From the desk of the Devil's Advocate...I'm sitting in a Fairfield Inn & Suites room in Dallas. On the desk in front of me, mocking me quietly, is a $200 Marriott gift card.Most of … [Read more...] about The Devil’s Advocate and the Gift Card Crusade of Doom
Although I like Amex Membership Rewards points and I really like SPG's Starpoints, there are very few cases when you should transfer Membership Rewards to Starwood. The problem is a huge devaluation … [Read more...] about Don’t Transfer Membership Rewards to Starpoints
This doesn't quite fall into the realm of deceptive deals, but I think it proves as a useful exercise in valuing miles and points. View from the Wing commented yesterday that you can now schedule a … [Read more...] about Should You Earn 7,500 American Miles with a Test Drive? What It Says about Valuing Your Time and Miles
Expedia Rewards and MasterCard are running a promotion right now in which customers who book a trip using a MasterCard as payment will be entered to win a prize of 1,000,000 Expedia Rewards points. In … [Read more...] about Should You Bother Trying to Win 1 Million Points from Expedia Rewards?
IHG recently launched their "Into the Nights" promotion that runs from 9/4/14 to 12/31/14, and it is one of the best hotel promotions I have ever seen. The value that you can derive out of this … [Read more...] about How to REALLY Take Advantage of IHG’s Free Nights Promotion
You guys know I love to play up the Best Coast, and one benefit of living here is convenient access to Hawaii. It's just a five-hour non-stop flight with a time change that works in our favor. It's … [Read more...] about Are Cheap Avios Awards to Hawaii a Bait and Switch?
American Airlines is running a promotion through April 30 offering 25-40% bonus miles depending on the number you purchase. The best value is 26,000 bonus miles after purchasing 65,000 -- a total of … [Read more...] about Don’t Buy American AAdvantage Miles at 29% Off
How would you like free subscription to The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, or Forbes? RewardSurvey allows you to do just that.Now that electronic devices can be used throughout flight, … [Read more...] about Easy surveys for free magazine subscriptions – RewardSurvey
Update: This offer is no longer available.This is one of those deals you're going to want to move quickly on. The Points Guy got a tip earlier today that a 100K American Airlines points offer … [Read more...] about 100K Bonus on Citi Executive AAdvantage World Mastercard!
I've written before about how The Flight Deal is one of my favorite websites. Today I woke up to see one of their posts showing some fantastic fares being published from a Norwegian website on most … [Read more...] about Ultra Cheap Flights from the US to Around the World! Book Now! (Expired)