Why the Chase Sapphire Preferred is the Best Beginner’s Travel Rewards Card
If you’re new to points and miles, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the advice and information. Today, we’re getting back to basics with a look at the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card from the beginner’s perspective. Here are the seven key factors you should consider before choosing a rewards card.
How Long Does it Take to Buy and Transfer Points?
After months of collecting data, we’re excited to announce that we’ve made point transfer and purchase times available to all AwardWallet members. In today’s post, we’re going to cover how you can use this new information and share what we’ve learned about buying and transferring miles while building this feature.
(Expired) Final Day for Increased Delta Amex Offers
New Delta Amex cardholders can earn up to 75,000 SkyMiles with these limited-time welcome bonuses. But, get in quick, as today is the last day to apply and receive the increased offer!
Flying Blue Flash Sale (Ends October 20th)
Flying Blue, the loyalty program for Air France and KLM is running a special, mid-month edition of its popular Promo Rewards offer. Through October 20, 2019, you can book discounted awards between select cities and Europe. Offers include travel in economy, premium economy, and business class.
Barclay Arrival Plus is Closing to New Applications Today
According to an unconfirmed but credible source, the Barclay Arrival Plus card will be closed to new applications today, June 6, 2019. We’re unsure about the future of this card, but if you’re interested in the all-time-high, 70,000-point welcome bonus, today may be your last chance.
Hertz Raises Award Prices on Standard Rentals
Hertz has made a significant devaluation to their award chart for standard rental awards with no advance notice. The points required have increased for most types of redemptions. Since there was no announcement or press release, we’ve created a before-and-after chart to illustrate the changes.
Buy Wyndham Points for 1.1 Cents Apiece with Daily Getaways
You can purchase 15,000 Wyndham Rewards points for $175 in this year’s Daily Getaways promotion. The offer starts on May 8, 2019, at 1 p.m. ET.
Buy IHG Points with a 50% Discount (Limited Quantity Available)
The Daily Getaways annual promotion from the U.S. Travel Association is back. The first deal, which launched this afternoon, is for a 50% discount on IHG points.