Reminder: Earn Miles and Points for Cyber Monday Shopping

Nov 28, 2011

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Just a quick reminder on this Cyber Monday that there are tons of great points-earning opportunities as you do your holiday shopping.

Credit Card Programs

Chase Ultimate Rewards Shopping: 12 points per dollar at Groupon, 10 points per dollar on Apple and Kohl’s purchases.
American Express Bonus Points Mall: 6x points on Target and Bloomingdale’s purchases.
BestBuy is also offering a $10 gift card for in-store pickup orders of $100 or more placed today.

Airline and Hotel Programs

Below is a quick rundown of the major mileage shopping portals – feel free to add any other deals I’ve missed in the comments. As always, check EVreward and Nerd Wallet to do your own research on the best deals before you make any online purchases.

Air Canada: Aeroplan eStore: 2 miles per dollar spent on eBay.ca, gap.com and oldnavy.com.
American: AAdvantageEshopping.com: They are giving 500 bonus miles for spending $500-$999 or 1,000 for spending over $1,000 by December 31, 2011, registration required. 7 points per dollar at Perfumania.com.
Delta: Skymilesshopping.com. 7 miles per dollar at groupon.com and 8 miles per dollar at jcrew.com.
Priority Club Shopping: Spend $400+ and get 1,000 bonus points.  8 points per dollar at LandsEnd.com
Southwest: Rapid Rewards Shopping. 25 points per dollar at magazines.com.
US Airways: Dividend Miles Storefront. (I think they have the least lucrative shopping offers). 5 miles per dollar at Omaha Steaks, 6 miles per dollar at godaddy.com.
United: Mileageplusshopping.com. 1,000 point bonus when you spend $250 or more with selected retailers. 8 miles per dollar spent on groupon.com.

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More Things to Know
  • Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
  • 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 60,000 points are worth $750 toward travel
Intro APR on Purchases
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Regular APR
17.74% - 24.74% Variable
Annual Fee
$95
Balance Transfer Fee
Either $5 or 5% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
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