Top 10 Travel Rewards Credit Card Offers for December 2016

Every month, I compile a handy list of the top current travel rewards credit card offers. The list changes month to month based on the credit cards currently available as well as other relevant news. Rather than give you a detailed rundown of the benefits of each card (though you will find many of them…

Earn Bonus Points With the Amex ‘Refer a Business’ Program

American Express just launched the “Refer a Business” program, which rewards those who hold an Amex business credit card and refer someone to open that card with a special link. If you have the Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN, The Enhanced Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN or another eligible card, this…

Top 10 Travel Rewards Credit Card Offers for November 2016

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card Every month, I put together this handy list of the top 10 current travel rewards credit card offers. This month’s list is going to look a little different, though. While you’ll still find all…

Where to Sit When Flying Singapore Airlines’ A350: Premium Economy

This Sunday, Singapore Airlines will begin operating its first nonstop flight to the US since 2013, when the airline discontinued its Newark and Los Angeles nonstops to Changi Airport. Those flights are scheduled to resume as well two years from now, once Singapore takes delivery of its A350-900ULR, but the San Francisco nonstop is a…

Earn Bonus Starpoints at Marriott, Bonus Marriott Points at Starwood with Co-Branded Cards

Update 11/15/16: Marriott has confirmed that this new benefit is now also available to cardmembers in Canada, the UK, the United Arab Emirates and Japan. At least so far, the Marriott-Starwood merger has been quite customer-friendly; members of the respective hotel loyalty programs can link their accounts and transfer points between them, and if you have…

Reminder: SPG Amex 2-Night Sign-Up Bonus Ends on Wednesday

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express Last month, the Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express introduced a new sign-up bonus: two free nights at a Category 1-5 SPG property after you spend $5,000 in…

The Top Cards for Instant SPG and Marriott Elite Status

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express Marriott’s acquisition of Starwood has now closed, and while many award travelers feared this would negatively impact both loyalty programs, that doesn’t appear to be the case — at least in…

Up to 5,000 Bonus Points With This SPG Amex Card Targeted Offer

Amex is currently offering a targeted opportunity to earn up to 5,000 bonus Starpoints with both the Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express and the Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express. If you currently have both cards, you may be able to earn 10,000 additional points with this promotion. We value Starpoints at 2.7…

7 Points & Miles Tasks to Complete By The End of 2016

Before you get too busy with holiday commitments, family obligations and other end-of-year business, you should ensure you’ve crossed your proverbial “t”s and dotted your “i”s when it comes to your points and miles. Today, I’ll give a rundown of the top award travel tasks you need to complete by the end of 2016 to…

What Are Points & Miles Worth? October Monthly Valuations

You can view all posts in the Monthly Valuation Series here. One of the questions I’m asked most often is “How much is a point or mile worth?” The answer varies from person to person and depends on how well you can maximize a particular currency for your needs. Still, some points are worth more than others. To give readers…