like earning 2x the points on Amazon purchases and discounts at various vendors can really save you money. Now, their latest offer applies to everyone who pays a cell phone bill. Through this valuable promo, you can save 10% on…

Top Morgan Stanley Clients Can Get a Free Amex Platinum Card

Morgan Stanley’s best customers will soon be eligible to get the Amex Platinum card‘s $450 annual fee waived. The bank is expected to unveil a digital cash-management offering for clients in July that will include perks like this one, among other financial services. The catch is that you must have more than $1 million invested with Morgan Stanley in order…

Historic Starwood Hotels in Europe That You Can Book With Points

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card, Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card While many hotels affiliated with major loyalty programs can seem cookie-cutter, not all properties were cast from the same mold. TPG Senior Points & Miles Correspondent Jason Steele takes a look at…

Earn 2x Points on Amazon Purchases Through Amex Offers

American Express cardholders with access to the Amex Membership Rewards program can earn double the points on Amazon purchases now through July 31. The promotion is available through Amex Offers, which you can access by logging in to your American Express account online. Some members of the TPG Team had issues finding the promotion immediately, so…

Review: Norwegian Air 787 Economy Class — New York to London

TPG Contributor Mitch Berman recently took his family from New York (JFK) to London Gatwick (LGW) round-trip on Norwegian Air, an airline he’d never flown before. Here’s his review of his JFK-LGW economy flight experience. Visit Mitch and his son Kofi Lee-Berman’s photo blog here. (Photos are by the author unless otherwise noted.) Norwegian Air is…

9 Cards That Can Get You Enough Miles for a Free Flight

You don’t need to travel much or charge significant amounts to your credit cards to earn award flights; as TPG Senior Points & Miles Contributor Nick Ewen explains, there are several products that offer enough miles or points for a free flight just for meeting the sign-up bonus spending requirement. In this hobby, we constantly…

8 Cards That Get You Free Hotel Nights Quickly

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card If you’re looking to plan travel with minimal out-of-pocket expenses, hotel award nights can come in very handy. Even if your loyalty program balances are currently low, there are a variety of solid credit cards…

Costco Officially Switches to Visa on June 20

Costco has finally set a hard date for its switch from American Express to Visa. Beginning June 20, the wholesale chain will no longer accept American Express cards, including its own co-branded cards, in favor of Visa. Earlier this year, the chain announced that there would be a delay in the switch, but it seems that…

Maximizing the Amex Business Gold Rewards Card’s 3x Bonus Categories

While personal rewards cards are known to provide fantastic value, several small business options are worth a look, too. Today, TPG Points and Miles Editor Sarah Silbert digs into the Amex Business Gold Rewards Card, showing you how to earn hundreds of thousands of bonus points on everyday business transactions. If you regularly charge in any…