Flying Blue X Uber: Earn Miles in France And The Netherlands

July 16, 2024 at 07:25 EDT By Spencer Howard

Skift: "Uber users in France and the Netherlands can now earn points for flights with Air France-KLM."

"Residents and visitors in France and the Netherlands can now get one mile with the airline company’s Flying Blue loyalty program for every €1 spent on Uber rides. That becomes two miles for every €1 spent when users take at least four trips per month. Users can link their accounts in the Settings page of the Uber app to begin earning miles."

Card Spotlight: Wells Fargo Choice Privileges Cards

July 16, 2024 at 07:00 EDT By Spencer Howard

Danny the Deal Guru: "Choice Hotels revealed last year a multi-year agreement with Wells Fargo and Mastercard to launch a new cobranded credit card program. Now the two credit cards have best ever bonuses. The no-fee Choice Privileges Mastercard has a 70,000 points bonus and the Choice Privileges Select Mastercard has an offer for 100,000 bonus points.

Earning Avios On Emirates Flights Comes To An End

July 12, 2024 at 06:03 EDT By Spencer Howard

I know many people only earn points and miles via credit cards these days, but it's always a good idea to be aware of clever opportunities to earn. Unfortunately, in this case, we're looking at the end of one such opportunity.

Head for Points flagged that you can no longer earn Avios on Emirates flights marketed by Qantas.

"Qantas was the only oneworld airline where you could earn Avios and BA tier points if you travelled on a codeshare flight operated by a non-oneworld airline." Unfortunately, the terms have changed and no longer allow this.

New Lifemiles x Gol Smiles Partnership

July 12, 2024 at 05:54 EDT By Spencer Howard

View From The Wing flags that you can now transfer lifemiles to Gol Smiles at a ratio of 1:3.

"This creates interesting arbitrage opportunities – with occasional American Airlines flyers having the ability to move points into a Star Alliance program (Lifemiles) and occasional Star customers being able to credit to LifeMiles and have the opportunity to redeem with American. This is in some ways similar to the role that Aer Lingus played as it partnered with both United and British Airways."

Earn Bonus American Miles On Premium Cabin Flights

July 10, 2024 at 13:36 EDT By Spencer Howard

One Mile At A Time: "American AAdvantage is offering some targeted promotions, whereby you can earn bonus miles for premium cabin travel. To find this offer, log into your AAdvantage account through aa.com or the American Airlines app, go to your main account page, and click on the “Promotions” tab. If eligible, you’ll see this listed there."

Hyatt Place and Hyatt House Promo

July 10, 2024 at 13:26 EDT By Spencer Howard

You can earn double Hyatt points at Hyatt Place and Hyatt House properties worldwide through October 15, 2024. There are over 550 properties from which to choose.

To participate, you must register by September 15, 2024.

Direct link to register

Hyatt Promo: Earn Up 20K Points In Caribbean And Latin America

July 3, 2024 at 14:15 EDT By Spencer Howard

If you have Hyatt stays coming up, you could earn up to 20,000 bonus points on your stays.

Promo Details

  • Register by September 30, 2024
  • Stay between July 15 and October 14, 2024
  • Earn 5,000 bonus points for every 3 qualifying nights, up to 20,000 bonus points

Direct link to offer and terms

Turkish Airlines Launches U.S. Credit Card

July 3, 2024 at 11:25 EDT By Spencer Howard

View From The Wing flagged that there's a new Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles credit card in the U.S. The card is backed by Imprint and issued by First Electronic Bank.

Let's take a look at the details.

Welcome Bonus

  • Earn 40,000 miles if you spend $3,000 within the first 90 days
  • First 5,000 people approved will get a metal card

Bonus Categories

  • 3x on Turkish Airlines
  • 2x on dining, groceries, entertainment, and lodging

Benefits

Strangely, I don't see any benefits offered when flying with Turkish Airlines.

Annual Fee

  • $99

Direct link to card

Chase Sapphire Preferred Bonus Issues For Recent Applicants

June 28, 2024 at 16:23 EDT By Spencer Howard

Travel on Points: "There is a Sapphire Preferred bonus issue that recent applicants are running into. From what we can tell, this appears to be a glitch in the matrix, on Chase's end. It also appears to be happening to people who signed up for the card over the last month, likely when the increased offer was still around and kicking. If you are being told that you are not eligible for the Chase Sapphire Preferred welcome offer, or you don't see a bonus offer tracker, then know you are not alone."

Hyatt Promo: Earn Double Elite Nights And Bonus Points In Florida

June 25, 2024 at 09:11 EDT By Spencer Howard

You can earn double elite night credits and 1,000 bonus points per qualifying night at participating properties in Florida if you stay by September 30, 2024. There is a cap of 20 nights for this promo which means you can earn up to 40 elite night credits and 20,000 bonus points.

Direct link to register

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