Redeem AeroMexico Miles for 67,000 Miles RT Business Class to Europe!

AeroMexico Award Chart

Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet?   American Express provides a lot of quirky/unusual transfer partners, and most of the time we rightly just look elsewhere for award … [Read more...]

Amex Is Giving Out A Lot of Free Money – Get Yours Now!

Amex Offers for You

  American Express has had a tab called "Amex Offers for You" for quite some time once you log in to your online account. The offers are often good in terms of the free money, but are usually … [Read more...]

Amex Closing Many Old Blue Cash Credit Card Accounts Today


Per this FlyerTalk thread, multiple people have reported receiving emails indicating their old Blue Cash credit card accounts are being closed today without any warning. They did not receive a … [Read more...]

Amex Transfer Bonuses to SPG and Virgin Atlantic

SPG Transfer Bonus

American Express has become less valuable in my opinion over the last couple of months due to changes to credit card bonuses and limits on transferring points. That combined with the fact that Amex … [Read more...]

American Express Membership Rewards Devalues

Delta Transfer Limit

There were two big changes announced today that affect the American Express Membership Rewards program, and therefore all of us, negatively: The Premier Rewards Gold Card will no longer earn a … [Read more...]

Important Credit Card Updates

SPG Amex

Some important credit card updates this week: Ink Bold/Plus 60K Offer Ending June 1st The increased 60K offer is supposedly ending on 6/1, so if you were planning to get the card, now is the time. … [Read more...]

Get Up To 150K Membership Rewards Points for the Business Amex Platinum Card

Oh how wonderful it is to see this when you return home from a trip!

Devaluations have hit hotel and airline loyalty programs pretty hard the last couple of years. That means redemption levels have increased significantly for some programs, particularly Hilton and … [Read more...]

How to Use Bluebird and Vanilla Reloads


Have you signed up for TravelCon OC yet? UPDATE: Note that you can no longer purchase Vanilla Reloads from CVS and most other locations using a credit card. Some locations do still allow it, … [Read more...]

My Amex Credit Cards Strategy

We need another one of these pronto!

We're coming up on the one year anniversary of the 100K Amex Platinum and 50K Amex Premier Rewards Gold offers, which I hope you heard about from this post. That means that your annual fees are about … [Read more...]

Amex Refer-A-Friend Returns

Anyone need a referral?

A while back Amex decided to get rid of their referral program and online shopping portal. Both were decisions that hurt points-hungry people like us, but today they've begun to fix one of those … [Read more...]