American Express Extends Welcome Bonus Spending Period—Including for New Applications
American Express has taken a bold step to help their cardmembers qualify for new welcome bonuses during this difficult time. If you’ve recently applied—or are planning to apply—for a new Amex consumer or small business credit card, you’ll now have an additional three months to meet the minimum spending requirement.
Get up to 30 Elite Nights Annually With Marriott Bonvoy Credit Cards
One of the best benefits of having a Marriott Bonvoy credit card just got even more lucrative. Marriott just updated the terms and conditions for its co-branded credit cards. Bonvoy members can now receive up to 30 elite qualifying nights per year just from having Marriott credit cards!
Earn 10x Bonus Miles When You Donate to Support Coronavirus Relief Efforts
It’s safe to say that COVID-19 is on everybody’s mind right now. One of the best things you can do—aside from practicing social distancing—is to donate money to organizations helping those suffering. And now, thanks to American Airlines’ partnership with the American Red Cross, you can earn 10X bonus miles per dollar on all donations of $25 or more.
Airline, Hotel Programs Begin Limiting Non-Travel Redemption Options
Three loyalty programs have now suspended the ability to redeem points for most non-travel-related rewards, blaming circumstances resulting from COVID-19. More airline and hotel loyalty programs may follow suit with similar restrictions in the coming days/weeks as travel companies try to preserve cash.
Hyatt, American Airlines Offer Reciprocal Shortcuts to Elite Status
Hyatt and American Airlines have launched a new round of reciprocal fast track elite challenges. With this promotion, elites of both programs will have the opportunity to quickly earn elite status with the other by completing qualifying activity.
Stay Twice, Earn a Free Night With These Three Hotel Brands
Wyndham, Best Western, and Choice have each launched promotions offering a free night after completing as few as two paid nights. However, the rules and rewards vary for each. Here are the details and links to register for these potentially lucrative promotions.
Air France, KLM, and Virgin Atlantic Launch New Award Partnership
Air France and KLM recently launched a new partnership with Virgin Atlantic, making both Flying Club and Flying Blue miles even more valuable. You’ll now have the ability to book partner awards on either airline using the other’s currency. In this article, we’re digging into the new partner award options to highlight the best values.
Buy Avianca LifeMiles With up to 140% Bonus + Discounted Premium Star Alliance Awards
Here at AwardWallet, we’re big fans of Avianca’s LifeMiles program. Avianca LifeMiles is currently running two lucrative promotions. If used together, you can save big on Star Alliance travel to Asia!
Achieve Your 2020 Travel Goals With Points and Miles
The new year is well and truly underway! If you’ve resolved to travel more in 2020, we’re going to show you how points and miles are the perfect vehicle to help you accomplish your travel goals without breaking the bank.
Amex Offers: A Beginner’s Guide to Saving Money
Amex Offers are one of the most underrated benefits available to American Express cardmembers. If you like saving money and traveling for pennies on the dollar, it’s time to take a closer look at how these promotions can put extra cash in your pocket and supercharge your Membership Rewards earning strategy.