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Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you might have missed from the week before. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you might have missed on TPG this week.
Check out how your family can maximize Chase Freedom’s 5x points back this quarter.
With plentiful, cheap flights, Hawaii is easier to get to than ever.
Here’s everything that led to the downfall of low-cost carrier Primera Air.
JT Genter stayed at his very first resort — this is what he thought about it.
Another lounge operator will be taking over. . .
See what happened to Citi ThankYou point valuations this month.
TPG’s Eric Rosen broke down exactly how to get on what we’ve ranked as the world’s best new first class.
Breathtaking views, but “you’ll want to bring your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper.”
The Premier Rewards Gold Card: revamped. And metal.
Set your coffee to brew while you order your new metal card.
With some great bonus categories, the American Express Gold Card has a lot going for it. The card offers 4x points at US restaurants, at US supermarkets (up to $25,000; then 1x), and 3x points on flights booked directly with airlines or through amextravel.com. It is currently offering a welcome bonus of 35,000 bonus points after you spend $2,000 in the first three months.
- Earn 35,000 Membership Rewards® Points after you spend $2,000 on eligible purchases with your new Card within the first 3 months.
- Earn 4X Membership Rewards® points at U.S. restaurants. Earn 4X Membership Rewards® points at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $25,000 per year in purchases, then 1X).
- Earn 3X Membership Rewards® points on flights booked directly with airlines or on amextravel.com.
- Earn up to $10 in statement credits monthly when you pay with The Gold Card at Grubhub, Seamless, The Cheesecake Factory, Shake Shack, and Ruth's Chris Steak House. This is an annual savings of up to $120. Enrollment required.
- $100 Airline Fee Credit: up to $100 in statement credits per calendar year for incidental fees at one selected qualifying airline.
- Choose to carry a balance with interest on eligible charges of $100 or more.
- No Foreign Transaction Fees.
- Annual Fee is $250.
- Terms apply.
- See Rates & Fees