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The Best Small Business Card Earns 2 Points per Dollar on Everything!

The new Blue Business Plus Credit Card from American Express was just announced this week, and I think it’s shaping up to be one of the best options for small business owners. I was already thinking of opening a Business Gold Rewards Card. Show More Summary

Hotel Review: Andaz Mayakoba Resort

Andaz Mayakoba is a new resort just north of Playa Del Carmen, Mexico that is within the Mayakoba Resort complex. The resort is surrounded by canal-like lagoons and tropical vegetation with plenty of nature trails to explore. With all the canals crisscrossing the various resorts in Mayakoba, it made it feel like a tropical Amsterdam.

Sock Delivery Service Lets You ‘Rock Out With Your Sock Out’

I hate shopping. If it were up to me, everything would just be delivered. Even when I need a brick-and-mortar store for some reason, I “man shop”. That is, I have in mind what I want, I go to that section, and I make my purchase. Then I quickly leave. Show More Summary

3 Great Things About the New Amex Blue Business Plus Card

The new Amex Blue Business Plus card is out and it is a great card to get! Find out about 3 special things with this new card and why you should consider it. The post 3 Great Things About the New Amex Blue Business Plus Card appeared first on Running with Miles.

Special Deal: MLB TV for 50% Off Regular Subscription Price

Get a great MLB TV deal to watch your favorite team for the rest of the 2017 season! This is the best price yet this year! The post Special Deal: MLB TV for 50% Off Regular Subscription Price appeared first on Running with Miles.

How Does It Feel To Lose Your Gold Status?

British Airways Gold is one of the highest levels you can achieve in the Executive Club. This is the equivalent to oneworld Emerald which is the highest level in the alliance. To achieve this at British Airways you need to accumulate 1,500 tier points in one year. My first post on Travel Update was about […]

Planespotting: MD-80/90 & Boeing 717

Pilots, planespotters and aviation buffs can quickly recognize nearly every aircraft type from the ground or in the air. But it’s not so easy for the rest of us. To help TravelSkills readers confidently recognize what they see overhead or out on the runway, we offer a series of posts dedicated to planespotting. Show More Summary

Is the Trick to Save on United Award Close-In Ticketing Fees Dead?

For years, there was a way to book United award tickets within 21-days without ever having to pay a close-in ticketing fee (which is $75 for those without any status). In summary, one could simply book their desired award ticket on a...Show More Summary

Raise Memorial Day Sale; Extra 3% Off Select Brands

Gift card reseller Raise has a Memorial Day sale that will give you an extra discount on already discounted gift cards

Introduction: 2 Moms, a Baby, and 1,624 Miles

Introduction: 2 Moms, a Baby, and 1,624 Miles (this post) Exploring Louisiana’s Creole Nature Trail One Fine Monday in the Big Easy Review: Hotel St. Marie, New Orleans Review: Phoenix All Suites Hotel, Gulf Shores, Alabama Sun, Sand, and Seafood on the Redneck Riviera Back in Time: The Historic Homes of St. Show More Summary

Is the (hot, new) Blue Business? Plus Credit Card from American Express worth it?

If you're looking to dip your toes into the business card world, the Blue Business? Plus Credit Card from American Express could be a great way to start!

Plotting My Next Adventure: Saudia First Class & RwandAir Business Class

My summer is already pretty booked up when it comes to travel, as I'm headed to the Azores, Italy, and have several other destinations I'm trying to hit up, including Mongolia, every country in Europe I haven't yet visited, the Faroe Islands, and Greenland. Show More Summary

Triple British Airways Avios Points

If you have some shopping to do you can earn triple British Airways Avios points this week shopping at selected retailers through the British Airways Shopping Portal. There is bound to be some good sales this weekend in honor of Memorial Day. Show More Summary

I Just Got a 34? Ultrawide Monitor for $229.99, It’s Awesome (Deal Alive to 5/28)

I just got a 34? ultrawide  monitor. A bit of an indulgence. I slipped the behemoth in under cover of dark hoping my wife wouldn’t… The post I Just Got a 34? Ultrawide Monitor for $229.99, It’s Awesome (Deal Alive to 5/28) appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.

More than 5K United miles per rental with Hertz [Targeted]

Last month, we reported on a promotion launched between SAS and Hertz that was awarding 5K SAS miles per Hertz rental. It was short lived — not long after, the terms were changed to require at minimum a 3-day rental (in the US) in order to earn the bonus. Show More Summary

Review: Qantas A380 First Class Sydney to Dubai

I hated to leave the superb Qantas first class lounge in Sydney, but I had been looking forward to this flight for months. Just to note, this review is from March 2015. I publish older reviews because they have never been previouslyShow More Summary

Simon Mall Gift Card Sale; Save at Lowe’s, iTunes and GameStop

Simon Malls have a new deal coming up next week on select third party gift cards while there's also a deal going on now.

Turn United and Hertz Promo Into Buying United Miles at 1 Cent Each (Targeted)

Airlines are more than happy to sell you miles directly for a usually pretty high fixed price that will sometimes dip a bit during promos and sales. However, you can also effectively “buy miles” for even less by strategically participating in some of their promotions and calculating how much it will cost you to earn the bonus miles. Show More Summary

American Express Quietly Introduces the Super Lucrative AmEx Blue Business Plus Credit Card

Without any notice, American Express rolled out a super lucrative, no-annual fee, business credit card through their affiliate channels. Prior to this offer, I used to highly recommend the SimplyCash® Plus Business Credit Card from American Express (related post) as a very strong no-annual fee business card. Show More Summary

Earn up to 24 Avios per Dollar Shopping Online through May 31

British Airways, like many airlines, has an online shopping portal — but I think they tend to have more and better promotions than the U.S. carriers. Now through May 31, you can earn triple Avios on all shopping purchases. You can even...Show More Summary

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