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I’m not going to say that school is starting soon, but I’m also not going to say that it isn’t. Even if school isn’t on your radar, retailers are stocking fall items on their virtual shelves and summer selections are starting to enjoy discounts. Whether you need flip flops, sweaters, a bag, or a hotel reservation, now is a good time to do some online browsing as the mileage bonus are big both from American Airlines AAdvantage Shopping and United MileagePlus Shopping. We are talking 10 to 15 miles per dollar at some top retailers!

Earn 10+ miles per dollar at American Airlines AAdvantage Shopping

  • Lord & Taylor 10x
  • Macy’s 10x
  • Saks OFF Fifth 10x
  • IHG 10x
  • Neiman Marcus 10x
  • Shoes.com 10x
  • eBags 15x

Earn 10+ miles per dollar at United MileagePlus Shopping

  • Lord & Taylor 10x
  • Saks OFF Fifth 10x
  • Shoes.com 10x

I know you can handle basic math so I won’t do it for you, but when you are earning 10 miles per dollar – every dollar you spend adds up very quickly! Don’t forget that these miles are earned in addition to the miles you earn by paying with your rewards earning credit card of choice.

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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

With great travel benefits, 2x points on travel & dining and a 50,000 point sign up bonus, the Chase Sapphire Preferred is a great card for those looking to get into the points and miles game. Here are the top 5 reasons it should be in your wallet, or read our definitive review for more details.

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More Things to Know
  • Earn 50,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $625 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
  • Chase Sapphire Preferred® named a 'Best Travel Credit Card' by MONEY® Magazine, 2016-2017
  • 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 50,000 points are worth $625 toward travel
  • No blackout dates or travel restrictions - as long as there's a seat on the flight, you can book it through Chase Ultimate Rewards
Intro APR on Purchases
N/A
Regular APR
17.74% - 24.74% Variable
Annual Fee
$0 Intro for the First Year, then $95
Balance Transfer Fee
Either $5 or 5% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
Recommended Credit
Excellent Credit

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