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Today’s Credit Card Application Results – All Approvals Again!

During my last application spree I applied and was approved for the following cards: Citi: CitiBusiness AAdvantage Platinum Select American Express: Hilton Honors Surpass Card and The Blue Business Plus Credit Card Chase: British Airways Visa Signature (not subject to the 5/24 rule) Bank of America: Alaska Airlines Visa Signature Today, I went for these: Citi AAdvantage Platinum…

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Trouble finding business class award space to Europe? Here are your best bets

Singapore Airlines' New Business Class onbaord the A350. Source: Singapore Airlines

Everyone wants to fly in the flashiest, latest and greatest business class seats. Good luck getting in on that deal. With more points than ever on the open market, finding award space on popular and well known airlines is ever more difficult. Want to use 57,500 AAdvantage miles to get to Europe in American Airlines…

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Hawaiian Airlines MasterCard Stealth 50,000 Mile Sign-Up Bonus

Earlier this morning I wrote about needing to keep close track of the expiration date of your Hawaiian Miles. However, during my 45 minutes on the phone, the rep told me about a special, phone-only increased sign-up offer for the Hawaiian Airlines MasterCard from Barclays. If you call Hawaiian Airlines customer service at 1-877-HA-MILES (1-877-426-4537)…

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Easy points: Lyft rides now earn Delta SkyMiles

Effective today, Delta SkyMiles members can earn miles on every dollar they spend with ride-sharing app Lyft. The Delta-Lyft partnership is the first such agreement between a ride sharing company and an airline. The only similar existing partnership is between Uber and hotel partners including Hilton, IHG and Starwood Preferred Guest. Unlike the bonus agreement involving…

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NYTimes on the AmEx-Chase War

Charles Duhigg over at the New York Times discusses the battle between American Express and Chase for new cardmembers. While much ink has been spilled about the huge success of the Chase Sapphire Reserve and the massive amount of free social media advertising that Chase benefitted from, this article covers the launch of the CSR…

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