Best of Miles to Memories 5/02/16/-5/08/16
Welcome to the weekly “Best of Miles to Memories” recap series. Here you will find links to all of the still relevant posts from the past week. This week I was busy bringing you a ton of deals including many that are still alive. I also covered an unexpected Amex Bonus for paying over time, talked about how I am going to visit every Disney park this year and covered why staying local can be awesome!
To make the posts in this recap easier to wade through, my “Editor’s Picks” in each section are in bold. If you have questions about anything you read feel free to contact me anytime. Enjoy!
In Credit Cards & Spending
- My Amex 20K MR Surprise Bonus: Getting Paid to Pay Over Time
- New Working Links for Two Popular Citi ThankYou Cards
- Amex Platinum 100K May Live Again! (Many people have gotten a 75K offer to show, but the 100K remains elusive despite my friend getting it on May 1.)
- You Can Now Have All Amex Prepaids At Once (Serve, Bluebird, REDCard) & Can You Get Them If You Have Previously Been Shutdown?
- A Great New Amex Offer That Has Me Excited & An Update on an Old Offer That Got Even Better
- A Positive Development with iConsumer: Are Checks Actually Being Mailed Out?!?
- Huge Changes to PayPal Buyer/Seller Protections for Gift Cards: What You Need to Know
- Ebates Birthday Week: Earn 15% Back at Kohl’s, JCPenney, eBay & More! Details & A Partial List of Merchants
- 50% Off Starbucks ($10 for $20 GC) & A Free Slurpee!
- Deal Roundup: Great Deal on Sam’s Club Membership, Cinco de Mayo Specials, Free Food, Movies & More!
- eBay Gift Card Deals, Reminder to Use eBay Bucks & New Preowned Gift Card Seller on eBay (These eBay gift card deals are mostly gone, but the info on preowned cards is valid.
- New 30% Amex Transfer Bonus for Etihad: Finding Value & Studying the Partner Charts
- 700 Free American AAdvantage Miles & A Chance to Win 350K: Quick & Easy
- IHG Rewards Announces a New “Book Direct” Member’s Discount: Details & When Will It Roll Out?
In Travel & More
- Hitting the Jackpot by Staying Local & Getting Beyond Miles & Points
- Is Walt Disney World Punishing Parents with their Child Swap Policy?
- Disney Around the World 2016: My Quest to Visit Every Disney Park in 1 Year!
- New Rite-Aid Reload Restrictions, Delta Upgrade Policy Change, ANA Fuel Surcharge Update, Free Marriott Nights & More!