Skye Class

Staff Writer

Skye joined the AwardWallet team in 2019. After leaving his full-time job in 2014 to travel the world, he’s created his own website SkyeTravels.com to make traveling a reality for everyone, no matter their financial means. He’s a big fan of reward program for anyone with a credit card, and has used several of the programs himself.

Skye can most often be found working diligently in a cafe somewhere in the world. So far he’s been to 51 countries and counting. He travels the world in a van, never content to stay in the same place for long (unless it’s at the top of a mountain overlooking a beautiful sea).

Earn a Free Night or Up to 7,500 Bonus Miles Through New Member Bonuses [One Offer Ends Tuesday]

New member bonuses are a great way to earn bonus points and free nights when signing up for airline and hotel programs. Here’s a round-up of some of the hotel and airline membership programs currently giving bonuses for new members -— including Mariott, Hilton, and Qatar Airways. One new member bonus is ending tomorrow, so this is your last chance to sign up under this promotion.

Get an Extra 5% Cash Back This Week Using Citi Cards

Just in time for all of us to do a lot of online shopping for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Citi is offering an extra 5% cash back when you charge online purchases to your Citi card. However, you’re going to need to enroll before you’ll get the savings. With all the deals available online this week, this is a great opportunity to get up to $25 back on your spending – in addition to all of the other savings!

Amex Offers: Get Up to $150 Cashback (or 15,000 Bonus Points) on Airfare, Hotel, Car Rentals

There’s currently a bounty of travel-related Amex Offers available to cardmembers ready to hit the road. Targeted cardmembers can earn up to $150 cashback by using an enrolled Amex card at eligible merchants — which include Delta, Marriott, Hyatt, Hilton, IHG, Silvercar, Avis, Hertz, and more. Here’s a round-up of the top hotel and car rental Amex Offers available now.

Earn 10,000 Bonus Hilton Points on Your First Hilton WorkSpaces Booking

With travel at a fraction of what it once was, hotels are looking for alternative ways to fill rooms. One way many hotels are trying to do so is to offer rooms to workers as office space. As part of this shift, Hilton rebranded its day-use rooms as WorkSpaces. And, as an added incentive to try them out, Hilton is offering 10,000 bonus points for completing your first “stay”.

Get a 30% Transfer Bonus When Converting Hotel Points To Avios

Now through December 9, British Airways Executive Club members will get 30% bonus Avios when converting hotel points from participating hotel brands. We’ve seen this deal in the past, although it’s usually been a 35% bonus. Still, this could be a good opportunity to top off your Avios account if needed.